UNIVERSITY SPORTS UNION OF
1968, University Sports Union of Nis (USUN) actually consists of sports
associations of the faculties of
University Sports Union of Nis organizes many students' sports events, but most important one is University Sports League, for the men and women competition in futsal, basketball, volleyball, handball, table tennis, chess, shooting and tennis. Also, students' open championships are organized, in judo, karate, cross, swimming, skiing and athletics. During the year, cup competitions take place as well, in the sports mentioned above (University Cup, USUN Cup, City Cup, etc). Beside sports competition, USUN organizes recreational sportive activities for students (swimming school, skiing course, etc).
USUN founded few students' sports clubs, under the name "Student": futsal, basketball (men, women), volleyball (men, women), chess, rugby and go club. All of them are now independent and they compete as professional clubs.
From 2000, within the USUN, there are new students' sports clubs, in futsal and volleyball, which compete under the name "Academian".
USUN is member of University Sports Union of Serbia, so it participates in the National University Championships and Universiades, both as competitor and organizer.
International program is realized through participating of
From year 2005, many sports teams from
basketball in Poland - 2005 (silver medal); football in Serbia (Nis) - 2005; handball in France - 2006; volleyball in Netherlands - 2006; football in Netherlands - 2006 (bronze medal); tennis in Netherlands - 2006; basketball in Portugal - 2006; futsal in Serbia - 2006; handball in Poland - 2007; volleyball in Italy - 2008; table tennis in Italy - 2008; futsal in Poland - 2008; handball in Serbia (Nis) - 2008.
Basketball team took part at
USUN organized great sports events, domestic and international. In year 1989, USUN was host of 8th Univerziade of SFR Yugoslavia, and in year 1997 organized first and only Univerziade of SR Yugoslavia. Two times, in 1994 and 1996, USUN was organizer of state championship of futsal. The most important international events were 3rd European university football championship (11th to 17th July 2005) and 3rd European university handball championship (21st -26th July 2008).
Members of the USUN Executive committee:
MA Nebojsa Jovanovic, president
Vesna Marinkovic, generaly secretar
Marko Djordjevic- PMF
Uros Urosevic - GAF
Nikola Andrejevic - Ekonomski
Bratislav Vukajlovic - Elektronski
Aleksandar Vuckovic - Pravni
Mihajlo Ilic - Filozofski
Marko Popovic - Fakultet sporta
Lazar Sosic - FZNR
Zoran Vujic - Visa