Club Sports


Club Sports includes 24 Club Sport teams and 8 ASSU Voluntary Student Organization (VSO) Athletic Clubs that compete in intercollegiate competitions at the highest level. Many teams are also open to new and recreational participants. Whether you want to continue playing a sport or you want to try a new activity, there is a club sport for you at Stanford! Contact the team leaders here for specifics about practice times and participation.


The mission of Stanford Club Sports is to support intercollegiate competition for Club Sports teams at the highest level for each sport team by providing opportunity for student leadership development as well as appropriate resources to support team and individual success in development, training and competition.Priorities of Stanford Club Sports:

  • All teams participation in intercollegiate competition (but teams can have range of participation level from recreational to elite)
  • Opportunity for student leadership development
  • Access to needed resources

Club Sports Leadership 2013-2014

Associate Director for Campus Recreation – Sports and Physical Education: Pam Mahlow,
Coordinator for Club Sports and Intramural Sports: Claire Davis,
Assistant Director for Intramural Sports and Camps: Travis Jew,
Director of Marketing: Steve DiPaolo,

Executive Committee

Administrative Co-President: Michelle Teo (Women’s Rugby),
Financial Co-President: John Butterfield (Triathlon),
Committee Members: Irving Rodriguez (Men’s Soccer), Alex Paraschuk (Judo), Nicole Richardson (Women’s Rugby), Greg Heon (Men’s Ultimate) & Amy King (Triathlon)

Showdown Events 2014

  • January 7th: Squash vs. Hamilton
  • January 18th: Men’s Volleyball vs. Santa Clara
  • January 24th: Men’s Rugby vs. Santa Clara
  • January 25th: Men’s Ice Hockey vs. Cal
  • February 1st-2nd: Women’s Basketball hosts Winter Invitational
  • February 1st-2nd: Horse Polo vs. Cal Poly
  • February 16th: Running hosts Dish Race
  • February 22nd: Women’s Rugby vs. Cal
  • February 22nd-23rd: Ski and Snowboard @ Regional Championships @ Mammoth Mountain
  • March 1st: Women’s Volleyball vs. Cal Poly
  • March 1st-2nd: Ultimate Frisbee hosts Stanford Invitational
  • March 8th: Cycling hosts Road Race
  • March 8th: Men’s Lacrosse vs. Santa Clara
  • March 9th: Triathlon hosts Treeathlon
  • March 15th: Taekwondo vs. Cal
  • April 5th: Women’s Lacrosse vs. UNR
  • April 5th: Climbing vs. CCS Northern California Regional
  • April 5th-6th: Equestrian hosts Zones Championship
  • April 5th-6th: Baseball vs. UCLA