Sports Clubs

Neeli and the Rugby Club

The Sport Club program offers participants the opportunity to get involved with a sport at a higher level than traditional intramural play. Clubs practice regularly and many compete against other University club teams. Many participate in conferences and compete for league and national championships. To find out about any club listed just contact the listed person. New clubs are being added all the time. If you're interested in seeing one started please come by the Intramural Office.

If you are interested in starting or becoming part of a University of Louisville Sports Club, click here for more information.

Online Gaming PictureNew!  We are partnering with the Cardinal Gaming Club to provide online gaming options during the ongoing social distancing initiative. Anyone who wishes to find online gaming partners will need to download the Discord program at or get the Discord app in your mobile device's app store. After installing, the Cardinal Gaming Discord server can be found at Use the command "!confirm" to see the Cardinal Gaming chat channels set up for various games. For further assistance, you can contact the Cardinal Gaming Club at or


Sports Club Contacts




Aikido Club

Adam Roehrig


Badminton Club

Charles Norton


Ballroom Dance Club @DancingCards

James Beggan
Tyler Settle


Bowling Club (Men's & Women's)

Aaron Hare (Head Coach)


Cricket Club

Karthik Kalvakuri


Fencing Club

Anthony Gathright


Ice Hockey Club @UofLIceHockey

Brian Graham (Head Coach)


JuJutsu Club

Matthew Hawthorne


K'Motion Dance Club

Kaylee Boyd


Kempo Karate Club

Jeremy Briley


Lacrosse Club (Men's) @UL_Lacrosse

Ryan McCauley (Head Coach)
Braden Carver


Lacrosse Club (Women's)

Dean Walker (Head Coach)
Kathryn Van Belleghem


Rugby Club (Men's) @uoflrugby

Emil Walton (Head Coach)
Matthew Daigle


Running Club (Runners of Louisville) @runners_of_louisville

Evan Heitz 812-399-9938

Soccer Club (Men's) @uoflclubsoccer

Caleb Russell
Nathan Cecil
Robbie Hawkins


Sports Officials Club

Kat Halbleib 502-852-6707

Tabletop Gaming Club @tabletopgaminguofl

McKay Thacker


Tennis Club

Christiano Trojani


Ultimate Frisbee Club (Men's)

Tyler Boyer 502-417-6483

Ultimate Frisbee Club (Women's)

Mollie Morris


Volleyball Club (Men's) @LvillemensVB

William Smart


Volleyball Club (Women's) @villeclubvball

Olivia Murphy


Wrestling Club

Mike Clark


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Aikido A martial art that practices disarming your opponent without inflicting physical harm. The club practices in the SRC on Tuesdays from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Fridays from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, and Saturdays from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  Click here for more information about the Aikido Club.

Badminton Instruction and practice in this fast paced game is given by Charles Norton, who was a badminton official at the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. The club practices in the SRC Gym on Friday evenings from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.

Ballroom Dance aka "Dancing with the Cards" This instructional group consists of students learning many different styles of ballroom dance. Dances include many traditional as well as modern disciplines. Practices are held on Tuesday evenings from 7-10:00pm in the SRC Aerobics room. For more info on the Ballroom Dance Club click here.

Bowling (Men's and Women's) The Men's and Women's Bowling Clubs are both recreational and competitive clubs. The groups practice at Ten Pin Strike and Spare on Sunday evenings from 8:00pm - 10:00pm and competes on the weekends against other local and regional collegiate club teams.

Fencing Instruction provided for all skill levels from beginner to olympic levels. The club participates in regional and national competitions and practices at SRC on Mondays from 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM, Wednesdays from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, and Saturdays from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

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Ice Hockey The Ice Hockey club competes with other club and amateur teams in the Midwest. Practices are held at Iceland Arena on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:15pm to 10:15pm. Click here for the Ice Hockey Club schedule!

JuJutsu Club This club provides instruction in Hontai Yoshin Ryu Jujutsu, a traditional Japanese Jujutsu system. The club’s primary training session is Wednesday evenings from 8:30 PM to 10:00 PM in the SRC Mat Room, with an additional training session on Sunday afternoons from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM in the SRC Mat Room. For more information about our JuJutsu Club, click here.

Kempo Karate This is a martial art that focuses on personal development with no competitions. The club practices at SRC on Monday and Thursday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Click here for more information about the Kempo Karate Club.

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Lacrosse (Men's) This club is dedicated to promoting the recreational pursuit of Lacrosse at UofL, while competing regionally against other colleges and universities. The Men's club competes in the National Collegiate Lacrosse League. Men's practices are held at the SRC Field on Mondays and Wednesday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM.



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Rugby (Men's) The Rugby Club is a group that focuses on competitive Rugby in the local and regional area. Team meetings are held in the SRC Room 107 every Monday night at 5:00 PM. Practices are held at the SRC Field on Wednesdays and Fridays from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, and in Cherokee Park Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, with home matches in Cherokee Park. Click here for more information about the Men's Rugby Club!


Running Club (Runners of Louisville) A club which pursues a mutual interest in running as a fitness, competitive, and social activity. Meetings are held Tuesdays at 6:00pm in the SRC Room 110.Click here for more information about the Running Club.

Sports Officials The Sports Officials Club of Louisville (SOL) brings together students who are employed by the Intramural Department to officiate major team sports. Members are also given officiating opportunities locally outside the University, as well as regional and national Extramural tournaments.

Tabletop Gaming A new club promoting the growing trend of group tabletop boardgaming. The club meets on Friday afternoons from 1:00-5:00pm in the classrooms in the Student Recreation Center. Click here for more information about the Tabletop Gaming Club

Tennis Club The Tennis Club offers professional coaching and teams made up of different ability levels, which allows both inexperienced and experienced players to join and participate in a fun and comfortable environment. Practices are held at the Bass Rudd Tennis Center on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM. For more information about the Tennis Club click here.

Ultimate Frisbee (Men's and Women's) Practices are held at the SRC Field on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The clubs practice on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:30pm to 10:00pm. For more information about the Ultimate Frisbee Club click here!

Volleyball Club (Men's and Women's) Men's practices are held on the SAC Gym Monday and Wednesday evenings from 7-9pm, and the Women's practices are held in the SAC Gym on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7-9pm. 


Sports Club Federation

The Sports Club Federation consists of one delegate from each of the currently recognized sports clubs. These delegates meet three times per semester do discuss current club issues and report on club activities.

Sports Club Federation IDs

Sports Club membership is not limited to university students, faculty, and staff. Community members are allowed in all of our non-competitive clubs, at the discretion of the individual clubs. Club membership should never be more then 50% community members. Those community members must purchase a Sports Club Federation ID, at the cost of $27/semester, in order to gain entrance into club facilities. This ID is valid only during the times of scheduled club practices and does not allow the community member access to Intramural Sports facilities at any other times. This ID can be purchased in the Student Recreation Center Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm.

Engagement Through Participation

Through the administration of club functions, the sports club program provides many opportunities for students to gain valuable experience in leadership development, collaboration skills, organizational skills, improved physical skill development and addition of lifetime sport skills. The club program also provides a very positive venue for students to become engaged with the university, promoting the development of a strong sense of community and ownership with the university.

kempo karateSports clubs at the University of Louisville are governed by the Sport Club Federation, made up of one representative from each organization. The Federation is currently comprised of 24 clubs. New clubs are constantly being formed. If you have an interest in helping to form a club not listed here, contact David Rice, Sport Club Coordinator at 852-6707.


Intramural Sports

Student Recreation Center

2030 South Fourth Street

University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky 40208

Office Hours

M-F 8:00am to 5:00 pm

No holiday hours


SRC Tel (502) 852-6707

HSC Tel (502) 852-3115

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