Media Release: Tuesday 19 April 2022
UniSport Australia (UniSport) today is pleased to announce Scape Australia as the official accommodation partner of the University Basketball League Australia (UBL), providing accommodation to all eleven universities when they travel throughout the 2022 home and away season.
UniSport CEO, Mark Sinderberry believes this partnership reflects both organisations desire to offer a new solution to the challenges they face in our respective sectors. “UBL is an innovative competition that engages student-athletes and universities in a new way. Scape Australia offers an experience in student living that is unique in Australia” Sinderberry said.
After working with Scape Australia in 2021 through the inaugural season of UBL, “we are delighted to expand the partnership in 2022 to give student-athletes and staff quality student accommodation options while travelling interstate” Sinderberry said.
Scape Australia is part of a global company specialising in providing student accommodation options on the east coast of Australia. Scape has redesigned student living, putting the students' needs at the heart of everything they do. Established in 2013, Scape Australia has properties in the major cities Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne.
Scape Executive Chairman, Craig Carracher spoke of the new partnership with UniSport. “We’re pleased to partner with UniSport, in particular the University Basketball League Australia, hosting the teams in our Scape Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide locations. Not only is Sport an essential part of the Australian lifestyle but well proven to show positive effects to our student’s overall mental and physical wellbeing improving their academic performance and setting these future leaders up for success.”
For more information on Scape Australia: www.scape.com.au
The University Basketball League Australia (UBL) is a national university basketball competition first established in 2021. Eleven universities from five states across Australia participate in the competition in both men’s and women’s divisions. The eight-week competition will see 110 games played in a home and away format on university campuses. All games are live streamed free and on demand through UniSportTV.
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UniSport Australia (UniSport) is the peak body for university sport in Australia. 43 universities are members of UniSport, representing a population of over one million students. UniSport’s ambition is to become an integral partner to Australian universities and to deliver an outstanding student experience at our national intervarsity competitions.
More information on UniSport: www.unisport.com.au
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