Department of Recreation and Wellness

Sport Clubs

The Sport Clubs Program is designed to assist and develop the interests and skills of team members in specific sports. The traditional focus of club teams is on seeking intercollegiate competition with representative teams from other clubs, schools, colleges, or universities. There are some sport clubs, however, organized solely for recreational or instructional purposes.

Sport clubs present a unique learning opportunity for those students who choose to form, lead, and expand their clubs. Students elect their own officers, draft their own constitutions, determine practice days and times, schedule facility space, set up playing schedules with other teams, and locate and pay officials for home contests. Officers in sport clubs truly learn what the term "student development" means.

Register Your Team

All required documents and forms relating to the registration and operation of Sport Clubs at BGSU are located on the Sport Club Black Board Community site.  Download the Sport Club Handbook.


To enroll in this community, please contact the Sport Clubs Office at 419.372.2464 or email inquiries to Scott Sehmann at

The Sport Clubs Handbook also contains all operational procedures and policies.

Returning Clubs

Team Registration occurs each fall with the completion of the Sport Club Updates Form being submitted by an officer of each club to the Sport Clubs Office.

The information submitted reflects the club's goals and objectives and provides the Sport Clubs staff details to share with prospective members upon receiving inquiries. A completed Sport Club Updates Form can be submitted via an attachment in email or in person to the Sport Clubs Office located at 130 Perry Field House.

Forming a New Club

The opportunity exists for individuals or groups of students to apply for official sponsorship as a competitive club.  Information regarding this process can be attained by scheduling a meeting with the Assistant Director of Sport Clubs. The Petition for New Organizations can be submitted in person to the Sport Clubs Office located in 130 Perry Field House.



Contact Us

Phone: 419.372.2464, Fax: 419.372.8044
Mail: Perry Field House,
Room 130
801 N. Mercer Road
Bowling Green, OH 43403

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