The URI club sports program consists of 20 competitive teams with approximately 600 participants. Organized and managed by students with guidance from coaches and the coordinator of club sports, club teams practice several times weekly and compete against other colleges and universities both regionally and nationally.
Club Sports News
Sailing: New Leaders at the Helm
by Lucas Masiello ’24 KINGSTON, RI – The Rhode Island Sailing Team is excited to welcome Head Coach Matthew Peter to the team. Joining the Rams after a two-year stint as assistant coach at the U.S. Naval Academy, during which Navy won both Coed Fleet and Team Race Nationals, Coach Peter brings elite-level coaching experience […]
Sailing: Rams Wins McMillan, Sail Kennedy Cup, Open Atlantic Coast Trophy, Women’s Atlantic Coast Championship
by: Lucas Masiello ’24 ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Rhode Island Sailing Team competed in a number of late-season interconference regattas, winning the MacMillan Cup for the first time in 52 years and competing in the Women’s Atlantic Coast Championship and Open Atlantic Coast Trophy. Hosted by the U.S. Naval Academy, the McMillan Cup is the […]
Sailor Spotlight: Olympian Okyanus Arikan
by Lucas Masiello ’24 ENOSHIMA, JPN- Skippering in A-Fleet at interconference women’s regattas as a freshman for the Rhode Island Sailing Team, Okyanus Arikan ’26 is no stranger to being the youngest in a fleet. At 16 years old, Arikan is the youngest sailor to ever compete in an Olympic Games. Furthermore, Arikan is the […]
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The club sports program is partially funded through student activity fees, with additional support from membership dues, fundraising events and activities, as well as alumni gifts and corporate contributions. Team members are required to help offset the cost of travel, equipment, uniforms, and officiating and game expenses.
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