Intramural Sports

Intramural Sports

Flag Football

What is Intramural Sports? Intramural Sports is an organized recreational sport league program. Participants can join as a team or register as a Free Agent and be put on a team of other Free Agents with similar skill level and availability. When you play Intramural Sports, you’ll get the chance to try something new, make friends and play in a safe and fun environment.

Fall Registration Now Open

Activities are available to register online, in person or by phone. September 18: registration deadline
Maximum registration numbers are based on facility availability – register early as some leagues will reach capacity before the registration deadline.

Choose Your League
Interested in joining an Intramural league? check out our registration instructions or visit our IMLeagues page for sport-specific descriptions, rules and regulations.

Fall Leagues
Badminton Ball Hockey Basketball Dodgeball
Flag Football Futsal Ice Hockey Volleyball
Who can play?
All MRU Students MRU Employees (18+) MRU Alumni (18+) Rec Members (18+) General Public (18+)
NOTE: Only MRU students and Recreation members can register for Free Agent spots and subs. Due to limited facility availability, some leagues may be restricted to Recreation members (continuous or annual). Memberships must remain current for the entire duration of the activity.

League Definitions - all skill levels welcome!
Intramural Sports will make every effort to accommodate the unique schedules and skill levels of all participants. Divisions may be combined if registration numbers are not high enough to create individual leagues.

Casual (beginner) Semi-competitive (intermediate) Competitive (advanced)
First-time participants or those who have had little-to-no previous experience with the sport and minimal (if any) understanding of sport rules. This league is for players who want to have fun, develop skills and meet like-minded individuals in a comfortable environment. Participants have varying levels of experience with sport and understanding of sports rules. This league should appeal to players looking for a semi-competitive environment with a focus on being social and having fun. Veteran (expert) participants or those who have a high-to-very high level of skill. A great way to continue your love of sport and stay active after you’ve retired from your high school or post-secondary teams. Being active while having fun is the ultimate goal.

Meet the TeamThe Intramural Student Program Coordinators (SPC) are responsible for the daily management of the Intramural Sports program. These students create schedules, assist with registration, train officials and ensure each league runs smoothly.

Want to join our team? Check out our employment opportunities page for positions currently available with Intramural Sports.
Who What How
Intramurals Office (U125) General Inquiries mru.intramural@gmail.com / 403.440.5917
Austin MacEachen Badminton mru.badm@gmail.com
Kara Myers Ball Hockey mru.ballhockey@gmail.com
Evan Kaake Basketball mru.basketball@gmail.com
TBD (applications wanted) Dodgeball mru.dodgeball@gmail.com
Bolu Opeodu Flag Football mru.flagfootball@gmail.com
Louis Obukohwo Futsal mru.futsal@gmail.com
Brock Leavins Ice Hockey mru.icehockey@gmail.com
Francesca Maestrello Volleyball mru.volleyball@gmail.com

   Frequently Asked Questions

Follow the instructions available on the Registration Instructions page.
For info on how to register for IMLeagues, please view the registration instruction video.

IMLeagues Registration Instruction Video

IMLeagues Registration Link

IMLeagues is the scheduling and standings service for the majority of university intramural departments across North America.
Yes, just register as a Free Agent and pay the Individual registration fee by the deadline. For team sports, the Intramural Organizing Conveners will form teams consisting of all the registered Free Agents. Follow the instructions on the Registration Instruction page to sign up as an 'Individual'
Yes, after registering, contact your league's convener via email and request that you and your friend be placed on the same team. Email addresses can be found in the Contact Us section below..
MRU students, Recreation members (staff, faculty and alumni) and the general public over the age of 18 are welcome to participate in Intramural Sports. However, if you want to register as an 'Individual', you must be an MRU student or Recreation members – non-member public cannot register.

NOTE: Only MRU students and Recreation members can register for Ice Hockey (teams & individuals).
Each sport league has different requirements:
 
Sport Max on Area of Play Default # (min. to play) Max on Game Sheet Max on Roster
Ice Hockey 6 (including goalie) 5 20 Unlimited
Volleyball 6 4 12 Unlimited
Basketball 5 4 12 Unlimited
Futsal 5 (including goalie) 4 12 Unlimited
Flag Football 5 4 12 Unlimited
Dodgeball 6 4 12 Unlimited
Defaults occur if a team fails to appear or is not ready to play ten minutes after the scheduled start time.

A sportsmanship rating of 0 will be given to the defaulting team and the team that shows up will be given the highest sportsmanship rating of 4. If a team defaults, they are required to pay a $50 default bond to Recreation (U130) within 48 hours of their defaulted game and will lose 3 points in the standings. If a team does not pay the bond, they will be removed from the league. The default bond will be returned to the team once the season has ended provided they have not defaulted a second time.
Teams eligible to have their default bond returned may pick up their bond 24 hours after their last game from the Customer Service Centre.

NOTE: The default bond rule does not apply to individual teams.
Forfeits will be accepted 48 hours in advance of the scheduled game by contacting your league convener via email. Teams that forfeit will not be charged a default and will not lose points in the standings. A sportsmanship rating of 1 will be given.
By the registration deadline, prior to signing up on IMLeagues.
The fee varies depending on the league. Please consult the leagues and tournament page on ePlay or the Customer Service Centre at 403.440.6517.

Ice Hockey: Sticks, socks, pants, shin pads, shoulder pads, elbow pads, CSA approved helmet and full cage, gloves and jock/jill straps.
NOTE: Recreation does not provide any equipment for players to borrow.

Volleyball, Basketball, Dodgeball, Futsal, Badminton and Flag Football: Athletic shoes, shorts and a shirt.
Games are all played at Flames Community Arenas.
The address is 2390 – 47 Avenue SW.
Yes. ID must be presented at every game to the supervisor.
In addition, if you are using equipment for Ice Hockey, a piece of ID (not your Campus Card) must be left for collateral.


NOTE: You will not be eligible to play if you do not present your Campus Card or photo ID to the sport supervisor at every game. No ID = No play.
All the schedules are available on IMLeagues.
Some sports will take individuals after the registration deadline. Please contact the individual Sport Convener via email to check for availability.