The UGM’s basket team has made another prideful achievement. Both the male and female teams of UGM have won gold medals in the Regional Student Sports Week (Pomda) 2011 held by Badan Pembina Olahraga Mahasiswa Indonesia (Bapomi), 21-23 March 2011 at GOR UNY. The male team won the gold after beating the UAJY team while the female team also beat the UAJY team.
Meanwhile, in the chess competition at Universitas Janabadra, 17-18 March the UGM team became the champion after gaining 3 gold medals and 2 silver, followed by UNY team with 1 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze. In the swimming competition (19/3), the UGM team gained 9 gold, 17 silver, and 8 bronze medals. This placed UGM in the second place, in the first place was UNY with 16 gold, 12 silver, and 11 bronze medals.
In athletics, the UGM team gained 1 gold, 3 silver, and 8 bronze, while in badminton 2 silver medals in female doubles and male single match.
The Sports Week in Yogyakarta 2011 was held from 1-31 March, followed by 25 universities in Yogyakarta. As many as 10 sports were competed, namely athletics, basketball, volleyball, badminton, chess, futsal, karate, pencak silat, swimiming and sepak takraw. UGM was represented in all numbers except sepak takraw.