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UBC to take part in 2017 Canadian University Men’s Rugby Championship

UBC to take part in 2017 Canadian University Men’s Rugby Championship

The field is now officially set for the 2017 Canadian University Men’s Rugby Championship.

UBC improves to 5-0 after triumph over TRU

UBC improves to 5-0 after triumph over TRU

After surrendering the first point of the match on Thursday night, the UBC Thunderbirds men’s volleyball team led the rest of the way, sweeping the Thompson Rivers WolfPack 3-0.

Harris named U SPORTS Player of the Year

Harris named U SPORTS Player of the Year

UBC goaltender Rowan Harris was honoured as the U SPORTS women’s field hockey Player of the Year Thursday night.

T-Birds host Mount Royal in Canada West quarter-final

T-Birds host Mount Royal in Canada West quarter-final

The Pacific Division champion UBC Thunderbirds host the Mount Royal Cougars in a Canada West quarter-final showdown on Friday at Thunderbird Stadium.

Thunderbirds take on Heat in season opener

Thunderbirds take on Heat in season opener

In a battle of the sister schools, the UBC Thunderbirds will take on the UBCO Heat in Kelowna to begin their 2017-18 Canada West seasons.

Thunderbirds travel to Alberta in final road swing

Thunderbirds travel to Alberta in final road swing

As the playoffs approach, the T-Birds are heading to Alberta for their final road trip of the regular season.

Thunderbirds’ offence explodes in rout of Vikes

Thunderbirds’ offence explodes in rout of Vikes

It was all UBC Thunderbirds all the time in their 5-0 win over the host UVic Vikes men’s soccer team on Oct. 5 at Centennial Stadium.

‘Birds bested by team China in OT thriller

‘Birds bested by team China in OT thriller

A remarkably improved Chinese national women’s hockey team handed the UBC Thunderbirds a 3-2 double overtime loss in a thrilling exhibition matchup.

‘Birds host undefeated Huskies in Homecoming battle

‘Birds host undefeated Huskies in Homecoming battle

Looking to build on last week’s home opener win, the Thunderbirds face their biggest test yet hosting the seventh ranked Saskatchewan Huskies for Homecoming on Saturday.

T-Birds look to rebound against local rivals

T-Birds look to rebound against local rivals

The UBC Thunderbirds women’s soccer team is back on the road this weekend with tough games in Langley Friday, and in Abbotsford Saturday.

‘Queen City’ clash of Canada West rivals

‘Queen City’ clash of Canada West rivals

November 5, 2016 seems like a long time ago, but it will be firmly etched into the grey matter of the Regina Rams when the UBC Thunderbirds visit Friday.

‘Birds fly in first half of 33-30 victory over Alberta

‘Birds fly in first half of 33-30 victory over Alberta

UBC Thunderbirds showed might on offense and defense in the first half of a Canada West non-conference game on Wednesday night.

From Mexico to Point Grey with Diego Alatorre

From Mexico to Point Grey with Diego Alatorre

UBC’s training camp has an international flare this year as recruit Diego Alatorre fights for a stating spot on the T-Bird offensive line.

‘Birds score big ‘Victory’ with latest signing

‘Birds score big ‘Victory’ with latest signing

The UBC men’s soccer team has signed a student-athlete who promises to be a dynamic piece of their attack in the 2017 season.

Twenty seasons and one play at a time for Blake Nill

Twenty seasons and one play at a time for Blake Nill

We sat down with Coach Nill to get his read on what it will take for the UBC Thunderbirds to make it to his 10th consecutive Hardy Cup.

Meet Team Canada: Taipei swan song for Thunderbirds

Meet Team Canada: Taipei swan song for Thunderbirds

The three Thunderbirds know they will be a big part of Team Canada’s mission to improve upon a somewhat disappointing seventh-place finish in 2015.

Four track and field alumni to compete at World Championships

Four track and field alumni to compete at World Championships

Four UBC Thunderbirds track and field alumni have been chosen to represent Canada at the upcoming IAAF World Championships.

Austin Glover joins T-Birds men hockey

Austin Glover joins T-Birds men hockey

The UBC Thunderbirds men’s hockey team has landed a coveted piece as 21-year-old forward Austin Glover has committed to join the roster this fall.

Thousands raised for KidSport at annual Swim-A-Thon

Thousands raised for KidSport at annual Swim-A-Thon

The Thunderbird Athletic Council is keeping busy over the summer. On June 28, Kitsilano Pool was the site of 9th annual KidSport Vancouver Swim-A-Thon.

Up to ten thousand campers will descend on UBC this summer

Up to ten thousand campers will descend on UBC this summer

Some of the thousands of students on UBC’s Point Grey campus are being replaced with nearly 10-thousand school age campers this summer.