Four T-Birds flying with Canada
Four current and former UBC Thunderbirds will be playing for the Canadian women’s national volleyball team, which is set to take part in three international events this summer.
Jun 11, 2013
UBC men’s golf team dominant in Canadian championship win
The Thunderbirds men’s golf team gave its most impressive performance of the season with victory at the Canadian University/College Championship.
Jun 5, 2013
Let the Games Begin! Canada’s Chef de Mission readies for Universiade 2013
Theresa Hanson’s first concern is safety and security.
May 30, 2013 - by Jean Kavanagh
A hunger for more
Emily Grainger was part of a turnaround team, and she’s not ready to stop winning
May 1, 2013 - by Heather Amos
You can go home again
UBC head cross-country coach Marek Jedrzejek takes his team to Poland for the World Championships
Mar 6, 2013 - by Heather Amos
Bieksa’s Buddies and UBC TBirds raise over $200,000 for charity
The UBC Thunderbird men’s hockey team lost 8-7 in an once-in-a-lifetime matchup against the Bieksa’s Buddies, a team of locked out NHL players, which raised more than $200,000 for charity.
Oct 18, 2012
Historic day for Gleadle in London
Former UBC Thunderbird Liz Gleadle made Canadian track and field history today at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London.
Aug 9, 2012
Mason finishes eighth; Gleadle into Olympic final
Former UBC Thunderbird Mike Mason capped off a great comeback year by finishing eighth in the men’s high jump at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London today.
Aug 8, 2012
New home for UBC Rugby
The University of British Columbia Department of Athletics and Recreation announces the opening of the $2.5 million Gerald McGavin Rugby Pavilion in October 2012.
Jul 31, 2012
Athletics director Bob Philip takes on new role at UBC
UBC Athletics Director Bob Philip has been appointed senior advisor to Vice President, Students Louise Cowin. Starting on July 16th, Philip will provide advice to the Vice President, Students as she embarks on ambitious new plans for athletics and recreation.
Jun 26, 2012