Have Fun with January's Freshest Events

Start 2014 with a big smile on your face by getting involved in a campus event. UBC Recreation has a great slate of events planned for January. Whether your idea of fun is spending a night trying something new or goofing off with your friends on giant inflatables, these events will have you smiling in no time.


Winter Racquet Sports Tournament 2014 – Wednesday, January 15 (4:00 – 7:00pm) @ the Student Recreation Centre

Choose from either a badminton or table tennis tournament as part of this celebration of racquet sports. The badminton tournament offer’s Men’s and Women’s singles and Mixed doubles play while the table tennis event features singles play. All skill levels are welcome.


On the Button Curling Bonspiel – Saturday, January 18 (6:00 – 8:30pm or 8:30 – 10:00pm) @ Richmond Curling Club

Hurry Hard! Sweep those winter blues away with a fun night of curling. Whether it’s your first time on the ice or you’re a seasoned sweeper, this tournament is a great way to experience one of Canada’s favourite pastimes.


Winter Futsal Classic – Friday, January 24 (5:00pm – 2:00am) @ the Student Recreation Centre

The Winter Fustal Classic promises to bring some intense football (soccer) action into the SRC. Co-ed teams of 6-aside will compete to be crowned the fustal champions of UBC.


Gladiator – Thursday, January 30 (Choice of 2-hour time slot from 4:00pm – 12:00am) @ the Student Recreation Centre

Looking for a challenge of mind, body, and team? Prefer “unconventional” activities? Then come play with us at Gladiator! This event is filled with  non-stop action, guaranteed laughter, and the crowing in of UBC’s very own Gladiator.

*BONUS* Versus – Wednesday, February 5 (5:00 – 10:00pm)

Take part in this role play game by yourself, or even better with friends. Can you beat the challenges? Will you make it to the end? There is only one way to find out! Enlist now, on the BUC website and get ready for some role play fun.