Check Out Term 1 Offerings for Intramural Events & Leagues

UBC Intramurals hosts numerous iconic events throughout the school year as well as offering various sport league options. Check out what’s new and upcoming for Term 1, and start saving the dates as these are events you won’t want to miss.

Additional information on events and leagues will be coming online over the coming weeks. Registration opens on September 1 for all Intramural programs!

Intramural Events 

Day of the LongBoat

September 25 – 26 | Registration opens September 1

This signature UBC event takes place on the shores of Jericho Beach as the largest voyageur canoe race in the world. Your team races in either just-for-fun or competitive heats to the finish line.

Great Escape

November 4 | Registration opens September 1

The whole of UBC campus is your playground where games, clues and people can be anywhere! Bring your brains and get ready for puzzles, games, brain teasers and challenges all designed to test you in ways you didn’t think possible, and of course some good old fashioned fun.

Learn more about The Great Escape


Get a glimpse into Day of The Longboat!

Gutterball Bowling

November 7 | Registration opens September 1

It doesn’t matter whether you roll a strike, spare, or split at this bowling tournament because you’ll have a ball! Gutterball Bowling features exciting glow in the dark bowling and is the perfect way to spend an evening with friends.

Learn more about Gutterball Bowling

Inner Tube Water Polo

November 18 | Registration opens September 1

After being a successful and integral part of Water Wars for many years Inner Tube Water Polo is coming back as its own event. The Inner Tube Water Polo League will pit CoRec teams against each other in the state-of-the-art UBC Aquatic Centre for Water Polo…in inner tubes!

Learn more about Inner Tube Water Polo 

Intramural Leagues

The following leagues will be back for Term 1! Grab your friends, your roommates, your coworkers, or any UBC students, staff, or faculty that you can find to sign up for the ultimate UBC experience. Participating in one (or more!) of our leagues is a great way to get moving, make new friends, de-stress, and make unforgettable memories on campus. What are you waiting for?

Registration opens September 1 for the following leagues:
  • Todd Ice Hockey League
  • Nitobe Basketball League
  • Handley Cup Soccer League
  • Cross Volleyball League
  • Dodgeball League
  • Ultimate League

Don’t have a team? Join our Free Agent Facebook Group to connect with other UBC Students looking to form a team!

Can’t wait to see you there!

PS. follow us on social media @ubcrec to get notifications for when registration opens!