Women’s Ultimate SC

Ellen Au-Yeung for Callahan 2018

Ellen Au-Yeung is the Callahan Nominee for the team this year. The Callahan Award was founded by Charles Kerr, and named for Henry Callahan, one of the original founders of Ultimate. Winners of this award show exceptional sportsmanship, leadership and …

Stanford Invite Recap: Historical 2nd Place Finish for the Thunderbirds

The past weekend, the Thunderbirds flew to California for the annual Stanford Invitational tournament. The tournament was plagued by many uncontrollable circumstances, with a last minute location change, and the heavy rain responsible for it. Additionally, a flight delay caused …

Bellingham Invite 2018: Thunderbirds go undefeated for third year in a row

On January 20ththe team headed down to Western Washington University to compete in the annual Bellingham Invitational. The one-day tournament had the Thunderbirds playing 4 games in a row, with the wind and cold getting progressively worse throughout …

2018 Roster Announcement

Introducing the roster for the 2018 season (Captains in bold, new additions in italics):

Akaya Blair
Brianne Wager
Cindy Li
Delaney Ignatieff
Denise Su
Ellen Au Yeung
Esther Au
Janelle Siwa
Jessie Tai
Joanna Lo
Judith Yeo
Julia Zhang
Kaitlyn …

U24 Team Canada Roster Announcement

Ultimate Canada recently released the roster for the 2018 U24 Canadian Teams. Not surprisingly, numerous athletes from the 2016 UBC Women’s roster have been selected to represent Canada at the world stage. Congratulations to Denise Su, Janelle Siwa, Naomi Morcilla, …

Stanford Invite Recap

Stanford Invite Recap

Stanford Invite 2017 marked the first regular season tournament for the UBC women’s ultimate team. Pool play saw the Thunderbirds facing Dartmouth, South California and Colorado College, ending with a 2-1 record. Next, the T-Birds faced off against Colorado Kali …

Douglas Bowl V Recap

Douglas Bowl V Recap

On the last weekend of reading week both the men’s and women’s ultimate teams headed over to the island for the fifth annual Douglas Bowl against the University of Victoria Vixens. Following a close 15-13 win for the UBC men’s …

Thunderbirds Go Undefeated at Bellingham Invite 2017

In early January 2017 Women’s Ultimate went down to Western Washington University for their first tournament of the season. Despite it being their first time playing together on a field because of the unusual Vancouver snow, the Thunderbirds came out …

TSC Brings Holiday Cheer to the Downtown Eastside

TSC Brings Holiday Cheer to the Downtown Eastside


For the first time since the program’s launch, seven UBC Thunderbirds Sports Clubs came together this holiday season to give back to the community and spread some cheer. With a family of five (two parents, and three children) in …

TSC FYI: 1st Annual Best of TSC Awards and Recognition Night

TSC FYI: 1st Annual Best of TSC Awards and Recognition Night


Sunday April 4th was the first annual Best of UBC Thunderbirds Sport Clubs Awards and Recognition Night – and it sure was a night to remember! 131 athletes, executives, coaches, and guests were in attendance for this special event, and …