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5 Ways to Get Moving with Friends

5 Ways to Get Moving with Friends

Summer is officially here, and with the province-wide restrictions easing, what fun way to celebrate by going outdoors and staying active with some friends!

The following are some ways to get moving with friends:

 

 

1. Go on

Drowning Prevention Week: July 18 – 24, 2021

Drowning Prevention Week: July 18 – 24, 2021

July and August mean sunny skies, busy beaches and lots of people out on the water. While rivers, lakes, and oceans may provide a way to escape the heat this summer, July and August also see a spike in drowning

Best Places to Relax on Campus

Best Places to Relax on Campus

The UBC campus is a beautiful space to explore and it has something for everyone! Whether you’re looking to roam winding paths for hours, or you just want to get out of your office or your house, we’ve compiled some …

Thinking of joining a team on Campus? Look no further!

Thinking of joining a team on Campus? Look no further!

Finding Your Team!

Whether it be varsity sport, Thunderbirds Sport Clubs or Intramurals, UBC boasts over 45 competitive teams to choose from at UBC, and the possibilities seem endless. Cracking a roster may be difficult at times, but all UBC …

Outdoor Summer Sports & Games to Try!

Outdoor Summer Sports & Games to Try!

What’s up, UBC?

Summer is here! With the summer comes a lot more sun, longer days and more time to be outside! Need some ideas for your next beach hangout or outdoor times with your friends? Check out these sports

Which Watersport Should You Try This Summer? (Quiz)

Which Watersport Should You Try This Summer? (Quiz)

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With an abundance of free time and warm weather upon us, there’s no better time to try your hand at a brand-new watersport, regardless of it you’re a certified water baby or feel more like fish out

UBC Recreation Graduating Students Pt 3

UBC Recreation Graduating Students Pt 3

All photos were taken with appropriate distancing measures in place.

“What makes a university experience is the extracurricular activities you partake in, the friends you get to share in an experience with, win a big game or share some laughs. …

Hiring Opportunities for Fall & Winter 2021/22

Hiring Opportunities for Fall & Winter 2021/22

UBC Athletics & Recreation will be hiring for Fall 2021 & Winter 2022 positions on June 4. There are a variety of paid part-time positions available for students starting in the fall. If you are a UBC student who is …

5 Nostalgic Outdoor Games for Spring

5 Nostalgic Outdoor Games for Spring

Did you know that a 2017 study by the University of Western Ontario found, on average, Canadian university students spend 11.88 ± 3.46 hours/day engaged in sedentary behaviors?

That’s half our day (not taking into account time spent sleeping)! Boredom …

UBC Recreation Graduating Students Pt 2

UBC Recreation Graduating Students Pt 2

All photos were taken with appropriate distancing measures in place.

“UBC Students are absolutely and essential for the design and delivery of so many of our campus programs. UBC Recreation’s students are incredible leaders in our community and our diverse …