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Move U Crew 5-Day Challenge

Move U Crew 5-Day Challenge

From July 12 to July 16, your Move U Crew is challenging you to get active and get moving in a variety of ways! Each day will have a different challenge for you to complete for a chance to win …

Photo Cred: Bronwyn Davies

Quiz: What Running Shoe Should I Get?

by Ben Lipovski

If you are new to running, or even a veteran for that matter, picking a new running shoe can feel almost impossible! There are so many brands, models, and terms which may feel foreign to many! Ben, …

5 Beaches to Explore in Vancouver

5 Beaches to Explore in Vancouver

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The winter semester has come and gone and seasons are changing from Spring to Summer (officially) on June 20!

Goodbye Vancouver rain and hello summer sun! This summer, take some time for yourself, pack a picnic, and …

Easy & delicious recipes to try at home

Easy & delicious recipes to try at home

Miss dining out and food delivery just doesn’t taste as good? Be your own chef! These easy and delicious recipes will not only present you a satisfying meal but also a fulfilling cooking experience. They take around 30 minutes to …

ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge

ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge

ParticipACTION is Canada’s physical activity promotion brand encouraging Canadians to move more throughout their day. This month they are hosting the ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge, a Canada-wide, month-long physical activity initiative that encourages Canadians to get active in search …

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 …

5 Drinks to Keep You Cool for the Summer

5 Drinks to Keep You Cool for the Summer

Photo by: Kobby Mendez

Are you not cool enough for the summer? Fret not, as we bring you five refreshing drinks that will surely keep your body cool and your spirits high!

The following drinks are not only easy to …

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

Thunderbird Adult Soccer League Registration is Open!

Thunderbird Adult Soccer League Registration is Open!

Calling all Soccer Enthusiasts!

Registration for the 2021 Thunderbird Adult Soccer League is now open (previously called UBC Summer Soccer League)! Check out the information below on what you need to know for the only supervised and officiated league that …