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The UBC TSC Nordic Ski Club is Back. Back to practice.

The UBC TSC Nordic Ski Club is Back. Back to practice.

It’s been almost eight months since the pandemic hit hard in Canada. COVID-19 put an early end to many events happening all over the world and cut many sports seasons short. The Nordic ski team has been itching to get …

We are Back! Meet the 2020/2021 UBC Cycling Executives

We are Back! Meet the 2020/2021 UBC Cycling Executives

2020 may be the Year of COVID, but we’d like to think it is also the Year of the Bike! A huge bike craze swept over Vancouver this past summer and we are amazed at how much the cycling community …

UBC TSC Men’s Tennis Runathon FUNDRAISER

UBC TSC Men’s Tennis Runathon FUNDRAISER

 

 

On Sunday, November 8th 2020, the UBC Men’s Tennis Team will be participating in a collective 100km run to help fundraise for our upcoming 2020-2021 season.

As a self-funded team, we fund our own practice and competition …

The 6 Types of Players on Your Soccer Team

The 6 Types of Players on Your Soccer Team

 

The Kick it Back Soccer Tournament is here! That means that it is time to put your team together. A squad of soccer players united together to play a game they love, and have the most fun they can. …

Unveiling the 2020/2021 UBC TSC Triathlon Team

After an intense virtual tryout period, the TSC Triathlon team is excited to announce our new athletes for the 2020/2021 school year. Last week, we held our COVID-safety meeting, where we outlined our safety protocols for in-person practices starting soon! …

Launch of Canada’s 24-Hour Movement Guidelines

Launch of Canada’s 24-Hour Movement Guidelines

by Ben Lipovski

 

Have you heard? Canada’s new movement guidelines are here!

Canada’s first ever 24-hour movement guidelines for adults integrates recommendations for physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and sleep. Following the 24-hour movement guidelines can make your whole day …

‘Sorting’ Out Some New Traditions for TSC Quidditch!

This fall has been full of change, not just for the all the plants around us preparing to sleep through this winter, but also for us students – adjusting to online classes, new routines, and new ways of connecting with …

Meet our new TSC Alpine Skiing athletes!

Meet our new TSC Alpine Skiing athletes!

It’s official, the first snow of the season has fallen, and we couldn’t be more excited to get on skis and start hitting gates. In spite of the tumult around conference racing this year (with us being unable to travel …

TSC Triathlon ZOOMing into the School Year

 

With the new school year in full swing and tryouts just around the corner, TSC Triathlon is reflecting on a successful end to summer and looking forward to an exciting year ahead!

 

Longest Week of the Year

As …

UBC TSC Women’s Ultimate Season Update

As the school year continues and with COVID-19’s continual spread, it may be possible that this season will be quite similar to how our last season ended: too quickly. With this global pandemic, we can never really predict how things …