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“Moves with the Move U Crew” Podcast: Finger Stretches

 

The Moves with the Move U Crew podcast is back for another season! Move U Crew team lead Chelsea kicks off this season with a 7-minute episode to take care of your fingers during midterm season.

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A Recap of Water Wars 2023

A Recap of Water Wars 2023

UBC’s Water Wars event took place at the amazing Aquatic Centre on the evening of October 12. This event is a great example of UBC’s spirit of teamwork, camaraderie and friendly competition.

Mixed teams of 6-8 people competed in aquatic …

Join the Great Trek Relay!

Join the Great Trek Relay!

Join the annual Great Trek for a ‘Jaunt Through Musqueam Territory’ on Saturday, October 28th, 2023 (formerly known as the Fall Classic).

Unknown to many is the Arts ’20 Relay—a race from the original UBC campus, where Vancouver General …

UBC Day of the LongBoat 2023

UBC Day of the LongBoat 2023

Day of the Longboat 2023 Recap

UBC Recreation’s annual Day of the LongBoat event, held on the shores of Jericho Beach on September 30 and October 1, lived up to its reputation as one of the most significant and eagerly

Intramurals League 101: Insider Tips & Tricks

Intramurals League 101: Insider Tips & Tricks

Hey UBC, join us as we explore the world of UBC intramurals, providing you with valuable insights and insider tips straight from the people who make these leagues come alive. UBC offers a diverse range of intramural leagues designed to …

Photo Cred: Bobby Dhaliwal

What’s Happening at Rec this October?

Fall is well underway! This October, UBC Rec is offering everything you need to stay balanced throughout the midterm season.

Here’s a breakdown of all the events coming your way this October!

Physical Activity Programs


Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Oct 9

Photo Cred: Stephanie Oey

Intramural Presents: Water Wars

After 3 years long hiatus water wars is back with bang! While the weather outside starts to become cold and dreary come join us in the aquatic center where you will spend a fun filled evening in the warm competing …

TSC Applications Open for 2024/2025 Season!

TSC Applications Open for 2024/2025 Season!

UBC Thunderbirds Sport Clubs (TSC), provides the opportunity for student-athletes to officially represent UBC as a Thunderbird in their sport. Since the launch of the program, we have welcomed over 2,000 student-athletes into a community that focuses on competitive excellence, …

Thrive 2023: 3 Free Classes to Move & Groove this November

Thrive 2023: 3 Free Classes to Move & Groove this November

Hey, UBC! Thrive month is just around the corner. So, join us for new and fun ways to get moving, while also supporting your mental, emotional, and physical health!

So, what is Thrive Month? Each year, UBC dedicates the month

Where to Get Started

Where to Get Started

Welcome back Thunderbirds! Another school year means more opportunities to try new things and get active. Whether you’re brand new or a seasoned vet at UBC, it can be overwhelming to get back into the swing of things. Lucky for …