A Year in Review – 2019/2020

A Year in Review – 2019/2020

The Athletics & Recreation Year in Review document brings together a cross section of stories and statistics from the 2019-2020 school year that reflect the breadth of the Department’s activities and impact on the UBC campus community.

COVID Updates

COVID Updates

For updates on the status of sport facilities and programs related due to COVID-19, please check the return to activity information.

UBC Baseball Rose Indoor Training Centre Re-Opening

UBC Baseball Rose Indoor Training Centre Re-Opening

Beginning June 24, the UBC Baseball Rose Indoor Training centre will re-open with limited hours for private lessons.

Jeff Francis Kicks Off Meet and Greet Series on January 16

Jeff Francis Kicks Off Meet and Greet Series on January 16

Join UBC Thunderbirds Baseball alumni and 11-season Major League Baseball player, Jeff Francis at the first of a series of meet & greets.

Blue Jays Success a Boon for Thunderbirds Baseball

Blue Jays Success a Boon for Thunderbirds Baseball

The Toronto Blue Jays are red hot right now and for UBC Thunderbirds Baseball, it couldn’t come at a better time. With a newly opened indoor training centre, the Blue Jays craze couldn’t come at a better time.

UBC Baseball Indoor Training Centre Construction Underway

Construction of the new UBC Baseball Indoor Training Centre is now underway. Walls are now going up and Vancouver’s newest baseball facility is set to open in September 2015.

New executive team leadership model to strengthen UBC Thunderbirds

UBC president Arvind Gupta announced today a cross-functional executive leadership team to enhance university-wide support for the UBC Thunderbirds. The team, led by VP Students Louise Cowin, will now also include VP Development and Alumni Engagement Barbara Miles and VP External Relations and Communications (currently under recruitment). “The Thunderbirds are integral to UBC’s proud past […]

UBC Athletics & Recreation Department Enters New Phase

UBC’s Vice President of Students Louise Cowin announced today that Athletics and Recreation Managing Director Ashley Howard will soon be leaving UBC.

Thunderbird Stadium Parking Lot Construction

Thunderbird Stadium Parking Lot Construction

Please be advised that UBC Parking has started construction this week of a new surface lot at Thunderbird Stadium and is scheduled to be complete by the end of December 2014.