Canada West hoops action is set to return

Mark November 1st on your calendars, as Canada West hoops action is set to return. The 2019-20 CW men's and women's schedules were unveiled Tuesday, with changes to the conference playoffs the biggest news of the day. Regular season play opens at the start of November,...

WolfPack to start 2019-20 Canada West volleyball season on the road

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack will open the 2019-20 Canada West men’s and women’s volleyball season on the road.  The Pack will visit to the easternmost destination in the league to begin the season as they pay a visit to Brandon, Manitoba. Thompson Rivers will...

UBC pitcher Niall Windeler drafted by Minnesota Twins

It’s another proud day for UBC Baseball as starting pitcher Niall Windeler has been selected by the Minnesota Twins in the 19th round of the 2019 MLB draft.   The 6-foot-4 210 pound Toronto native is fresh off an outstanding junior season with the Thunderbirds...

Team Canada delegation announced for 2019 FISU Summer Universiade

 U SPORTS announced Wednesday its Team Canada delegation for the 2019 FISU Summer Universiade in Naples, Italy Canada will compete in 12 sports, including athletics, basketball (men and women), diving, fencing, gymnastics (artistic and rhythmic), soccer (women only), swimming, table tennis, taekwando, rugby sevens (men...

UBC Senior Director of Athletics Gille Lepine retires

Today we announce the retirement of Gilles Lepine, UBC’s Senior Director of Athletics since 2016. Gilles and his wife Danielle will be moving back to their home in Quebec City to be closer to family.   Gilles has been a visionary and energetic leader for UBC’s...

McRae with another good result at Spanish Open Water event

Another top 15 finish for Ryley McRae of the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack and Kamloops Classics swim teams at an international open water event in Spain. McRae wound up 11th in the 1.5 Kilometer men’s open category at the Best Fest Open Water Swimming Festival. ...

Quick thinking Owen Cotito commits to UBCO

Kamloops setter will bring his problem solving skills to the Heat men's volleyball court Owen Cotito might be described by some as a quick thinker— he's able to solve the Rubik's Cube in under a minute. But, the six-foot-five setter from Kamloops can also move pretty...

UBC Thunderbirds complete historic sweep at NAIA Track & Field National Championships

GULF SHORES, Ala. – For the first time in UBC Thunderbirds history, both the men’s and women’s teams are the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field national champions.   The men’s team amassed an impressive championship total of 80 points, 27 ahead of runners-up William Carey,...

Emerging stars flock to UBC for Mel Zajac Jr. International Swim Meet

VANCOUVER – The UBC Thunderbirds are set to host over 800 swimmers from 80 different teams across North America including a number of world class athletes at the 56th Annual Mel Zajac Jr. International Swim Meet from May 24-26. Fans in Metro Vancouver will...

Wolfpack Swimmer McRae to rep Canada at International Deep Water Race

KAMLOOPS, BC- Ryley McRae is gearing up for something he has only done once before. The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack and Kamloops Classics swimmer is part of the Canadian Contingent at the 2019 Bestfest Open Water Swimming competition in Mallorca, Spain. McRae and the national...

41 athletes have been nominated to represent Canada at the 2019 Summer Universiade

OTTAWA – Athletics Canada announced today the 41 athletes who have been nominated to represent Canada at the 2019 Summer Universiade (FISU). The bi-annual World University Games will celebrate its 30th anniversary from July 3-14 in Napoli, Italy – six decades after the inaugural event...

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