For the third straight year in a row, UBC captured the World Cup championship after competing in the second leg of the series this past weekend against the University of California, Berkeley Golden Bears at Thunderbird Stadium.
Men’s rugby is set to host the University of California, Berkeley Golden Bears in the final leg of the 2016 World Cup series this Sunday. UBC will have an advantage as Berkeley will need to make up a five-point deficit.
UBC men’s rugby defeated the Vancouver Rowing Club this past Saturday at the Brockton Oval in Stanley Park. Surprised? Didn’t think so. The men’s rugby team remains undefeated this season with a dominating 48-24 win over VRC.
UBC men’s rugby team headed south to Berkeley, California for the annual World Cup face-off against long-time rivals the University of California, Berkeley Golden Bears. The game has a 11 a.m. kickoff Saturday and will be broadcasted on the PAC-12.
This past Saturday, the UBC Thunderbirds defended their perfect record as they faced off against Capilano RFC tallying yet another win. UBC scored early as Brock Staller was able to capitalize on two penalty kicks giving the 'Birds an early 6-0 lead.
This last Saturday, UBC hosted the NBA All-Star Challenge that has been travelling across the country. Returning to the city with the event is former Vancouver Grizzlies icon Shareef Abdur-Rahim. The game has never played in Canada before.
UBC rugby's 50-7 win against Meraloma RC reaffirms why the UBC men’s rugby club remains undefeated this season.
While you’ve been busy procrastinating midterms with Netflix, tubs of ice cream and Oreos, the UBC Thunderbird varsity athletes have been busy training, competing and winning — mostly.
The UBC men’s Rugby home-opener drew a large crowd this past Saturday, as the men faced off against Capilano RFC. The game was anything but disappointing as the Thunderbirds dominated the scoreboard with a 43-24 win.
UBC women’s rugby took the field this past Friday afternoon to host the Calgary Dinos. Coming out with a strong start, UBC fell short to the Dino’s dominating scrum, recording a loss for their season home-opener.
Thunderbirds men’s rugby are in England this week competing against seven other teams from around the world in the first-ever World University Rugby Cup.
The new facility, which will cost $1.1 million dollars, is being built beside the Thunderbird Stadium and aims to help football players succeed academically.