Upcoming UBC Recreation Events

With second semester underway, there is no shortage of UBC REC Events to experience. From classics such as Storm the Wall to a free yoga dance party – there is something for everyone!

January 17: Gladiator

Gather a group of 6-10 friends to compete in a night filled with inflatable action in a competition for the title of UBC’s Gladiator. Open to all UBC students, staff, and faculty, this is a great event for those with busy days as time slots run from 4PM-12AM.

  • Registration Deadline: January 14 @ 5PM
  • Cost: $120 per team
  • Where: UBC Student Recreation Centre

February 1: Faculty Cup

Which faculty really is the best? Will Science claim the title three years in a row? Whether it’s with friends or newfound faculty comrades, it’s time to show why your faculty or school is the best in a one-day campus-wide challenge.

  • Registration Deadline: January 21 @ 5PM
  • Cost: $10 per person
  • Where: AMS Student Nest Great Hall (Second Floor)

February 7: UBC Yoga Rave

It’s yoga like you’ve never experienced it before: bright clothes, glow-in-the-dark paint and black lights. Perfect for first-timers, this is event is open to those of all abilities – paint and mats provided!. Because the event is free, spots are limited and UBC REC recommends arriving at least 15-30 minutes early.

  • Cost: FREE
  • Where: Totem Park Residence Ballroom (located in the Commonsblock)

March 1: Howl at the Moon Volleyball

If you’re a night owl, this event is ideal for you. Teams of 4-6 will compete in a tournament of Co-Rec reverse 4s volleyball. Ready for an all-nighter? Playoffs start at 1AM.

  • Registration Deadline: February 25 @ 5PM
  • Cost: $50 per team
  • Where: UBC Student Recreation Centre

March 9: UBC Triathlon Duathlon

Start off 2019 with a bang by signing up for BC’s longest running triathlon. Whether you’re a veteran or a first-time triathlete, UBC REC has you covered with its package full of goodies from group training sessions to discount offers at triathlon sponsors. So get swimming, running and cycling!

  • Registration Deadline: March 4 @ 5PM
  • Cost: prices vary (see website)
  • Where: UBC’s Campus

March 24–27: Storm the Wall

Whether it’s tackling #19 or #20 (or both!) from Ubyssey’s “99 Things to Do at UBC before you Graduate”, Storm the Wall is a must for bragging rights and personal accomplishments. Gather friends to complete this relay or conquer the wall yourself as an Ironperson in what is sure to be a memorable experience.

  • Registration Deadline: March 15 @ 5PM
  • Cost: prices vary (see website)
  • Where: UBC’s Campus