Rugby

2011 University Rugby Sevens Championships March 11-12

Heat Rugby Team performed admirably in their first weekend of action

The UBC Okanagan Heat Rugby Team performed admirably in their first shot at the National University Seven’s Championship that was held in Vancouver March 11/12, 2011. The first day of play was a tough learning experience as the Heat lost three straight games to the University of Calgary (22-0), University of Victoria (29-7) and McMaster […]

Second-year human kinetics student Judah Campbell and third-year nursing student Natalie Kloosterman are excited by the addition of rugby to the Heat varsity athletics program at UBC’s Okanagan campus.

New UBC Okanagan Heat rugby team goes to nationals

Men's and women's rugby is the newest addition to varsity athletics at UBC’s Okanagan campus. The men's rugby team will dive straight into national competition at The National Invitational Sevens Championship, taking place at UBC in Vancouver on March 11 and 12. The tournament will mark the first time a UBC Okanagan Heat sports team […]