By Cary Mellon on March 15, 2011
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 […]
By Cary Mellon on March 8, 2011
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 […]
By Cary Mellon on September 10, 2010
From Here. To Here. In the Okanagan.
a place of mind
The University of British Columbia
By Cary Mellon on March 28, 2008
The Okanagan is known for its heat. Now, so is UBC Okanagan.
After a year of public consultation in search of a name for its sports teams, UBC Okanagan unveiled its new varsity athletics team name – the UBC Okanagan Heat – at this morning’s third-annual Valley First UBC Okanagan Athletics Scholarship Breakfast.