By Darren Handschuh on September 30, 2011
Athletes get first-hand advice on damage drugs can do Clint Faught knows what he is talking about when he says the dangers of using performance-enhancing drugs are not worth the risk. He witnessed first-hand the destruction drugs such as anabolic steroids can cause and he recently brought that message to the University of British Columbia’s […]
By Darren Handschuh on September 7, 2011
Men and women’s teams compete in CIS for first time The University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus Heat are ready to meet some of the best intercollegiate teams in the land, and the action begins this fall. This marks the first year the men’s and women’s volleyball and basketball teams will compete in Canadian Interuniversity […]
By Patty Wellborn on August 26, 2011
Sports action will be getting even hotter on campus with the Okanagan Heat taking on some of the top university teams in the nation.
By Patty Wellborn on June 17, 2011
Heat basketball and volleyball will go head to head with UBC Thunderbirds
By Bud Mortenson on March 25, 2011
World-renowned Belgian bicycle racing champion Axel Merckx is the keynote speaker for this year’s Valley First UBC Athletics Scholarship Breakfast, set for April 8 at Kelowna’s Coast Capri Hotel. Merckx enjoyed a remarkable racing career, including winning an Olympic medal in 2004. He began his professional cycling career in 1993 as a member of Team […]
By Jody Jacob on March 9, 2011
Men's and women's rugby is the newest addition to varsity athletics at UBC’s Okanagan campus.
By Jody Jacob on November 30, 2010
Chandler Proch, a first-year human kinetics student at UBC's Okanagan campus, is the recipient of the second annual Capri Insurance Athletics Entrance Scholarship.
By Bud Mortenson 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. “We are […]