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‘Birds down WolfPack to win the series sweep

History links VANCOUVER — The UBC Thunderbirds picked up a 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-19) victory over the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack at War Memorial Gym to sweep their first series of the new year and move to 5-3 the regular season. “Our word for the weekend was adaptable,” said UBC head coach […]

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Thunderbirds start 2022 defending home court

History links VANCOUVER — Canada West volleyball returns to War Memorial Gym as your UBC Thunderbirds (3-3) host the Thompson Rivers University Wolfpack (1-3) this weekend; friday january 14and at 7:30 p.m. (PT) and Saturday, January 15and at 4:30 p.m. (PT). The extended holiday break presents unique challenges, but the T-Birds are […]

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Columbia Athletics Announces Loyal Lions Fan Cutout Program

History links Columbia Athletics announces the Loyal Lions fan cutout program to give Columbia fans the opportunity to be represented at home competitions with limited or prohibited attendance. All proceeds benefit the Columbia Athletic Department to support our student-athletes. Loyal Lions Fan Cutout Award TiersColombia Fans: $35Faculty/Staff/Students: $25 (must purchase […]

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“Birds return home for rematch with Spartans

[ad_1] History links UBC Thunderbirds (3-5) return to War Memorial Gym for their final streak before the winter break, as they host the Trinity Western Spartans (4-0) for a two-game game Friday at 6 p.m. PST and Saturday at 5:00 p.m. This weekend’s action will be UBC Canada West’s first competitive test at home in […]

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Thunderbird men win 8th consecutive conference championship

[ad_1] History links EDMONTON – The UBC Thunderbirds men won their 8th consecutive Canada West banner on Sunday in Edmonton, while the Calgary Dino women got a thrilling surprise against the Birds with 823 points while UBC finished second with 740 points . “I had a very successful weekend for both teams,” said UBC head […]

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Huskies visit birds for heavyweight battle

[ad_1] History links VANCOUVER – In another battle between two of the nation’s top teams, the UBC Thunderbirds are set to host defending Canada West champions the Saskatchewan Huskies for the final home series of 2021 this Friday and Saturday November 26.e and 27e at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Center. This is the first […]

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Columbia Athletics releases latest sports photo of the 31

[ad_1] History links Colombia Recruitment Site Columbia university NEW YORK– Columbia posted the latest version of the #OnlyHere 31-Sport photo from the track and field program on Monday afternoon. “We are thrilled to show the breadth and diversity of our athletic program through our photo of 31 sports, which has become an important tradition at […]

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Columbia Athletics Updates Fall and Winter Sports Venue and Spectator Policies

[ad_1] History links Place policies Events to come NEW YORK – Columbia University Athletics has announced spectator advice for all home fall and winter sports competitions. All policies are in accordance with university, city, and state health and safety working group guidelines. These site policies and protocols are effective immediately. All spectators in attendance, aged […]

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T-Birds win 2021 Canada West Championship

[ad_1] History links SQUAMISH, BC – Canada West have a new men’s golf champion as the UBC Thunderbirds posted a 36-hole team score of 25 under par at Squamish Valley Golf Club. Directed by Mackenzie bickell Under 65, the T-Birds finished 23 strokes ahead of second-place Fraser Valley on Tuesday, while Calgary and Victoria were […]

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‘Birds blanks Dinos as reporting season opens

History links The UBC Thunderbirds (1-0) picked up a 7-0 shutout victory over the Calgary Dinos to start their Canada West season decisively at the season opener in Victoria, BC. Thora Rae scored twice for the T-Birds, while Miranda Yee, Jordyn faiczak, Mikayla stelling, Kaileigh chow, and Izzy Fraser all found it behind the net […]

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T-Birds win Cascades Invitational – University of British Columbia Athletics

[ad_1] History links CHILLIWACK, BC – The UBC Thunderbirds swept their second straight tournament to start the 2021-22 golf season as the men’s and women’s teams clinched victories at the Fraser Valley Cascades Invitational which took place. held at the Chilliwack Golf Club. First-year student Russell howlett followed his Monday round of 5 under par […]

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The enlarged Captain’s Cup returns for 2021

[ad_1] History links VANCOUVER – With training camp over, the UBC Thunderbirds men’s hockey team is now focused on a renewed preseason tradition as the annual Captain’s Cup tournament, presented by the Vancouver Giants, kicks off this Friday September 17th.e as the T-Birds host Simon Fraser University at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Center. Created […]

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Columbia Athletics announces fall sports venue and spectator policies

[ad_1] History links Place policies Events to come NEW YORK – Columbia University Athletics has announced spectator advice for all fall home sports competitions. All policies are in accordance with university, city and state health and safety working group guidelines. These site policies and protocols are effective immediately. All spectators in attendance, aged 12 and […]

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“Birds add depth with three familiar recruits

[ad_1] History links The UBC men’s volleyball program is proud to welcome three exemplary rookies for the upcoming 2021-2022 season. Easton Sarich, Mason Greves and Logan Greves join a familiar coaching staff, as the three rookies trained with the National Men’s Under-19 team this summer under the direction of the head coach. Mike Hawkins and […]

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TicketSmarter signs official agreement with Columbia Athletics

[ad_1] History links NW YORK, NY – TicketSmarter and Columbia Athletics have announced an agreement to appoint TicketSmarter as the official ticket resale market partner. “We are honored to connect with Columbia Athletics to provide Lions fans with a smooth ticketing experience,” said Jeff Goodman, CEO of TicketSmarter. “The partnership with Columbia Athletics is a […]

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UBC Swimming welcomes ten high-level recruits

[ad_1] History links The four-time U SPORTS National Champions UBC Thunderbirds are pleased to welcome 10 new recruits to the highly decorated swim programs for the coming season. Seven student-athletes will join the legendary 24-time women’s program that has won eight of the last nine U SPORTS championships and is looking to extend its current […]

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Columbia Athletics mourns recent death of John T. Garnjost ’56CC,’ 61BUS

[ad_1] History links NEW YORK – Columbia Athletics mourns the recent passing of John T. Garnjost ’56CC,’ 61BUS, who passed away peacefully on January 5, 2021. Garnjost was a college student-athlete at Columbia, as a member of the Columbia Heavyweight Crew from 1954 to 1956. He would eventually become a respected rowing official. He was […]

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Columbia Athletics launches the Black Excellence initiative

[ad_1] History links NEW YORK – Columbia Athletics will spotlight its most accomplished Black and African American student-athletes and celebrate its rich history of black excellence with an ongoing virtual and social media campaign. The #CUBlackExcellence initiative will include social media posts, videos and graphics, as well as a series of articles on Columbia Athletics’ […]

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ESPN + to rerun Columbia’s classic fall track and field games

History links NEW YORK—Columbia Athletics announced this afternoon that four fall sports games from Columbia will be televised this week on ESPN +. A total of 12 Columbia shows are scheduled to be rebroadcast this year. The links are displayed in the timeline below. Fans can access all broadcasts on ESPN + from the date […]

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Columbia Athletics Hosts Industry’s First Virtual Party

[ad_1] History links Success through well-being information NEW YORK—Columbia University student-athletes attended the industry’s first-ever virtual evening to learn and connect with alumni and representatives from the fifth annual Columbia Athletics Industry Night this fall. Hosted by Columbia Athletics’ Success Through Wellness, this semester’s event drew 24 companies, organizations, and departments that connect with Columbia’s […]

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Columbia Athletics mourns loss of Alexander Aurrichio ’12CC

[ad_1] History links NEW YORK – It is with great sadness that the Intercollegiate Athletics Department at Columbia University has learned of the passing of Alexander Aurrichio ’12CC. A former star player for the men’s football and baseball teams, Aurrichio was killed in a cycling accident in the Northern Territory of Australia on Monday. He […]

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Columbia Athletics Announce Virtual C Summer Series

History links Click here for an exclusive clip Update: The premiere of Boathouse: Columbia University Rowing has been postponed to June 18. NEW YORK – Columbia Athletics is proud to announce the creation of the Virtual C Summer Series. We may not all be on campus together, but we can still relive what it means […]

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Columbia Athletics Announce Virtual C Summer Series

History links Click here for an exclusive clip Update: The premiere of Boathouse: Columbia University Rowing has been postponed to June 18. NEW YORK – Columbia Athletics is proud to announce the creation of the Virtual C Summer Series. We may not all be on campus together, but we can still relive what it means […]

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Columbia Athletics mourns loss of Eugene Rossides ’49CC’ 52LAW

[ad_1] History links NEW YORK—Columbia Athletics is saddened to learn of the passing of Athletic Hall of Fame inductee and former Columbia quarterback Eugene Rossides ’49CC’ 52LAW. “From his famous laissez-passer to Bill Swacki who defeated the Army in 1947 to his professional success in politics as a lawyer, the life of Eugene Rossides is […]

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Athletic Brewing Company Named Official Non-Alcoholic Beer of Columbia Athletics

History links Athletic Brewing Company Website NEW YORK—Athletic Brewing Company lives up to its name… The Stratford, Connecticut brewer is partnering with Columbia University Athletics to become the official non-alcoholic beer of Columbia Athletics. Handcrafted with high-quality, all-natural ingredients, Athletic Brewing produces non-alcoholic craft beer for those who lead active, healthy lifestyles, so the synergies […]

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Columbia Athletics honors Robert K. Kraft

History links Biographies of Kraft Fellowship Recipients Photo gallery NEW YORK—Columbia Athletics honored New England Patriots owner and graduate Robert K. Kraft ’63 with a special Saturday morning reunion at the Campbell Sports Center. The purpose of the event was to thank Kraft for his continued support with the annual Robert K. Kraft Financial Aid […]

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Bronx youth visit Columbia Athletics

History links NEW YORK—Columbia student-athletes had the opportunity to visit young people in the Bronx as two large groups of fourth-year students from the Sheridan Academy for Young Leaders visited the Dodge Fitness Center. Six current Columbia student-athletes, including a freshman track and field athlete Iman Sule, second year fencer Iman Blow, junior baseball player […]

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Papa John’s announced as corporate sponsor of Columbia Athletics

History links NEW YORK—Columbia University Athletics and the Collegiate Sports Management Group have partnered to bring Papa John’s into the fold as the Lions’ corporate sponsor in 2016-17. “We are grateful for Papa John’s support,” said Campbell Family Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education. Pierre Pilling noted. “Papa John’s has […]

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Columbia Athletics inducts Class of 2016 into Hall of Fame

History links CLASS OF 2016 OF THE COLUMBIA ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME Male student-athletes, heritage era Howie Hansen ’52CC, Soccer Bob Hartman ’52CC, Wrestling Male student-athletes, modern era Steve Charles ’82CC, Men’s Soccer Paul Kaliades ’73CC, Football/Baseball James Margolis ’58CC, Fencing Matt Palmer ’07CC, Wrestling Johnathan Reese ’02CC, Football Jeff Spear ’10CC, Fencing Female student-athletes […]

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Columbia Athletics mourns the loss of Bill Campbell ’62CC ’64TC

History links Columbia University Athletics mourns the loss of Bill Campbell ’62CC ’64TC, who passed away last night at the age of 75. “We are terribly saddened to learn of Bill’s passing,” said Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education director Peter Pilling. “Bill was a wonderful person who touched and will continue […]