Faculty & Staff Sports Day

Faculty & Staff Sports Day returned and plenty of fun was had by all. It was so great to see all the smiling faces. This year, 40 teams with over 200 participants took part in the biggest Sports Day to date!

Check out the fun and games at FSSD 2022:


Access the photo gallery to see the positive energy and great team costumes.


  • The team with the best overall score was Globe Trekkers 1
  • Best dressed team was BMR Lab
  • Most spirited team was Health Angels

Thank you to all that participated and volunteered. We appreciate Indigenous Programs and Services, Food Services, University Relations and the UBC Bookstore Okanagan for their support.  Your Recreation and Human Resources teams look forward to seeing you next year!

We would like to acknowledge that UBC Okanagan is situated on the ancestral and unceded territories of the Syilx Okanagan Nation and their peoples— the traditional owners and caretakers of the land on which this event is hosted on.

Activities Included:

Sitting Volleyball: Play against another team in a match of sitting volleyball
Indoor Bowling: Knock all 10 pins over with the “bowling balls” supplied.
Corn Hole: Players take turns throwing bean bags at a raised platform with a hole at the far end.
Giant Volley Pong: Teams will have alternating team members toss a volleyball into a pail from behind the throw line. Once they get a volleyball in a bucket, that bucket is removed. 10 tosses per team.
Rock-Paper-Scissors Relay: To make it to the opposing teams starting hoop while winning rock, paper, scissor battles.
Soccer Shoot & Score: Players take turns kicking a ball and attempting to hit a target.
Blitzball Home “no run” Derby: Hit the blitz ball with the bat to have it travel the farthest distance in the air as possible
Lego Factory: Silently reconstruct a pre-built Lego structure that is place a distance from where the building is occurring within 8 minutes.
Save Scorch Escape Room: Work as a team to use clues to solve riddles or puzzles that will lead to Scorch’s rescue in 8 minutes.
Pictionary: Have your team correctly guess other teammates drawings in 3 minutes.
Indigenous Trivia & Lacrosse: The Indigenous game of Lacrosse is the oldest organized sport on this continent. At this Sports Day station, you will learn Indigenous ways of knowing and sharpen your lacrosse skills with team play and your Creator-given athletic ability.
Bocce: to be the first team to score 5 points or score as many points as points as possible (up to a max of 5) in a 5-minute time frame.

Want to see all the fun?  Be sure to check out the:

2022 UBC Okanagan Campus Sports Day Photo Gallery

2021 UBC Okanagan and Vancouver Campus Highlights

2019 UBC Okanagan Campus Sports Day Photo Gallery