Harvard's quidditch team, The Harvard Horntails, held its first practice of the semester, which was open to all students, at the Harvard Quad Recreational Athletic Center on Wednesday.
Harvard Red Line, pictured in 2013, is now led by co-captains Mark Vandenberg and John Stubbs.
Football is no longer the only sport where you can see a player sprint down the sideline right past the opposition to make a diving catch off of a line-drive toss for the score anymore at Harvard. Harvard Red Line, the men’s Ultimate Frisbee club team, has used this type of connection to great effect throughout this fall season.
Harvard-Yale brings out the best in Tweeters across campus every year, and the 2015 edition of the rivalry game certainly didn’t disappoint.
In its first two competitions of the season, the Harvard Taekwondo (HTKD) has placed first in its division, allowing it to currently stand atop Division III of the Eastern Collegiate Taekwondo Conference (ECTC).
Members of the Harvard Quidditch Team begin to practice October 13, 2015 in John F. Kennedy Memorial Park. Founded in 2009, the team plays the only co-ed contact sport offered at Harvard, according to the Harvard Recreation website.
From aikikai to archery, water polo to wushu, Harvard club sports run the gamut of interests, experience, and athletic skill levels found across campus.
Sophomore Vivek Jayaram (left, batting) takes a swing during an American College Cricket game. Jayaram and junior captain Manik Kuchroo, earned All-American honors this year.
Despite the success which the team has experienced, being a club sport has brought financial limitation on the squad, affecting the ability for Quasar to be successful at a national level.
The Harvard Rugby Football Club, the oldest Rugby club in America, is one of a variety of club sports on the Crimson campus.
The Harvard Quasar, alongside the Harvard Red Line, have put Ultimate Frisbee on the map in Cambridge.
The meeting, which ran thirty minutes longer than it was scheduled—at least in part because of lengthy debates about parliamentary procedure—came after controversy erupted over invitations to the Spee’s “pajama party.”
The Harvard Men's Ultimate Frisbee Club, pictured here in 2013, established an endowment supplementing current funding from the Undergraduate Council and the Department of Athletics.
Club representatives declined to reveal dollar figures, but they indicated that the endowment is large enough to waive all freshman membership fees for the fall season.