Flag Football – A great way to get out and toss the pigskin around without the fear of being tackled, this 7-on-7 sport is one of COF’s most popular, averaging 50 teams a year. Men’s, women’s, and co-rec leagues are available, with winners having the opportunity to participate in regional tournaments. All skill levels welcome and all games are played on Sweeney Field at Wentworth. Leagues begin Sept. 27th.
Outdoor Soccer – Beginning and experienced soccer players are invited to participate in one of the fast paced leagues offered (men’s, women’s, co-rec). Played on a condensed field, this 7-on-7 sport is guaranteed to offer a great workout. With 45-50 teams annually, don’t miss your chance for bragging rights. All games are played on Sweeney Field at Wentworth. Games begin Oct. 4.
Volleyball – Bump, set and spike your way to intramural glory. Whether you’ve played casual games on the beach, or led your school to a state title, all skill levels are welcome. Men’s, women’s and co-rec leagues are available and all matches take place at the Jean Yawkey Center at Emmanuel. Games begin Oct. 11.
Tennis – Serve and volley your way to an intramural championship. With several leagues to choose from, there is something for everyone. Men’s and women’s singles, men’s and women’s doubles and mixed doubles leagues are available. Choose the days and times you play with all matches taking place on the tennis courts at Wentworth. Leagues begin Oct. 5.
Turkey Trot – The 10th Annual “Almost” 5K Fun Run/Walk to benefit the Greater Boston Food Bank during its busiest time of the year, Thanksgiving. Held on Saturday, Nov. 14th, this event is a fun, relaxed atmosphere for all participants. The course is entirely confined within the Back Bay Fens and is open to all students, faculty and staff and their family and friends. Mix 104.1 will be on-hand to play music. Water and snacks are provided. With over 225 participants, this event is one you certainly don’t want to miss.
Great Race Boston – Do you watch CBS’ The Amazing Race and wish you could be a contestant? Well this is as close we can get you. Our version takes teams of two on an adventure through the streets of Boston trying to decipher clues that will lead to historically and socially significant landmarks. It’s part road race and part trivia contest. The 8th semi-annual event will take place on Saturday, October 24th. The cost to enter is a 20 canned good donation per team to the Greater Boston Food Bank and this event is open to all COF students, faculty, staff and their families. All participants receive a long-sleeved event t-shirt, an event drawstring knapsack, T pass for the day, snacks and water during the race, a post-race meal catered by Tennessee’s BBQ, and a chance to win some fantastic prizes (including the grand prize of a $500 Amazon gift card to the winners.)What will you discover? Check out videos from past events at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gsWGl7DB88 and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x31xMJLPPFY. To register, visit www.imleagues.com. Race day, teams will check-in at between 9-9:45am. The first clue will be read at 10am sharp.
College Bowl Pick ‘Em – Think you know college football? Prove it. Choose which teams you think will win each bowl game and rack up the points. Collect the most points and win a championship t-shirt and a gift card! The links to register will be posted once the bowls are announced in Dec.
Dodgeball Tournament – If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball. Relive your glory days of middle school with this 6-on-6 sport. Teams try to eliminate players from the other team by throwing rubber dodgeballs at them, while avoiding them at the same tame. Men’s, women’s and co-rec leagues available. All matches take place at the Jean Yawkey Center at Emmanuel. The tournament will begin on Sunday, Oct. 5.
Winter 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament – Dribble and shoot your way to intramural immortality! This quick paced game allows players of all skill levels to compete. Played on a half-court, players play multiple games each night, until only one team is left standing. All games take place at the Jean Yawkey Center at Emmanuel and Tansey Gym at Wentworth. Men’s, Women’s and Co-Rec leagues are available.
Ultimate Frisbee Tournament – Bust out your Wham-O and take part in this non-stop action sport. This 7v7 tournament will take place on Sweeney Field at Wentworth. Men’s, Women’s and Co-Rec leagues are available.
Beacon Hill With a Boo! – Join Boston By Foot for our most popular event of the year! For 30 years, this tour has been part of any great Halloween celebration in Boston.
There is no better place than Beacon Hill to walk to the dark side on All Hallow’s Eve. On the Boo! tour, you will hear stories that shed a new light on this quiet residential neighborhood. Murder and mayhem lurk just below the surface. Beacon Hill transforms itself for Halloween with elaborate decorations and hoards of trick or treaters in costumes. If you have not seen Beacon Hill on Halloween, you are missing out!
The Boo! tour highlights the Hill’s dark legacy of mystery and murder. Visit the home of the infamous Dr. George Parkman and learn what happened to his dismembered body. Learn about Boston’s witches and hear how both they and visiting Quakers were hanged. The true and morbid tales include those of serial killers, apparitions of ministers and murderers who walk in their sleep. Our guides will take you through dark alleys and show you Beacon Hill as you have never experienced it before.
The tour will begin at 4pm and last until approximately 5:30pm on Halloween! Space is limited to the first 40 participants, so sign up today and don’t miss out on your chance to experience Boston on Halloween!
Madden ’16 Tournament – Test your video game skills against your peers in this tournament!