Following up on my previous posts in my LiveJournal
and fandom_lounge on JournalFen
on university teams playing Quidditch, a case of life imitating art.
Right now, the video above has more views than either of the videos UCLA posted about their men's basketball team in the NCAA Tournament within the same 24 hour period. UCLA Quidditch
Inspired by the famous "Harry Potter" book and film series, Quidditch is the newest sport to sweep the UCLA campus and the rest of the world. UCLA is actively involved in the International Quidditch Association's Western Regional Division. Learn about this unique sport and its players who made Quidditch a bona fide club sport team at UCLA. "Fantasy becoming a reality does not happen nearly as often as it should."
The video above shows that Eastern Michigan University
isn't the only one of my four alma maters that plays organized Quidditch. UCLA does as well. The University of Michigan also has a team
Even California State University, Northridge, which has the least school spirit of any of my four alma maters, has a Facebook page
for people trying to organize a team.
So, three of my four alma maters have Quidditch teams and the fourth is trying. How about yours?
A less graphics-intense version posted at fandom_lounge on JournalFen