It’s our 2nd Year Anniversary and we’re Celebrating with Free Programs!

Free Family Programs at the UBC Aquatic Centre

Saturday March 2, 2019 2nd Anniversary Celebration

The UBC Aquatic Centre is celebrating the 2nd Anniversary of its’ opening with a bang! We’ll bring the fun and you bring your family and friends. Swing by the pool between 1pm – 4pm for fun activities and a free swim!

Join us in the Lobby

  • Birthday Cake
  • Kids Craft Table
  • Spin Wheel and Prizes
  • Meet Buckles
  • Aquatic Programming Information

Join us in the Recreation Tank

  • Swim to Survive and Lifejacket Safety
    • Lifejacket fitting
    • Swim to Survive Water Safety Test (certificates awarded to all participants)
  • Open Diving Boards
  • Aqua Fit Sample Classes
    • Aqua Zumba 1:30pm – 2:00pm

Join us in the Competition Tank

  • Wibit  – Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • Hydro Board Sample Classes
  • Open Lane Swimming
  • Performance Sample Clinics
    • 1:30pm – 2:00pm
    • 2:00pm – 2:30pm

Price: Free! But the pool is subject to a max capacity so be sure to come early.

Please note that our drop in schedules are subject to change and there are capacity limits for both the facility and in Aquacize Classes. Please always check the drop in schedule prior to your visit for the most up-to-date facility information.


Highlights to Look Forward To

Family Drop-In Swimming at the UBC Aquatic Centre

Free Drop-In Swims
To celebrate our 2nd year anniversary we’re offering a number opportunities for patrons to visit the facility for free! Bring your family and friends and enjoy everything that our facility has to offer from the warm water in the leisure pool, to the lazy river, the sauna, steam room, and much more!

1pm – 4pm


Wibit Inflatable Obstacle Course

Wibit Inflatable Obstacle Course
Can you make it from one end to the other without falling in? This popular activity generally makes an appearance during our weekend public swims, but we’re extending the times that it’s available!

1pm – 4pm

HydroBoard Fitness Classes at the UBC Aquatic Centre

Hydro Board Sampler Classes
Come try out a Hydro Board Fitness class in the recreation pool.

2:30pm – 2:45pm
2:50pm – 3:05pm
3:10pm – 3:25pm