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Service Spotlight: Movement Breaks

Service Spotlight: Movement Breaks

Physical activity has been linked to numerous health benefits across all populations, so what are you waiting for?  

Many people want to improve their physical activity, but it is hard to find the time. Right!? Contrary to popular belief, physical

Assassin, Floods, and Cookies: What has UBC Nordic been up to?

Assassin, Floods, and Cookies: What has UBC Nordic been up to?

After our essentially virtual season last year, it came as a welcome surprise to see a keen bunch of athletes at our team info session in September. With over 20 members, our practice turnout has never been better. This camaraderie

Fitness Centres Closed & Classes Cancelled | Dec 23

Proof of Vaccination Now Required

Due to a recent change announced by the Provincial Health Officer, proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 using the BC Vaccine Card will be required to visit the UBC Aquatic Centre and to participate in any activities at this facility.

Fitness Centres Closed & Classes Cancelled | Dec 23

Fitness Centres Closed & Classes Cancelled | Dec 23

Due to today’s announcement from the Provincial Health officer, all UBC fitness centres (BirdCoop and ARC), fitness studios, and fitness classes will be closed or cancelled from December 23 – January 18.

Please note that other UBC Athletics & Recreation …

Holiday “Active”ities

Holiday “Active”ities

Happy holidays, everyone! This winter, get active while getting festive! Venture out into the city to explore and enjoy holiday activities!

 

  1. Vancouver Christmas Market

The Vancouver Christmas Market offers shops, attractions, twinkling lights, tasty eats, treats, and drinks. There …

Move UBC Movement Challenge!

Move UBC Movement Challenge!

It’s that time of year again, it’s Move UBC month! As a university-wide annual initiative to increase physical activity and reduce the time students, faculty, staff and the UBC community spend being inactive, we’ve put together the Move UBC Movement

UBC TSC Men’s Tennis- A Return to Competition!

UBC TSC Men’s Tennis- A Return to Competition!

After a seemingly endless time away from competition due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UBC Men’s Tennis Team was back up and running this fall and was able to compete against several rival universities! In the month of November, the

Happy Holidays!

The staff of the UBC Aquatic Centre wish students, faculty, staff, residents, athletes and community members the very best for this holiday season.  The past year (and then some) have presented us all with a number of challenges. That said, …