ARC Fitness Centre Closure | Starting Dec 20 – 23

Last updated December 20, 2022 9:50 am

Due to weather conditions, construction for REC North is postponed. Please note the Life Building will remain open from Tuesday, December 20 at 9:00PM – Friday, December 23, but the ARC will remain closed.

Due to REC North construction, no heat and water will be running in the Life Building starting from Tuesday, December 20 at 9:00PM – Friday, December 23. As a results, the ARC Fitness Centre will be closed during this time, and will re-open as normal on Saturday, December 24.

What to expect during the ARC closure:

  • No ARC Fitness Centre access
  • If your locker is in the ARC, you will not be able to access it
  • Personal training sessions will move to the BirdCoop (patrons will be contacted directly if applicable)

Stay active with UBC Recreation!

All other activities that don’t take place in the Life Building/ARC Facilities will proceed as normal. We encourage patrons to explore other fitness opportunities during the closure to stay active:

  • Visit the BirdCoop Fitness Centre at the SRC.
  • Drop-In Sports at War Memorial Gym: includes regular sessions of volleyball and basketball.
  • Drop-In Hockey & Skating: public skating, figure skating, and ice hockey are available at various times throughout the day.
  • Drop-In Swimming: cool off at the Aquatic Centre with a variety of activities ranging from lane swimming to aqua fitness.
  • Moves on MacInnes: rent free sports and activity equipment from the SRC front desk to use on MacInnes Field.