Safety updates: Face masks & vaccines

In response to the BC Public Health Officer announcement of Tuesday August 24, face masks are now required when indoor at all UBC Sport Facilities for persons aged 12 and older effective August 25.

The new orders stipulate masks are …

Updates & Impacts Due to COVID-19 Safety Protocols

In response to Step 3 of BC’s Restart plan and University guidance, a number of changes have being introduced at UBC’s sport facilities and through its recreation programs.

  • Self-assess prior to your visit & please do not visit if you

Canadian Paralympic Swim Team at UBC prior to Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Summer Games

Canadian Paralympic Swim Team at UBC prior to Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Summer Games

The UBC Aquatic Centre is pleased to be hosting Swimming Canada’s Paralympic Team (August 3-18) prior to their departure for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Summer Games (Aug. 24 – Sept. 5, 2021).

On July 15, Swimming Canada and the Canadian …

Congratulations to swimmers for their success at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games

The UBC Aquatic Centre staff and members wish to congratulate the Canadian Olympic Swim Team for their success at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games.

Changes effective Tuesday August 3

Building upon the changes introduced Monday July 12, visitors to the UBC Aquatic Centre will see additional changes effective Tuesday August 3, 2021:

Lane configurations and swimming capacities will increase:

  • Length swim: 4 swimmers per single 25m short-course (SC) lane;

Olympic Team Making Final Preparations at UBC

Olympic Team Making Final Preparations at UBC

The UBC Aquatic Centre is pleased to be hosting Swimming Canada’s Olympic Team (July 3-16) prior to their departure for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games (July 23 – Aug. 8, 2021).

The 2020 Canadian Olympic Swimming Trials were …

Cheer on Thunderbirds to compete at Olympic Trials!

Cheer on Thunderbirds to compete at Olympic Trials!

From YVR to YYZ towards HND.

Swimming Canada is hosting the 2020 Olympic Trials in Toronto, ON June 19 – 23 , 2021. The UBC Aquatic Centre congratulates the following members of the UBC Thunderbirds Swimming Teams who have …

Labour Day Holiday Hours

Labour Day Holiday Hours

UBC Aquatic Centre

Saturday September 5: 11:00am – 4:30pm
Sunday September 6: 11:00am – 4:30pm
Monday September 7: CLOSED

For complete details of Labour Day Weekend hours for UBC Athletics & Recreation facilities click here.…

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UBC Athletics & Recreation is beginning to safely re-open our sport facilities and re-start our programs. As of June 29, many UBC Sport Facilities will be re-opening with limited or reduced activities to accommodate the guidelines and recommendations of local …