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 …


Due to precautionary measures against COVID-19, the UBC Camps office is temporarily closed.

For all inquiries, please contact us at

As UBC Camps continues to plan and adapt its operations in response to COVID-19, we have several important

UBC Rec: Return to Activity Survey

UBC Athletics & Recreation is working on a plan to safely re-open our sport facilities and re-start our programs. We are working through modifications and new practices that will adhere to the guidelines and recommendations of local health authorities. Although …

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) & UBC Recreation’s Response

UBC Athletics & Recreation will continue to close its facilities indefinitely and all programs are suspended through May 30, 2020 as precautionary measures against COVID-19.

This shutdown will continue to apply to all varsity sports, recreation and public use.

The …

Locker access: Facility Closure (Mar 17 – April 5)

Further to the closure announcement made late Monday March 16, those users of the UBC Aquatic Centre who have long-term rental lockers are advised that they will have two occasions to access their lockers and remove their items.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) – considerations within an aquatic environment

UPDATE as of 17:30 Friday March 13, 2020

UBC is actively monitoring the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and is continually gathering information from local, provincial and national health partners.  At this time, the Public Health Agency of Canada

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and UBC’s response

Please visit the link below to access the latest update from UBC on the University’s response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Spring & Summer Programs 2020

Get ready for Spring & Summer programs! Registration is now open!