Right Back To It: Success Breeds Success

From Budapest, Hungary to Montreal, Quebec:  Just like that, within days of having competed in medal winning performances at the FINA 2017 World Aquatic Championships, swimmers for whom the UBC Aquatic Centre is their home base are now competing at …

35 years of service – Thank you Leslie Grundy

For 35 years Leslie Grundy has been a constant with the UBC Aquatic Centre.  From lifeguard, to program coordinator, to acting facility manager, over the years she has, at one time or another, held every position within the team.  This …

Celebrate part of your Canada Day with us

To commemorate Canada’s 150 birthday, the UBC Aquatic Centre will have special hours over this long-weekend with hours from 10am – 3pm for each of Saturday, Sunday and Monday (July 1- 3).

For Canada Day Saturday July 1st only, …

Event notice – UBC road closures (Sun. June 25)

Patrons of the UBC Aquatic Centre whom are intending to visit the facility on Sunday June 25 are invited to make note of the following event details which may affect one’s travel to / from or at UBC’s Point Grey …

Event notice: possible impacts to travel to UBC

Patrons of the UBC Aquatic Centre whom are intending to visit the facility this upcoming weekend are invited to make note of the following event details which may affect one’s travel to and from UBC’s Point Grey campus.  We invite …

National Water Safety Week, Canadian Red Cross

The UBC Aquatic Centre invites students, staff, faculty and residents to consider water safety every day, however encourage our community to make a special effort to increase awareness and water skills during National Water Safety Week – June 3-11, 2017.…

New for 2017: UBC Performance Swim Camps

The UBC Aquatic Centre is excited to be working with the UBC Varsity Swim Programs and UBC Camps on the development and delivery of “UBC Performance Swim Camps”.

Building on the legacy of Tom Johnson Swim Camps previously delivered at …

Victoria Day Long Weekend – Holiday hours

The UBC community and members of the public are invited to make note of changes to the UBC Aquatic Centre facility hours for Victoria Day – Monday May 22:

⦁ 1:00 – 5:00pm  :  Recreation and Leisure tanks
⦁ 1:00 …

Road construction on SW Marine Drive May 8 – Sept. 4, 2017

Starting May 8 through September 4, 2017, Southwest Marine Drive will be fully closed from Granville Street to Camosun Street (near West 41st Avenue) for the final phase of roadway improvements by the City of Vancouver.

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Assembly Area: Emergency Preparedness Week

Emergency Preparedness Week (EP Week) is an annual event that takes place each year during the first full week of May. This national event is coordinated by Public Safety Canada, in close collaboration with the provinces and territories and partners.…