Saying Goodbye to the Empire Pool

Saying Goodbye to the Empire Pool

Effective February 28, 2014, after over 60 years of operation, UBC’s Empire Pool is closing permanently due to a critical system failure. UBC Athletics and Recreation had hoped to maintain and operate the outdoor pool until the new aquatic facility

Empire Pool Closed Until Further Notice

The Aquatic Centre Empire Pool will be closed until further notice. For more information please call the UBC Aquatic Centre front desk at 604-822-4501.…

TriDu Registration Closed

TriDu Registration Closed

Registration for the 2014 Triathlon Duathlon is now closed. Click-through for more information.…

Youth Ice Programs

Adult Ice Lessons

Student Learn to Row

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This program offers UBC students the opportunity to learn how to row with the hope of continuing to row with the UBC Boathouse Adult Rowing League following completion of the learn to row program. Participants who complete the learn to …

Hockey and Sports All Day Spring Break Camp

UBC’s Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Center offers its very own unique style of Spring Break camp. Our 5 day program includes practicing and developing hockey skills as well as participating in other sports on our sports specific campus.
Each day …

Spring Break KIDS Toonie Swims

This Spring Break bring your child for a swim with the UBC Aquatics Centre Spring Break Toonie Swims! Swim times are as follows:
Monday, March 17 – Friday, March 21 (10:00AM – 1:45PM)
Monday, March 24 – Friday, March 28

Be Here: Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Be Here: Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

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It’s one thing to be a die-hard hockey fan, it’s another to know the sport. A former-Olympic venue, the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre is the perfect place to to discover your on-ice talent. From casual activity like drop-in skating …

Be Together: Family Day Recreation

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Your family consists of those that you care about, so this Family Day long weekend, grab your favourite people and Live Active with UBC Recreation. Hop in the pool, strap on some skates, grab a racquet and make the most …