Welcome to UBC Recreation Fitness & Classes

The Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre is home to three ice rinks and offers a variety of hockey and skating programs for people of all ages and skill levels. Whether it’s your first time on the ice, or you’re looking to refresh your hockey skills, we have a program for you!

What’s New?

Fall Fitness Program Registration is Now Open!

August 29, 2020

From Ballet to Kickboxing, and everything in between you can now register for classes that run from September through December 2020!

Developing New Fitness Habits at Home

August 26, 2020

While our daily routines previously consisted of getting outside, being active, going to class and seeing friends, now we are staying at home and looking for new routines. Here are a few ways you can develop new fitness habits while you are staying at home.

Fitness Equipment in Disguise

August 26, 2020

Even though gyms are slowly re-opening up, you can still get an effective workout in the comfort of your own home. You may not have realized that you already have plenty of items lying around that can be used as gym equipment. Check out some of the alternatives you can use in your daily workouts!