Welcome to UBC Recreation Fitness & Classes

UBC Fitness Programs are dedicated to the health and wellbeing of the UBC Community. We have two fitness facilities: The BirdCoop Fitness Centre and the ARC Fitness Centre. These facilities offer gym memberships, women’s only fitness times, climbing cave, a variety of fitness classes, as well as personal training for individuals of all fitness levels. 

What’s New?

ARC Closed for Power Shutdown | May 29

May 17, 2022

The ARC @ the Life Building will be closed on Sunday, May 29, 2022 for Power Shutdown.


15% Off 12-Pack of Personal Training Sessions

May 2, 2022

Enjoy 15% off a 12-pack of Personal Training sessions during the month of May! Let our trainers design a long-term strategy to help you reach your fitness and health goals this spring and summer.


Group Fitness Classes Resume May 24

May 2, 2022

Group Fitness Classes will resume for the spring/summer term on Tuesday, May 24. Be sure to explore all our other options to stay active in the meantime!


Facilities Closed for Power Shutdown | May 8

May 1, 2022

The SRC, BirdCoop, War Memorial Gym and Aquatic Centre will be closed on Sunday, May 8 for Power Shutdown.