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?

Canada Day Reduced Hours

June 29, 2022

UBC Recreation’s Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours on for the upcoming Canada Day on Friday, July 1 2022. We encourage guests to plan ahead if they are planning to visit our facilities.


Fall 2022 Programs | Reg Opens July 5

June 27, 2022

Get ready for fall 2022 programs! Registration opens on Tuesday, July 5 at 1:00 PM! Check out the opportunities that await you, and try something new with UBC Recreation. Explore the following sections to help you plan. Fall 2022 Programs:  Fitness Aqu …


Shakes W/Abishek – Green Machine Smoothie!

June 22, 2022

Try out this Green Machine Smoothie recipe that not only fuels our bodies but helps us get moving!


Summer Outdoor Boot Camps

June 17, 2022

Enjoy a full-body workout in an outdoor setting! Body-weight exercises, sports drills, and conditioning intervals help you develop lean muscle and functional strength, while improving your core strength and cardiovascular endurance.