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. Access to facility requires advanced registration.

What’s New?

Thanksgiving Facility Hours

October 1, 2021

UBC Recreation’s Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours on Monday, October 11, 2021 for Thanksgiving. We encourage guests to plan ahead if they are planning to visit our facilities.


Additional K-Pop and Burlesque Classes Available

October 1, 2021

Given the strong interest in the Burlesque & K-Pop programs this term, UBC Recreation is adding additional classes! Classes start next week – register early to save your spot.


Active at Home virtual fitness classes are back!

September 24, 2021

Enjoy free virtual classes weekly! Every Mon-Wed, Active at Home offers a variety of virtual fitness classes with a live instructor that you can do from anywhere. Enjoy a morning yoga class, or kick it up a notch with an evening bootcamp.