All children should experience the positive benefits of recreational activity. UBC Recreation offers the University community’s youth an extraordinary experience to be active and participate. Choose from rowing, hockey, swimming, tennis, and many other activities. If you’re a member of the University Neighbourhoods Association (UNA) or hold a valid Utown Community Services Card (CSC) you’re also eligible for discounts!


Features for Youth

It’s Here! Summer Camp Registration Opens February!

Sign your Child up for a Summer to Remember!

UBC Camps offers a huge array of different types of camps to give your child the best possible experience for both skill development, learning, and enjoyment. Located at UBC’s beautiful Point Grey campus, be sure to check out the 165+ types of camps offered in everything from sport & recreation, to arts and music. Register today!

Celebrate the Opening of the UBC Aquatic Centre!

UBC Aquatic Centre 2ndAnniversary | Mar 2

We’re celebrating the 2nd anniversary of our opening with a free swim! We’ll bring the fun and you bring your family and friends. We’ll have the inflatable obstacle course set up, and there’ll be a variety of aqua fitness samplers, prizes, and much more! Lots of exciting details will be released on the Facebook event leading up to the big day! RSVP on Facebook!

Kids & Youth Swimming Lessons

The UBC Aquatic Centre

Swimming is an important life skill that all children should learn at a young age. The UBC Aquatic Centre offers lessons for children of all ages and levels whether you’re looking to advance the water knowledge of your infant, school age, or teenager – there’s a program for you! Access a full listing of classes and information here!

Kids Winter Learn to Skate Programs

Registration is Open Now

UBC Recreation offers youth ice programs for children ages 3 to 12! All of our youth programs are set out to provide participants with a progressive pathway to skating and hockey development. Check out a full listing of classes, and register here!

Junior Thunderbirds ID Camp | UBC Recreation


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