Event Update

Due to the updated Provincial Health Order, UBC Recreation is taking precautionary measures and have decided to cancel this in-person event.

Alternatively, we are offering a free DibFit virtual class with Daniela Dib through an Instagram Live on November 30 at 12:00pm.

Be sure to follow us on Instagram at @ubcrec and tune in on November 30 to join the live fitness class!

Join us for a free fitness class!


UBC Recreation and UBC Wellbeing are collaborating to end Thrive month with a big celebration! On Monday November 30th, 12-1pm, we will be offering a free DibFit fitness class at the Student Recreation Centre, featuring motivational fitness professional, Daniela Dib (@danieladibfitness) and DJ Icy Touch. This fun fitness class will be a great way to take a break from your busy day to listen to some great music, get active, and boost your mood! Registration is open to everyone, regardless of ability or fitness level.

Important Details

  • Event Date: Monday November 30th
  • Time: 12-1pm. Please arrive 15-20 minutes early for registration.
  • Location: SRC Gymnasium, 6000 Student Union Blvd. Please go to the north entrance of the building, head up the stairs and enter at the gym doors.
  • Registration: Advanced registration is required. Registration closes November 27th, 12pm.
  • What to bring:
    • Water bottle
    • Yoga mat or a towel
    • Handheld weights or dumbbells (optional)
    • Resistance bands (optional)
    • Make sure to wear clothing that you feel comfortable moving in and don’t mind getting sweaty!
  • Who can participate: All students, staff and faculty, as well as the public are invited to register for this free event. This event is open to everyone regardless of ability or fitness level.
  • To stay up to date with this event:

What to Expect

  • Daniela Dib is a fitness professional who brings exceptional energy and passion to her workout sessions.
  • Dibfit is a mind body experience featuring a high intensity and strength building workout, which unlocks your physical potential through movement. At the same time, Daniela’s emphasis on motivational speaking encourage your mental greatness and strength. Expect a full body session, which will be both challenging and joyful.
  • Every registered participant in attendance will be entered in a draw to WIN a Fitbit to help you along your fitness journey!

COVID-19 Precautions

  • In addition to UBC Recreation’s COVID-19 safety practices outlined on our Return to Activity page, we are taking extra precautions during this event to ensure your safety. These are:
    • Advanced registration is required for participation.
    • Face masks are required inside the SRC. You can remove your face mask at the start of the class, but please remember to replace your face mask upon completion of the class.
    • A daily health screening will take place before entering the facility. Please line up along the set markers out front of the north side of the SRC building.
    • All participants must bring their own yoga mat and personal water bottle. No equipment will be available to use during the event.
    • All participants will be provided with a 6 ft squared space where they must stay in during the duration of the fitness class to ensure physical distancing.

DibFit Free Trial & UBC Student Discount

  • With winter on the way and all the stresses that this unprecedented time may bring, it can be easy to feel isolated and alone. Daniela Dib offers an online community of motivational speaking, fitness, challenges and healthy recipes through her program called DibFit.
  • The first month of the program is free! In addition to this, Daniela is offering 20% OFF the monthly fee for UBC students who would like to continue with her program.
  1. On Instagram, request to follow @dibfitmember.
  2. Click the link in the account's bio.
  3. Fill out your details and use code "UBC20" to receive 20% off your subscription to the DibFit Program (this is in addition to the FREE 30-Day trial when you sign up).

Please note:

  • Participants must have have Instagram account to be eligible for this Program.
  • This promo code is only valid until December 7th, 2020.

Have Questions?

Please do not hesitate to email our team at physical.activity@ubc.ca for any questions or concerns with the event.