Welcome to UBC Recreation Ice

The Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre is home to three ice rinks and offers a variety of hockey and skating programs for people of all ages and skill levels. Whether it’s your first time on the ice, or you’re looking to refresh your hockey skills, we have a program for you!

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 …


Masks Required, Vaccination Proof Not Required

April 7, 2022

Beginning April 8, proof of vaccination is no longer required. UBC’s requirement for masks to be worn throughout its indoor spaces remains in place through April 30.

Fitness class with COVID preventative measures