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?

Spring & Summer Programs Now Live – Registration Opens on March 1!

February 23, 2021

Spring & Summer programs have arrived! Browse the available programs; registration opens on March 1 at 1:00 pm.


Public Skating is back on Tuesday, Feb. 23!

February 19, 2021

Public skating is back! Drop-in with the whole family or friends, for a safe and socially distanced activity. Public figure skating is also available at this time.


Family Day Weekend Holiday Hours

February 4, 2021

UBC Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours for the upcoming Family Day Weekend on February 13 – 15. We encourage guests to plan ahead if they are planning to visit our facilities. ARC Fitness Centre Saturday, February 13: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Sunday, …