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?

British Columbia Day Holiday Hours

July 26, 2021

UBC Recreation’s Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours on British Columbia Day. We encourage guests to plan ahead if they are planning to visit our facilities.


Fall Programs – Registration Opens July 5!

July 1, 2021

Get ready for Fall Programs! Registration opens on July 5 at 1:00pm!


Step 3 Changes to be Introduced on July 12

June 30, 2021

UBC Athletics & Recreation is preparing for Step 3 of BC’s Restart Plan. We are focused on July 12 as the earliest date to begin introducing these changes across our facilities and programs. Please note that it may take up to several weeks for these changes to take place as we work with staff and visitors to implement new guidelines.