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?

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Facility Hours

September 15, 2021

UBC Recreation’s Sports Facilities will have adjusted hours on Thursday, September 30, 2021 for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. We encourage guests to plan ahead if they are planning to visit our facilities.


Proof of COVID Vaccination Requirement

September 9, 2021

UBC students, faculty, and staff – Please note that the proof of vaccination requirement to access fitness centres, team sports, and other recreational activities is by order of the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) and is distinct from UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program and its declaration of vaccination status.


One week left to register for TAHL!

August 29, 2021

Thunderbird Adult Hockey League registration closes Sunday, September 5th! Get back on the ice at Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre for the fall & winter season from September 13 to April 30.