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35 years of service at UBC:  Leslie Grundy is joined by UBC Aquatic Centre staff, past and present, to celebrate her retirement.

35 years of service – Thank you Leslie Grundy

For 35 years Leslie Grundy has been a constant with the UBC Aquatic Centre.  From lifeguard, to program coordinator, to acting facility manager, over the years she has, at one time or another, held every position within the team.  This week the team at the UBC Aquatic Centre proudly yet sadly wishes Leslie well with […]

No Regrets: 2017 Concord Pacific Vancouver Dragon Boat Festival

No Regrets: 2017 Concord Pacific Vancouver Dragon Boat Festival

What. A. Weekend. On the weekend of June 24, we raced at the 29th annual Concord Pacific Vancouver Dragon Boat Festival, the biggest dragon boat festival in North America hosted by Dragon Boat BC, with approximately 200 teams and over 150,000 paddlers! The festival kicked off on Friday night, June 23, with an opening ceremony […]

Celebrate part of your Canada Day with us

Celebrate part of your Canada Day with us

To commemorate Canada’s 150 birthday, the UBC Aquatic Centre will have special hours over this long-weekend with hours from 10am – 3pm for each of Saturday, Sunday and Monday (July 1- 3). For Canada Day Saturday July 1st only, patrons will be offered a special rate of only $1.50 to commemorate the occasion. Patrons are […]

Adventure Camps | Ultimate Adventure

Adventure Camps | Ultimate Adventure

Ultimate Adventure camp combines the water-based fun of Super Soakers, with some of the same thrill seeking adventure of Adrenaline Junkies! Experience outdoor rock climbing in beautiful Squamish, hike throughout Lynn Valley and cross its 100 year old suspension bridge!

UBC Staff and Faculty Volleyball League!

UBC Staff and Faculty Volleyball League!

Starting May 31st, Staff and Faculty Noon-Hour Volleyball League will run on every Wednesdays from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Do a 1-hour Fun-Filled workout during your lunch break on Wednesdays!

Summer Heat Tennis | Tuesdays, July 11th – Aug 29th

Summer Heat Tennis | Tuesdays, July 11th – Aug 29th

Beat the heat at our indoor facility! Each week will feature singles and/or doubles matches supervised by a UBC teaching pro. This fun and competitive 2.5-4.0 session is a great way to meet new people and have an energizing workout.

Canada Day Facility Hours

Hours for UBC Recreation facilities on Canada Day long weekend are as follow: Student Recreation Centre Sat, July 1st – 12:00pm – 6:00pm Sun, July 2nd – 9:00am – 9:00pm Mon, July 3rd – 7:00am – 9:00pm All yoga, dance, pilates, martial arts and other instructional classes in the SRC and Ponderosa are cancelled during […]

UBC Recreation is hiring student staff for 2017/18!

We’re currently hiring student staff for the fall/winter 2017/18 semesters. Search for ‘UBC – Athletics and Recreation’ on Careers Online to view available jobs. Applications are now open! Apply on Careers Online by July 3, 2017. Positions available: Aquatics Centre » Lifeguard-Instructor » Facility Operations Staff Baseball Indoor Training Centre » Facility Operations Staff Doug Mitchell […]

Event notice – UBC road closures (Sun. June 25)

Patrons of the UBC Aquatic Centre whom are intending to visit the facility on Sunday June 25 are invited to make note of the following event details which may affect one’s travel to / from or at UBC’s Point Grey campus.  We invite you to allow for extra travel time to campus and to consult […]

Adult Tennis Summer Camps

Adult Tennis Summer Camps

From beginners to advanced, UBC Tennis offers tennis camps for adult players at all levels! The Adult Tennis Summer Camps start in July, be sure to secure your spot before it’s too late!