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World Conference on Drowning Prevention

World Conference on Drowning Prevention

Members of the UBC Aquatic Centre Management Team took time away from the facility this week to join the nearly 900 delegates who converged on downtown Vancouver for the 2017 World Conference on Drowning Prevention. Did you know?  Every hour of every day 40 people lose their lives to drowning. (WHO – World Health Organization / 2017 Canadian […]

Tennis Smash – Registration Open!

This unique tournament will feature a brand new modified match format where time is of the essence! These shortened matches will be packed with action and are perfectly designed for all skill levels. Be sure to register early as space is limited.

Congratulations to our Gutterball Bowling Winners

Congratulations to Buttergitches, ECOD1, and Engaged for being Campus Wide champions, and to Phi Pi, Sigma Pi, and Sigma Gam for being our Divisional champions this year. Thank-you to everyone who came out to make this year’s event a success. We look forward to seeing you all at our upcoming events!  

Are you ready!?! ShakeOut BC

(Update)  The management of team of the UBC Aquatic Centre would like to acknowledge and thank the swimmers, visitors and staff who participated in the Great British Columbia ShakeOut at the UBC Aquatic Centre this morning.  Whereas we appreciate that the interruption was an interruption and possible inconvenience from your planned activities, we do strongly […]

Uniform Deadline Extended for League Sports

Hello everyone. Due to a delay in the completion of the UBC Rec Uniform order by our supplier we will be extending the Uniform Deadline for all teams until 5:00pm Thursday, Oct. 26th. Sorry for the confusion

VPSC Fall Invitational (Oct. 28-29, 2017)

The UBC Aquatic Centre is pleased to be the host venue for the 2017 edition of the VPSC Fall Invitational.  The event is hosted by Vancouver Pacific Swim Club, a key swim club in the Lower Mainland and the largest swim club affiliated with the UBC Aquatic Centre. The event will see hundreds of local […]

[Quidditch] Octobear 2017!

[Quidditch] Octobear 2017!

PC: Papa Razzo Last weekend, the UBC TSC Quidditch team has the privilege of driving out to Calgary for their first tournament. TSC, alongside the Edmonton Aurors and Calgary Mavericks, played their hearts out, culminating in a 3-1 finish for TSC, beating Edmonton (2-2) twice, and going 1-1 with Calgary (1-3). TSC came in second […]

Leisure tank to reopen at 11am (Tues. Oct. 17)

Leisure Tank – Closed for most of Tuesday morning Patrons of the UBC Aquatic Centre are to be advised that the Leisure tank has been closed due to a fouling. Updates from pool mechanical and maintenance staff now have us anticipating that the Leisure tank will re-open as of 11:00am  Tuesday morning. We apologize for the […]

PC: Bruno Martin del Campo

The Inaugural Pumpkin Run

Find out everything you need to know about this festive, pumpkin-themed event!

Notice of Schedule Changes Mon Oct 16th

Notice of Schedule Change Mon Oct 16th