All children should experience the positive benefits of recreational activity. UBC Recreation offers the University community’s youth an extraordinary experience to be active and participate. Choose from rowing, hockey, swimming, tennis, and many other activities. If you’re a member of the University Neighbourhoods Association (UNA) or hold a valid Utown Community Services Card (CSC) you’re also eligible for discounts!


Features for Youth

UBC Summer Camps

Summer Savings

Receive 15% off on select pre-determined camp combinations provided on the UBC Camps website. With hundreds of programs to choose from, it can be hard to know which combinations work best; so we’ve compiled a list of unique camp combinations that will save you time and money! Registration for all Summer Savings camp combinations must take place in-person or over the phone. If you need additional guidance on creating a customized camp experience, contact us by phone at 604-822-1540, or email at ubc.camps@ubc.ca.

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Sports Performance Camps

UBC Thunderbirds Sports Performance Camps provide athletes the opportunity to train with UBC’s elite, professional coaching staff. Coaches work with beginner and elite athletes to develop sport-specific skills in areas such as: Aquatics, Baseball, Strength and Conditioning, Volleyball, and more! Check out the UBC Sports Performance Camps page to see a full listing, and to learn more.

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UBC Thunderbird Coached Camps

Dream of becoming a varsity athlete? Campers get the unique UBC Thunderbird experience as a Jr. T-bird! Participants get the exclusive opportunity to train and develop their skills with UBC Thunderbird head coaches and athletes. We offer a wide range of sports camps, whether you’re a beginner or an advanced player or something in between. Check out the UBC Thunderbird Coached Camps page to see a full listing of sports, and to learn more.

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Spring Pro-D Camps

With UBC Camps, it’s easy to build a day of fun centred around your child’s interests! Join us for a day of fun and engaging Pro-D Day activities, such as sports and games, arts and crafts, and exciting attractions on UBC campus. Space is limited so book your spring Pro-D day camps before they fill up!

Tennis Programs

The UBC Tennis Centre has world-class coaches to bring your future tennis pro to the next level. With progressive programs for ages 3-18 for beginners, advanced, and high performance players, there is a program for every child. Spring break camp registrations is now open, sign up your little one today! Discounts are available for UNA and CSC card holders.


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