Cancellations & Closures

Shallow Aquasize Cancelled Thursday Jan 11th

Unfortunately, due to an illness, we have had to cancel Shallow Aquasize at 7:30pm on Thursday January 11th. Classes will resume on Thursday January 18th.

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

Reminder:  All patrons are invited to visit the UBC Aquatic Centre Drop-in Schedule prior to any visit.

Barre Fitness Cancelled – Monday, January 8

Unfortunately, due to an illness, we have had to cancel the Barre Fitness class Monday January 8 from 7:30-8:25PM in the Student Recreation Centre Studio. The class will run on Wednesday January 10 from 6:30-7:45PM and we will run an additional free class on Monday, January 15th during the regular class time at 7:30-8:25PM. We will also extend the series by a week to make up for the extra class.

Thank you for your understanding.

Christmas & New Year Facility Hours

Hours for UBC Recreation facilities during the Christmas & New year’s day are as follow:

Student Recreation Centre

December 23: 9:00AM – 2:00PM
December 24: 9:00AM – 2:00PM
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: CLOSED
December 27: 9:00AM – 9:00PM
December 28: 9:00AM – 9:00PM
December 29: 9:00AM – 9:00PM
December 30: 9:00AM – 9:00PM
December 31: 9:00AM – 6:00PM
January 1: 12:00PM – 6:00PM
January 2: Back to regular hours

Birdcoop Fitness Centre

December 23: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
December 24: CLOSED
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 
CLOSED
December 27: 10:00AM – 7:00PM
December 28: 10:00AM – 7:00PM
December 29: 10:00AM – 7:00PM
December 30: 10:00AM – 7:00PM
December 31: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
January 1: 12:00PM – 6:00PM
January 2: Back to regular hours

UBC Aquatic Centre

The UBC Aquatic Centre will be CLOSED from December 10th, 2017 to January 3rd, 2018 inclusively for a scheduled maintenance and repair shutdown. The facility will reopen on January 4th, 2018.

UBC Tennis Centre

December 23: 8:00AM – 10:00PM
December 24: CLOSED
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 
CLOSED
December 27: 8:00AM – 10:00PM
December 28: 8:00AM – 10:00PM
December 29: 8:00AM – 10:00PM
December 30: 8:00AM – 10:00PM
December 31: CLOSED
January 1: CLOSED
January 2: Back to regular hours

Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

December 23: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
December 24: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 
CLOSED
December 27: 11:30 am – 5:00 pm
December 28: 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
December 29: 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
December 30: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
December 31: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 1: CLOSED
January 2: Back to regular hours

UBC Camps Office

December 23: CLOSED
December 24: CLOSED
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 
CLOSED
December 27: 9:00AM – 5:00PM
December 28: 9:00AM – 5:00PM
December 29: 9:00AM – 5:00PM
December 30: CLOSED
December 31: CLOSED
January 1: CLOSED
January 2: Back to regular hours

UBC Boathouse

December 23: CLOSED ASIDE FROM EVENTS
December 24: CLOSED ASIDE FROM EVENTS
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 
CLOSED
December 27: 4:00PM – 8:00PM
December 28: CLOSED ASIDE FROM EVENTS
December 29: 11:00AM – 4:00PM
December 30: CLOSED ASIDE FROM EVENTS
December 31: CLOSED ASIDE FROM EVENTS
January 1: CLOSED
January 2: 8:30AM – 4:30PM
January 3: 8:30AM – 5:00PM

SRC Women’s Locker Room/ Washroom Closure

Please be advised that Building Ops will be performing maintenance in the SRC Women’s change room on Wednesday, December 20th between 11:30 am – 12:30 pm.  As a result, there will be no Women’s Locker Room/ Washroom access from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm.  There are 2 single universal washroom’s available for usage inside the SRC and shower facilities will be available at War Memorial Gym.

UBC Aquatic Centre Facility Closure

The UBC Aquatic Centre will be CLOSED from December 10th, 2017 to January 3rd, 2018 inclusively for a scheduled maintenance and repair shutdown. The facility is scheduled to reopen on January 4th, 2018. All LOCKERS must be cleared out before December 10th at 12pm.

During the closure there will be scheduled times where our front reception / operations desk will be open to assist patrons with registration for  Winter 2018 programs and answer program, registration and/or facility questions. Outside of these scheduled times there will be no public access to the facility.

Office Hours During Facility Closure

Sunday December 10:  10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tuesday December 12: 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Wednesday December 13: 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Thursday December 14: 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Monday December 18:  4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Tuesday December 19: 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Thursday December 21: 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Thank you for your cooperation. If you have any further questions please call 604-822-4501 or email aquatic.centre@ubc.ca.

A reminder to consult the UBC Aquatic Centre Drop-in Schedule prior to any visit.

UBC Aquatic Centre Staff

Winter Exam Period Drop-In Sports at the War Memorial Gym

Drop-in volleyball and basketball
War Memorial Gym will be hosting a limited number of drop-in volleyball and basketball sessions during the exam period:

Drop-in Basketball
– December 6: Basketball from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
– December 10: Basketball from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
– December 11: Basketball from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
– December 17: Basketball from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM & 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
– December 19: Basketball from 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
– December 22: Basketball from 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Drop-in Volleyball
– December 4: Volleyball from 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
– December 12: Volleyball from 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
– December 18: Volleyball from 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM

*Schedule is subject to change.

Please sign-in at the War Memorial Gym front desk
Free to current UBC Students, Staff, Faculty and UNA members
Equipment provided free of charge

War Memorial Gym Maximum Drop-in Capacities
maximum basketball participants: 50     full gym: 6hoops
maximum basketball participants: 25     half gym: 3 hoops
maximum volleyball participants: 30      half gym: 2 courts

Weather Advisory – December 19, 2017

UBC Recreation’s facilities will operate in accordance with UBC Vancouver Campus closures. Please check the UBC website for campus updates.

Currently, the university has not curtailed non-essential services and thus UBC Recreation Facilities are operating with regular hours and services. Visit our Contact Us page for hours of operation of our facilities.

UPDATED: Dec 19, 2017 at 12:04PM

Hot Water Outage-SRC

Please be advised that Building Ops will be replacing the hot water heat exchange switch in the SRC on Thursday, November 16th. This means that there will be no hot water at the SRC on Nov. 16th from 7:00am – 1:00pm. Hot water will be back on after 1:00pm. There will still be water pressure during this time frame – just no hot water.

Remembrance Day Facility Hours

Hours for UBC Recreation facilities on Remembrance Day long weekend are as follow:

Student Recreation Centre

Saturday, November 11th – 12:00PM–6:00PM

Sunday, November 12th – 9:00AM– 10:00PM

Monday, November 13th – 6:30AM–11:00PM

Birdcoop Fitness Centre

Saturday, November 11th – 12:00PM–6:00PM

Sunday, November 12th – 10:00AM– 7:00PM

Monday, November 13th – 6:30AM–10:00PM

UBC Aquatic Centre

Saturday, November 11th – 12:00PM– 4:00PM

Sunday, November 12th – 8:00AM– 9:45PM

Monday, November 13th – 6:30AM– 10:00PM

UBC Tennis Centre

Saturday, November 11th – 8:00AM– 10:00PM

Sunday, November 12th – 8:00AM– 10:00PM

Monday, November 13th – 8:00AM– 10:00PM

Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Arena Office Closed Saturday, November 11th – Monday, November 13th

Proshop:

Saturday, November 11th – 9:30PM – 11:00PM

Sunday, November 12th – 9:30PM – 9:00PM

Monday, November 13th – CLOSED

UBC Camps Office

Saturday, November 11th – CLOSED

Sunday, November 12th – CLOSED

Monday, November 13th – CLOSED

UBC Boathouse

Saturday, November 11th – CLOSED

Sunday, November 12th – CLOSED

Monday, November 13th – CLOSED

Thanksgiving Weekend Instructional Class Reminder

This is a reminder that all yoga, dance, pilates, martial arts and other instructional classes run in the SRC and Ponderosa are cancelled during the Thanksgiving long weekend (October 7-9).  Additionally, the SRC will have restricted hours on Monday Oct 9.