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Welcome to the John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse Community Rowing programs!

The John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse is home to the UBC Men’s and Women’s Varsity and Novice rowing teams, St. George’s school rowing programs, and the Thunderbird Community Rowing programs (TBRC). The TBRC programs include learn to row, recreational and competitive Junior athletes, as well as a recreational program for university students and adults. The UBC Boathouse is also proud to offer a Coach In Training program and para rowing opportunities. Information on each of these programs and steps for registration can be found on the links to the left.

For rowing inquiries, please contact the Head Coach of Community Rowing Programs at programs.ubcboathouse@ubc.ca or 604-827-2011.

To see what we’re recently been doing, you can also find us on Facebook

Latest Rowing News

Looking for summer employment? We want you!

If you, or someone you know, is looking for summer employment – consider coaching with us!
We’re always keen to add new experienced and knowledgeable coaches to our team.

Thunderbird rowing programs run out of the John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse (7277 River Road, Richmond).

A full job description of currently available rowing instructor positions is available here.

Potential rowing coaches can apply with a resume and cover letter to programs.ubcboathouse@ubc.ca.

 

Reading Break Hours

Student Recreation Centre

Saturday February 18: 9:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 19: 9:00am – 9:00pm

Monday February 20: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Tuesday February 21: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Wednesday February 22: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Thursday February 23: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Friday February 24: 7:00am – 9:00pm

Saturday February 25: 9:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 26: 9:00am – 9:00pm


Birdcoop Fitness Centre

Saturday February 18: 10:00am – 7:00pm

Sunday February 19: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Monday February 20: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Tuesday February 21: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Wednesday February 22: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Thursday February 23: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Friday February 24: 6:30am – 8:00pm

Saturday February 25: 10:00am – 7:00pm

Sunday February 26: 10:00am – 6:00pm


UBC Aquatic Centre

Varying hours. Please check the schedule here


UBC Tennis Centre

Saturday February 18: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 19: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Monday February 20: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Tuesday February 21: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Wednesday February 22: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Thursday February 23: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Friday February 24: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Saturday February 25: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 26: 8:00am – 10:00pm


Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Regular operating hours.


UBC Camps Office

Varying Office Hours. Please call: 604-822-1540 for more information.


UBC Boathouse

Regular operating hours.

 

2017 Winter Guides Now Available

UBC Recreation is here to get our community moving. We’re proud to offer a variety of programs and activities for everyone of all ages and skill level. From first time swim lessons for 6-month olds to elite youth soccer camps to seniors tennis and everything in between. At UBC Recreation, we hope to inspire you to add movement into your everyday life in fun and exciting ways. We have something for every taste and interest or be bold and try something new!

Download a PDF of the 2017 UBC Recreation Winter Guide or if you want a hard copy in hand feel free to drop by one of our facilities! You can find facility addresses & locations on the Contact Us page.

UBC Recreation Spring/Summer 2016 Facility Hours

The following facility hours are in effect for the spring/summer terms:


BirdCoop Fitness Centre
Monday-Thursday: 6:30 am – 9:00 pm
Friday: 6:30 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday & Statutory Holidays: 12:00 am – 5:00 pm

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in fitness class schedule.


Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Pro Shop Hours
May 1 – May 30, 2016
Monday-Wednesday: 10:15 am – 10:45 pm
Thursday-Friday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday: 10:15 am – 11:15 pm
Sunday: 9:15 am – 9:15 pm

June 1 – June 30, 2016
Monday-Thursday: 10:15 am – 10:45 pm
Friday-Saturday: 9:45 am – 11:15 pm
Sunday: 9:15 am – 9:15 pm

July 1 – August 31, 2016
Monday: 8:30 am – 10:00 pm
Tuesday-Friday: 12:15 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 12:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday: 12:45 pm – 8:15 pm

Statutory Holidays: closed

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in ice schedule.


John M.S. Lucky UBC Boathouse
Monday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
Wednesday-Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Office hours at the John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse vary based on the season and will differ from program operating hours. Please call 604.247.2951 for full availability.


Student Recreation Centre
Monday-Friday: 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Statutory Holidays: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in sports schedule.


UBC Aquatic Centre

Pool Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:30 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday: 10:30 am – 9:00 pm

Gym & Steam/Sauna Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:30 am – 9:45 pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9:00 am – 8:45 pm

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in aquatics schedule.


UBC Tennis Centre
Monday-Sunday: 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
August 1st: Closed

March 7, 2017

Looking for summer employment? We want you!

If you, or someone you know, is looking for summer employment – consider coaching with us!
We’re always keen to add new experienced and knowledgeable coaches to our team.

Thunderbird rowing programs run out of the John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse (7277 River Road, Richmond).

A full job description of currently available rowing instructor positions is available here.

Potential rowing coaches can apply with a resume and cover letter to programs.ubcboathouse@ubc.ca.

 

February 16, 2017

Reading Break Hours

Student Recreation Centre

Saturday February 18: 9:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 19: 9:00am – 9:00pm

Monday February 20: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Tuesday February 21: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Wednesday February 22: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Thursday February 23: 7:00am – 10:00pm

Friday February 24: 7:00am – 9:00pm

Saturday February 25: 9:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 26: 9:00am – 9:00pm


Birdcoop Fitness Centre

Saturday February 18: 10:00am – 7:00pm

Sunday February 19: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Monday February 20: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Tuesday February 21: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Wednesday February 22: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Thursday February 23: 6:30am – 9:00pm

Friday February 24: 6:30am – 8:00pm

Saturday February 25: 10:00am – 7:00pm

Sunday February 26: 10:00am – 6:00pm


UBC Aquatic Centre

Varying hours. Please check the schedule here


UBC Tennis Centre

Saturday February 18: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 19: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Monday February 20: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Tuesday February 21: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Wednesday February 22: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Thursday February 23: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Friday February 24: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Saturday February 25: 8:00am – 10:00pm

Sunday February 26: 8:00am – 10:00pm


Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Regular operating hours.


UBC Camps Office

Varying Office Hours. Please call: 604-822-1540 for more information.


UBC Boathouse

Regular operating hours.

 

December 12, 2016

2017 Winter Guides Now Available

UBC Recreation is here to get our community moving. We’re proud to offer a variety of programs and activities for everyone of all ages and skill level. From first time swim lessons for 6-month olds to elite youth soccer camps to seniors tennis and everything in between. At UBC Recreation, we hope to inspire you to add movement into your everyday life in fun and exciting ways. We have something for every taste and interest or be bold and try something new!

Download a PDF of the 2017 UBC Recreation Winter Guide or if you want a hard copy in hand feel free to drop by one of our facilities! You can find facility addresses & locations on the Contact Us page.

May 26, 2016

UBC Recreation Spring/Summer 2016 Facility Hours

The following facility hours are in effect for the spring/summer terms:


BirdCoop Fitness Centre
Monday-Thursday: 6:30 am – 9:00 pm
Friday: 6:30 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday & Statutory Holidays: 12:00 am – 5:00 pm

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in fitness class schedule.


Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Pro Shop Hours
May 1 – May 30, 2016
Monday-Wednesday: 10:15 am – 10:45 pm
Thursday-Friday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday: 10:15 am – 11:15 pm
Sunday: 9:15 am – 9:15 pm

June 1 – June 30, 2016
Monday-Thursday: 10:15 am – 10:45 pm
Friday-Saturday: 9:45 am – 11:15 pm
Sunday: 9:15 am – 9:15 pm

July 1 – August 31, 2016
Monday: 8:30 am – 10:00 pm
Tuesday-Friday: 12:15 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 12:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday: 12:45 pm – 8:15 pm

Statutory Holidays: closed

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in ice schedule.


John M.S. Lucky UBC Boathouse
Monday: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
Wednesday-Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Office hours at the John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse vary based on the season and will differ from program operating hours. Please call 604.247.2951 for full availability.


Student Recreation Centre
Monday-Friday: 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Statutory Holidays: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in sports schedule.


UBC Aquatic Centre

Pool Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:30 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday: 10:30 am – 9:00 pm

Gym & Steam/Sauna Hours
Monday-Friday: 7:30 am – 9:45 pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9:00 am – 8:45 pm

Click here to view the Spring/Summer drop-in aquatics schedule.


UBC Tennis Centre
Monday-Sunday: 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
August 1st: Closed