The UBC Boathouse is looking forward to offering a variety of other sport and recreation programs this Summer including:

  • Hike BC
  • Explore Richmond
  • Introduction to Rowing and Paddling
  • Youth Yoga
  • Strength and Conditioning for Endurance Athletes

 

Additional information is available below.



 Hike BC

Ages: 13-18 yrs

Eligible for CSC Discount: Yes

Location: John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse, 7277 River Road

Consent Form: UBC Camps Multisport Consent

Summer in BC is an excellent opportunity to explore the outdoors! This program will include the opportunity to complete a local hike each day. Participants will meet at the UBC Boathouse and travel together to the hiking location of the day. Look forward to beautiful scenery, an opportunity to connect with new friends, and amazing views! During the hike, instructors will lead games and activities to foster team cohesion and help participants to delve deeper into knowing each other and the environment they are enjoying hiking in. Hikes chosen will be of intermediate difficulty. Those who consider themselves reasonably athletic would be ready to participate even with little to no previous hiking experience. For specific questions surrounding what to expect during the chosen hikes, please contact the UBC Boathouse at 604-827-2011 or programs.ubcboathouse@ubc.ca .

 

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Fee
20537 Explore BC Hiking Camp 13-18 yrs Jul 4 – Jul 7 Tue-Fri 9:00AM – 4:00PM $506 Register Now
20538 Explore BC Hiking Camp 13-18 yrs Jul 17 – Jul 21 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 4:00PM $632.50 Register Now
20539 Explore BC Hiking Camp 13-18 yrs Jul 31 – Aug 4 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 4:00PM $632.50 Register Now
20540 Explore BC Hiking Camp 13-18 yrs Aug 14 – Aug 18 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 4:00PM $632.50 Register Now
20541 Explore BC Hiking Camp 13-18 yrs Aug 28 – Sep 1 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 4:00PM $632.50 Register Now


 Explore Richmond

Ages: 11-14 yrs

Eligible for CSC Discount: Yes

Location: John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse, 7277 River Road

Consent Form: UBC Camps Multisport Consent

This program will provide participants an opportunity to engage in activities such as biking, indoor beach volleyball, curling, archery tag and swimming. Each day will begin at the UBC Boathouse and then transition to an appropriate location for the day’s activity. Each day will be different, so come prepared to experience many new activities! Participants will be provided with a weekly schedule in advance of the first day of the program. Please be prepared to provide a bike and approved helmet on one of the program days. For specific information regarding which activities to expect, please contact the UBC Boathouse at 604-827-2011 or programs.ubcboathouse@ubc.ca. Note: Participants in this program may be interested in creating a full day camp option by combining this with the Introduction to Rowing and Paddling Morning Camp.

 

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Fee
20532 Explore Richmond MultiSport Camp 11-14 yrs Jun 26 – Jun 30 Mon-Fri 12:00PM – 3:00PM $252 Register Now
20533 Explore Richmond MultiSport Camp 11-14 yrs Jul 10 – Jul 14 Mon-Fri 12:00PM – 3:00PM $252 Register Now
20534 Explore Richmond MultiSport Camp 11-14 yrs Jul 24 – Jul 28 Mon-Fri 12:00PM – 3:00PM $252 Register Now
20535 Explore Richmond MultiSport Camp 11-14 yrs Aug 8 – Aug 11 Tue-Fri 12:00PM – 3:00PM $201.60 Register Now
20536 Explore Richmond MultiSport Camp 11-14 yrs Aug 21 – Aug 25 Mon-Fri 12:00PM – 3:00PM $252 Register Now


Intro to Rowing and Paddling

Ages: 11-14 yrs

Eligible for CSC Discount: Yes

Location: John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse, 7277 River Road

Consent Form: UBC Camps Rowing Consent

The summer is a great time to try some of the water sports Richmond has to offer. This introductory program will provide participants with the opportunity to engage in both rowing and dragon boating. This fun-based program will teach the basics of both sports, including team building games and activities throughout. Those interested in continuing in either sport beyond the summer camp experience will be provided with information on how to do so. There is no pre-requisite to this program.

Note: Participants in the Introduction to Rowing and Paddling Morning Camp may also be interested in creating a full day camp option by combining it with the Explore Richmond Multi-Activity Afternoon Camp.

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Fee
20505 Intro to Rowing and Paddling 11-14 yrs Jun 26 – Jun 30 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 12:00PM $132.50 Register Now
20508 Intro to Rowing and Paddling 11-14 yrs Jul 10 – Jul 14 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 12:00PM $132.50 Register Now
20509 Intro to Rowing and Paddling 11-14 yrs Jul 24 – Jul 28 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 12:00PM $132.50 Register Now
20510 Intro to Rowing and Paddling 11-14 yrs Aug 8 – Aug 11 Tue-Fri 9:00AM – 12:00PM $106 Register Now
20512 Intro to Rowing and Paddling 11-14 yrs Aug 21 – Aug 25 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 12:00PM $132.50 Register Now


Youth Yoga

Ages: 13-18 yrs

Eligible for CSC Discount: Yes

Location: John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse, 7277 River Road

Consent Form: UBC Camps Yoga Consent

Yoga is very useful as a sport recovery tool as well as a mental practice. This program is appropriate for those who consider themselves “athletes” and those who are looking for a recreational outlet. Intermediate difficulty will be provided along with modifications for beginners or advanced participants. This will be a peaceful way to begin the morning – especially with the amazing views available from the UBC Boathouse, nestled on the shores of the Fraser River!

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Fee
20522 Youth Yoga 13-18 yrs Jun 26-30 Mon-Fri 9:30AM – 11:00AM $125.75 Register Now
20523 Youth Yoga 13-18 yrs Jul 31 – Aug 4 Mon-Fri 9:30AM – 11:00AM $125.75 Register Now
20531 Youth Yoga 13-18 yrs Aug 28 – Sep 1 Mon-Fri 9:30AM – 11:00AM $125.75 Register Now


Endurance Athletes Strength and Conditioning

Ages: 13-18 yrs

Eligible for CSC Discount: Yes

Location: John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse, 7277 River Road

Consent Form: UBC Camps Fitness Consent

Targeted at sports with an endurance component such as running, rowing, biking and swimming, this program will help youth to understand which muscle groups their sport relies on the most, and how to strengthen these and supporting groups in order to improve their sport performance and avoid injury. This introductory program will prepare participants to feel confident in adding strength and conditioning components into their regular sport training and make better use of time spent at the gym. Strength and conditioning instructors will also be available to help in the creation of personalized training plans for athletes ready to step out and continue this work on their own. With the inclusion of multiple sports, this program is also a useful way to meet other similar aged athletes, and get a sense of the type of training other sports are utilizing.

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Fee
20517 Endurance Athletes Strength and Conditioning 13-18 yrs Jul 10 – Jul 14 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 11:00AM $190 Register Now
20520 Endurance Athletes Strength and Conditioning 13-18 yrs Aug 21 – Aug 25 Mon-Fri 9:00AM – 11:00AM $190 Register Now


Fast Track Rowing

Ages: 13-18 yrs

Eligible for CSC Discount: Yes

Location: John M.S. Lecky UBC Boathouse, 7277 River Road

Consent Form: UBC Camps Rowing Consent

This program provides a comprehensive introduction to the sport of rowing. Youth will become comfortable with both on-land and on-water aspects of rowing training and be prepared to transition to the Junior Development Rowing Team if interested in continuing. Rowing is a great way to make use of almost every muscle group in the body, while simultaneously being challenged to improve team work and communication skills. There is no pre-requisite to this program.

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Fee
18308 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Jun 26 – Jun 30 Mon-Fri 12:00PM – 4:00PM $300 Register Now
18309 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Jul 3 – Jul 7 Tue-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $240 Register Now
18310 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Jul 10 – Jul 14 Mon-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $300 Register Now
18311 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Jul 17 – Jul 21 Mon-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $300 Register Now
18312 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Jul 24 – Jul 28 Mon-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $300 Register Now
18313 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Jul 31 – Aug 4 Mon-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $300 Register Now
18314 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Aug 8 – Aug 11 Tue-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $240 Register Now
18315 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Aug 14 – Aug 18 Mon-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $300 Register Now
18316 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Aug 21 – Aug 25 Mon-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $300 Register Now
18317 Fast Track Rowing 13-18 yrs Aug 28 – Sep 1 Mon-Fri 12:00pm-4:00pm $300 Register Now