Off-Campus Events & Partnerships

UBCO Recreation is proud to offer new programming with our community partners.

Introduction to Rock Climbing

Learn to climb with 4 fun-filled nights at Beyond the Crux Climbing Gym. Each lesson will be 1.5 hour sessions.

The class includes rental equipment and instruction by certified climbing instructors. Participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from the climbing gym.

Monday Lessons, October 19, 26, Nov 2 & 9

Wednesday Lessons, October 21, 28, Nov 4 & 18 (no session Nov 11 due to Remembrance Day)

Thursday Lessons, October 29, Nov 5, 19 & 26 (no session Nov 12 due to Reading Break)

6:30 to 8 p.m.
Cost: $35 per lesson (includes 4 nights of climbing)
Location: Beyond the Crux Climbing Gym – 658 Finns Road #5, Kelowna

Register here

Lunch & Lift Workshop Series

Lunch & Lift is a series of free 2-in-1 interactive wellbeing workshops consisting of a 30-minute movement class, followed by a 30-minute interactive wellbeing session facilitated by a UBC wellbeing professional.

All registered participants in attendance at the session will be entered in a draw to win one of two $25 gift cards to your choice of one of the following: Running Room, Doughgirls, Save-On-Foods.

October 21 and November 18

12 to 1 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Zoom (a unique Zoom link will be sent out by email a few days before the event to all registered participants)

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Learn to Play Squash

Learn this game in a minute, master it over a lifetime.

A professional coach will guide you through the ‘need to knows’ and introduce you to others taking up the sport through this 6-week program through 6 weekly 60 minute sessions. Sessions include instruction, drills and different play formats.

October 22 to December 3

UBCO has partnered with Global Fitness & Racquet Centre and Squash BC to put on this unbelievable Learn to Play Squash program.

Your registration includes: 1 hour lesson each week with certified squash coach, equipment rentals, 6 week membership to Global Fitness and a Squash BC Recreational Membership

Thursday Nights
Group 1 Session:  6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Group 2 Session: 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
limit of 6 participants per session

Registration Fee: $40
Location: Global Fitness & Racquet Centre

Minecraft Minigame Extravaganza


UBCO Recreation & UBCO Esports present: 

Minecraft Minigame Extravaganza. 

Compete in fun games with others and win prizes!

When: October 23rd at 5:00pm

Free to play!

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For additional Esport events, check out the UBCO Esport Association Facebook page here!