Off-Campus Events & Partnerships

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

Kelowna Rockets Hockey Tickets

The Kelowna Rockets have partnered with Recreation to offer you a game ticket, pop & a hot dog for just $20.

Must pre-purchase in advance and pick up tickets at Recreation customer service desk on game day.

January 24 vs Seattle Thunderbirds at 7:05pm

March 18 vs Prince George Cougars at 7:05pm

Purchase Tickets

Coming January 2020

Rock Climbing Series

Offered in partnership with the Beyond the Crux Climbing Gym, learn to climb, receive your belay certificate and feel confident on the wall with this 4 session series.

Each session is 1.5 hours & participants must attend every session.

Thursdays: Jan 23-Feb 13, 2020

Cost: $30 per person

Register Now

UBC Curling Bonspiel 2020

February 29th, 2020

HURRY HARD!  Come and sweep the winter blues away with a fun day of curling.  Teams of 4-6 people compete in this exciting curling bonspiel.

Register your team by February 26th at 4:00pm.

Location: Winfield Curling Center (9830 Bottom Wood Lake Road, Winfield, BC)


Registration open soon!



Curling player delivering a stone on a curling rink, sliding over the ice

New to UBC Recreation!  Curling Lessons

Join us for Curling lessons just in time for 2020 Curling Bonspeil on Feb 29.  You will have three lessons January 22, 29 and Feb 5 from 5:00-7:00pm.

Beginner Classes give you the confidence and skills to play curling if you’ve never curled before or have previously enjoyed a curling session.

What to Expect

  • Warm-up
  • Instruction and support to develop your own curling delivery
  • Learn how to grip, rotate and release the stone
  • Coaching advice and support to develop your own sweeping technique
  • Information on the rules, etiquette and scoring of the game
  • Learn the skip signals and basic tactics
  • Fun coaching drills
  • Game play opportunities
  • Cool-down

What to Wear

All equipment is supplied including brushes and sliders. All you need is warm, loose fitting clothing and clean, flat, rubber soled shoes (trainers are ideal) to change into for curling.

Register as a group or an individual.

Registration deadline: Jan 20, 2020