Off-Campus Events & Partnerships


Boxing & fitness

Join UBCO Recreation in partnership with Mad Katz Boxing for 5 weeks of boxing lessons!

This class will introduce the participants to the requirements of the sport of boxing. Hand-eye coordination drills, strength conditioning, cardio conditioning, core and the basic skills of boxing will all be incorporated in a fast paced high energy workout.

Dates: Tuesdays, February 28 – March 28

Time: 7:15-8:30pm

Location: Mad Katz Boxing, 1934 Evergreen Ct #3

Cost: $55




UBCO Recreation has partnered with the Kelowna Gymnastics Club to offer a gymnastics program for students and staff. Join us on Friday nights for 4 weeks for a short lesson and free play in the gym.

Dates: Fridays, March 10 – 31

Time: 7:00-8:30pm

Location: Kelowna Gymnastix, #225 1891 Springfield Road

Cost: $60



rock climbing Lessons

Join UBCO Recreation in partnership with Beyond the Crux climbing gym for rock climbing lessons this winter! Lessons are running on multiple weeknights so chose a day of the week that works with your schedule and come join us for 4 weeks of lessons!

Dates: March 6 – 31 (dates vary depending on choice of week day)

Time: 6:30-8:00pm

Location: Beyond the Crux Climbing Gym, 685 Finns Rd #5

Cost: $55




lead rock climbing course

Learn the requirement to lead climb indoors: proper clipping, belay techniques & proper use of different belay devices. The class includes rental equipment and instruction by certified climbing instructors.

Level 2 Lead Course Requirements:

  • Completed Level 1 or Learn to Climb program with UBC in the past 2 years, OR
  • Be able to climb a 5.9 or higher (if they have no top rope belay experience, they cannot do a lead course)

Date: Tuesday, March 14

Time: 7:00-9:00pm

Location: Beyond the Crux Climbing Gym, 685 Finns Rd #5

Cost: $50

Register Here



Springboard diving lessons

UBCO Recreation and Kelowna Spring Board Diving Club have partnered to offer a program of Diving Lessons! With your choice of Tuesdays or Wednesdays, join us for this 4-week program this term!

Dates: Tuesdays, March 7 – 28

Time: 7:15-8:30pm

Location: H20, 4075 Gordon Dr

Cost: $60




Learn to play squash

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


  • Tuesdays, February 28 – March 21
  • Thursdays, March 9 – 30

Times: 6:30-7:30pm or 7:45-8:45pm

Location: Global Fitness & Racquet Centre Kelowna, 1574 Harvey Ave

Cost: $40




SPinCo x UBCO Recreation

UBCO Recreation has partnered with SpinCo Kelowna to get you moving with a free SpinCo class! Come join us for this intense and fun workout!

Date: Wednesday, March 22

Time: 7:00-8:00pm

Location: SpinCo Kelowna, 410 Bernard Ave

Cost: free with pre-registration




Introduction to aerial silks

UBC Recreation has partnered with Peak Aerial Fitness to bring a 4-week Intro to Silks program to our UBCO Community. Silks is a dynamic and visual apparatus that involves climbing and wrapping around fabric that is split into two tails.

This Intro class is perfect for all levels of fitness and backgrounds.

Dates: Mondays, March 13 – April 3

Time: 8:30-9:30pm

Location: Peak Aerial Fitness, 1625 Dilworth Drive

Cost: $75 for 4 classes




Kelowna Rockets

Tickets for Kelowna Rockets Hockey games can be purchased at the Customer Service Desk in the Gym!

Valid for any regular season game.

Cost: $20