Facilities

UBC Okanagan Competition Sites

Okanagan campus Gymnasium

UBC Okanagan Gymnasium

The gymnasium is the home of Heat Varsity Athletics, venue for many provincial, national and international sporting events, and home for campus intramural leagues. It also features an indoor walking/running track.

Nonis Sports Field

Nonis Sports Field

This artificial turf field is home to Heat Athletics' soccer teams and UBC's outdoor intramural leagues, and hosts many regional and provincial sport practices and tournaments.

Parkinson Rec Centre

Parkinson Rec Centre Fields

The busy fields at the Parkinson Recreation Centre just off of Harvey Ave. in Kelowna is the most used location of Heat Varsity Rugby. The City Park Oval in downtown Kelowna is the location of the Annual Hindson Cup.


Training, Fitness, Recreation, & Athlete Services

The Hangar

The Hangar Fitness and Wellness Centre

The first and only built-to-purpose fitness centre on campus, The Hangar houses cardio equipment, weight machines, free weights, fitness studios, and open stretching and activity space.

High Performance Lab (HPL)

High Performance Lab (HPL)

The High Performance Lab (HPL) is UBC Okanagan's dry-land training hub for Heat Athletics. This elite training centre contains everything from Olympic lifting platforms, cable machines, and free weights to heavy ropes, mini bands and sleds.

Fitness studios

Fitness studios

The lower level of the Hangar houses three fitness studios: Studio One (the home to most group fitness classes and rented by student dance and combative clubs) , Studio Two (teh Functional Training Studio), and Studio Three (home to spin classes and stocked with 20 Kaiser spin bikes).

Therapy and sports medicine clinic

Therapy and sports medicine clinic

Access to a Certified Athletics Therapist and Sports Medicine physician are available to the campus community during designated clinic times.

Stretch and strength area

Stretch and strength area

The Hangar?s lower lobby space is an open activity space where anyone is welcome to stretch or do personal exercises.

Campus trails

Campus trails

The campus trails network is a series of walking, hiking, and running trails that take users along scenic pathways around the main and west campuses.

Beach volleyball courts

Beach volleyball courts

Two courts are located northwest of The Hangar Fitness Center, next to the Creative and Critical Studies building. Courts are bookable but also available for drop-in use.

Running corridor

Running corridor

Located in the gymnasium, this indoor walking/running track is open year-round. 6.1 Laps = 1km. 1 Lap = 164.6m. Almost 10 Laps = 1 Mile (9.78 Laps).

Multi-sport ball hockey court

Multi-sport ball hockey court

Located behind the Purcell residence building, on the far side of the Commons field. Courts are bookable but also available for drop-in use.