School of Kinesiology

Gymnastics Summer Camps

Registration for Gymnastics Summer Camps and Classes (July-Aug) are open and filling up!

Please know that even with the recent provincial health restrictions, Active Kids programs have been approved to continue to run by both the Vancouver Health Authority and UBC, and that they meet and exceed all recommendations for safe children’s sport program delivery

As such, there will be again be limited spots this term so we are strongly encouraging planning ahead and registering online due to limited office hour support. To register online:

  1. Visit our Parent FAQ page and read our COVID 19 Safety plan. It contains critical information you will need to know about the about changes you will encounter this term
  2. View and search for all program details in our New Online Calender,
  3. OR visit our Gymnastics Classes page and/or our Gymnastics Camps page
  4. Create an Online Account in our NEW Online Registration System. Please be sure your account is active and you can login prior to registration day

Active Kids Staff Are Vaccine Eligible!

We are happy to announce that working in collaboration with Vancouver Coastal Health, all Active Kids staff and volunteers are now eligible to receive a Covid 19 vaccination. This process has begun and is being implemented throughout the term. This increased level of safety will hopefully provide even greater peace of mind for our entire community. Thank you for your continued commitment to being safe with us and participating in our programs.

Kids Fit Challenge

Active Kids is partnering up with UTown@UBC to offer the annual Kids Fit program! This free virtual program can be completed at home or outside and is only open to children age 7-12 years old living in Acadia Park and the University Neighbourhoods Association (UNA).

Each week will feature a Movement Mission in the form of a themed instructional video and self-guided activities. Complete activities and win prizes!

Click here for more information.

Holiday Reminder

Victoria Day will be on Mon May 24!

Mark your calendars as there will be no classes on Sat May 22nd to Mon May 24th.

We will see you back on Tue May 25th.

Sidewalk Games for When You Can't Go to the Park

As the weather begins to clear up, finding fun and safe games to play can always be a challenge, especially if you have limited space in your yard.

Click here for five sidewalk games you can play with limited space..

Nutrition Tips from the School of Kinesiology

With summer just around the corner, it's important to keep our kids cool and hydrated.

Click here to learn about energy drinks and a quick sports drink recipe.

Call: 604-822-0207

Online: http://kin.ubc.ca/activekids

In Person: Osborne Centre
6108 Thunderbird Blvd. Vancouver B.C V6T 1Z1