Pickleball at CARSA! at Vikes Recreation

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Vikes Recreation provides diverse and intentional recreational programs in a safe, inclusive, and accessible environment, enhancing the social, mental and physical well-being of the entire University of Victoria community. We are committed to providing all individuals on campus with welcoming, accessible, and enjoyable physical recreation opportunities.

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Hours (Spring / Summer 2024)
CARSA Building

Mon. – Fri.: 6:30AM–10:00PM
Sat. – Sun.: 7:00AM–9:00PM
Reading Break*: 6:30AM-10:00PM
Holidays: 10:00AM–6:00PM

CARSA Climbing Centre

Mon. – Fri.: 4:00–8:00PM
Sat.: 3:00–8:00PM
Sun.: Closed
Reading Break*: TBA
Holidays: Closed

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McKinnon Pool

Mon. – Thu.: 6:30AM–10:00PM
Fri.: 6:30AM–9:00PM
Sat.: 9:00AM-6:00PM
Sun.: Closed
Reading Break*: TBA
Holidays: Closed

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Ian Stewart Complex

By booking request only. See booking and rental info.

*Reading Break: July 1-2
Holidays: Jul. 1, Aug. 5, Sep. 30, Oct. 14, Nov. 11


Telephone: 250-472-4000

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