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Vikes Athletics and Recreation - Drop-in activities and sports at Vikes Active Living

Drop-in

If this isn’t the type of sports activity you were looking for, we also have more options available. Check out other sport offerings.

Vikes Active Living offers limitless possibilities for drop-in fitness and spur-of-the-moment fun.

Whether you want to workout, shoot some hoops in the gym, swim or play some squash, there is something for everyone. Be sure to read up on drop-in fees and memberships and click below to find out drop-in availability and schedule for the CARSA Field House, outdoor fields and ISC Ice Rink.

All CARSA memberships allow you access to take part in drop-in activities (this includes Base Membership). If you do not have a membership you can still take part by purchasing a drop-in pass. View our drop-in pricing and options.

Drop-in activities are informal and self-organizing with all levels and abilities welcome. If you are looking for something more structured and competitive check out our intramural sports and clubs. Read an explanation of the differences.

Contact

Questions about drop-in activities at Vikes Active Living?

Email: vikesrec@uvic.ca

Location

Drop-in activities take place in various locations in our facilities. Check individual program details for exact location. View map.

Equipment lending

With a valid membership card, individuals may check out a variety of equipment. Equipment must be returned the same day before closing or a late fee will be assessed. Full replacement cost will be assessed for items lost, stolen or damaged. Equipment available for checkout includes: basketballs, volleyballs and soccer balls.

Wheelchairs for basketball are available for rent.

Drop-in options

Click on the name of the drop-in activity below for schedules and more information about the activities.

Badminton

Drop-in badminton is at CARSA Fieldhouse Tues/Thurs (4-6PM) & Mckinnon 1/3 Gym Mon/Tues/Fri (11:30-1PM).


Schedule
  • Mon. 11:30-1:00PM
  • Tue. 11:30-1:00PM & 4:00-6:00PM
  • Thu. 4:00-6:00PM
  • Fri. 11:30-1:00PM
  • Please note that special events and bookings may alter the schedule.

Basketball

Grab a basketball from the CARSA Equipment Desk and get on the court!

Drop-in basketball is at CARSA Fieldhouse (Hardcourt).


Schedule
  • Mon. 8:00-6:00PM
  • Wed. 8:00AM-5:00PM
  • Fri. 8:00-6:00PM
  • Please note that special events and bookings may alter the schedule.

Open Play

Drop-in open play is at CARSA Fieldhouse.


Schedule
  • Mon. 2:00-6:00PM
  • Fri. 2:00-6:00PM
  • Please note that special events and bookings may alter the schedule.

Pickleball

Drop-in pickleball is at CARSA Fieldhouse.


Schedule
  • Tue. 1:30-3:30PM
  • Thu. 1:30-3:30PM
  • Please note that special events and bookings may alter the schedule.

Tennis

Drop-in tennis is at CARSA Fieldhouse.


Schedule
  • Tue. 10:00-4:00PM
  • Please note that special events and bookings may alter the schedule.

Volleyball

Drop-in volleyball is at CARSA Fieldhouse (Hardcourt) & Mck 1/3 gym Saturday's 6-9PM.


Schedule
  • Wed. 6:00-9:00PM
  • Sat. 4:00-7:00PM & 6:00-9:00PM
  • Please note that special events and bookings may alter the schedule.

Please review the Vikes Athletics and Recreation policies before participating in any drop-in activities.