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Vikes Recreation offers an assortment of programs and sports for students, staff and faculty and the wider Victoria community. Everyone is welcome to enjoy our programs and facilities in a safe, inclusive environment—improve your fitness, meet new people or just have fun!

This guide provides a quick overview all of our offerings. If you find something of interest, click through to the section to get more details.

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Note: Programs listed below are running April 29 – August 30, 2024.


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Vikes Wellness, Recreation and Athletics consists of a wide range of athletic and recreation facilities including the Centre for Athletics, Recreation and Special Abilities (CARSA), McKinnon Pool, outdoor artificial turfs and world-class field hockey pitch, as well as the Ian Stewart Complex ice rink. CARSA houses a number of facilities: a 2,100-seat performance gym, a multi-purpose fieldhouse, a two-level fitness weight training facility, the CARSA Climbing Centre, dance space, dedicated TRX and spin classrooms, yoga studios, squash courts, a rowing ergometer centre, and a sports injury clinic.

Come down and see for yourself and give it a try!

Interested in rentals? A variety of facility rental opportunities are available to the Greater Victoria community—training space, meeting rooms, pool, sport and recreation facilities and more. View fees, options and contact information.


✨ New programs for spring / summer 2024! ✨

Adaptive Climbing ACCESSIBLE

Climbing   This program is intended to support those living with barriers to engage with climbing and enjoy... See program

Adaptive Kids Climbing Club YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Climbing   This program is intended to support children and youth (ages 7-16) living with barriers to engage... See program

Booty Kickin Barre YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Registered Fitness   Get your heart pumping with this fiery class! This workout is a kick for the midline, glutes, and... See program

Crossfire YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Group Fitness   Get ignited and embark on a metabolic workout like no other. This intense program features... See program

Express Ride & Reps YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Group Fitness   Join us for this express class that gets you in and out in 45 minutes. During this ride you will... See program

F'ab Ride YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Group Fitness   Ride your way to F’Abulous abs with a 45 minute ride class that will strengthen and tone your... See program

Intermediate / Advanced Ballet YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Dance   The posture, flexibility, fitness and balance of Ballet are the foundation of all dance forms. It... See program

Introduction to Ballet YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Dance   For absolute beginners or those looking to refresh the basics of ballet. We will be going slowly... See program

Just 4 Kicks YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Youth   A free indoor soccer program for children with disabilities to participate in soccer, make new... See program

Lunch Crunch YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Group Fitness   Time crunch? Work out at lunch! That morning lethargy often spreads to the afternoon and we are... See program

Lyrical Dance YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Dance   Using a combination of ballet technique, contemporary, and modern styles, lyrical allows dancers... See program

Partyfit YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Registered Fitness   Partyfit is the ultimate fitness class combining dance, functional fitness, and pure fun!... See program

Pickleball

Intramurals   Pickleball is played either in singles (one player on each side) or doubles (two players on each... See program

Vikes Strength & Hypertrophy YOUTH WELCOME

High Performance   Vikes Strength and Conditioning proudly presents the Strength and Hypertrophy Class, tailored to... See program

Vikes Strength Training for Rowing Athletes YOUTH WELCOME

High Performance   Unlock Your Potential: Join Our Vikes Strength Training for Rowing Athletes! Calling all aspiring... See program

Women on Weights YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Registered Fitness   A group coaching program for anyone who identifies as a woman who want to learn how to weight... See program


Aquatics

See full details and schedule in the aquatics section.

Adult Swim 100

The Adult Swim 100 program offers a debut to the basic skills of swimming and water safety.... See program

Lane Swimming YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Join us for lane swimming at McKinnon Pool. Swim in our slow, moderate or fast lanes. Swimmers... See program

Masters Swim Club

The Masters Swim Club is designed to improve the technique, endurance, and efficiency in all of... See program

Pre-Set Private Lessons YOUTH WELCOME

Pre-set Private Lessons are a convenient way to have one-on-one instruction with a certified... See program

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Birthdays

See full details in the birthday section.

Vikes Birthday - Sport

Come spend your birthday with the Vikes! Our talented birthday party leaders will have games and... See program

Vikes Birthday- Climb

Come and enjoy your birthday with the Vikes. Start by climbing our walls, where our staff will... See program

Camps

See full details and schedule in the camp section.

Pro-D Day Camp YOUTH WELCOME

Spend your Pro-D-Day with the Vikes! Fantastic Vikes camp leaders are back to plan a day filled... See program

Archery (Afternoon) YOUTH WELCOME

The Vikes archery camp is designed for kids who are new to the sport and looking for a positive... See program

Archery (Morning) YOUTH WELCOME

The Vikes archery camp is designed for kids who are new to the sport and looking for a positive... See program

Ball Hockey YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes ball hockey camp promotes skill development, fun and fair play in the CARSA field house's... See program

Basketball - Co-ed / Girls YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes basketball camps consists of a variety of teaching techniques with a focus on age... See program

Basketball - Elite Girls Overnight NEW YOUTH WELCOME

We are excited to offer an overnight high-performance basketball camp for female athletes... See program

Basketball - Mini Vikes YOUTH WELCOME

Our Mini Vikes basketball camp is developed with the beginner basketball player in mind! We will... See program

Business Mindset NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Entrepreneur Mindset is a great program for young leaders who want to practice their creativity... See program

Cheer YOUTH WELCOME

Cheer camp will introduce you to the fun and excitement of cheerleading as members of the Vikes... See program

Claymation and Lego Animation NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Fill your week with action, adventure and a lot of comedy with Film Camp in A Box Claymation and... See program

Confident Public Speaking NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Confident Public Speaking is a great program for younger children exploring their language... See program

Cross Country YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes Cross Country Camp offers an introduction to cross country running through games, pacing... See program

Dance YOUTH WELCOME

Love to move? Love to dance? Then our full day dance camp is the place for you! Each day will... See program

Discovery Adventure Camp YOUTH WELCOME

Our Discovery Adventure Camp is geared for participants who want to get outside this summer for a... See program

Discovery Adventure Camp (4-Day Week) YOUTH WELCOME

Our Discovery Adventure Camp is geared for participants who want to get outside this summer for a... See program

Feature Film Making NEW

Fill your week with action, adventure and a lot of comedy with Film Camp in A Box movie making... See program

Fencing (Half Day) YOUTH WELCOME

Learn the Olympic sport of fencing! Beginners will go through safety training, warm ups, group... See program

Girl Power YOUTH WELCOME

This exciting program brings girls together to participate in a week full of team building... See program

Girls on Rock YOUTH WELCOME

This camp is for youth who self identify as female. During the camp participants will gain new... See program

Girls Outside Camp NEW YOUTH WELCOME

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Indoor Climbing (Full Day) YOUTH WELCOME

Our indoor 1/2 day climbing camp will introduce children to the world of rock climbing in a safe... See program

Indoor Climbing (Half Day) YOUTH WELCOME

Our indoor 1/2 day climbing camp will introduce children to the world of rock climbing in a safe... See program

Indoor Climbing (Half Day) - 4-Day Week YOUTH WELCOME

Our indoor half-day climbing camp will introduce children to the world of rock climbing in a safe... See program

Judo (Morning) YOUTH WELCOME

Introduce your child to the Olympic Sport of Judo! Campers will learn the beginning stages of... See program

Little Explorers Camp NEW YOUTH WELCOME

This camp is designed for the younger ones who have a taste for adventure and want to explore... See program

Mer-peeps YOUTH WELCOME

Transform into a Mer-person. Explore swimming with a mer-tail and dryland adventures.... See program

Mindset Masters NEW YOUTH WELCOME

This program allows young leaders to explore brain science, mindfulness exercises, goal setting... See program

Mini Vikes YOUTH WELCOME

Our littlest campers will have a blast with the Vikes this summer! Campers will explore a variety... See program

Mini Vikes (Afternoon) YOUTH WELCOME

The perfect compliment to a Mini Vikes morning sport camp or for the camper only needing a half... See program

Mini Vikes Track YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes track and field camp offers an introduction to a wide range of running, jumping and... See program

Outdoor Advance Climbing YOUTH WELCOME

Designed for youth who already have a base of climbing knowledge. This camp will serve as a... See program

Outdoor Rock Climbing Camp YOUTH WELCOME

Introduces children to the world of rock climbing and mountaineering in a safe and fun... See program

Outdoor Rock Climbing Camp (4-Day Week) YOUTH WELCOME

Created for youth who love to explore and try new things. Whether the camper has never climbed... See program

Paddleboard Camp NEW YOUTH WELCOME

This camp for aims to give kids the skills and confidence to SUP safely in sheltered waters. Our... See program

Racquet Sports YOUTH WELCOME

Participants will develop skills and learn the rules of play in tennis, badminton, squash,... See program

Read & Lead NEW YOUTH WELCOME

This program uses fun, interactive tools to teach reading fundamentals and comprehension skills... See program

Rugby NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes co-ed rugby camp is geared to all levels of rugby kids, from brand new, to rugby... See program

Soccer - Boys Elite NEW YOUTH WELCOME

This program is led by UVic Men's Soccer coach, Larry Stefanek. This program is for players who... See program

Soccer - Co-ed YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes soccer camps are geared to all levels of soccer enthusiasts. Campers will be grouped by age... See program

Soccer - Girls Elite YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes soccer elite girls camp is tailored to the female soccer player who has played at the... See program

Soccer - Mini Vikes YOUTH WELCOME

Our half day morning soccer camp is perfect for the younger soccer enthusiast! Campers will be... See program

Soccer - Youth Elite 9-12 NEW

This camp is designed for soccer players looking to push their skills to the next level! Campers... See program

Softball - Girls YOUTH WELCOME

Campers will enjoy age appropriate skills, drills, and learn how to play all positions in a fun... See program

Softball - Girls (Half Day) YOUTH WELCOME

Campers will enjoy age appropriate skills, drills, and learn how to play all positions in a fun... See program

Speed & Agility YOUTH WELCOME

Want to improve your performance in any sport? This camp teaches agility, balance, coordination... See program

STEAMERS NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Inventing, problem solving, prototyping, and technology literacy are key skills students need to... See program

Swim (Morning) YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes swim camp introduces children to the arena of competitive swimming. Experienced coaches... See program

Ted Style Public Speaking NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Gain confidence to express your big ideas! TED-Style Public Speaking is a great program for young... See program

Tennis (Afternoon) YOUTH WELCOME

In our afternoon Vikes Tennis Camp, campers will learn all the basic skills (forehands,... See program

Tennis (Morning) YOUTH WELCOME

In our morning Vikes Tennis Camp, campers will learn all the basic skills (forehands, backhands,... See program

Track and Field YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes track and field camp offers an introduction to a wide range of running, jumping and... See program

Vikes Campus Explorers YOUTH WELCOME

Join the Vikes this summer for an exciting week of adventure on campus! Activities will include... See program

Vikes Sports YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes Sport campers will enjoy a jam-packed week of all kinds of sports, which could include:... See program

Volleyball (Beach) YOUTH WELCOME

Our new half day beach volleyball camp is developed with the beginner player in mind. Learn basic... See program

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Certifications

See full details and schedule in the certifications section.

Climbing

See full details and schedule in the climbing section.

Adaptive Climbing NEW ACCESSIBLE

This program is intended to support those living with barriers to engage with climbing and enjoy... See program

Adaptive Kids Climbing Club NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

This program is intended to support children and youth (ages 7-16) living with barriers to engage... See program

Early Years Climbing Club (Spring Session) YOUTH WELCOME

Early Years Climbing Club is an early introduction to the sport of climbing. Our instructors... See program

Family Climb YOUTH WELCOME

Bring your whole family to climb at CARSA and have a mountain of fun! Staff will set up all the... See program

Junior Kids Climbing Club (Spring Session) YOUTH WELCOME

The Junior Youth Climbing Club is aimed at helping your little one transition into a big one on... See program

Junior Youth Competitive Team (Spring Session) YOUTH WELCOME

This program is designed for children ages 10-14 who have previous climbing experience. Your... See program

Kids Climbing Club (Spring Session) YOUTH WELCOME

The Kids Climbing Club offers the perfect stepping stone into the sport of climbing. This program... See program

Lead Climbing Lesson

This 3-hour course covers all the technical knowledge you need to know to safely lead climb... See program

Private Lesson

Book a 1.5-hour private session for up to two people. Our private sessions can be customized to... See program

Senior Youth Competitive Team (Spring Session) YOUTH WELCOME

ℹ️ Formerly Thunder Team Let’s get competitive! Individuals aged 12- 18 will meet twice per week... See program

Youth Fundamentals Club (Spring Session) YOUTH WELCOME

The Youth Fundamentals Club is a great option for those aged 10 to 14 who are looking to deepen... See program

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Clubs

See full details and schedule in the climbing section.

Archery

An opportunity for people of all ages and experience levels to practice and refine their archery skills.... See club

Artistic Swimming

Artistic swimming is a hybrid form of swimming, dance, and gymnastics.... See club

Badminton

Come and play badminton with people of all ages and experience levels to have fun and improve your game.... See club

Ballroom, Latin, and Swing Dance

Show up and get ready to have fun, meet new people, and, of course, learn how to dance!... See club

Barbell

The UVic Barbell Club is a student-run club dedicated to building a community around barbell sports.... See club

Caving

A dedicated group of individuals who are passionate about outdoors, cave exploration, and conservation.... See club

Cheer

A great opportunity to meet people and get involved in everything from creating cheers to choreographing.... See club

Climbing

Join our community passionate about climbing! No experience necessary.... See club

Cricket

Come and play cricket with us!... See club

Curling

We welcome all – those with competitive experience and who have never stepped foot on a sheet of curling ice.... See club

Curling Competitive Team

This club is focused on training curlers looking to train and compete.... See club

Dance Company

The UVic Dance Company is a collaborative team of dancers attending UVic in beautiful, British Columbia.... See club

Equestrian

A club for full time undergrads who want to continue riding while in university.... See club

Fencing

Learn fencing history lessons, basic footwork, followed by bladework for basic offence and defense moves.... See club

Field Hockey - Men’s

We are looking for experienced players!... See club

Figure Skating

For skaters of all levels! We offer practice sessions where skaters can train in a positive environment.... See club

Hockey - Men’s

This is a competitive club playing in the British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League.... See club

Lacrosse

We are here to promote Canada's National Sport at the university level. Includes men's and women's teams.... See club

Outdoors

UVic's home for those who pursue self-propelled wilderness travel.... See club

Sailing

The club is a group of like-minded people who have a passion for sailing and much more!... See club

Scuba

An enthusiastic group of divers providing scuba equipment, local weekly club dives, night dives or charters.... See club

Snow

We promote and encourage the sports of skiing and snowboarding through reduced costs and travel arrangements.... See club

Softball - Women’s

Join this competitive club team as we grow a new era of Vikes Women's Softball.... See club

Squash

We are a fun, active community of squash players of all levels—from very beginners to advanced players.... See club

Surfing

UVic Surf Club aims to bring people of different backgrounds together through the culture of surfing.... See club

Tennis - Competitive Team

We run interactive drills, match play and opportunities to compete against other universities and provincials.... See club

Tennis - Recreational

Join our inclusive tennis community to meet new people, work on your skills and have some fun!... See club

Triathlon

We're here for all of your swimming, biking, and running needs throughout the school year.... See club

Ultimate - Men’s

Join us as we compete in tournaments against other university teams from across the west coast.... See club

Ultimate - Women’s

Join us as we compete in tournaments against other university teams from across the west coast.... See club

Volleyball - Men’s

The Vikes Men's Volleyball team operates under Vikes Athletics & Recreation as a competitive sports club team.... See club

Volleyball - Rec Co-Ed

Join us for game play, instruction, and skill development! All levels welcome.... See club

Volleyball - Women’s

A competitive club team that plays in the Pacific Intercollegiate Volleyball Association.... See club

Water Polo

The UVic Water Polo Club is an opportunity for players of all levels to keep fit and make new friends.... See club

Whitewater

Interested in whitewater paddling? Our club is dedicated to introducing new people into the sport.... See club

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Dance

See full details and schedule in the dance section.

A Class in Sass ACCESSIBLE

Inspired by artists such as Beyoncé, this class combines a variety of styles. The routines are... See program

Beginner Ballet YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

The posture, flexibility, fitness and balance of ballet are the foundation of all dance forms. It... See program

Contemporary YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Come experience an energizing, invigorating, entertaining and inclusive contemporary dance class.... See program

Dance Strength & Stretch YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

For students of all dance levels hoping to improve their flexibility, and strengthen the muscles... See program

Intermediate / Advanced Ballet NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

The posture, flexibility, fitness and balance of Ballet are the foundation of all dance forms. It... See program

Introduction to Ballet NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

For absolute beginners or those looking to refresh the basics of ballet. We will be going slowly... See program

Lyrical Dance NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Using a combination of ballet technique, contemporary, and modern styles, lyrical allows dancers... See program



Drop-in

See full details and schedule in the drop-in section.



Esports

See full details and events in the esports section.

Fitness Weight Centre

See full details and schedule in the fitness weight centre section.

Fitness Weight Centre Youth Orientation YOUTH WELCOME

This orientation has been developed for youth ages 14-15 wishing to access and use the two-floor... See program



Personal training

See full details and options in the personal training section.

1 hour ACCESSIBLE

This single one-hour session is a one-on-one time for those looking for suggestions for changes... See program

1 hour (virtual) NEW ACCESSIBLE

This single hour session is a one-on-one virtual session for those looking for suggestions or... See program

10 hours ACCESSIBLE

If you are committed to achieving your long term fitness goals, this 10-hour package will give... See program

4 hours ACCESSIBLE

This 4-hour program is suited for those learning or reviewing the skills and techniques in any... See program

6 hours ACCESSIBLE

This package is suited for those who find it challenging to incorporate fitness into their daily... See program



Health & fitness

See full details about the different health and fitness options available in the health fitness section.


Group fitness

See full details and schedule in the group fitness section.

Cardio Cut YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Combine strength training with simple, yet progressive cardio drills for a heart pumping, muscle... See program

Crossfire NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Get ignited and embark on a metabolic workout like no other. This intense program features... See program

Endurance Ride YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Start your weekend right with a 75 minute endurance ride! Designed to test your capacity and... See program

Express Ride & Reps NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Join us for this express class that gets you in and out in 45 minutes. During this ride you will... See program

F'ab Ride NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Ride your way to F’Abulous abs with a 45 minute ride class that will strengthen and tone your... See program

Glow Ride YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

This high intensity, upbeat class is designed to get you moving fast and sweating buckets. Enjoy... See program

LAB YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

A muscle conditioning class aimed at targeting the legs, abs and booty! This workout will be sure... See program

Lunch Crunch NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Time crunch? Work out at lunch! That morning lethargy often spreads to the afternoon and we are... See program

Ride & Reps YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Strive your way into your ultimate fitness in this 75-minute full body class that includes... See program

Ride 45 YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Join this 45 minute ride that will feature a variety of drills set to challenge you and take your... See program

Ride 60 YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Enjoy this full length ride set to push your legs to the limit! This class will put your effort... See program

Ride or Die YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

A class designed to benefit your body in more ways then one. You will start on the bikes with an... See program

Total Strength YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Change your body by challenging it to the next level. Be prepared for a sweat dripping, body... See program

Whipped YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Whip yourself into shape in this energy burning class that will push your limits. Build power,... See program

📆 These group fitness programs have upcoming offerings as well. Programs with a indicates you can register now: ◌ Cardio Cut    ◌ Crossfire    ◌ F'ab Ride    ◌ LAB    ◌ Lunch Crunch    ◌ Ride & Reps    ◌ Ride 45    ◌ Ride 60    ◌ Ride or Die



Registered fitness

See full details and schedule in the registered fitness section.

Bedtime Yoga YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Have you ever been so comfortable in a yoga class that you could fall asleep? Calming flow... See program

Beginner Yoga YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

New to yoga? No problem! This program is designed for the beginner with NO prior yoga experience.... See program

Beginner Zumba YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

A quick dance workout that is meant for newbies who are not familiar with Zumba classes and/or... See program

Booty Kickin Barre NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Get your heart pumping with this fiery class! This workout is a kick for the midline, glutes, and... See program

Burn & Firm Fitness Pilates YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Burn fat and lengthen muscles faster and more efficiently by combining fluid, large muscle,... See program

Fitness and Weight Centre 101 YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

The gym can be an intimidating place. We understand it can be overwhelming to start something new... See program

Gentle Yoga YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Take time to tune into your body and release the everyday hustle and bustle! With a strong focus... See program

Partyfit NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Partyfit is the ultimate fitness class combining dance, functional fitness, and pure fun!... See program

Power Flow Yoga YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Like yoga? Want a good work out? Want to do both but don't have time? The Power Hour is a 55... See program

Small Group Training YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

A small group training atmosphere to offer the best of two worlds - the social dimensions of... See program

Total Body Transformation (3 Day) YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Achieve overall fitness through our Total Body Transformation program! This small-group based... See program

TRX HIIT YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

TRX HIIT will torch calories doing heart pumping cardio while working every angle of your arms... See program

Women on Weights NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

A group coaching program for anyone who identifies as a woman who want to learn how to weight... See program

Zumba YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Zumba is a fitness class inspired by latin music and dance moves. Let the music move you in a... See program

Zumba Toning YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Zumba Toning combines targeted body-sculpting exercises and high-energy cardio work with Latin... See program

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High Performance

See full details and schedule in the high performance section.

Girls Rugby Academy YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes Women's Rugby and BC Grassroots Rugby Foundation are excited to partner together and bring... See program

Vikes Long Term Athletic Development - Invasion / Speed Power Sports YOUTH WELCOME

Attention field and court sport athletes aged 13-18! Are you ready to unlock your full potential... See program

Vikes Strength & Hypertrophy NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes Strength and Conditioning proudly presents the Strength and Hypertrophy Class, tailored to... See program

Vikes Strength Training for Rowing Athletes NEW YOUTH WELCOME

Unlock Your Potential: Join Our Vikes Strength Training for Rowing Athletes! Calling all aspiring... See program



Inclusion and Accessibility

See full details and schedule in the inclusion and accessibility section.

Campus Safe Walk ACCESSIBLE

Campus Security Services provides a safe walk service, which is available to members of the... See program



Intramurals

This term Vikes Intramurals are playing Basketball, Ice Hockey, Pickleball, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball.

See full details, schedule and register in the intramurals section.

Basketball 5vs5 (Open Rec)

Each team has five players on the court at once. Games consist of four 10-minute quarters. Open... See sport

Ice Hockey (Open Rec)

Ice hockey is open to anyone who wants to join. This league runs on Wednesday and Saturday... See sport

Indoor Volleyball (Tuesday)

Indoor volleyball requires six people to be on the court. Tuesday Indoor Volleyball has one... See sport

Outdoor Soccer 11vs11 (Open Comp)

Each team consists of 11 players (including goalkeeper). The game consists of two 25-minute... See sport

Outdoor Soccer 11vs11 (Open Rec)

Each team consists of 11 players (including the goalkeeper). The game consists of two 25-miuntue... See sport

Outdoor Soccer 7vs7 (Open Comp)

Each team consists of seven players (including goalkeeper). Games consist on two 25-minute... See sport

Outdoor Soccer 7vs7 (Open Rec)

Each team consists of seven players on the field (including goalie). Games are two 25-minute... See sport

Pickleball NEW

Pickleball is played either in singles (one player on each side) or doubles (two players on each... See sport

Sand Volleyball (Open Rec)

This league runs from June 4th - July 23rd at the sand volleyball courts at the Ian Stewart... See sport

Sand Volleyball (Open Rec)

This league runs from June 6th - July 25th at the sand volleyball courts at the Ian Stewart... See sport

Softball (Open Rec)

Seven innings or 60-minute games, whichever comes first. This is an open league that welcomes... See sport

Softball (Open Rec)

Seven innings or 60 minute games, whichever comes first. No gender requirements. Open Rec is a... See sport

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Martial arts

See full details and schedule in the martial arts section.

Aikido YOUTH WELCOME

Evolving from traditional samurai arts, Aikido is a non-violent Japanese martial art that... See program

Fencing YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Work on your footwork, drills, attack & defense. You will train alongside other levels of... See program

Fencing for Beginners YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Intended for non-UVic Students and community members looking to learn the basics of fencing. For... See program

Kendo

Using shinai (bamboo swords) develop your awareness, centeredness, wholeheartedness, endurance,... See program

Kendo for Kids YOUTH WELCOME

A great way for your child to learn about focus and respect, all while staying active and having... See program

Kendo Introduction

Learn the basics of the sport of kendo. Equipment provided. No experience necessary. Read more... See program

Shotokan Karate YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

Follow traditional methods incorporating kihon (basics), kata (forms) and kumite (sparring) to... See program

Shotokan Karate for Kids YOUTH WELCOME

Karate is fun for kids! And it is a great way to develop motor skills, physical activity,... See program

Shotokan Karate Introduction YOUTH WELCOME

Follow traditional methods incorporating kihon (basics), kata (forms) and kumite (sparring) to... See program

Wing Chun Kung Fu

Popularized by Bruce Lee, this Chinese martial art is simple, quick, effective and economical.... See program

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Mind body wellness

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Outdoor

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Sailing Level 1 (May/June) YOUTH WELCOME

Lessons are taught by experienced student instructors in 2-person Collegiate Flying Juniors... See program



Pickleball

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Pickleball Drop-in

Times allocated for drop-in pickleball in the CARSA Fieldhouse. Booking is required. See program



Racquet sports

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Pickleball Level 1 YOUTH WELCOME

Pickleball Level 1 lessons cover the basic rules and Techniques of Pickleball, as well as,... See program

Pickleball Level 2 YOUTH WELCOME

Pickleball Level 2 is designed for players who have some experience on the court and are looking... See program

Pickleball Level 3 YOUTH WELCOME

Improve skills through advanced fast paced drills and game play with critical feedback. Key... See program

Pickleball Social Play YOUTH WELCOME

Join us for 2 hours of social pickleball fun with an instructor on hand to provide tips, improve... See program

📆 These racquet sport programs have upcoming offerings as well. Programs with a indicates you can register now: ◌ Pickleball Level 1    ◌ Pickleball Level 2    ◌ Pickleball Level 3



Squash

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Youth

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Junior Vikes Endurance Running Club YOUTH WELCOME

Vikes and Victoria Endurance Track Club are partnering to offer run training for kids age 9-17... See program

Just 4 Kicks NEW YOUTH WELCOME ACCESSIBLE

A free indoor soccer program for children with disabilities to participate in soccer, make new... See program

Pro-D Day Camp YOUTH WELCOME

Spend your Pro-D-Day with the Vikes! Fantastic Vikes camp leaders are back to plan a day filled... See program

Track and Field - Mini Vikes 5-8 YOUTH WELCOME

Mini Vikes Track & Field is an introduction to track and field development skills. Children... See program