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Vikes Athletics and Recreation - Outdoor programs at Vikes Active Living

Outdoor

Learn new skills and grow your knowledge for outdoor activities!

Our outdoor programs offers educational and skill-based courses as well as outdoor equipment and gear rental.

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Contact

Questions about outdoor programs at Vikes Active Living?

Email: vikesrec@uvic.ca

Location

Outdoor programs take place in various locations on the UVic campus and the city. Check program details for exact location. View map.

Love the outdoors?
We also have caving, climbing, sailing, scuba, snow, surfing and whitewater clubs if you are looking for more outside activities.

Upcoming schedule

Coming up in the next months:

Programs

YOUTH

Vikes Active Living outdoor program - Sailing Level 1 (August)

Sailing Level 1 (August)

$90

Lessons are taught by experienced student instructors in 2-person Collegiate Flying Juniors which makes for a fun and social sailing experience. A safety boat is always out on the water with the class. Wear layers, bring water, jacket, hat, sunscreen, and be prepared to get your feet wet.

Class level: Beginner. Beginner friendly 😊.

Youth: 16+ years

Equipment: Necessary equipment is provided.

Instructor: UVic Race Team
Location: Cadboro Bay UVic Sailing Compound
Dates: August 6 – August 20
Program intervals: Runs 1 time(s) for 3 weeks each
Time: Saturday at 11:00AM–2:00PM

Register

YOUTH

Vikes Active Living outdoor program - Sailing Level 1 (July)

Sailing Level 1 (July)

$90

Lessons are taught by experienced student instructors in 2-person Collegiate Flying Juniors which makes for a fun and social sailing experience. A safety boat is always out on the water with the class. Wear layers, water jacket, hats, sunscreen, and be prepared to get your feet wet.

Class level: Beginner. Beginner friendly 😊.

Youth: 16+ years

Equipment: Necessary equipment is provided.

Instructor: UVic Race Team
Location: Cadboro Bay UVic Sailing Compound
Dates: July 9 – July 23
Program intervals: Runs 1 time(s) for 3 weeks each
Time: Saturday at 11:00AM–2:00PM

Register

All prices valid as of May 2, 2022. All prices include GST.

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