Active Kids

Home of Active Kids Gymnastics, Sport, Physical Literacy, and Community Engagement Programs

The Active Kids Program is an Outreach program of the UBC School of Kinesiology. We provide recreational gymnastics, sport, and physical activity classes to individuals and communities of all ages and levels of ability. Our philosophy emphasizes fun, inclusive, developmentally appropriate, organized, safe, purposeful, and active movement experiences. We encourage physical literacy development and sport-specific skill acquisition, and promote lifelong participation in physical activity.

 2019 Spring Program Registration:

  • Opens Mon Apr 1, 2019
  • 7am online, 9am in-person / phone

 2019 Summer Camp/Class Registration:

  • EARLY CAMP REGISTRATION OPENS MON APR 1, 2019
    • *FULL DAY GYMNASTICS CAMPS ONLY
  • Regular Camp Registration Opens Mon May 13 for all gymnastics summer camps and classes
  • 7am online, 9am in-person / phone

Vision

Be a recognized UBC leader and a signature program of the School of Kinesiology for engaging with diverse communities through evidence based physical activity programming for children and youth, and for developing rich experiential learning opportunities for UBC students.

Mission

Develop and deliver exceptional evidence based physical activity programs. Programs are focused on positive sport experiences, physical literacy development, and empowering children and youth to be healthy and physically active for life. UBC students gain valuable professional career experience, access to leadership and training resources, and practical application experience enhancing their academic pursuits.

Values

Community, Student Development, Physical Literacy, Skill Development, Health and Wellbeing, Collaboration, Mentorship and Leadership, Experiential Learning, Professional Development, Diversity, Respect, Inclusivity, Knowledge Translation, Fun, Safety, Positive Physical Activity Experience.

Annual Reports

To learn more about Active Kids and how we engage with communities and students, please view our annual reports below:

2017