Home of Active Kids Gymnastics, Sport, Physical Literacy, and Community Engagement
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.
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 Kinesiology students.
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.
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.
2019 FALL Program Registration:
- Fall Registration will open Monday July 22, 2019 (7:00am Online & 9:00am In person / Over the phone)
- View the 2019 Fall Program Brochure for complete schedules and pricing
Find information about our community partner programs such as soccer, basketball, and multisport. Or, interested in a custom physical activity program for your community?
Information about Waivers/Consent Forms, Code of Conduct, Refund Policies, Missed classes, Discounts, and more.
Discover parent and community resources, research involvement opportunities for kids, and Kinesiology undergraduate course collaborations on our:
To learn more about Active Kids and how we engage with communities and students, please view our annual reports below:
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
Monday – Friday
8:45am to 4:15pm