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Open recreation

URec offers a variety of recreational sport programming and activities above and beyond your membership. Most programs are included in your membership while others are at an additional cost.

Open recreation activities

Summer boat rentals for URec members

URec has partnered with Second Nature Outdoors to provide members with access to the popular summer boat rental program. Get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful Saint John River!

  • URec members receive a 50% discount off all rentals.
  • Rentals are available Wednesday to Saturday (June 5 until seasonal closure in September) from 12 noon until 8 p.m.*
  • Online reservations are required and need to be made in advance of rental time. Please select "UREC MEMBER" as customer type during reservation. Rental availability is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Rentals are available at all Second Nature Outdoors locations; both the Fredericton Small Craft Aquatic Centre (63 Brunswick St.) & the Oromocto Small Craft Centre (992 Onondaga St.) are included. 
  • Choose from any inventory available (kayak, canoe, stand up paddle board, bikes, etc.).*

Members must present their URec ID card (or UNB UCard) at the time of rental in order to receive the discount or will be required to pay the full price.

*All rentals times are subject to weather. Rock wall is excluded from availabilty. All rentals are subject to the policies of Second Nature Outdoors.


Practice your swing on the range

From Jan. 10 - April 15, practice your swing on the range inside the BMO Centre Dome.

  • Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays (10 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
  • BMO Centre Dome

Fees

  • Drop in (30 minutes): $15
  • Drop in (60 minutes): $25
  • 12 Sessions: $200
  • 15 Session (one month): $225
  • 42 Sessions (three months): $500

*Payable in-person at the BMO Centre Dome or CURRIE CENTER, online or over the phone (506) 453-4579.

Register now

For more information or to book a session, email BMO Centre Dome at dsaad@unb.ca or equip@unb.ca.


From Feb. 10 - April 21, join us for soccer inside the BMO Dome. 

  • 12 - 1 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday
  • BMO Dome

Fees

  • Winter Pass (20 sessions) - $100
  • 10 Session Pass - $65
  • Drop In - $8
  • This includes HST

Register online or in-person at the BMO Dome.

Register now

For more information or to book a session, email BMO Centre Dome at dsaad@unb.ca or equip@unb.ca.


Registration for Faculty/Staff Summer Softball is now open! Registration costs $100 per team.

Leagues will look to starting June 14. Games will take place Tuesdays to Fridays from 12 - 1 p.m. at the Queens Square ball fields.

Contact Ben Law for further details and registration information.