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        Sportsplex / Weight Room Hours:

        December 2017:

        December 5-15: The Sportsplex gymnasium will be closed for final exams. The weight room will maintain its standard Fall hours (M-Th: 7:15am - 7:00pm; Fri: 7:15am - 4:00pm)

        December 18-20: The entire facility will be open from 7:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

        December 21-22: The entire facility will be open from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

        December 23 - January 1: The entire facility will be closed

        Fall 2017:

        Monday - Thursday: 7:15 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.     
        Friday: 7:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.     

        Weight Room
        Monday - Friday: 7:15 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.     
        Friday: 7:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

        NEW – Please ensure you have your CapCard with you when planning to use the Sportsplex weight room. A new card tap system has been installed on the door.

        Fall 2017 - Fitness Class Schedule (September 12 - December 4)

        Program Day(s) Time  Location  Cost
        Forrest Yoga with Laleh Tuesday 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
        Exercise Room 
        Students: $5 per session
        Staff/Faculty/Community: $7 per session

        Gym Drop-In Activities - Fall 2017:        

        Program Day Time Location Cost
        Indoor Soccer   Mon/Wed     11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Gym        Free
        Dodgeball  Mon/Wed 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Gym Free
        Basketball   Tues/Thurs 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
        Gym  Free
        Racquet Sports   Thursday 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
        Gym  Free 
        Open Gym Friday 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
        Gym  Free

        Cardio Boxing

        Starting in Fall 2017, the Athletics & Recreation Department is offering Cardio Boxing, a new workout class for CapU students, faculty, and staff. New equipment has been purchased, and trained instructors will be on hand to lead a great workout.

        Free classes are Mondays and Wednesdays in the Fieldhouse, next to the Sportsplex.

        Bobsleigh & Skeleton at Whistler Sliding Centre

        Capilano students can take advantage of an exclusive offer to take part in "Sliding School" and receive instruction from certified and experienced instructors in Skeleton and/or Bobsleigh. Students will also receive a tour of the world-class facility and host venue for the 2010 Olympic sliding events.

        Sunday, November 12, 2017
        Bobsleigh: Check-in at 10:30 am
        Skeleton: Check-in at 1:00 pm

        Sunday, January 21, 2018
        Bobsleigh: Check-in at 10:30 am
        Skeleton: Check-in at 1:00 pm

        Wednesday, February 21, 2018
        Bobsleigh: Check-in at 12:00 pm

        Thursday, February 22, 2018
        Skeleton: Check-in at 1:00 pm

        $35 for Bobsleigh
        $25 for Skeleton
        $55 for a double session / both Bobsleigh & Skeleton on the same day

        Sign up at the Control Desk in the Sportsplex. For more info, please contact kjopson@whistlersportlegacies.com with any questions. 

        Capilano University weight room in the Sportsplex:



        Campus Rec 2017: 

        • Drop-in sports are available throughout the week 
        • Proper non-marking footwear is mandatory (no sandals, boots, dress shoes)
        • Valid Cap Card is mandatory
        • For paid programs, please pay at front desk before entering class 
        • For inquiries contact the Athletics and Recreation Office at: 604-984-4977 

          Whether you are a student who is serious about athletics and wants to join a varsity team, or more into casual fitness, there’s something for you at Capilano University. Capilano University has an exceptional athletics program, with varsity teams in soccer, basketball and volleyball. Students can also fit in a workout between classes or participating in the many active programs or clubs.

        Capilano Basketball League (CBL):

        Txayusem wins Capilano Basketball League

        Txayusem, one of the First Nations teams in the Capilano Basketball League, won the 2017 Spring A Division – the league’s top tier. It is the third time that they’ve won the league, having also finished first in 2015 and 2013.

        The CBL is a recreational and competitive basketball league that features some of the top men’s basketball teams across the North Shore and Lower Mainland. There are A and B Divisions, with both tiers featuring high-level players – several of which played at the college and university level. 

        The Txayusem championship team photo can be found on the CBL Facebook page, along with the photos of the B Division champs, Air Ballers.

        For more information, please contact Chris Raeside, Capilano Basketball League Coordinator, at craeside@capilanou.ca.  

        For more info on the Capilano Basketball League, please visit the official CBL website.