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Our doors are closed, but we’re keeping busy – and so should you! If you’re finding yourself spending a lot of time sitting in your makeshift home office, break up your day by joining us from home to participate in virtual classes or compete in our new eSports League. Help us keep the Rec community connected!

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Working out from home, just like in the gym, requires proper preparation. Before you start, review our safety tips to help to avoid exercise injuries.

Virtual fitness

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We’re offering some fun, challenging, home-friendly virtual classes you can participate in from anywhere!

Scheduled classes:

For more information on what classes are available during the Summer 2021 semester, click on the link below. 

See our fitness schedule 

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Workout programs

Set some time aside in your day to try our suggestions for workouts you can do from home – no special equipment required.

See our workout programs

Share your progress on you social media channels so your community can see how you’re doing!

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Missing sports as much as we are? BCIT Recreation Services is happy to announce our brand new eSports Leagues!

Current leagues

BCIT Recreation Services is happy to announce that we have started our eSports League for the Fall 2020 semester.

Leagues Available:

  • NHL 20 (PS4 and Xbox One)
  • NBA 2K20 (PS4 and Xbox One)
  • Chess (Online)

Check out the policies and procedures for our leagues and email Justin at to register.

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Health tips

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can be fun and tasty! Check out some of our favourite recipes to spice up your diet:

During these unusual times, it is important to take breaks and get some fresh air. Check out this list of trails and paths that BCIT Rec staff use to maintain a healthy balance.

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Being healthy at home means taking steps to maintain all aspects of your health and well-being.

As well as participating in our and virtual classes, make sure to take some time for yourself and try out some of our wellness tips.

See our wellness tips

Virtual Running Club

BCIT Recreation Services in on Strava! Join us for monthly challenges, contests, and as a way to stay connected throughout your fitness journey.

To join, download Strava and search for BCIT Recreation club.

See Our Running Club Details


While these programs and activities are conducted virtually please note that all existing BCIT and BCIT Recreation Services policies apply and, as always, please note that everyone has their own skill and experience and should take steps to adjust their own movements as per their own abilities. Please remember that online classes and that all activity comes with risk and thus please adjust your activity accordingly.

Student services provides virtual supports and services available to all BCIT students.

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