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Secondary School Counsellors Conference. Thursday & Friday, October 15-16, 2009. Overview of Presentation Varsity Athletics Vikes Recreation Student Employment Facilities. Student Affairs. Vikes Athletics and Recreation. Vikes Athletics (Varsity).

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secondary school counsellors conference

Secondary School Counsellors Conference

Thursday & Friday, October 15-16, 2009

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Overview of Presentation

  • Varsity Athletics
  • Vikes Recreation
  • Student Employment
  • Facilities
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Vikes Athletics (Varsity)

One of the most successful university athletic programs in Canada

  • 16 Teams in 8 different sports
      • Basketball, Cross Country/Track, Field Hockey, Golf, Rowing, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming
  • 326 Varsity Student-Athletes from across campus (not including novice and developmental athletes)
  • 11 full-time and 20 part-time coaches
  • 64 national championship titles
tradition of champions
Tradition of Champions
  • 45 CIS National Champions
  • 19 Canadian Univ. Championships
  • 247 Championship Medals
  • 156 Olympians
  • 60 Medals won at Olympics
our student athletes
Our Student-Athletes
  • 60 Vikes’ athletes received Academic All-Canadian status for 2008-09 and were recognized at the Academic All-Canadian Luncheon
  • Of the 326, 2009-10 varsity roster: - 240 are from BC; - 81 are from other provinces; and - 5 are from out of the country
  • Of the 240 from BC: - 79 are from Victoria; - 39 from Vancouver Island; - 81 from the Lower Mainland; and - 41 are from other parts of BC
associated memberships
Associated Memberships
  • CIS (Canadian Interuniversity Sport)
  • CWUAA (Canada West Universities Athletic Association)
      • 12 full members
      • 2 probationary
      • 3 applications
  • NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics)
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On Campus Student-Athlete Support

  • Working together to recruit, retain and graduate our students
  • Flexibility in balancing training schedules, team travel with course work and exams
  • Faculty participation at the Academic All-Canadian Luncheon
  • Student Affairs (Health Services, Residence, Counselling)
  • Athletes by Faculty 09-10
  • Business - 10
  • Education - 43
  • Engineering - 17
  • Fine Arts - 6
  • Human and Social Dev - 4
  • Humanities - 46
  • Law - 5
  • Science - 83
  • Social Sciences – 112
common questions
Common Questions
  • How can I play for the Vikes?
  • Are there scholarships available?
  • Where can I find out more information?

www.govikesgo.com

  • What opportunities are available for me to be involved with Vikes outside of playing?
vikes recreation
Vikes Recreation
  • Committed to providing a wide variety of programs and services to engage students and staff to live a healthy, active life through:
    • One of the largest fitness weight centres in Western Canada
    • Convenient aquafit and fitness classes
    • Various informal recreation (drop-in) opportunities
    • Play sports without getting “cut” in a competitive and social intramurals program
    • Classes including yoga, martial arts, tennis and dance
    • Student-led sports and recreation clubs
    • Great special events
recreation by the numbers
Recreation by the Numbers
  • Over a half million facility visits annually
  • 7,000 students in Intramurals across 323 teams
  • 2,000 students across 26 Sport Clubs
  • 2,000+ across 60 Instructional courses
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Vikes Recreation cont’d

Aquatics

  • Programs for students
    • Swimming lessons
    • Leadership courses
    • First aid courses and recertification
  • Services for students
    • Length swimming throughout the day
    • Everyone Welcome swims
  • Provides pool space
    • UVic clubs and faculties
    • Community groups
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Vikes Recreation cont’d

  • Health & Fitness
    • Examples of programs:
      • Pilates Fusion Flow
      • Yin/Yang Yoga (all levels)
      • Powerflow Yoga (all levels)
      • Yoga Core
      • Bootcamp
    • Spin and group fitness classes
    • Personal training services
  • Outdoor Recreation
    • Rent outdoor equipment
    • Outdoor trip planning
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Vikes Recreation cont’d

Intramurals  

  • 19 different activities offering 43 leagues from recreational to competitive
  • Tournaments including Dodge ball, Basketball, Tennis, Soccer, Volleyball and Sand Volleyball
  • Participation ladders in Squash, Racquetball, Tennis, Table Tennis and Badminton
  • Focus on social interaction and staying active
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Vikes Recreation cont’d

Sport Clubs

  • Led by students, for students, in an active and social environment 
  • Wide range of recreational or competitive opportunities
  • Some of the current 26 sport and recreation clubs:
      • Badminton
      • Equestrian
      • Fencing
      • Ice Hockey
  • For information: http://vikesrec.uvic.ca/programs/sportclubs.php
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Vikes Recreation cont’d

  • Informal Recreation
  • Drop-in Activities
        • Badminton, soccer, volleyball and basketball in our open gyms
        • Hockey and skating in arena
        • Tennis on our indoor and outdoor courts
        • Squash on one of our eight squash courts
        • Ball hockey in the field house
      • Special Events
        • September Pool Party
        • Campus Chase
        • Curling Bonspiel
        • Dive-In Movie
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Common Questions?
  • How do I sign up for classes, programs and intramurals?

http://vikesrec.uvic.ca/

  • What do I get for free and what do I have to pay for?
  • Are there any jobs available?
student employment
Student Employment

Student leadership opportunities(club captains, intramurals, varsity)

Vikes Recreation

  • 300+ part-time student staff (summer camps, equipment desk attendants, field attendants, officials, intramural supervisors, etc)
  • $500,000 annually distributed in student wages

Vikes Athletics

  • 50 students are employed through work study programs
  • $54,000 annually distributed in student wages
facilities
Facilities
  • McKinnon Building
    • McKinnon indoor pool (6 x 25m lengths; dive tank with 1m diving board)
    • Apparatus gym
    • 3 basketball courts
    • Dance studio
    • Weight room
  • Ian Stewart Complex
    • Outdoor pool (6 x 25m lengths) - open early May-end of September
    • 5 indoor and 7 outdoor tennis courts; 8 squash and racquetball courts; 6 table tennis tables
    • Gymnasium
    • Ice rink
    • Dance studio
    • Fitness Weight Centre
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Facilities cont’d
  • Fields
    • 3 artificial turfs
    • Water based field hockey turf
    • High performance grass pitches (Wallace and Centennial Stadium)
  • Centennial Stadium
    • New seating
    • Soccer
    • Track and field
new facility project
New Facility Project
  • UVic students are above-average users of recreation facilities
  • In 2007, UVic conducted a Comprehensive Facility Assessment
  • Two phased project proposed
    • Phase 1 – new Athletic and Recreation and CanAssist facility ($58.7 Million)
    • Phase 2 – renovation to existing McKinnon building and new 50 meter aquatic facility
  • Student Consultation Process
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New Facility Project
  • Benefits
    • State of the art athletic and recreation space to meet quality and capacity challenges
    • Inclusive facility
    • Location for Students
  • Elements of New Facility
    • New Fitness and Weight Centre on 2 floors
    • Spin Studio and Yoga and Pilates Studio
    • New and improved Field house for multiple sports and activities
    • 2,000 seat spectator gym that converts multiple basketball and volleyball courts
    • Indoor walking and jogging track
    • Varsity weight and training spaces
    • Sports injury clinic
    • 60 foot climbing tower
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Thank you

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