Corporate Health, Fitness and Family Discounts
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have access to a wide range of perks that are
hard to find in one place elsewhere. Classes,
concerts, cuisine, you name it!
To keep informed on new additions to this list and keep up-to-date on health and well-being offerings please check out the UBC Healthy Okanagan Campus Newsletter (issued 8 times/year) and be sure to check back here often.
On Campus Discounts & Employee Perks
The physical grandeur is yours to take in, the intellectual stimulation yours to embrace. The art and cultural opportunities are wide open for your enjoyment, the recreational opportunities are waiting, the events schedule is always active. Whatever your interests are, chance are you’ll discover opportunities to fulfill them here.
- UBCO Campus Recreation & The Hangar Fitness
- Cell Phones (Rogers & Telus Phone Plans)
- Parking – Vancouver Airport
- The PNE – Vancouver
Off Campus Discounts
Many businesses and service providers in the Kelowna Area offer discounted rates to UBC OKanagan staff and faculty. All you need to take advantage of this is your valid UBC Faculty/Staff card. Check out the full list of participating merchants to see where you can save. Disclaimer: UBC does not endorse external service providers – these listings are for informational purposes only.
- Float Space
- Global Fitness & Racquet Centre
- GoodLife Fitness
- Gravity Float & Wellness
- Gulfstream Restaurant (Four Points by Sheraton)
- Hot Box Yoga
- Karma Yoga + Fitness
- Mission Fitness
- Modo Yoga Kelowna
- Okanagan Beach Rentals
- Oranj Fitness
- Oxygen Yoga & Fitness
- Sparkling Hill Resort
- The EnergyPlex
- The Lions Cyclery
- The Women’s Place Fitness
As an employee of UBC if you are travelling to Vancouver you may want to check out these offerings you are entitle to – Vancouver Discounts
|If you are a business who would like to offer a discount, or a staff member with a suggestion for a business or service, please contact Carleigh Benoit, Manager, Workplace Reintegration and Accommodation Program, Okanagan Campus, 250-807-9543 or firstname.lastname@example.org.|
Float Space is a four tank sensory deprivation and floatation centre created by one of your very own UBC Okangan students. It is their mission and passions to provide a clean, calm, and safe space to explore and enhance the practice of floatation REST (Restricted Environmental Stimuli Technique). Floating is a powerful experience of mind, body, and soul; a journey inwards to the very core of your being, and an integral tool in your pursuit of health and excellence. Float Space will offer staff and faculty 15% off single sessions, or $25 for a monthly membership (commit to a minimum one float per month and float as much as you want for $25 per float). Please show your UBC ID card.
Global Fitness & Racquet Centre offers all UBCO staff and faculty a membership rate of $42/mth for the Bronze Lifestyle Corporate membership – based on a 1 year min. commitment (reg $55/mth, a 24% savings!). Rates are also extendable to employee family members living in the same household, once an employee signs up for a Corporate Membership. Only additional fee is an annual-fee of $25. Redeemable with the presentation of a staff or faculty ID card.
The Bronze membership provides access to two-floors of resistance-training & cardio equipment; over 80 classes a week including Spin, Yoga, Pilates and more; access to 5 squash courts and 3 racquetball courts; discounted entry to 3 indoor tennis courts; access to amenities including hot tub, sauna & steam room; as well as child minding services.
Receive 15% off a National All Access Membership at GoodLife Fitness club in Kelowna, BC (*excluding Fit4Less by GoodLife clubs). The National All Access Membership has no restrictions and enables members’ full use of 230+ GoodLife Fitness Clubs across the country, 50+ Energie Cardio clubs in Quebec (*excludes Fit4Less by GoodLife & Econofitness clubs), as well as access to 450+ 24 Hour Fitness clubs in the Untied States! Towel service and child minding are extra, where available. Enrolment fee may apply.
To receive the discount, employees visit GoodLife Fitness club and request the UBC-Okanagan corporate rate. Quoting account number CIP#15495 is a good idea. Show your UBC ID card as proof of employment to receive the corporate rate. The corporate rate is also extended to spouses/partners & dependents living at the same address as employee, once the employee has joined.
Gravity Float & Wellness, offers all UBCO staff and faculty a 20% discount off all services (except memberships). Redeemable with the presentation of a staff or faculty ID.
Gulfstream at the Four Points by Sheraton Kelowna Airport location offers all UBC staff and faculty a 10% discount off menu purchases (except alcohol). Redeemable with the presentation of a staff or faculty ID card.
Hot Box Yoga
Hot Box Yoga is a modern yoga and wellness environment offering affordable prices and accessible yoga for everyone. UBC staff and faculty are eligible for 10% off a 10 class card and also a one month unlimited membership (with a 12 month commitment) for $66/month.
Karma Yoga + Fitness
Karma Yoga + Fitness is offering a discount of 20% on a membership for any staff and faculty at UBCO. All you need to do is show your staff or faculty ID card. They offer a variety of different classes ranging from Bikram Yoga, Power Yoga, Calm Yoga, Hot Yoga and TRX Fitness.
Mission Fitness offers a discounted staff corporate membership. Cost is $39 per month ($49.95 incl. tax). You are required to bring in your UBC photo ID card to receive the discount. All memberships include access to the gym, track and all fitness classes. Complementary towel service as well as secured key code locked change rooms.
Modo Yoga Kelowna
Modo Yoga Kelowna offers UBCO staff and faculty a 15% discount off classes. Just bring your staff or faculty ID card to receive the discount.
Okangan Beach Rentals offers UBCO faculty and staff a $5 discount on all rentals. Coupon must be printed out and presented at time rental. Can be used anytime, no reservations required, they operate “first come first served”.
Oxygen Yoga & Fitness has over 60 studio locations and offers modern hot yoga fused with fitness in infrared heating. Class schedules include hot yoga, pilates-hot yoga fusion, bootcamps, barre-fusion and cardio/fitness classes. To try them out by signing up for a $10 unlimited one-week trail. Oxygen Yoga & Fitness offers UBCO staff and faculty a monthly unlimited membership for only $89/month based on a 12 month membership. Redeemable with the presentation of staff or faculty ID.
Sparkling Hill Resort
Staff and Faculty are eligible to receive 40% off the ‘Standard Rate’ at Sparkling Hill Resort. This Corporate Perks offer is valid for individual travel only, not applicable to multiple rooms, groups or events and cannot be combined with any other rates or promotional offers. This offer can be booked within 90-days of your chosen stay dates, based on availability. Taxes and gratuities are not included. Rates are based on single or double occupancy, a 3rd or 4th person can be booked per room for an additional fee. Offer is subject to availability and is valid for stays from January 1 to December 15, 2019, excluding holidays and long-weekends. This offer is not applicable to Penthouse Suite reservations.
Employees must quote the promo code UBCO to receive this special rate. Your staff or faculty ID, business card, or pay stub is required upon arrival, to match your photo ID for check-in. Employee must be staying in the room to receive this special rate.
Complimentary with stay:
– Luxury Accommodation
– Daily Hot European-inspired Buffet Breakfast
– Resort-wide Wireless Internet
– Valet Parking
– Access to the 40,000 sq.ft. KurSpa
Book online at sparklinghill.com with promo code UBCO or call 1.877.275.1556 and quote UBCO.
Spinco is pleased to offer staff and faculty 25% off packages (excluding drop ins and two week unlimited). Please show your UBCO ID card to take advantage of this discount. Spinco is a 50 minute full body workout class designed to energize your mind and feed your soul. We work together, as ONE TEAM, ONE BIKE.
Kelowna’s #1 indoor family fun centre for all ages! Upon presentation of your UBCO staff or faculty ID card you are entitled to receive a 10% discount on the general admission (that includes the Trampoline Gym, Rock Climbing, Cube 4-level playground and Ballistix) as well as a 10% discount on all the X-treme activities such as SkyTrax, Laser Tag and Bungy Trampolines). Discount is not applicable on food or drinks. Check out The EnergyPlex website for full details.
The Lions Cyclery
The Lions Cyclery strives to provide the highest standard of bicycle fitting and service. All UBCO staff and faculty are eligible to receive 10% off all service and labour with the presentation of a staff or faculty ID card.
The Women’s Place Fitness offers a corporate membership to UBCO employees. The monthly corporate rate is $45/month plus tax instead of the regular $59/month plus tax, so it is a great savings! All UBCO employees are asked to bring their staff or faculty ID card to sign up. It is a pre-authorized payment so employees will also need to bring either a credit card or void cheque.
UBCO Campus Recreation consists of the gymnasium, Nonis Sports Field, The Hangar Fitness Centre and group fitness classes, outdoor courts (beach volleyball and hockey) and campus intramurals. Athletics and Recreation facility and fitness fees offers UBCO staff and faculty discounts for memberships, personal training, fitness classes and workshops. Membership includes access to the fitness centre and various group fitness classes
Cell Phones (Rogers & Telus)
While UBC IT does not provide cell phones or offer support for them, there are two cell phone vendors providing corporate plans to UBC. They offer a variety of services including selling cellular and PCS phones, cordless phones and an assortment of wireless data products.
UBC has two parking discount programs at the Vancouver International Airport. The Park’N Fly facility at the Vancouver International Airport offers UBC faculty and staff a 25% discount off regular rates. YVR offers UBC faculty and staff a free Corporate Parking Pass program that provides a 30% discount off all regular rates for all four parking facilities at YVR. For more information click here.
The PNE – Vancouver
The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) is offering UBC staff and faculty exciting discounts on online purchases for individuals and groups! You can save on tickets to Playland at the PNE by going to pne.ca/groupsales, selecting the event of your choice, entering the online ticket program code (89btnp78) and following purchase instructions. View the discounted corporate rates for the Playland at the PNE. For more information, email email@example.com or call 604-252-3663