The Charles Jago Northern Sport Centre is your four season, fitness and recreation destination. Located on the UNBC campus our fitness, recreation and sports programs are perfect for everyone of all abilities. Our members are serious athletes, senior citizens, busy families and keen students.  Don't forget about our local sports groups looking for professional practice and playing space!

We offer modern fitness equipment, varied fitness classes and fun drop-in sports like pickleball. Our two squash courts can be booked by all and we have the only indoor running track in northern BC.  Come up and get active and connected with our community!

Contact us for space rentals, birthday parties, corporate team building activities, personal training and more.  

Membership Benefits 

Make 2020 the year of revolution not resolution! Our memberships will include access to over forty hours of weekly drop-in fitness covering fourteen different classes such as Yoga and Boomer Fit. Members can also get active and social (for free!) with our drop-in activities like pickleball and soccer.

Affordable registered programs for the entire family include Intro to Weightlifting with Lon and Active Aging Strength with Laurie!

  • Northern Sport Centre Yoga
    28 Feb 2020 - 6:00am
    Members are invited to bring a friend or family member to the Northern Sport Centre for free every Friday in February!  Four Fridays: February 7, 14, 21, 28 to choose from or do all of them! Drop-in classes scheduled on... more
  • NSC Boxer Fit
    2 Mar 2020 - 6:00am
    The second half of our Winter 2020 schedule is upon us! Session 2 starts Monday, March 2 and ends April 26. Popular registered programs like Boxer Fit and Aerial Yoga open for registration as follows: Members: Monday, February 17 Non-members: Monday, February 24 Register in person at the Front... more
  • PARE Test
    28 Mar 2020 - 8:30am
    The PARE test is a Physical Abilities Requirement Evaluation that is used by many law enforcement agencies and other government departments throughout Canada. Participants may take the test for official results or for practice before an official Physical Abilities Requirement Evaluation (PARE... more
  • NSC Spring into Fitness
    1 May 2020 - 5:30am
    Spring into Fitness at the Northern Sport Centre May 1 - 12 Our annual community fundraiser returns this spring! When you donate two products suitable for babies to the Northern Sport Centre between May 1 - 12, you will receive free access to the NSC that day.  And every time you make a donation you can be... more
  • NSC Free Demo Week
    8 Sep 2020 - 5:30am
    Fall into fitness with Free Demo Week! Free Demo Week returns September 8 - 13, 2020 where you can try all our fitness classes and Recreation North programs for free! Every September we open the doors to future members to come up and see why the Northern Sport Centre is the city's premier fitness and... more
  • Northern Sport Centre Boomer Fit
    1 Oct 2020 - 8:00am
    Everyone 55+ is invited to our 4th annual Seniors Day Open house! Join us for tours, drop-in classes and Recreation North activities - all free for those 55+! If you are thinking about getting more active, the Northern Sport Centre is the place for you. Whether you register for an Active Aging program... more