Burnaby 8 Rinks is a state-of-the-art, 250,000 square foot facility features six NHL-sized ice rinks, one indoor soccer field, and one dedicated figure skating rink that is home to the BC Centre of Excellence.
Also included in the facility and overlooking all eight playing surfaces is the 1000 seat, full service, Thirsty Penguin Grillhouse which features a wide selection of menu items with the ability to cater to large group functions and special events.
The on site pro-shop, The Hockey Store, is well stocked with all the latest brand name gear to satisfy your hockey and soccer needs and provides a quality skate sharpening service allowing players the opportunity to have a clean edge each time they take to the ice.
Under the direction of Joanne McLeod, the Skate Canada BC Centre of Excellence is home to World and Olympic figure skating competitors and National and International Champions, including Emmanuel Sandhu. Burnaby 8 Rinks is also the official practice facility for the Vancouver Canucks NHL Hockey Team.
- 6 NHL-size ice rinks
- Dedicated figure skating ice sheet
- Indoor artificial turf soccer pitch
- Fitness Facility
- Pro Shop
- Physiotherapy Clinic
- Thirsty Penguin Grillhouse
- Meeting Space
Banquet room of 2,200 square feet, as well as audio visual equipment and a full-time catering department
Tourism Burnaby is looking to make your next sporting event a success – from the bid process to execution. Below is a list of complimentary services that Tourism Burnaby offers to sport organizers:
- Bid Assistance
- Event Promotion
- Volunteer Assistance
- Welcome Packages
- Site Inspections
- Accommodation services
- Sport Hosting Grant
For more information, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Four Continents Cup – 2009
World Police & Fire Games - 2009
2008 World Broom Ball Championships
Vancouver Canucks Training Camps
BC Summer Skate
Various Minor Hockey Tournaments
Global Scouting Hockey Tournaments
Cliff Avenue Soccer Tournament