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Peninsula Co-op has come on board as the first coporate naming partner for CARSA, UVic's Centre for Athletics, Recreation and Special Abilities. A special announcement was held in front of the climbing tower to reveal the partnership on Nov. 4.
Local media were invited inside CARSA Aug. 6 for a sneak peek at the facility, under construction and approximately 80 per cent complete.
CARSA will open in 2015. What's in it for you? Take a video tour and learn more about what's inside the new centre.
Three UVic campus community members recently shared their thoughts about features of the new centre opening next year.
- Nov. 2013: Viewpoint on yoga at UVic
- Jan. 2014: Training the community
- Oct. 2013: New rally song will raise CARSA's new roof
- June 2013: CARSA to propel Youth Rugby Sevens Program
- Aug. 2013: Vikes comes full circle
- Feb. 2014: Shooting hoops, reaching heights
- Summer 2013: Campaign Cabinet welcomes new co-chair
- Sept. 2013: Imagining CARSA with UVic alumnus and Olympian Barney Williams
- May 2013: CARSA in the news
- March 2014: Tom Hawthorn on CARSA
- July 2013: CanAssist TeenWork program right at home
- June 2014: Supporters “blown away” by CanAssist technologies, CARSA facility
- June 2013: Stone sculptors bring beauty and inspiration to CARSA event
- Dec. 2013: CanAssist volunteer eager to move in
- April 2014: CanAssist perfectly positioned for a boost in student involvement
- Oct 2013: CanAssist looks forward to customized space in CARSA
- Riding towards the future: CARSA and the local community
- The Ring: (scroll down) Campus construction update - Sept. 2014
- The Torch: A centre of activity - Spring 2014 alumni magazine
- The Ring: CARSA takes shape (photo) - Apr. 10, 2014
- The Torch: A building for all abilities - Autumn 2013 alumni magazine
- YouTube Video: CARSA vision becoming a reality - Oct. 17, 2013
- The Ring: CARSA Facts & figures - Imagine the climbing wall - Oct. 2, 2013
- Vikes News: Rugby Award example of power of CARSA - Sept. 3, 2013
- News Release: Celebrating CARSA's foundation for the future - May 2013
- News Tip: Contract awarded to Campbell Construction - Feb. 2013
- News Tip: UVic releases its new engagement framework - Feb. 2013
- The Ring: UVic gets green light for CARSA facility - Sept. 2012
- The Ring: UVic submits updated application to Saanich - June 2012
- News Release: UVic proposes new parkade design - Apr. 2012
- News Release: UVic shares feedback from initial open houses - Apr. 2012
- News Release: UVic seeks input on new parkade design option - March 2012
- News Release: Open houses begin in first stage of new process - Feb. 2012
- News Release: New process for five-phase CARSA consultation - Jan. 2012