Aquatics

General Information
Code of Conduct
  • Be respectful of others and their beliefs, opinions, belongings, and feelings.
  • Be respectful of directions given by staff or volunteers.
  • Be respectful of the facility and equipment inside and outside.
  • Ensure your conversation, behaviour, and language are appropriate for a public facility that caters to all cultures, diversities, and age groups.
  • Drugs, alcohol, and items that would be deemed as weapons are prohibited on site.
  • Please report any witnessed misconduct or suspicious activity to facility staff.
Health and Safety Rules

Before entering the pool:

  • Ensure that you are not ill, including diarrhea, vomiting, open sores, bandages, head colds, discharging ears or noses, or infected eyes.
  • Secure all personal items.
  • Take a cleansing shower.
  • Wear clean and appropriate bathing clothes.
  • Remove outdoor footwear.
  • Ensure those not toilet-trained wear a swim diaper.

When in the pool, please:

  • Respect all posted rules and instructions given by lifeguards and staff.
  • Adhere to our Code of Conduct.
  • Do not run, fight, or engage in activities that may cause injury.
  • Do not dive into shallow water—safely dive in designated areas only.
  • Do not do flips or back dives from the pool deck.
  • Do not eat, chew gum, or bring glass into the pool area.
  • Do not use or be under the influence of alcohol or other intoxicants.

Supervision of children:

  • All children less than 7 years of age must be accompanied in the water and closely supervised (within arm’s reach at all times) by a responsible person who is at least 16 years of age.
  • A maximum of 3 children less than 7 years of age can be supervised by one responsible person who is at least 16 years of age.

Report to the lifeguard or pool management:

  • Any injury suffered while in the pool enclosure
  • Any contamination or fouling (e.g. urination or defecation) of the pool
  • Any witnessed misconduct or suspicious activity
Drop-in Aquafit Programs
Deep Water Aquafit

Canada Games Aquatic Centre

  • September 4–December 21, 2018 (no classes on Novevmber 12 and December 13) (schedule is subject to change without notice)
  • Monday-Friday, 9:00 am–10:00 am
  • Moderate to high intensity workout
  • Class is offered in the main pool, lanes 6, 7, and 8
  • Certified instructor
  • Fees are admission to the pool by age or included with your membership (see admission rates)
Aquafit Lite

Canada Games Aquatic Centre

  • September 4–December 20, 2018 (no class on December 13) (schedule is subject to change without notice)
  • Tuesday and Thursday, 11:00 am–12:00 pm
  • Low-intensity workout
  • Class is offered in the warm and shallow leisure pool (32.2ºC/90ºF)
  • Certified instructor
  • Fees are admission to the pool by age or included with your membership (see admission rates)
Shallow Water Aquafit

Westsyde Pool and Fitness Centre

  • September 5–December 14, 2018 (schedule is subject to change without notice)
  • Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 8:00–9:00 am and 5:00–6:15 pm
  • Moderate- to high-intensity workout
  • Class is offered in the shallow end of the pool
  • Certified instructor
  • Fees are admission to the pool by age or included with your membership (see admission rates)