Northern Rockies Regional Municipality

Aquatic Centre

Welcome to the Aquatic Centre!

The Aquatic Centre includes a large natatorium that consists of a 6-lane, 25m competitive pool with 1m and 3m high diving boards, aquatic climbing wall, a combined leisure/2 lane learner’s pool, hot-tub and a two storey water slide. This portion of the facility is supplemented with male and female change rooms, a separate family change room, sauna, steam room, activity room and staff areas.  General swims, swimming lessons, aquafit classes, water sports, special events, birthday parties, and the Fort Nelson Finns Swim Club are just a few of the services and programs offered here. Long-term memberships are now available!  Come to the customer service desk (located in the main lobby of the Recreation Centre) and you can get couple, family and individual passes for all ages in 1 month, 3 month, 6 month and annual denominations.  You can also get 10 use and 20 use passes (not available for family or couples).  With questions, please call 250-774-2541 ext 2080.

 Current Pool Schedule

Please Note: It is vital that all patrons obey the Aquatic Facility Rules posted within the building, including the regulations concerning parent/child ratios.  For more information, please contact the Aquatic Manager at 250-774-2541.

 

Swimming Lessons & Additional Training

Swimming Lesson Schedule

 

Swim-Fit Masters

In this Master’s class, the main focus is fitness, endurance and efficiency.  Swimmers must have a strong ability to perform front crawl, back crawl, breast stroke, elementary back stroke and side stroke. Instructors will create workouts that will include drills, sprints, hypoxic training and pyramid style workouts. Instructors will also introduce, flip turns (for front and back crawl) as well as entries off the diving blocks.

Pre-requisites: Must be able to swim a minimum of 1000m (40 lengths, 1 km). Goggles are highly
recommended, swim caps are optional

AM (Tuesday)

Dates: September 12 - December 5 6:15 - 7:15am
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)
AM (Thursday)

Dates: September 14 - December 7 6:15 - 7:15am
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)
PM (Tuesday)

Dates: September 12 - December 5 7:00 - 8:00pm

Cost: $96.00 + tax (12 classes) *No Class Tuesday, October 31st*
PM (Thursday)

Dates: September 14 - December 7 7:00 - 8:00pm
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)

 

Deep & Shallow Water Aquafit
Deep water classes are located in the deep end of the 25m pool & shallow water classes are located in the shallow end of the 25m pool. Both are a great aerobic workout with low impact movements. It has with all the advantages of a land class, without the stress on your body. This class has a great mix of cardio exercises, circuits and strength training to keep anyone interested and challenged in the water. During deep water
classes Aquafit floatation belts are available & participants should also be comfortable in deep water. Don’t forget to bring your water bottle; hydration is very important during these fitness classes.

Deep Water - Monday (AM)
Dates: September 11 - December 4    Mondays  6:00 – 7:00am
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)
Dates: September 11 - December 4    Mondays  9:00 – 10:00am
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)
Deep Water - Monday (PM)
Dates: September 11 - December 4    Mondays  6:00 – 7:00pm
Cost: $96.00 (12 classes) *No classes Monday, October 30th*
Shallow Water - Wednesday (AM)
Dates: September 13 - December 6    Wednesdays  6:00 – 7:00am
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)
Dates: September 13 - December 6    Wednesdays  9:00 – 10:00am
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)
Shallow Water - Wednesday (PM)
Dates: September 13 - December 6    Wednesdays 6:00 – 7:00pm
Cost: $104.00 + tax (13 classes)

 

No time to come down and register?

Please Note: Convenience fees apply for online registrations but are not applicable to phone reservations.

Please Contact Us for more information.

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