Aquatics News

 

Help Keep Our Pool Clean


Please remember to spit out your gum before entering the Aquatics Centre.


Aquatics Centre Shutdown


The Aquatics Centre will be shut down for annual maintenance beginning August 26 at 5pm after Pooches in the Pool. The project has been scheduled in phases. Please see the schedule below.

Pool Shutdown Schedule      

  • August 27-31 – Full Aquatics Centre

  • September 1 onward – Main pool and hot tub re-open, Teach Pool remains closed.

  • September 4-7 – Men's & Women's Locker Room hot tubs closed for maintenance

  • September 10 – Teach Pool re-opens           

During the August 27-31 phase, the Boy’s and Girl’s aquatic locker rooms will be closed to Members as we complete a deep clean. Members are asked to remove any items that they may need during this time. Management will be contacting Members with lockers in those areas in the coming days.

Aquatics programming will begin September 17.

 

Pooches in the Pool


To kick off our Aquatic shutdown, we will be hosting a Pooches in the Pool event on August 26. Starting at 1pm, Members are invited to bring their pooches for a dip in the Teach Pool. This is a registered event and conditions apply. All proceeds from the event will be going to the Second Chance Animal Rescue Society (SCARS). Pick up your FAQ sheet at Member Services And register for the event through GameTime. Guests are welcome to participate in the event.

 

Aqua Fitness Cancelations


  • Monday, August 27-Friday, August 31, for the Aquatic Shut Down



Save the Date – Splash, Pedal, Dash


Splash Pedal Dash is back again this year! This fun triathlon for children aged 3-11 is an excellent way to introduce them to the sports of swimming, biking, and running. Registration for the event will open Thursday, August 9 in GameTime. Race packages to follow. This event is open to both Members and Guests.


New Hours for the Aquatic Centre


Starting September 17, 2018, the Aquatic Centre will have new hours of operation:

  • Monday-Friday – 7:30am-9pm

  • Weekends & Holidays – 8am-8pm

Please visit the Recreation Schedules page of our website to view the Pool Schedule.

 

Upcoming Wibit Schedule


 
Date Time
Thursday, August 16 1-3pm
Thursday, August 23 1-3pm
Thursday, August 16 1-3pm
Saturday, August 23 1-3pm
Saturday, September 1 1-3pm
Sunday, September 2 1-3pm
Sunday, September 25 1-3pm
 
 

 

Lesson Notifications


Missed the registration deadline for swimming lessons? No problem. Registration for week long sessions and Keyano swim camps have been re-opened. Register on Gametime or e mail swimming@royalglenora.com.


We Do Parties!


Do you have a child’s birthday party coming up that you need to plan for? Why not book a RGC Splash Party! One of our amazing aquatic instructors will set up and run your pool party for you. Contact Victoria at aquaticsupervisor@royalglenora.com for more information.
 

Contact


For questions or concerns regarding news from Aquatics, please contact our Aquatic Supervisor, Victoria Mitchell, at aquaticsupervisor@royalglenora.com. You may also contact the Aquatics Office at 780.482.0396.

If you would like to contact the Aquatics Committee, please email aquaticscommittee@royalglenora.com. All emails are confidential and are directed to the Committee Chair.