• Aquatics Centre Schedule Changes | Feb. 23rd

    On Friday, February 23rd, we are hosting the Halifax Independent School Swim Meet. This event is taking place in the full Competition Pool from 12pm-3pm. Please be sure to look at our Aquatics Schedule as there are some changes during this time, including the cancellation of Friday's 12pm-1pm Adult Only Swim.

  • Field House Schedule Changes | Feb. 24th & 25th

    We're excited to be the host venue for Basketball Nova Scotia's U10 Junior Mini Jamboree on Saturday, Feb. 24th from 8am-10pm & Sunday, Feb. 25th from 8am-6pm in the full Field House. The Track will be open during the Jamboree and Drop-in Fitness classes in the Field House have been moved to the Track Starting Blocks. Thank you for your understanding. Good luck to all the basketball teams!

All of our aquatic sport teams under one umbrella, with lots of opportunity to try them all.

The Canada Games Centre Swim Academy programming is designed to support Sport For Life’s Long-Term Athlete Development principles, including lifelong enjoyment of physical activity for every Canadian.

Annual Programs

Annual CGCSA programs run from September to June and provide access to training for all three sports – swimming, lifesaving, and water polo.*

CGCSA offers annual program options for the following aquatic sport teams:

  • Year Round Swim Team
  • Masters Swim Team
  • Lifesaving Sport Team
  • Water Polo Team
  • Summer Swim Team & Off-Season Training

CGCSA annual program fees cover coaching; a training schedule which may include dryland, yoga, swimming, water polo and lifesaving sport training; equipment costs and Swim Nova Scotia fees. Also, all Swim Academy participants in annual programs receive a 12-month Canada Games Centre membership.

Add-on membership options are available for family members of the CGCSA participant.

*Except Masters Swim Team

Seasonal Programs

Seasonal CGCSA programs are structured with four registrations throughout the year, but still provide access to training for all three sports – swimming, lifesaving and water polo. Register
for all four seasons or pick and choose.**

CGCSA offers seasonal program options for the following aquatic sport teams:

  • Lifesaving Sport Team
  • Water Polo Team
  • Summer Swim Team & Off-Season Training

**Seasonal programs do not include Canada Games Centre Membership or option for Dryland and Yoga training.