• Reminder: Weekend Summer Hours begin July 2nd

    Starting Sunday, July 2nd, 2017, we will be closing at 8pm on Saturdays and Sundays for the summer. This schedule change will be in effect from Sunday, July 2nd through to Sunday, September 3rd.  Sunday's Female Only time (in the Aquatics Centre and Fitness Centre) will move to 6pm-6:50pm and Sunday's Male Only Swim is from 7pm-7:50pm.

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.