• Easter Weekend 2019 Holiday Hours

    We're open from 8am-8pm on Good Friday, April 19th. For a summary of the holiday weekend activities and schedules, please click here. Happy Easter!

  • Track Schedule Changes | April 2019

    Our full Track is booked for Competitive Track Club Training from 8pm-10pm on Thursdays for April 18th & 25th.

  • Field House Schedule Changes | April 26th-28th

    We're excited to host Badminton Nova Scotia's 2019 Yonex Atlantic Series Championship in the full Field House from Friday, April 26th at 10am to Sunday, April 28th at 5pm. Read more »

  • WiFi Service Interruption

    We are currently without WiFi as our hardware needs to be replaced. We apologize for the inconvenience and will update you as soon as we have an ETA. Thank you for your patience!

  • Mind the Mess! New Gates Project In Progress

    We're retiring our hardworking turnstiles! Our new gates and Customer Service Desk renovations are underway and estimated to take 7 weeks. Please mind the mess and give yourself some extra time during our temporary setup. Read more »

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
  • 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.

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.