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Optimist and George Blundun Arenas accessibility

 
Accessibility
 
Please note: Calgary Recreation is improving accessibility in facilities whenever upgrades are done. Levels of accessibility vary according to when our facilities were built and when major renovations were completed, so not all parts of the facility may be “accessible for all”. This information indicates the parts of the facility that are barrier-free and is provided to help customer(s) with a disability find a facility that can meet their particular sensory or mobility needs.

Parking

  • 2 designated accessible parking spaces
  • Accessible path of travel leads from parking lot to the entrance

Entrance

  • Front entrance is at ground level (no stairs)
  • Automatic sliding doors by sensor

Washrooms

  • Female washroom in George Blundun Arena – barrier-free stall
    • no power operated door
    • doorway width is 780 mm
  • Male washroom in George Blundun Arena – barrier-free stall
    • no power operated door
    • doorway width is 780 mm

Interior building elements

  • 1 floor/level in facility
  • Continuous accessible path of travel (public corridor is at least 1100 mm wide) to:
    • Optimist and George Blundun Arenas & Spectator Seating
      • no power operated door 
    • Optimist Change Rooms
      • no power operated door
    • George Blundun Change Rooms #3 & #4
      • no power operated door (path of travel to change room #1 & #2 is 970 mm behind spectator bench & beam in corridor)
    • Multi-purpose (meeting) room 
      • no power operated door
    • Vending machine in lobby
  • Spectator seating in Optimist and George Blundun Arenas – have portable ramp for wheelchair seating