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Sir Winston Churchill Aquatic & Recreation Centre

Facility Features - Sir Winston Churchill

This facility is open for swimming lessons, weight room and swim appointments. Hot tubs, steam rooms and public swim are not currently being offered.


Sir Winston Churchill features

Our facility was recently renovated! Renovations included:

  • Upgrades to the chlorination system.
  • A new universal change room.
  • Modernized washrooms.
  • Enhanced safety and security features.
  • Improved accessibility, including an accessible pool pod and a second-floor elevator.
  • Resurfacing the parking lot.
  • Sanitary line replacement.

Lane Pool

  • Indoor, six lanes, 25 metres​
  • Depth from 1.1 to 1.4 metres
  • 28 degrees Celsius
  • Salt water chlorinated

Dive Tank

  • 3.65 metres deep (12 feet)       
  • Salt water chlorinated
  • Accessible pool pod

Hot Tub

  • 38-40 degrees Celsius

Steam Room

  • Boiler steam
  • Comfortable lower and upper benches
  • Accessible access
  • Showers are located directly in front of steam room
  • The average temperature in the steam room is 38-40 degrees Celsius

Weight Room

  • Mirrors
  • Free weights
  • Benches
  • Strength machines
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Air conditioned
  • Participants must be at least 16 years of age to use the weight room. Youth ages 13–15 must present a City of Calgary Youth Strength Training card/sticker prior to admittance into the weight room/cardio area.

Cardio equipment

  • Treadmills
  • Ellipticals
  • Upright bikes
  • Recumbent bikes
  • Steppers
  • Spin bikes
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Air conditioned
  • Participants must be at least 16 years of age to use the weight room. Youth ages 13–15 must present a City of Calgary Youth Strength Training card/sticker prior to admittance into the weight room/cardio area.

Fitness Studio

  • Suitable for a wide range of activities for all ages
  • We offer a number of drop-in and registered activities with experienced instructors
  • Mirrors
  • Free weights
  • Step benches
  • Balls
  • Mats
  • Ballet Bars
  • Air conditioned

Universal washroom/change room

  • Separate space for all genders and identifications

Viewing Gallery

  • Accessible view of the pool area to watch swimming lessons or swim meets
  • Accessible by elevator

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