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Sports lessons

Our sports lessons are active, fun, and engaging activities for kids. We offer a variety of lessons such as badminton, basketball and multisport.

Benefits of our sports lessons


Our lessons aim to building basic skills so everyone can have fun and feel comfortable while playing sports. In our lessons you will:

  • Build confidence.
  • Improve mass and fine motor skills.
  • Develop sport-specific competencies.
  • Learn teamwork and communication.
  • Prepare for school sport tryouts.
  • Have fun.
  • Make new friends.

 

Fall registration dates


Due to repair closures and annual maintenance and cleaning, registration has been split into two waves. Facilities currently closed for repairs:

  • Bob Bahan Aquatic & Fitness Centre
  • Canyon Meadows Aquatic & Fitness Centre
  • Sir Winston Churchill Aquatic & Recreation Centre

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Certifications and first aid

Registration is ongoing

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All locations

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Programs, classes & camps

Wave 1: preview schedules

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All locations except those closed for repairs

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Programs, classes & camps

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All locations except those closed for repairs

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Bob Bahan, Sir Winston Churchill and Canyon Meadows Aquatic Centres

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Programs, classes & swim lessons

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Bob Bahan Aquatic Centre

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Canyon Meadows and Sir Winston Churchill Aquatic Centres

  • Wave 1 - Programs, classes and lessons begin in September.
  • Wave 2 - Programs, classes and lessons begin in October but could change based on reopening dates.
Registration on each date begins at:
 
  • 6 a.m. — Online (virtual waiting room opens at 5:30 a.m.)
  • 8:30 a.m. — By calling the Customer Service Centre at 403-268-3800 (option 1)
  • During business hours — At any City-operated Aquatic & Recreation or Arts facility

Types of sports lessons


You can register online, in person at our Recreation facilities, or by calling
403-268-3800.

These programs are not currently available, check back in fall.

About our instructors


Our trained and knowledgeable instructors have experience teaching kids. We foster a fun, friendly and supportive environment. 

All staff are Certified with Intermediate First Aid, CPR and AED Level C.

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What are sports lessons like?


Our sport lessons focus on skill development through fun games, drills and scrimmages. 

Instructors identify individual needs, encouraging and supporting participants as they develop new skills and improve existing ones.

Classes typically run 45 - 60 minutes.

 

Come prepared


Proper attire must be worn. Please bring:

  • Clean, indoor athletic shoes that have not been worn outdoors.
  • Clean active-wear.
  • Closed-top water bottle.

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