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Welcome to Westside Recreation Centre!
You are now a member at Calgary's finest and most exciting recreation complex.
Your membership is a great value. It includes some wonderful options, so be sure to familarize yourself with the many features and benefits available to you!
Your membership gives you access to our amazing facility features.
During drop-in times, you can enjoy a fitness workout, swimming, skating, climbing, basketball, badminton and more. You also can take advantage of a variety of activities like drop-in exercise or water fitness classes, Parent & Tot gym time or shinny hockey, so check out our daily and/or seasonal schedules.
Remember to bring your Westside ID card to gain access. Forgot your card? No problem, just stop at the Customer Service Desk and we'll check you in.
In addition to general facility access, you may want to take advantage of our many additional services. And don't forget, members receive a 20% discount on all programs and services.
Registered programs for all ages including swimming, fitness, yoga, day camps and more. Check out our current Program Guide.
Childcare services to provide parents with worry-free short-term care while at Westside. Stop by and visit our Child Development Centre and check out hours, prices and more.
Personal training for individuals, groups as well as team training opportunities. Review our Program Guide or contact the Fitness Reception Desk at 403.531.5875 Ext 237 for more information.
Birthday parties in a variety of themed packages are offered. Check out our party packages and even complete an online request!
Tenant services located at Westside are HealthFare Restaurant and Heartland Agency preschool.
The legal children (0-17 years) of a member can join as dependent members for a deeply discounted fee. A student dependent membership is offered for children 18-24 years who are full-time students living at home (proof is required).
All dependent memberships expire concurrent with the member parent regardless of when they were purchased. Fees are not prorated.
Short-term childcare services are available while at Westside. Check out our Child Development Centre details.
Safety of youth at Westside is a priority. Children under 13 years must be supervised at all times while in the facility by a paid individual 16 years or older.
Westside offers youth facility orientations for children 10-12 years to provide unparented access to our Aquatic Park, Leisure Ice and Gymnasiums. An additional orientation is available to add Youth Wellness Centre access for youth 10-17 years. Check out our youth orientations or contact the Youth Wellness Desk at 403.531.5875 Ext 242 for more information.
At Westside, we take every opportunity to provide a safe, well-maintained facility. However, there are many features and amenities that can be hazardous if not utilized with proper care and respect.
Please follow all posted guidelines in facility areas to maximize your safety and enjoyment.
Monitor your body and work out in your comfort zone. Check with your doctor about starting physical activity and feel free to speak to our Fitness Consultants regarding any concerns you may have.
If you are injured in any way, please let us help. Westside staff are certified in Standard First Aid, CPR and Automatic External Defibrillation (AED) and trained in Westside emergency procedures.
It's true. Theft can happen. Don't bring your valuables to Westside, and if you do, lock them up.
Westside is not responsible for lost or stolen items. If you are unable to locate an item that you brought with you to Westside, please check with our Customer Service Desk. Please note that we keep items found in the facility for a maximum of 2 weeks after which all unclaimed items are donated to local charities.
Remember to lock your vehicles and always put your valuables out of sight.
As a member you receive registration priority (14 days in advance of the general public) and a 20% discount on all programs.
Be sure to watch seasonal registration dates and mark your calendar to take advantage of this benefit!
FitLinxx™ is a computerized tracking system that allows you to record your workout and provides valuable information to you.
Adult members of all fitness levels are encouraged to take advantage of the FitLinxx™ orientation provided by one of our Fitness Consultants.
This one-hour session, to be booked in advance, includes fitness goal setting, program set up and trial run through.
Contact the Fitness Reception Desk at 403.531.5875 Ext 237 for more information or to book your appointment.
Your Plus membership entitles you to several additional benefits:
Access to the adults-only change rooms located on the 2nd floor. You will note there is a private lounge area with cable TV and internet, private steam room, towel service and toiletries.
One complimentary "InBody 520" body composition analysis. Please contact the Fitness Reception Desk at 403.531.5875 Ext 237 to book your appointment.
A personal tote, when available, is provided. Many Plus members choose to leave additional items on our limited storage shelves. Please note that these items are left at your own risk and each fall Westside staff clean up these areas to identify abandoned items.
Personal belongings left in your tote after your expiry date are removed and left in storage for 2 weeks, after which time they are considered abandoned and will be donated to charity.
Our facility is spacious and the layout is planned to maximize the enjoyment of our users. We ask that you follow some simple steps to ensure that the space is shared comfortably by all.
Westside is committed to a culture of respect. Disrespectful behavior toward Westside staff or other guests will not be tolerated.
Please dress and conduct yourself in a manner that fits Westside's family friendly environment. Consider us a "G" for general audience facility.
Cleanliness is of utmost importance in a public facility. Spitting, spouting or other unsanitary practices are strictly prohibited everywhere at Westside.
Please review all posted guidelines to ensure your safety and enjoyment in this facility area.
Lane swimmers are reminded to swim in the lane appropriate to their fitness ability.
Work out at your own fitness level and always ask for assistance from a Fitness Consultant if you do not know how to use equipment.
Always return weights, benches and equipment to the proper place and wipe down equipment when you are finished.
Allow others to perform an exercise set between your sets. In this way everyone has a fair chance to use the weights and exercise machines.
External service providers including personal trainers and coaches are not permitted to conduct their business using Westside's facilities.
Set up only for yourself; saving space and equipment for others is not permitted.
Respect classes in progress; enter only after the class has finished.
If you are late for a registered class, walk in quietly at the rear of the room.
CELL PHONE & CAMERA USE
Cell phone use is limited to designated areas in the facility (see signage or ask a staff member). Remember to use discretion when using your cell phone - keep conversations short, your ringtone low and pay attention to the content of your conversation as others may be listening!
Camera use is not permitted in our facility to protect the privacy of all users.
Parking at Westside is for use only while you are in the facility. Be sure to park in marked stalls only as loading zone, curb and roadway parking is not allowed.
2000-69 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T3H 4V7
|Mon-Thurs||05:30 AM-10:30 PM|
|Fri (Sep-May)||05:30 AM-10:30 PM|
|Fri (Jun-Aug)||05:30 AM-09:00 PM|
|Sat-Sun||07:00 AM-09:00 PM|
|Stat Holidays||08:00 AM-09:00 PM|