Aquatics & Swimming

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by ACTIVE Network

Lifeguarding and Instructing...IS IT FOR YOU? (pdf)

Summer Swim Lessons (PDF)


Pool schedule is subject to change without notice

A few openings still available for Session 1 Swim Lessons Aug 8 – 17
Register in person or by phone at the Rec Complex 705-869-1961

Pool Schedule August 8th-September 5th (pdf)

   Monday Tuesday/Thursday Wednesday  Friday  Saturday/Sunday
Fit Lanes
*1 lane
**2 lanes

***3 lanes

Parents & Tots 10-10:55a
Leisure Swims
slide & diving
board not
11-11:55am 11-11:55am 11-11:55am 11-11:55am  
12-12:55pm 12-12:55pm
Aquafit / Diaper Fit
Shelley Newton
Free Swims
(August 28, 29, 30, 31, September 1)
Lion's Club Free
Recreational Swim
12-12:55pm (Aug 11, 18, 25,  Sep 1)

Wristband Policy in Effect for All Swims

Schedule / Program subject to change...give us a shout before you come out! (705) 869-1961

**If we experience an unexpected increase of patrons into a swim, the use of the slide may not be guaranteed**

Aqua Spin Bikes are available for use during all swims except Recreational Swims! Please ask a lifeguard to put a bike in the water for you!

Aquatic Wheelchair & Walker available

Recreational Swim:

We've combined our Family and Public Swims! Use of the diving and slide available unless otherwise indicated!
Unaccompanied Children MUST be 10 years of age and/or able to pass the facility swim test

Leisure Swim:

Come Swim laps in our 3 lanes, Steam in our sauna and Soak in our swirl pool or designated leisure area in our lap pool! Slide and diving board NOT available during Leisure Swims

Fitness Classes in the Pool

H20 Bootcamp

Challenge yourself to a high intensity workout with little to no impact on your joints to increase endurance and build strength. 
Senior (10 passes with a 4 month expiry) $56.50
Adult (10 passes with a 4 month expiry) $60.46, drop-in $9.33

Shallow Water Therapy

Drop in for a range of motion exercise class ideal for those with arthritis, or those who are in need of a rehabilitation program. Low impact, mindful stretching and gentle strengthening


A challenging deep-water workout with little to no impact on your joints. Begin each class with a 5 minute warm-up, followed by 35 minutes of intense cardio and 5 minutes of stretching. Relax in our swirl pool or push yourself further with laps for 10 minutes.

Diaper Fit

Attention new parents! An ongoing class and fitness splash for parents or caregivers with babies from 6 months to 2 years old. Babies float and play in a safety approved baby seat while caregivers exercise. A social time for babies and a workout time for caregivers.

Paddle Board Yoga with Arturo

Yoga & Stand Up Paddle boarding are combined to enhance your workout by strengtheningbalance and flexibility.  Engage stabilizer muscles to achieve whole-body fitness, improved concentration and agility.  Work to your own fitness level and ability.  Swimwear or light active wear over swimwear recommeded for comfort.

Cancellation NOTICES
If you drive a distance for pool programs be sure to phone in to confirm the class or swim!  Pool foulings, mechanical break downs or inclement weather can result in pool program cancellations.

Public Swim Children MUST be 10 years of age and able to swim

Family Swim Children MUST be accompanied INTO the pool by an adult

Members Only Extended swim times for those with active pool memberships

Swimming Lessons

Whether you're a parent wishing to enroll your child in swimming lessons, a teen wishing to become an instructor or lifeguard, or an adult looking to improve your own swimming skills, the Espanola Regional Recreation Complex has the program for you. We offer quality programs through the Red Cross and The Lifesaving Society to meet all of your needs. For more information about programs see options below.

Determine your Child's Lesson Placement

Red Cross Preschool Levels-Under 6 Yrs Old (pdf)
Red Cross Transferring from Pre-School Levels-Over 6 Yrs Old (pdf)
Red Cross Levels - Over 6 Yrs Old (pdf)

2017 Swimming Pool Drop-In and Passes

(prices include HST)
Child 5.37     Aquafit Senior (10 Passes) 56.50
Senior (55+) 5.65     Aquafit Adult (10 passes) 60.46
Youth (13 -18 yrs) 5.65     Pool Pass Child (10 passes) 36.44
Adult 5.93     Pool Pass Senior (10 passes) 36.44
Aquafit Drop-in 9.32     Pool Pass Youth (10 passes) 36.44
Diaper Fit Drop-in 9.32     Pool Pass Adult (10 passes) 43.22
Pool & Fitness Drop-in 12.71        
Family 14.69        
The Town of Espanola applies an additional 10% non-residence fee for all memberships, swim lessons, pool, ice
field rentals, room rentals, aqua & fitness programs.
Definition of Family: 6 people of the same household (same address), with a maximum of 2 adults.  Applies to memberships and drop-ins.  There are no group rates.