2019 Summer Camps and Programs - Canada Games Centre

 
2019 Summer Camps and Programs - Canada Games Centre
2019
Summer
Camps
and
Programs
2019 Summer Camps and Programs - Canada Games Centre
TABLE OF CONTENTS

                                                           How to register  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3
                                                           CGC Membership . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5
                                                           Summer Camp Registration information . . . . . . . . . .  7

                                                               SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS  . . . . . . . . . . .  8
                                                               Daily Camp Routine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8
                                                               Summer Camp Programs | Additional Offerings . . . . .  9
                                                               Summer Camps 2019  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
                                                               Summer Camp Programs | Ages 5-7  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11
                                                               Summer Camp Programs | Ages 6-8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
                                                                Summer Camp Programs | Ages 7-9 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
                                                                Summer Camp Programs | Ages 9-12 . . . . . . . . . . . . .  19
                                                                Swim Academy Camps . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

                                                               RECREATION PROGRAMS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  22
                                                               Sport Programs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  22

                                                               FITNESS AND WELLNESS PROGRAMS . . .  24
                                                               Adult Specialized Programs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  24
                                                               Wellness Programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  27
                                                               Pre/Post Natal Programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  30
                                                               Fitness Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31

                                                               AQUATICS PROGRAMS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  33
                                                               Aquafit & Hydrorider Classes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  33
                                                               Parent & Tot Programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  34
                                                               Preschool Programs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  35
                                                                School-Aged Swimmer Programs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  36
                                                                 Swim Lessons - Days & Times . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  38
                                                                 Teen Group Swim Lessons  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  39
                                                                  Private & Semi-Private Swim Lessons  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  39
                                                                   Aquatics Inclusion Lessons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  40
                                                                    Adult Group Swim Lessons  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  40
                                                                     Private Coaching & Training  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  41
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HOW TO REGISTER
                                                                 REGISTRATION DATES
Registration can be completed both online and in-person.
Please remember that registration can be a very busy time,       MEMBERS:
and that wait times may be longer than normal.                   Online: March 26th, beginning at 8:00 am
                                                                 In-person: March 28th, beginning at 8:00 am

                                                                 NON-MEMBERS:
   REGISTER ONLINE                                               Online: April 2nd , beginning at 8:00 am
                                                                 In-person: April 9th, beginning at 8:00 am
Let your fingers do the work as you register from
the comfort of your keyboard, phone or tablet, at any             Registration links within the guide
time of day. There are a few things to know when                  become active when registration opens.
registering online:

https://www.hfxcgcwebtraconlinereg.ca/                            GENERAL INFORMATION
 • Sign in with your account and password*                      • Specific information regarding safety standards, dress
 • Choose the Activity Type                                       code, and other policies will be displayed throughout
 • Add activity to shopping cart                                  the Centre and on our website.
   (session will time out after 10 minutes)                     • The minimum age to work out in the Fitness Centre is
 • Choose family member to register                               18, unless a member, for which the minimum age is 14.
 • Answer all required registration questions
 • Continue to shopping cart – Visa & MasterCard
   accepted (Amex accepted in-person only)                         ROGRAM CANCELLATIONS
                                                                  P
 • Choose checkout and finish by paying                           AND REFUND POLICIES
 • Receipt provided as PDF
                                                                • Some programs may be cancelled due to insufficient
* Please ensure you have an account name and password            registrants. The Canada Games Centre monitors
   prior to registering with us. Don’t have one? Follow the       registration levels prior to the start of programs to
   link above, click “Need an Account”, and follow the steps.     ensure quality programs are offered. A great course
   Please allow 2-3 business days to receive your user            could be cancelled if there are not enough registrants.
   information. Email info@canadagamescentre.ca with              Register early to avoid program cancellations.
   any questions.                                               • There are no refunds for programs offered at Canada
                                                                  Games Centre unless the program is cancelled by the
THINK YOU HAVE AN ACCOUNT BUT AREN’T SURE?                        Centre. If we cancel a program, full refunds will be issued.
CAN’T REMEMBER YOUR USERNAME AND/OR                             • A non-refundable credit will be issued if a participant
PASSWORD? CLICK HERE TO RETRIEVE THEM.                            provides 7 days advance notice, prior to the start date of
                                                                  the program.
                                                                • Within 7 days of a program start date, no credit will be
                                                                  issued. In the event of a medical matter, documentation
   REGISTER IN-PERSON                                             will be required.
                                                                • All non-refundable credits must be used within one year.
26 Thomas Raddall Drive                                         • Accepted forms of payment: Visa, MasterCard,
Monday-Sunday 8:00am-9:00pm                                       American Express, debit cards, cash and cheques (some
Visa, MasterCard, Amex, debit, and cash all accepted.             restrictions apply). The charge for non-negotiable
                                                                  payment is $40 plus tax.

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One card for all your CGC programs!                             What if I already have a card
                                                                from registering in a previous
Non-members registered in our fee based programs will           programming session?
receive this red card the first time they register.
                                                                • Great! It’ll reload itself with your new programs
                                                                  automatically. Just remember to bring it with you on the
How do they work?                                                 program start date and there’s no need to check in.

 • Cards are handed out at the time of in-person
   registration or can be picked up prior to or on the          I’m a member, do I need one of these cards?
   program start date (unless you already have one from
   previous sessions).                                          • No, all you need is your membership card

 • Swiping the card at the turnstiles will give you access up
   to 30mins before and during your registered program.         Additional Details:

 • Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by          • Once children under 12 have swiped their Program
   an adult.                                                      Access Card the Gate Monitor/or Customer Service Staff
                                                                  will buzz the accompanying adult through the gate. If
                                                                  additional parents/guardians/spectators arrive after the
What if I forget my card?                                         participant has gained access, they are asked to check-in
                                                                  with our Customer Service Desk to verify their child’s
 • No problem – check in at our Customer Service Desk             registration in the program, and then they will also be
   to validate your registration in the program. But please       let in through the access gate.
   note, after the third time you’ve forgotten your card
   you’ll be required to purchase a replacement card with a     • Even though an adult is not required to accompany
   fee of $2+tax.                                                 program participants 12+ years, we understand that
                                                                  many may still wish to watch their child during their
                                                                  session. These individuals may access the facility at
                                                                  the same time as the card holder, but adults will not
                                                                  be granted entrance if they arrive after the program
                                                                  participant swipes their card and enters.

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Invest
                                                                                        in YOU!
                                                  feel good
            ur  hear t pu m ping, burn calories,
     Ge t yo                                            bership.
             eath e ea sier with an all-inclusive mem
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     MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES
 • Swim, dive and float your way around our Aquatic Centre (3 Pools,           EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO STAY ACTIVE,
   Hot Tub, Dry Sauna, Water Slides & Play Features)
 • Stay motivated with a large variety of specialized weight training and
                                                                               ALL UNDER ONE ROOF.
   cardio equipment in our Fitness Centre (ages 14+)
 • Hone your skills or play for fun in our Field House (Basketball,
   Volleyball, Badminton, Ping Pong & Pickleball)
                                                                                 MEMBERSHIP EXCLUSIVES
 • Stretch your legs on our 6-lane, 200m indoor Track (Strollers and              •   Bi-weekly payment plans available
   Nordic poles welcome!)                                                         •   Free Simply Fit Fitness Centre orientation
 • Choose from over 65 Drop-in Fitness Classes a week, including yoga,            •   Advanced registration and special pricing for programs*
   Zumba, spinning, interval training, strength & conditioning, aquafit,          •   Savings on Personal Training*
   Hydrorider and more!                                                           •   Member Only Swims
                                                                                  •   Advanced badminton court bookings
Also Included                                                                     •   Ability to freeze your membership for a maximum of 3 months*
                                                                                  •   Complimentary Child Minding for children living
 •   Day-use lockers
                                                                                      in the same household*
 •   Free on-site parking
                                                                                                                           *Annual members only
 •   Balls, racquets, birdies and Nordic poles free to rent
 •   Outdoor physical literacy playground
                                                                               Book a tour or talk membership, including corporate
Accessibility
                                                                               rates, with our Membership Coordinator at
As an inclusive community centre, we’ve placed great consideration on
                                                                               902.490.2291 or membership@canadagamescentre.ca
ensuring that the facility is inclusive to all of our members and guests.
Ramp and lift access to our pools, visual and non-visual wayfinding, and
barrier free parking areas, entrances, travel paths, and washrooms have all
been integrated into the design. To learn more about our accessibility, stop
by for a tour or visit our website:
canadagamescentre.ca/about-us/accessibility                                    It happens here.
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                                                                      Physical Literacy
THE FUN BEGINS JULY 2nd AND CAMPS RUN WEEKLY
FROM 8:15AM-5PM EVERY DAY UNTIL AUGUST 30th.

For kids ages 5-12 years
(5 year old must have turned 5 by December 31st, 2018)                To support Physical Literacy within our
                                                                      community, we continue to align our
We’re offering a wide variety of active camps. All of our             Summer Camps to the Sport For Life (S4L)
camps will focus on fun and follow the same daily timeline,           model to help kids get an active start in life
                                                                      – and enjoy it too!
but activities, special guests and/or field trips will differ based
on the camp theme.                                                    With our trained Physical Literacy Specialist
                                                                      on-hand, this summer’s camps will
Is it summer yet? Because we can’t wait!                              incorporate the theme of the camp as well
And neither should you.                                               as work on the S4L Basic & Fundamental
                                                                      Movement skills. These skills provide
                                                                      children with the confidence and ability
                       Register early to get                          to grow into active teens, and ultimately
                       the camps you want.                            remain healthy and active for life.
2019 Summer Camps and Programs - Canada Games Centre
SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Age Requirements: Each camp is designed specifically for                       Subway Lunches: The Canada Games Centre is working in close
its corresponding age group, and as such we are unable to                      partnership with Subway Restaurants again this summer to continue
accommodate exceptions. A child must be the age noted for the                  to offer a healthy lunch option for those wishing to take advantage
camp before the end of the camp week and all children must have                of food services on-site. Subway lunches are offered at an additional
turned 5 by December 31, 2018 in order to attend camp.                         cost (not included in Summer Camp program fees) and can be
Please note children aged 5 who did not turn five by                           ordered online through our registration system or in person at our
December 31st, 2018 are not able to attend camp.                               Customer Service Desk. Please see page 9 for more details,
This includes students attending Pre-Primary Programs.                         including order submission cut-off dates.

Multi-Child Discount: For families with 2 children enrolled in the             ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
same week of camp, there is a 10% discount for the second child.
For 3 children or more, there is an extra 5% discount for each                 Inclusion Program: We offer an inclusion component for campers
additional child. This applies only when children are enrolled in the          requiring extra attention due to a physical and/or cognitive disability.
same week, but not necessarily in the same camp.                               Campers are supervised one on one, by an Inclusion Counsellor who is
                                                                               charged with meeting the camper’s personal and developmental needs,
Deferred Payment: For our Summer Camp Program, we are                          making every effort to include campers in adapted activities, and
pleased to offer an installment billing plan for campers enrolling             ensuring their overall safety and happiness while in our care. For more
in three (3) or more weeks of camp. You may choose to pay in                   information about this program and how to apply, please visit the
full; however, to allow ease of registration for as many weeks as              Camp section of our website. Application deadline is April 5th.
necessary, the installment billing plan will be available for participants
registering before April 24th, 2019. Here’s how it works:                      ACCESSIBILITY

• 25% of the overall registration total required at time of registration       We welcome children with special needs and/or disabilities. Please
                                                                               discuss your child’s individual needs with the Sport Recreation
• Remaining 75% of fees owed are billed to the credit card number             Coordinator at 902-490-2581 or mcisaacm@canadagamescentre.ca
  (provided upon registration) in 3 instalments of 25% each – to be            and we will be happy to try and accommodate their needs as best as
  processed on May 10th, June 10th and July 10th, respectively.                we are able. Please understand that some needs may be beyond our
                                                                               scope of accommodation.
Please note the Deferred Payment option is only available through
in-person registration at the Customer Service Desk. For more
information, please call our camp line at 902.490.2581.
                                                                                    UMMER CAMP PROGRAM
                                                                                   S
                                                                                   CANCELLATIONS AND REFUND POLICIES
Waitlist Procedure: Should a camp that you wish to place your child
in fills up, please be sure to add them to the waitlist. Summer plans            • Cancellation notice must be received a minimum of
                                                                                   14 days prior to the first day of camp to qualify for a
change and we do our best to quickly notify people from our waitlist if
                                                                                   refund. Refund will be processed for the full amount of
space becomes available. Should a space become available, you will be              the fee paid, less an administrative charge of 10%.
contacted by email and will have 48 hours to confirm and pay for your
                                                                                 • We will credit your Canada Games Centre account for
child’s enrolment in camp. After 48 hours without confirmation and                 the full amount of the fee paid, less an administrative
payment, the space is offered to the next waitlisted child.                        charge of 10% up to 7 days before the program start
                                                                                   date. Any cancellations received within 7 days of the
Early Drop-Off & Late Pick-Up: An early drop-off option is available               program start date will not receive a credit or refund.
to parents who need to be on the road a little earlier than 8:15am               • Some camps may be cancelled due to insufficient
each morning. Conversely, a late pick-up option is available to parents            registrants. We monitor registration levels prior to
needing extra time past 5:00pm to get to the Centre. Sign up for                   the start of programs to ensure quality programs are
                                                                                   offered. A great camp could be cancelled if there are
one, or the other, or both, but please note this is an extra service
                                                                                   not enough registrants. Please register early to avoid
that requires pre-registration. See page 8 for further registration                program cancellations.
details. Spaces are very limited for this service, so please register early!

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DAILY CAMP ROUTINE
Though all camps differ in theme and specific activities          required to wear a safety belt for the duration of their summer
including field trips (if applicable), they do share an overall   camp. Children will only have to complete a swim test once
daily routine in terms of start and end times, lunches/snacks,    throughout the summer unless they would like to challenge
Fundamental Movements Skills sessions, Outdoor active time        for a non-life-vest band. The height requirements for the water
and a swimming component.                                         slides will still be enforced for safety reasons, regardless of age
                                                                  (at least 42” tall to ride the yellow water slide and 48” tall to
8:15am - Morning Drop-Off: Unless registered for Early            ride the blue water slide). Please note diving boards and water
Drop-Off, campers are to arrive at the Field House each           slides are not normally available during camp swim times.
morning between 8:15am-8:45am. Please allow for extra
time on Mondays for children to receive their bracelets for       Lunches: Whether your child brings lunch from home or
the week and join their counsellors. Having your completed        takes part in our Subway Lunch program (page 9), we
camper forms with you or sent in ahead of time will also          encourage you to pack enough nutritious nut-free foods
speed up the process. Children will spend this time doing         and snacks to help them keep up with daily activities.
supervised non-structured free-play.                              Should your child forget his/her lunch, we will have to call
                                                                  you to bring one as we will not be able to escort him/her to
Throughout The Day: Each camp has many structured                 Subway during camp hours. Please note all food must be
activities built into the daily schedule. Activities are in       nut-free.
keeping with the theme of the camp and are physically
active and engaging. Children will also go outside (weather       Field Trips: Certain camps will be leaving the Centre on
permitting) and participate in activities in the areas            field trips during the camp week and will use Halifax Transit.
surrounding the Centre.                                           Parents will be notified by email in advance as to when
                                                                  children will be offsite for field trips. Supervision ratios will
• Daily Swimming: All camps will swim once per day (unless       increase on those days to ensure the safety of participants
   noted in the description) regardless of the weekly theme.      at all times.
   Campers will be encouraged to swim; however, if they
   choose not to, no additional activities are planned for them   5pm - Afternoon Pick-Up: Camps will return to the Field
   during this time.                                              House each afternoon around 4:15pm to help facilitate a
                                                                  quick pick-up for all families. Similar to morning drop-off,
• Weekly Swim Tests: Summer Camps share the pools                children will spend this time doing supervised non-structured
   with open swim times; therefore a swim test is completed       free-play. All campers not registered in late pickup must be
   every Monday morning to assess your child’s ability in         picked up no later than 5:00pm sharp.
   the water. The swim test is as follows: Confidently swim
   25 meters of the Competition Pool and tread water
   for 1 minute. If the child cannot complete both tasks
   confidently, they must wear a life jacket/swim belt in all         STILL HAVE SUMMER CAMP QUESTIONS?
   pools regardless of the child’s height.
                                                                      The Summer Camp Parent Handbook can help!
Even though your child may have completed swim                        It outlines what your child should bring to camp,
lessons, they may still have to wear a life jacket/                   behavioural guidelines, and other general policies
swim belt. Without direct and personal supervision (such              and procedures. Download it here - it’s a highly
as in a swim class) they may not be strong enough to keep             recommended read before the first day of camp to
themselves above water for very long. This is not to discourage       help ease any nerves around expectations for both
children and their abilities, but to ensure proper safety. If a       parents and campers.
participant refuses to undergo the swim test, then they will be

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SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS | ADDITIONAL OFFERINGS

Early Drop-Off                                                     Subway Lunches

Available weekly throughout the summer                             The Canada Games Summer Camp Program is pleased to
Ages 5-12 | 7:30am-8:15am                                          offer a Subway lunch option. Meals are pre-ordered and
Online registration code 220901 | $15 per week                     orders must be placed by noon the Friday before camp
                                                                   begins (refer to last days to order below). Meals will be
                                                                   delivered to your child in their camp at lunch hour.
Late Pick-Up
                                                                   Please note that purchasing Subway directly from our
Available weekly throughout the summer                             vendor is not an option for participants during camp hours,
Ages 5-12 | 5:00pm-5:45pm                                          as our counsellor to camper ratio cannot accommodate
Online registration code 220902 | $15 per week                     these requests

The CGC is happy to provide an early drop-off and late             KIDS PACKS
pickup service for the convenience of participants in our
Summer Camps. Parents/guardians must pre-register children         Online registration code 221101 | $4.75/meal
for this service; spaces available are very limited, so please
register early. Kids will spend the extra time before or after     Kids Packs include a deli sandwich, bottle of water, and
camp doing supervised but non-structured free-play, reading        apple slices. Sandwich options are a choice of Turkey, Tuna,
and games.                                                         Ham or Veggie. Vegetable options will also be available
                                                                   upon registration.

Counsellor in Training (CIT) Volunteer Program                     6 INCH MEAL

Are you looking for leadership experience? Do you like working     Online registration code 221102 | $6.75/meal
with children? Our camp program is looking for energetic and
enthusiastic youth volunteers who are at least 13 years old.       6 Inch Meal includes a sandwich, bottle of water, and
This program is designed to give youth a work-like experience      bagged chips. Sandwich options are a choice of Cold Cut
where they can learn the ins and outs of what life is like as      Combo, Turkey, Tuna, Ham or Veggie. Vegetable and chip
a camp counsellor. To participate, youth must complete the         options will also be available upon registration.
application form found on our website, successfully completely
the interview process, and be able to commit to the following      SUBWAY LAST DAYS TO ORDER:
mandatory training session: June 13th – 5:00pm to 8:00pm.
                                                                   Friday, June 28th - for July 2nd camp week
Please note this is not a camp for youth, it is a volunteer        Friday, July 5th - for July 8th camp week
program. There is a specific time commitment and expectation       Friday, July 12th - for July 15th camp week
for this program. This is an exciting and popular volunteer        Friday, July 19th - for July 22nd camp week
opportunity and spaces are limited, therefore not all applicants   Friday, July 26th - for July 29th camp week
will be accepted. Please visit our website for more detailed       Friday, August 2nd - for August 6th camp week
information on this opportunity. Applications are due no later     Friday, August 9th - for August 12th camp week
than May 12th, 2019.                                               Friday, August 16th - for August 19th camp week
                                                                   Friday, August 23rd - for August 26th camp week

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Su m m e r C a m p s 2 0 1 9

                     AGES          AGES          AGES          AGES         AGES         AGES          AGES          AGES           AGES           SWIM
                      5-7           5-7           6-8           6-8          7-9          7-9           7-9          9-12           9-12         ACADEMY

                                                                              Stop                                     Intro
   Jul 2nd – 5th      Multi-
                                    Safari      Superhero     Crafty Kids    Motion                     Karate      Competitive    Badminton
      220701          Sport
                                                                            Animation                                 Swim

                                                Outdoor
   Jul 8th – 12th                                               Multi-                                 Lifesaving
                      Soccer                    Explorers                                 We Do                      Volleyball
       220702                                                   Sport                                     Sport
                                                                              Swim
                                     Swim
                                                                             Lesson
                                    Lesson

  Jul 15th – 19th    Outdoor                                    Mad
                                                Basketball                                            Multi-Sport     Karate        Robotics
      220703         Explorers                                 Science

  Jul 22nd – 26th                                                                       Run, Jump,    Intro Water
                                    Dance       Crafty Kids                                                           Coding       Multi-Sport
       220704                                                                             Throw           Polo

                                                                 Swim
                      Swim
                                                                Lesson
                     Lessons

Jul 29th – Aug 2nd
                                  Multi-Sport     Karate                     WeDo       Beach Blast     Dance          Diving
      220705

                                                                                                                                                    Swim
   Aug 6th – 9th                                  Multi-                                                                            Outdoor
                      Safari                                  Crafty Kids               Wrestling                                                 Academy
     220706                                       Sport                                                                             Explorers
                                                                                                                                                  Water Polo

  Aug 12th – 16th     Crafty                      Mad                        Multi-
                                  Superhero                                                                           Robotics       Karate
      220707           Kids                      Science                     Sport

                                                                 Swim                                    Swim
                                                                Lesson                                  Lesson

  Aug 19th – 23rd    Outdoor
                                                  Soccer                      Chess     Basketball                  Multi-Sport      Coding
      220708         Explorers

                                                                                                                                                   Swim
  Aug 26th – 30th                                                                                     Stop Motion      Sport                      Academy
                                  Multi-Sport                   Safari
      220709                                                                                           Animation    Conditioning                 Competitive
                                                                                                                                                   Swim

*Children must have turned 5 by December 31st, 2018 to attend camp.                                     Click here to learn more about the Canada
                                                                                                            Games Centre Swim Academy (CGCSA).
                                                                            = No camp

                                  To support Physical Literacy within our community, we continue to align our Summer Camps
                                  to the Sport For Life (S4L) model to help kids get an active start in life – and enjoy it too!

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SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS | AGES 5-7
Multi-Sport Camp

July 2nd-5th | Ages 5-7
Online registration code 220701
Members $132, Non-Members $152

July 29th-August 2nd | Ages 5-7
Online registration code 220705
Members $165, Non-Members $190

August 26th-30th | Ages 5-7
Online registration code 220709                                  Soccer Camp
Members $165, Non-Members $190
                                                                 July 8th-12th | Ages 5-7
Our multi-sport camps help participants develop                  Online registration code 220702
fundamental movement and sport skills that will enable           Members $165, Non-Members $190
them to become confident and competent in a wide variety
of physical activities and sports. Participants will enjoy a     This camp is focused on practicing the fundamental
leisure swim and a variety of active camp games every day.       movement skills required to play soccer. Campers will spend
This camp will also include a fitness session and a yoga class   up to two hours each day learning the basic rules of soccer,
to help provide campers with a well-rounded experience.          working through drills and playing games. Participants will
                                                                 enjoy a leisure swim and a variety of active camp games
                                                                 every day. This camp will also include a fitness session
Safari Camp                                                      and a yoga class to provide campers with a well-rounded
                                                                 experience.
July 2nd-5th | Ages 5-7
Online registration code 220701
Members $132, Non-Members $152                                   Swim Lesson Camp

August 6th-9th | Ages 5-7                                        July 8th-19th | Ages 5-7 (Swimmer Levels 1-9)*
Online registration code 220706                                  Online registration code 220702
Members $132, Non-Members $152                                   Members $355, Non-Members $390

Get ready to roar! It’s safari week at the Canada Games          July 22nd-August 2nd | Ages 5-7 (Swimmer Levels 1-9)*
Centre. There will be lots of wild crafts and adventurous        Online registration code 220704
games, as we learn about the creatures of the jungle.            Members $355, Non-Members $390
Campers will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety
of active camp games every day. Special guests may be            *Please note this is a two-week camp.
included, details to follow closer to camp start date.
                                                                 Looking to improve swimming skills this summer? Campers
                                                                 will participate in daily swimming lessons led by certified
                                                                 Canada Games Centre swim instructors. A full swim
                         DON’T FORGET ME!                        program will be taught and participants will receive a report
                                                                 card at the end of week two. In addition to daily swim
                         See page 4 for more details
                                                                 lessons campers will have a leisure swim and a variety of
                                                                 active camp games every day.

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Outdoor Explorers Camp

July 15th-19th | Ages 5-7
Online registration code 220703
Members $165, Non-Members $190

August 19th-23rd | Ages 5-7
Online registration code 220708                                     Crafty Kids Camp
Members $165, Non-Members $190
                                                                    August 12th-16th | Ages 5-7
Join us for a week full of outdoor adventures! This camp will       Online registration code 220707
engage participants by providing a dynamic environment              Members $165, Non-Members $190
to learn, observe, and discover the outdoors. We will
experiment and explore many aspects of our local natural            The Canada Games Centre will be exploding with creative
environment. If you want to be outside and have a passion           crafts! This camp will focus on expanding creative skills through
for the environment, this is the place for you! Campers will        a wide variety of artistic endeavors. Participants will complete
also take part in a leisure swim and a variety of active camp       various crafts throughout the week such as painting, beading,
games every day. Field trips will be included, with details to      paper crafts and more. Participants will also enjoy a leisure
follow closer to camp start date.                                   swim and a variety of active camp games every day.

Dance Camp                                                          Superhero Training Camp

July 22nd-26th | Ages 5-7                                           August 12th-16th | Ages 5-7
Online registration code 220704                                     Online registration code 220707
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                      Members $165, Non-Members $190

Creativity and imagination will flourish in this camp.              Welcome to the Superhero Training Facility at the Canada
Campers will spend up to two hours each day being taught            Games Centre. Your super strength, stellar speed, and
dance sequences and steps in various styles while learning          incredible creativity will be challenged this week as we fight
about rhythm and how to move to music in a safe, fun and            to save the world! Our week will involve superhero obstacle
inclusive environment. The sessions will also include elements      courses and fitness challenges in addition to showing our
from rhythmic gymnastics such as apparatus manipulation             super creative side while designing superhero tools. Super-
(hoop, ball, ribbon, and rope). Participants will enjoy a leisure   heroes will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety of
swim and a variety of active camp games every day. This camp        active camp games every day.
will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to provide
campers with a well-rounded experience.

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SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS | AGES 6-8

Superhero Training Camp                                             Outdoor Explorers Camp

July 2nd-5th | Ages 6-8                                             July 8th-12th | Ages 6-8
Online registration code 220701                                     Online registration code 220702
Members $132, Non-Members $152                                      Members $165, Non-Members $190

Welcome to the Superhero Training Facility at the Canada            Join us for a week full of outdoor adventures! This camp will
Games Centre. Your super strength, stellar speed, and               engage participants by providing a dynamic environment to
incredible creativity will be challenged this week as we fight      learn, observe, and discover the outdoors. We will experiment
to save the world! Our week will involve superhero obstacle         and explore many aspects of our local natural environment. If
courses and fitness challenges in addition to showing our           you want to be outside and have a passion for the environment,
super creative side while designing superhero tools. Super-         this is the place for you! Campers will also take part in a leisure
heroes will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety of       swim and a variety of active camp games every day. Field trips
active camp games every day.                                        will be included, details to follow closer to camp start date.

Crafty Kids Camp                                                    Multi-Sport Camp

July 2nd-5th | Ages 6-8                                             July 8th-12th | Ages 6-8
Online registration code 220701                                     Online registration code 220702
Members $132, Non-Members $152                                      Members $165, Non-Members $190

July 22nd- 26th | Ages 6-8                                          August 6th-9th | Ages 6-8
Online registration code 220704                                     Online registration code 220706
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                      Members $132, Non-Members $152

August 6th-9th | Ages 6-8                                           Our multi-sport camps help participants develop
Online registration code 220706                                     fundamental movement and sport skills that will enable
Members $132, Non-Members $152                                      them to become confident and competent in a wide variety
                                                                    of physical activities and sports. Participants will enjoy a
The Canada Games Centre will be exploding with creative             leisure swim and a variety of active camp games every day.
crafts! This camp will focus on expanding creative skills through   This camp will also include a fitness session and a yoga class
a wide variety of artistic endeavors. Participants will complete    to help provide campers with a well-rounded experience.
various crafts throughout the week such as painting, beading,
paper crafts and more. Participants will also enjoy a leisure
swim and a variety of active camp games every day.

                          DON’T FORGET ME!
                          See page 4 for more details

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Basketball Camp                                                  Swim Lesson Camp

July 15th-19th | Ages 6-8                                        July 22nd-August 2nd | Ages 6-8 (Swimmer Levels 1-9)*
Online registration code 220703                                  Online registration code 220704
Members $165, Non-Members $190
                                                                 August 12th-23rd | Ages 6-8 (Swimmer Levels 1-9)*
Our basketball camp participants will spend up to two hours      Online registration code 220707
each day learning the fundamentals of basketball, working
through drills and playing games. Children of all skill levels   Members $355, Non-Members $390
are welcome. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and a
variety of active camp games every day. This camp will also      *Please note this is a two-week camp.
include a fitness session and a yoga class to provide campers
with a well-rounded experience.                                  Looking to improve swimming skills this summer? Campers
                                                                 will participate in daily swimming lessons led by certified
                                                                 Canada Games Centre swim instructors. A full swim
Mad Science Camp                                                 program will be taught and participants will receive a report
                                                                 card at the end of week two. In addition to daily swim
July 15th-19th | Ages 6-8                                        lessons, campers will have a leisure swim and a variety of
Online registration code 220703                                  active camp games every day.
Members $165, Non-Members $190

August 12th-16th | Ages 6-8
Online registration code 220707
Members $165, Non-Members $190

The Canada Games Centre will be exploding with science!
This camp will give kids the opportunity to learn about
science through our interactive and hands-on activities.
Participants will complete various experiments throughout
the week such as slime making, exploding bags and more.
Participants will also enjoy a leisure swim and a variety of
active camp games every day.

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Karate Camp

July 29th- August 2nd | Ages 6-8
Online registration code 220705
Members $165, Non-Members $190

Our Shotokan Karate camp will facilitate learning and skill
development for those wishing to develop the skills required
for Karate. Campers will spend up to two hours each day
learning the fundamentals of Karate, led by 5th Degree
Black Belt Sensei Jeff Murphy. Participants will enjoy a leisure
swim and a variety of active camp games every day. This
camp will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to
help provide campers with a well-rounded experience.

Soccer Camp

August 19th- 23rd | Ages 6-8
Online registration code 220708
Members $165, Non-Members $190

This camp focuses on practicing the fundamental movement
skills required to play soccer. Campers will spend up to two
hours each day learning the basic rules of soccer, working
through drills and playing games. Participants will enjoy a
leisure swim and a variety of active camp games every day.
This camp will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to
provide campers with a well-rounded experience.
                                                                    Safari Camp

                                                                    August 26th-30th | Ages 6-8
                                                                    Online registration code 220709
                                                                    Members $165, Non-Members $190

                                                                    Get ready to roar! It’s safari week at the Canada Games
                                                                    Centre. There will be lots of wild crafts and adventurous
                                                                    games as we learn about the creatures of the jungle.
                                                                    Campers will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety
                                                                    of active camp games every day. Special guests may be
                                                                    included, details to follow closer to camp start date.

                                                                                             DON’T FORGET ME!
                                                                                             See page 4 for more details

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SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS | AGES 7-9

Stop Motion Animation Camp                                                                   DON’T FORGET ME!
                                                                                             See page 4 for more details
July 2nd-5th | Ages 7-9
Online registration code 220701
Members $148, Non-members $168
                                                                   Swim Lesson Camp
August 26th-30th | Ages 7-9
Online registration code 220709                                    July 8th-19th | Ages 7-9 (Swimmer Levels 1-9)*
Members $185, Non-Members $210                                     Online registration code 220702
                                                                   Members $355, Non-Members $390
Create your own LEGO® movie! Will Emmet star in yours?
Or will Batman be your lead? You’ll outline your plot, draw        August 12th-23rd | Ages 7-9 (Swimmer Levels 1-9)*
your storyboard and bring your LEGO® characters to life            Online registration code 220707
– one frame at a time. You’ll learn tricks to make minifigs        Members $355, Non-Members $390
walk, talk and even jump! It takes patience, imagination and
loads of bricks! Campers will also take part in a leisure swim     *Please note this is a two-week camp.
and a variety of active camp games every day.
                                                                   Looking to improve swimming skills this summer? Campers will
                                                                   participate in daily swimming lessons led by certified Canada
Karate Camp                                                        Games Centre swim instructors. A full swim program will be
                                                                   taught and participants will receive a report card at the end of
July 2nd-5th | Ages 7-9                                            week two. In addition to daily swim lessons, campers will have
Online registration code 220701                                    a leisure swim and a variety of active camp games every day.
Members $132, Non-Members $152

Our Shotokan Karate camp will facilitate learning and skill        WeDo Camp
development for those wishing to develop the skills required
for Karate. Campers will spend up to two hours each day            July 8th-12th | Ages 7-9
learning the fundamentals of Karate, led by 5th Degree             Online registration code 220702
Black Belt Sensei Jeff Murphy. Participants will enjoy a leisure   Members $185, Non-Members $210
swim and a variety of active camp games every day. This
camp will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to       July 29th-August 2nd | Ages 7-9
help provide campers with a well-rounded experience.               Online registration code 220705
                                                                   Members $185, Non-Members $210

                                                                   Imagine building a Mars rover and then programming it to
                                                                   sense the martian landscape. In this camp, campers do that
                                                                   on Day 1! Then it’s on to racing and designing robotic cars
                                                                   and rescuing LEGO® animals with a helicopter they built.
                                                                   Campers will be using the WeDo system as an introduction to
                                                                   robotics and coding. They will be learning 21st century skills
                                                                   without even knowing it! Campers will also take part in a
                                                                   leisure swim and a variety of active camp games every day.

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Lifesaving Sport Camp

July 8th-12th | Ages 7-9
Online registration code 220702
Members $165, Non-Members $190
Prerequisites: Swim 25m unassisted;
tread water for 60 seconds

This camp will introduce participants to all aspects of
lifesaving as a sport. Activities include physical events
involving a mannequin, obstacles and rescue tubes.
Basics of water rescue and first aid will be covered, and
campers will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety of
active camp games every day.

Multi-Sport Camp

July 15th-19th | Ages 7-9                                        Intro to Water Polo Camp
Online registration code 220703
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                   July 22nd-26th | Ages 7-9
                                                                 Online registration code 220704
August 12th-16th | Ages 7-9                                      Members $165, Non-Members $190
Online registration code 220707                                  Prerequisites: Swim 25m unassisted;
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                   tread water for 60 seconds.

Our multi-sport camps help participants develop                  This is a great camp for improving fitness and building
fundamental movement and sport skills that will enable           teamwork skills. We have partnered with Water Polo Nova
them to become confident and competent in a wide variety         Scotia and have certified “I Love to Water Polo” Coaches.
of physical activities and sports. Participants will enjoy a     Campers will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety
leisure swim and a variety of active camp games every day.       of active camp games every day. This camp will also include
This camp will also include a fitness session and a yoga class   a cross-training session and a yoga class to provide campers
to help provide campers with a well-rounded experience.          with a well-rounded experience.

Run, Jump, Throw Camp                                            Beach Blast Camp

July 22nd-26th | Ages 7-9                                        July 29th- August 2nd | Ages 7-9
Online registration code 220704                                  Online registration code 220705
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                   Members $165, Non-Members $190

An Athletics Canada program, Run Jump Throw teaches              Come splish and splash as we celebrate Beach Blast! The
children to move efficiently and helps them build physical       week will be filled with water activities and beach themed
activity skills that they will use throughout their lives.       crafts, plus a visit to Kearney Lake beach for some fun in
Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and a variety of active   the sun. Campers will also take part in a leisure swim and a
camp games every day. This camp will also include a fitness      variety of active camp games every day.
session and a yoga class to provide campers with a well-
rounded experience.

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Dance Camp                                                        Chess Camp           NEW

July 29th-August 2nd | Ages 7-9                                   August 19th-23rd | Ages 7-9
Online registration code 220705                                   Online registration code 220708
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                    Members $165, Non-Members $190

Creativity and imagination will flourish in this camp. Campers    Want to add a “brain workout” to an active day at camp?
will spend up to two hours each day being taught dance            Campers will learn to play chess from local chess experts for
sequences and steps in various styles while learning about        up to 2 hours a day. No previous experience playing chess is
rhythm and how to move to music in a safe, fun and inclusive      necessary. New players will learn the basics of the game and
environment. The sessions will also include elements from         those with some experience can learn advanced strategies
rhythmic gymnastics such as apparatus manipulation (hoop,         and tactics. Campers will also take part in a leisure swim and
ball, ribbon, and rope). Participants will enjoy a leisure swim   a variety of active camp games every day.
and a variety of active camp games every day. This camp
will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to provide
campers with a well-rounded experience.                           Basketball Camp

                                                                  August 19th-23rd | Ages 7-9
Wrestling Camp                                                    Online registration code 220708
                                                                  Members $165, Non-Members $190
August 6th-9th | Ages 7-9
Online registration code 220706                                   Our basketball camp participants will spend up to two hours
Members $132, Non-Members $152                                    each day learning the fundamentals of basketball, working
                                                                  through drills and playing games. Children of all skill levels
Our wrestling camp participants will spend up to two              are welcome. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and a
hours each day learning the fundamentals of wrestling.            variety of active camp games every day. This camp will also
The wrestling sessions will focus on developing agility,          include a fitness session and a yoga class to provide campers
coordination, flexibility and balance, while introducing          with a well-rounded experience.
moves, takedowns, rules and the fundamental wrestling
techniques in a safe atmosphere. Boys and girls of all skill
levels are welcome. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and
a variety of active camp games every day. This camp will also
                                                                                           DON’T FORGET ME!
include a fitness session and a yoga class to provide campers                              See page 4 for more details
with a well-rounded experience.

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SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS | AGES 9-12

Intro to Competitive                                               Karate Camp
Swim Camp
                                                                   July15th-19th | Ages 9-12
July 2nd-5th | Ages 9-12                                           Online registration code 220703
Online registration code 220701                                    Members $165, Non-Members $190
Members $132, Non-Members $152
Prerequisites: Swim 50m unassisted                                 August 12th-16th | Ages 9-12
                                                                   Online registration code 220707
This camp is designed to help improve swimmers of all              Members $165, Non-Members $190
skill levels. Campers will spend up to two hours each day
learning proper technique for all four competitive strokes,        Our Shotokan Karate camp will facilitate learning and skill
as well as starts, turns and dives through intense training.       development for those wishing to develop the skills required
Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and a variety of active     for Karate. Campers will spend up to two hours each day
camp games every day.                                              learning the fundamentals of Karate, led by 5th Degree
                                                                   Black Belt Sensei Jeff Murphy. Participants will enjoy a leisure
                                                                   swim and a variety of active camp games every day. This
Badminton Camp                                                     camp will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to
                                                                   help provide campers with a well-rounded experience.
July 2nd-5th | Ages 9-12
Online registration code 220701
Members $132, Non-Members $152                                     Robotics Camp

Our badminton camp participants will spend up to two               July 15th-19th | Ages 9-12
hours each day learning the fundamentals of badminton,             Online registration code 220703
working through drills and playing games. Children of all          Members $185, Non-Members $210
skill levels are welcome. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim
and a variety of active camp games every day. This camp            August 12th-16th | Ages 9-12
will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to provide    Online registration code 220707
campers with a well-rounded experience.                            Members $185, Non-Members $210

                                                                   Working with a partner, campers will build awesome LEGO®
Volleyball Camp                                                    EV3 robots like the Goph3r and the Track3r. They will
                                                                   learn to code and program these robots to drive through
July 8th-12th | Ages 9-12                                          an obstacle course, dance, shoot balls at a target, see and
Online registration code 220702                                    interact with people and more amazing tasks. Campers will
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                     be given step-by-step building and coding instructions but
                                                                   there are also opportunities to solve challenges on their
Our volleyball camp participants will spend up to two hours        own. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and a variety of
each day learning the fundamentals of volleyball, working          active camp games every day.
through drills and playing games. Children of all skill levels
are welcome. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and a
variety of active camp games every day. This camp will also
include a fitness session and a yoga class to provide campers
                                                                                             DON’T FORGET ME!
with a well-rounded experience.                                                              See page 4 for more details

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Coding Camp                                                         Diving Camp

July 22nd-26th | Ages 9-12                                          July 29th-August 2nd | Ages 9- 12
Online registration code 220704                                     Online registration code 220705
                                                                    Members $165, Non-Members $190
August 19th-23rd | Ages 9-12                                        Prerequisites: Comfortably swim 25m unassisted in
Online registration code 220708                                     deep water

Members $185, Non-Members $210                                      This exciting introductory diving camp will have up to two
                                                                    hours a day focused on learning basic diving fundamentals
In this camp, campers will use Scratch to create their very         and developing the building blocks for any active sport. In
own games like Pong, Snake and Asteroids. Campers will              a safe and fun environment, one-metre springboard diving
learn how to code with step-by-step instructions, but will          will be taught with emphasis on body control, posture, and
also be given opportunities to customize their games.               coordination. Campers will take part in a leisure swim and a
Campers will be able to access their games at home to show          variety of active camp games every day.
their families. Participants will also enjoy a leisure swim and
a variety of active camp games every day.
                                                                    Outdoor Explorers Camp

Multi-Sport Camp                                                    August 6th-9th | Ages 9-12
                                                                    Online registration code 220706
July 22nd-26th | Ages 9-12                                          Members $132, Non-Members $152
Online registration code 220704
                                                                    Join us for a week full of outdoor adventures! This camp will
August 19th-23rd | Ages 9-12                                        engage participants by providing a dynamic environment
Online registration code 220708                                     to learn, observe, and discover the outdoors. We will
                                                                    experiment and explore many aspects of our local natural
Members $165, Non-Members $190                                      environment. If you want to be outside and have a passion
                                                                    for the environment, this is the place for you! Campers
Our multi-sport camps help participants develop funda-              will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety of active
mental movement and sport skills that will enable them to           camp games every day. Field trips will be included, details to
become confident and competent in a wide variety of physi-          follow closer to camp start date.
cal activities and sports. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim
and a variety of active camp games every day. This camp
will also include a fitness session and a yoga class to help        Sport Conditioning Camp
provide campers with a well-rounded experience.
                                                                    August 26th-30th | Ages 9-12
                                                                    Online registration code 220709
                                                                    Members $165, Non-Members $190

                                                                    Our Sport Conditioning Camp participants will spend
                                                                    up to two hours each day working with a Strength and
                                                                    Conditioning Specialist practicing movement quality, speed
                                                                    training, agility and reaction drills, strength, power and
                                                                    anaerobic-stamina. Participants will enjoy a leisure swim and
                                                                    a variety of active camp games every day. This camp will
                                                                    also include a yoga class to help provide campers with a
                                                                    well-rounded experience.

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SWIM ACADEMY CAMPS
   (INTERMEDIATE)

Competitive Water Polo Camp                                     Competitive Swim Camp

August 6th-9th | Age 9-16                                       August 26th-30th | Ages 9-12
Tuesday-Friday | 8:00am-4:00pm                                  Monday-Friday | 8:00am-4:00pm
Members $144, Non-Members $160                                  Members $180, Non-Members $200
Online registration code 220706                                 Online registration code 220709
Prerequisite: Swim 25m unassisted;                              Prerequisite: NT Participation, NT Level1,
tread water for 60 seconds                                      Swimmer 9 or Swim Kids 10.

This is a great camp for improving fitness and building         This is a stroke intensive competitive swim camp designed for
teamwork skills for water Polo. This camp will build on         those on swim teams. This camp will give swimmers a chance
fundamental water polo skills and techniques. Campers will      to focus on and break down each stroke technique to build
learn to apply these skills into a real game setting. Campers   efficiency, endurance and speed. Each day will be devoted
will also take part in a leisure swim and a variety of active   to a specific stroke – Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke and
camp games every day. This camp will also include a cross-      Butterfly, as well as Individual Medley (IM), relays, starts, and
training session and a yoga class to provide campers with a     turns and swimming fun. Out of pool activities will target
well-rounded experience.                                        overall athlete development, dryland training for coordination,
                                                                balance, strength, flexibility and of course, FUN. Swimmers
                                                                will also play a variety of games and engage in active learning
                                                                to challenge all of their movement skills both in the pool and
  Swim Academy Camps have different start and
  end times then our regular Summer Camps.                      in the Field House. This camp is aimed at those who are in
  Please note that Early Drop-off and Late Pick-Up              Nova Tech Participation or Level 1, or those looking to develop
  does not apply to these camps. Participants are to            technique for all 4 strokes from Swimmer 9.
  be dropped off to the coach on the pool deck.
                                                                Questions about Swim Academy Camps? Please contact
                                                                Lauren Ching at chingl@canadagamescentre.ca.

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Recreation Programs

   SPORT PROGRAMS                                                  Family Karate

                                                                   Online registration code 220202
Youth Karate                                                       Location: Dance Studio

Online registration code 220202                                    FAMILY ALL RANKS | Ages 6-12 + Parent(s)
Location: Dance Studio                                             9 sessions | July 3rd-August 28th
                                                                   Wednesdays, 7:00pm-8:00pm
YOUTH FUNDAMENTALS | Ages 4-5 | Non-belted
9 sessions | July 4th-August 29th                                  Members $36, Non-Members $45**
Thursdays, 6:00pm-6:30pm
Members $48, Non-Members $60**                                     **Please note karate participants are required to pay a one-
                                                                      time non-refundable annual fee of $25.00 to Karate Nova
YOUTH ALL RANKS | Ages 6-8                                            Scotia, due at time of registration and covers September
9 sessions | July 2nd-August 27th                                     2018-August 2019. Annual Fee online registration code:
Tuesdays, 5:45pm-6:30pm                                               320202-A.
Members $68, Non-Members $85**
                                                                   Led by 5th Degree Black Belt Sensei Jeff Murphy, Family
YOUTH ALL RANKS | Ages 9-12                                        Karate is a great and fun way for parents and children (Age
9 sessions | July 3rd-August 28th                                  6-12) to stay active together. One parent must participate
Wednesdays, 6:00pm-7:00pm                                          with the child(ren). Additional fees for belt testing and
Members $76, Non-Members $95**                                     uniforms will be the responsibility of participants. Gi’s can be
                                                                   purchased through Sensei Jeff on the first day if necessary at
**Please note karate participants are required to pay a one-      a cost of approximately $50-$65 plus tax depending on size.
   time non-refundable annual fee of $25.00 to Karate Nova
   Scotia, due at time of registration and covers September
   2018-August 2019. Annual Fee online registration code:
   320202-A.

Led by 5th Degree Black Belt Sensei Jeff Murphy, our belted
Shotokan Karate program will facilitate learning and skill de-
velopment for those wishing to move their way through the
ranks. Belting opportunities will be presented when children
are ready to challenge their appropriate level. Additional
fees for belt testing and uniforms will be the responsibility
of participants. Gi’s can be purchased through Sensei Jeff on
the first day if necessary at a cost of approximately $50 plus
tax. Programs fill very quickly, so please register early so you
are not disappointed!

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Adult Karate                                                     Sparring

Online registration code 220202                                  Online registration code 220202
Location: Dance Studio                                           Location: Dance Studio

ADULT ALL RANKS | Ages 13+                                       YOUTH & ADULT SPARRING | Ages 7+
9 sessions | July 2nd-August 27th                                9 sessions | July 4th-August 29th
Tuesdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm                                          Thursdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm
Members $76, Non-Members $95**                                   Members $76, Non-Members $95**

**Please note karate participants are required to pay a one-     **Please note karate participants are required to pay a one-
time non-refundable annual fee of $25.00 to Karate Nova          time non-refundable annual fee of $25.00 to Karate Nova
Scotia, due at time of registration and covers September         Scotia, due at time of registration and covers September
2018-August 2019. Annual Fee online registration code:           2018-August 2019. Annual Fee online registration code:
320202-A.                                                        320202-A.

Led by 5th Degree Black Belt Sensei Jeff Murphy, Adult           The program is for participants with a yellow belt or higher.
Karate is a program where basic karate movements are             Purchase of safety equipment is not included in fees.
reviewed. Additional fees for belt testing and uniforms will
be the responsibility of participants. Gi’s can be purchased
through Sensei Jeff on the first day if necessary at a cost of   Karate Private Lessons
approximately $50-$65 plus tax depending on size.
                                                                 You can also register for Private Lessons. Please contact
                                                                 Instructor Sensei Jeff Murphy at jeff-murphy@live.com.

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a n d We ll n e s s P ro g ra ms
Fitness

                                                                   ADULT SPECIALIZED PROGRAMS

What’s the difference between CGC’S REGISTERED                  Introduction to TRX & Kettlebell
FITNESS PROGRAMS and the DROP-IN FITNESS
CLASSES included in your membership or day pass?                5 weeks | July 2nd-July 30th
                                                                Tuesdays, 6:15pm-7:00pm
Registered programs are designed for the participant who        Members $40, Non-Members $50 (plus tax)
wishes to progress over the course of a program. Led by
our certified instructors, these programs are smaller in size   4 weeks | August 6th-August 27th
allowing for more specialized training and attention to help    Tuesdays, 6:15pm-7:00pm
you reach your goals. Registered programs are not included      Members $32, Non-Member $40 (plus tax)
in membership fees, but members do receive a discounted
rate. Spaces are limited, so pre-registration is required.      Online registration code 230508
                                                                Location: TRX Alcove
There are more than 75 Drop-In Fitness Classes a week (+11
for kids and youth) which are included in your membership       Two for the price of one! Get suspended! TRX Suspension
or day pass. If you’re looking to cross-train or to try         Training is a revolutionary strength and conditioning system
something new, these classes are designed for all fitness       that uses your own body weight as resistance. Learn to
levels (unless otherwise noted). Zumba, Aquafit, interval       utilize kettlebells safely and purposefully when incorporating
training, Yoga, and more – pick your favourites from our        them in to your workouts. Our instructor is TRX and Agatsu
Drop-in Fitness Schedule available online or at the Customer    Kettlebell certified.
Service Desk.

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The Iron Circuit                                               Drum-Fit

5 weeks | July 2nd-July 30th                                   4 weeks | July 4th-July 25th
Tuesdays, 7:00pm-8:00pm                                        Thursdays, 6:00pm-7:00pm
Members $40, Non-Members $50 (plus tax)                        Members $32, Non-Members $40 (plus tax)

4 weeks | August 6th-August 27th                               5 weeks | August 1st-August 29th
Tuesdays, 7:00pm-8:00pm                                        Thursdays, 6:00pm-7:00pm
Members $32, Non-Member $40 (plus tax)                         Members $40, Non-Members $50 (plus tax)

Online registration code 230503                                Online registration code 230523
Location: TRX Alcove                                           Location: Fitness Studio 2

Improve your strength, mobility and balance, sculpt muscles    Using drumsticks and heart-pounding music, Drum-Fit gives
and blast fat, all with one workout. TRX Iron Circuit is a     you a healthy way to pound away your stress, or live out
unique blend of suspension training exercises and kettlebell   your dream of joining a band! Move to the rhythm to get a
weight conditioning intervals to get you fit fast.             full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and
                                                               strength training with stretching and body-weight exercises.
                                                               Designed for all fitness level, ages and abilities, Drum-Fit will
                                                               help you cut loose, shape up, and move in all kinds of new
                                                               ways! Space is limited.

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Toughen Up - Level 1                                            Early Morning Bootcamp

5 weeks (10 sessions) | July 2nd-August 1st                     5 weeks (10 sessions) | July 2nd-August 1st
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm                             Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00am-6:45am
Members $80, Non-Members $100 (plus tax)                        Members $80, Non-Members $100 (plus tax)

4 weeks (8 sessions)| August 6th-August 29th                    4 weeks (8 sessions) | August 6th-August 29th
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm                             Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00am-6:45am
Members $64, Non-Members $80 (plus tax)                         Members $64, Non-Members $80 (plus tax)

Online registration code 230504                                 Online registration code 230502
Location: Track Starting Blocks                                 Location: Track Starting Blocks

Get off the couch and into the best shape of your life at       Wake up and own the day with a challenging, full-body
the Canada Games Centre with this resistance/interval           workout! Whatever your fitness goals, this program is
training program. This fitness program is the first step and    designed to help you reach them through endurance, interval
is designed for participants who will strive to improve their   and strength training. This is a great program for those who
strength, endurance and body composition in 6 weeks. Join       want an invigorating workout to get their day started. Not for
one of our amazing personal trainers for pre & post fitness     the faint of heart, or those with significantly reduced mobility.
tests, as well as anthropometric measurements, which will
help keep you on track. High intensity training and a variety
of fun and challenging workouts will get you to your goal
and your new you.

Toughen Up - Level 2

8 weeks (15 sessions) | July 8th-August 29th
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm*
Members $120, Non-Members $150 (plus tax)
Online registration code 230524
Location: Personal Training Studio
Prerequisite: Toughen Up Level 1

*Please note there is no program on Monday, August 5th.

Congratulations, you have completed Toughen Up Level 1
and are now ready for your next challenge! In this session
you will work closely with one of our personal trainers as
they test you, push you, and get to know exactly what you
need to succeed throughout the program. Measurements
are taking at the beginning and end of this program. This
next level of Toughen Up will use more challenging com-
pound movements and get into specific strength, hypertro-
phy and endurance training.

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