URec combined and/or aquatic members have access to the Sir Max Aitken (SMA) Pool, which is housed in the Lady Beaverbrook Gymnasium.

The SMA pool has six lanes, a temperature of 80°F and a length of 25 metres with a diving tank. It is used by athletes, community user groups and clubs from morning to night. Outside user groups can book pool time by contacting our aquatics coordinator, Robin Ferdinand, at

The schedule includes designated time for adult lap swims, open recreation and Deep Water Aqua Express. Our holiday pool schedule will run from December 18 - January 7. 

URec also offers specialty programs, including swim lessons and lifesaving society courses.


Family and Lap Swim will be cancelled on Saturday, December 9 due to the NBIAA Provincial Swimming Championships.