Get fit and have fun with pool activities

Monday October 5, 2015
University of Ottawa Pool

Did you know that the Gee-Gees’ pool is one of only 3 Olympic-size swimming pools in Ottawa? Get fit and have fun with pool activities including Lane and Leisure Swim Periods and Group Fitness Classes available free of charge to all students and faculty on campus.

The University of Ottawa Aquatic Centre is set up with eight 50 meter pool lanes or sixteen 25m lanes to help vary your workout. Lane Swim is available every day and caters to swimmers of all abilities. On Tuesday and Thursday mornings, you can train with the Gee-Gees as you share the pool with uOttawa’s varsity swim team. Leisure Swim is available on Friday nights and Saturday afternoons, where people of all ages and abilities can lounge in the pool and thrill seekers can try out our diving tower with 3 and 5 meter diving platforms. We also reserve a Sunday night swim period for our female participants. On Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon and Wednesdays at 7 pm, come join us for aquafit!

Swimming Lessons are offered to adults of all abilities with Swimming 101, 102 and 103 classes. Registration is available online on the Gee-Gees Recreation website. Private lessons are also available, contact Everyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

For the complete schedule further details, visit, or contact Sports Services Client Services at 613-562-5800 ext. 4327 or in person in the Montpetit Hall room 039.