City Centre Aquatic Complex

Based on updated Orders by B.C.’s Provincial Health Officer on Nov. 19, all indoor group fitness classes are cancelled until further notice.

Similar to the process during cancellations earlier this year, customers will receive an automatic refund for cancelled programs and do not need to call in to recreation centres or registration lines.

Please allow up to two weeks for processing.


The City Centre Aquatic Complex is an aquatic and fitness facility with:

  • Eight-lane Olympic-sized lap pool
  • Free-form wave pool with:
    • Lazy river – currently not available
    • Rope swing – currently not available
    • Slide – currently not available
    • Water sprays – currently not available
  • Relaxation area with:
    • Dry sauna – currently not available
    • Steam room – currently not available
    • Whirlpool – currently not available

Hours of Operation

  • 7 days a week | 6:30 – 11:30 a.m. | 3:30 – 8:30 p.m. 

We have a number of pre-registered drop-ins available, including length and family swimming, in addition to registered fitness and recreation programs. The fitness and weight room drop-in sessions are 1-hour duration and the pool drop-in sessions are 40 minutes. Registration for drop-in activities is available 24 hours in advance. 

Pre-registered Drop-in Fees

  • $1 for child/youth and senior
  • $2 per adult
  • $5 per family (group of 6)

To register for a course, reserve a lane or for more details, please visit the Registration web page.

Facility Entrance

Enter the facility through the main entrance for all pre-registered swimming and fitness drop-ins, as well as registered swimming and fitness programs. Please follow the navigational lines on the floor and keep 6 feet of physical distance from other facility users. 

Please note that the City of Coquitlam, consistent with the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) recommendations, expects that all people entering City facilities wear a mask.

Fitness Centre Information

See the list of the Fitness Centre Equipment (PDF) available.

  • Physical distancing will be enforced at all times in our Fitness Centres.
  • Our friendly weight room attendants will be available at all times to ensure that everybody is keeping their distance and staying safe.
  • Equipment is spaced at least 6 feet apart to ensure a safe distance between participants. See available Fitness Equipment.
  • One-way travel has been implemented in narrow walkways. 
  • Staff will wear masks whenever they cannot maintain a physical distance from each other or visitors.
  • Mask-use by visitors will be recommended, but at this time will not be required.
  • Fitness Centre users must be 13+. Note: Youth 13 – 15 must complete a mandatory Youth Fitness Orientation prior to using the Fitness Centre.

General Guidelines for Using the Fitness Centre

Pre-registered weight room drop-ins are 60 minutes long – max. 12 people per session. Appointments can be made up to 24 hours in advance and must be prepaid online or by phone. 

  • Arrive 5 – 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment.
  • Arrive in your workout attire with a full water bottle – no access to change rooms, lockers or water fountains.
  • Follow all posted signage. 
  • Maintain 6 feet distance from other participants at all times.
  • Avoid setting up too close to other users when using free weights.
  • No spotting – please select weights that can be safely lifted without the use of a spotter.

Personal Training

Whether you are new to the gym or an experienced fitness lover, a personal trainer can teach you new exercises, keep you motivated and working out effectively and efficiently.

Low & No-Cost Programs

Looking for a more affordable way to become more physically active? We’ve got lots of Low & No-Cost Programs to keep active.

Complex Expansion Project

Coquitlam is moving forward with plan to expand City Centre Aquatic Complex.

The planned renovation will feature 841 square metres (9,055 square feet) of additional Fitness Centre space, multi-purpose area, meeting room and flexible space, as well as a renovated lobby and administration area. In addition to better addressing the current facility demands, the expanded space will provide for community growth and anticipated recreation needs over the next decade.

Planned Features

Subject to the final design and approved budget, the renovation project is expected to deliver the following:

  • Additional equipment for the Fitness Centre
  • Additional weekly spin classes
  • Increased number of group fitness classes
  • Increased space for child minding services
  • More aquatic leadership programs scheduled per year
  • More space for stretching and free weights

Timing & Next Steps

Subject to City Council approval of the final design and budget, construction is anticipated to begin later in 2020, and complete in late 2021.