October 7, 2015
7 Indoor Pools to Get You Through This Winter!

Summer may officially be over, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop swimming! In fact, swimming throughout the year can help you strengthen your swimming skills in preparation for summer water activities! No need to worry about weather conditions interfering with your aquatic programs in the fall or winter, indoor pools are open rain or shine…or snow! Here is our top 7 list of awesome indoor pools throughout North America!

7) Creston & District Community Complex

 The exciting indoor aquatic facility at the Creston & District Community Complex, located in Creston, British Columbia is a great place to go for a swim this winter! This 5-year old facility offers many modern and interactive amenities within the aquatic centre including a 5-lane, 25M lap pool with a diving stand, a 2,500 square foot leisure pool complete with a lazy river, bubble bench and a tot play area, and a 165 square foot swirl pool. The exciting spray features will keep children occupied for hours! Whether you are looking to get in a good lap swim, practice your swimming strokes, or just a relaxing leisure swim, this aquatic centre is the place to spend the winter and with a variety of features it’s perfect for the entire family.

6) Regent Park Aquatic Centre

This indoor aquatic facility, located in the heart of Regent Park in Toronto, Ontario features a lap pool, leisure pool, warm water pool, Tarzan rope, diving board and water slide! The first in Canada, the Regent Park has adopted the use of a universal change room. This was a choice made to establish equality, create a fully accessible experience for all patrons and enhance safety at the facility. With programs created to accommodate all ages (from preschoolers to seniors), the Regent Park Aquatic Centre is a great place for the community to spend time this winter!

5) Mount Pearl Summit Centre

Not quite a year old yet, the multi-million dollar Mount Pearl Summit Centre includes aquatic areas and features suitable for all ages and purposes. The facility features a lap pool, fitness pool, whirl pool, water slide and an indoor splash pad with safety foam flooring. The main pool features a touch sensor timing system for competitive swimming uses and underwater speakers to enhance the synchronize swimming experience! With all of these high-tech amenities, this indoor aquatic centre is guaranteed to provide entertainment for families throughout the whole year!

4) Dr. Robert W. Browne Aquatic Centre

This state of the art aquatic centre located in Coldwater, Michigan includes an 8 lane competition pool
and a separate warm water therapy pool with zero depth beach entry. There is no limit to the types of
aquatic programming available at this community centre. The diving boards and starting blocks are
perfect for those looking to practice their swimming techniques, competitions and lap swimming. The
Badu jets, therapy railings, hydrotherapy bench and pool lift were included to offer rehabilitation and
senior aquatic programs. Children will have a blast using the inflatable log, climbing wall, basketball nets
and volleyball nets during a leisure swim! The Dr. Robert W. Browne Aquatic Centre really does have
something to offer swimmers of all ages this winter!

3) Guildford Recreation Centre

The impressive Guildford Recreation Centre in Surrey, British Columbia includes an exciting aquatic
centre complete with modern features guaranteed to improve the experience of all swimmers! The
state-of-the-art facility features an 8-lane, 50M FINA standard competition pool, a leisure pool complete
with a lazy river, spray features and a toddler area, a family hot tub, and a water slide! This aquatic
centre has the ability to offer a variety of programming. From aquacise classes to lifeguard courses and
diving practices, The Guildford Recreation Centre is open to the public year round!

2) Richardson Recreation & Wellness Centre

The Richardson Recreation and Wellness Centre in Swan Valley, Manitoba opened to the community in
2014. This awesome indoor aquatic centre combines features for recreation and leisure activities along
with the necessary equipment for competition and lap swimming. For families looking to spend a
Saturday afternoon at the pool, the facility offers a large leisure pool with a zero depth beach entrance,
a swirl pool, water slide, lazy river, tot pool and various spray features. For the expert swimmers looking to continue to improve their swimming techniques, or for those in search of an alternative form of exercise throughout the winter this aquatic centre offers a 4-lane competition pool with starting blocks!

1) Fallsview Indoor Waterpark

Don’t let the cold weather get you down! Visit the Fallsview Indoor Waterpark in Niagara Falls and keep
your family entertained for hours this winter! This 3 acre indoor waterpark is directly connected to the
Sheraton on the Falls Hotel and features 16 water slides standing up to 6 stories high, a large wave pool,
Jacuzzis, a tiny tots splash area and more! Children will have a blast splashing in the Beach House
featuring a Tipping Bucket that dumps 1,000 gallons of water! The Tiny Tots splash park includes water
streams, mushroom water pods, tot slides and much more. This water park is perfect for swimmers of
all ages!

Charlotte Swart
Marketing Coordinator
As the Marketing Coordinator for Acapulco Pools, Charlotte manages our social media networks, website and contributes to our weekly blog. Charlotte joined Acapulco in 2013 after graduating from the Advertising Program at Conestoga College.


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