Information regarding the BC Vaccine Card
Throughout the pandemic, the CVRD Recreation Services has followed guidelines and orders as directed by the Provincial Health Officer, coupled with program- or sport-specific standards set by the British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA), ViaSport, and other sport governing bodies.
In compliance with the PHO effective September 13 2021, all adults (22 years and over) will be required to show proof of vaccination status when attending our Sports & Aquatic Centre facilities for the following listed activities:
Vaccine Passport Required:
✅ Adult hockey lessons (22 and over).
✅ Adult ice rentals and drop in hockey’s (22 & over) including Partnered hockey league
✅ Events including 22 & over (ex: adult tournaments & ticketed events Junior B).
✅ Aquatic & Sports Centre’s Gyms, fitness studios, wellness centres.
Exempt Activities – Vaccine Passport NOT Required
❌ Skating lessons/pro d-day camps/rentals.
❌ Youth sports (Junior hockey, Minor hockey, figure skating, ringette practices) – this includes player, caregivers, parents, coaches, and safety persons.
❌Youth events - (games/tournaments) player & coaches are exempt. Spectator (including caregivers, parents) & safety persons must provide vaccine passports.
❌Swimming pool programming/lessons/rentals - this includes adult drop-in swim.
Youth under 22 years do not have to provide proof of vaccination at this time, unless attending an event with over 50 people.
Thank you for your continued support in our recreation services as we navigate our ways through the most recent Provincial Health Orders! Your wellbeing is our priority!
The Aquatic Centre is the ideal place for aquatic fun and fitness in the Comox Valley. Features and amenities include:
- A wave/leisure pool with two waterslides
- An 8-lane, 25-metre pool
- Steam room
- Fitness studio/weight room
- Meeting/multipurpose rooms
- A swim shop
- Full wheelchair accessibility – beach-entry access into the leisure wave pool, poolside lifts, family/disabled change rooms, and raised walls in the hot tub for easy transfer from a wheelchair (our lifeguards are available to assist patrons with the poolside chair lift)
Browse aquatics classes, swim lessons and Register Online.
Drop- In Schedule
Check out the Drop-In Schedule for drop-in skating, fitness, aquatfit and swimming.
We are pleased to offer a minimum of 2 lanes for lap swimming during all open hours.
Our fitness studio/weight room in the Aquatic Centre is wheelchair accessible and features:
- Stationary bike, two spin bikes, two treadmills
- Elliptical trainer, stair climber, rowing machine
- Multi-station gym
- Swiss balls, mats and small weights