The Whitby Civic Recreation Complex offers excellent health club facilities and a variety of fitness classes for all levels. Our certified staff are ready to assist you in reaching your health and wellness goals.
New! Abilities Centre Associate Membership
Active members of the Abilities Centre are eligible to join the Whitby Civic Recreation Complex Health Club for an additional $10 a month for individuals and $20 a month for families. Enjoy all the benefits of being a member. Come by for a tour and a trial visit today.
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Facilities and Equipment
The Whitby Civic Recreation Complex is owned and operated by the Town of Whitby. The facilities and equipment include:
- Private health club and fitness services
- 25-metre public leisure pool
- Advanced cardiovascular and conditioning equipment
- Treadmills, Stairmasters, lifecycles, crossrobics, and spinning cycles
- Extensive weights area
- Quiet stretching room
- Large whirlpools
- Locker rooms equipped with hair dryers, vanity areas, and private change areas
Every member is required to attend an introduction to the club with one of our Fitness Programmers. You will have the opportunity to ask questions about the facility and your fitness goals.
Health Club Staff
Health club staff members are always available on the gym floor to assist you with your workout. Each of our Fitness Programmers holds a current Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology, Certified Personal Trainer (C.S.E.P - C.P.T.) certificate, First Aid, CPR, and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Responder certificate.
All annual members receive a free fitness assessment and fitness program designed specifically for them. Re-assessments are available after 3 months at no extra charge to measure progress and assist in further goal setting. Personal fitness assessments can be booked with our qualified fitness staff. Non-member fitness assessments are available for a fee.
Membership Access Card
Members are issued a secure membership card for access to the health club. When you arrive, simply swipe your card at the front desk to access the health club. Security cameras are located in main areas of the facility for additional safety.
Guest passes are a privilege for our members. Members can speak to a Fitness Programmer for a complimentary guest pass. Guest can also try our facility for a day pass drop in fee.
Lockers are available for daily use. You are advised to bring your own lock to secure your belongings. The Town of Whitby is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Some lockers are available for rent on an annual basis. Speak to reception about locker availability.
Child care is available for children aged 6 weeks to 10 years. Pre-booking is required 24 hours in advance and payment must be received at the time of booking. Members must remain in the facility while their children are in child care. Fun weekly crafts and free play time are offered in a fully supervised environment. Pre-book at the Reception Desk.
Child Care Rates: $5.40 per hour. Package of ten tickets available for your convenience.
Club members and non-members may purchase gift certificates for the health club or any of our aquatics or fitness programs. Please call 905.666.1991 to inquire about gift certificates or drop by the Reception Desk to purchase a certificate to suit your needs.