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Shaw Centre

Shaw Centre

A world-class aquatic facility with competitive, warm-up and leisure pools, drop-in swimming and fitness programs.  Also features the Hamm Fitness Centre and Walking Track. 

 Spotlight on Shaw Centre

Hours of Operation


Spring Hours
(Sept. 1 - June 30)

Summer Hours
(July 1 - Aug. 31)

Monday          6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday 8:30am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm

Pool Hours

Pool hours differ from facility hours. Visit Leisure Online  (select the 'Book a Visit' option) for public swim times and other drop-in program information.     

Statutory Holidays

Facility hours of operation vary during statutory holidays. Visit Leisure Online for schedule information and bonus programming during statutory holidays.

Popular Times
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Programs & Activities

Drop-in Programs

Starting September 1,  a majority of drop-in programs will no longer require pre-booking.  A reservation will only be required for select drop-in programs that have limited facility space or program equipment.  Drop-in program information including class times, locations and program reservations is available on Leisure Online.  Program reservations can be made online or by phone at 306-975-2855 up to 2 days in advance. New programs open at 9:00 a.m. NOTE: You must be logged into your Leisure Online account to reserve a spot.  If you do not have a Leisure Online account, you can set one up at any time at Leisure Online.

Registered Programs

Visit Registered Programs for information on registered programs like Red Cross swim lessons.

Preschool Policy

Children under the age of 6 must be supervised by an adult or responsible youth at all times. To help preschool age children stay safe in and around the water, the City requires that all participants comply with the following policy: "For every two preschoolers under the age of 6, there must be one adult or responsible youth (16 years or older) within arm's length, supervising the preschoolers' water play and activity."  The best life preserver for your child is YOU!  Infants and toddlers participating in water play must wear an appropriate swim diaper.

Youth Under 16 

  • Youth ages 7-12 are allowed to use cardio equipment only and must be directly supervised by an adult.
  • Youth ages 13-15 are allowed to use cardio and strength equipment and must be directly supervised by an adult (unsupervised if they have a Youth Weight Room Card - obtained through an Introduction to Youth Weight Room Training).
  • Youth must be 15 and older to participate in an instructor led fitness program.

Admission Options

  Adult (19+ yrs) Youth (6-18 yrs) Preschool (0-5 yrs) Family*
General Admission $10.00 $6.00 FREE $20.00
Bulk Tickets (10 passes) $77.50 $46.50 FREE $155.00
LeisureCard (monthly rate) $51.00  $30.60  n/a $102.00

 *Family is defined as a group up to seven individuals with a maximum of two adults.

For more information on admission options, visit Leisure Centre Admission Rates & Options.   

Facility Features

  • 10-lane High Performance Competitive Pool
  • Diving Boards & Platforms
  • 6-lane Warm-up Pool
  • Family Pool with Waterslide
  • Portable Aquatic Lift
  • Family & Adult Hot Tubs
  • Hamm Fitness Centre
  • Hamm Walking Track
  • Community Gymnasiums
  • Multi-Purpose Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Child Minding 
  • Large Outdoor Playground
  • Hamm Multi-Purpose Outdoor Sport Fields
  • Western Fitness Refueling Zone (vending machines) 
  • Lockers & Change Rooms
  • Shaw Go WiFi
  • Free Parking & Convenient Bus Service

Facility Rentals

Internationally recognized, this state-of-the-art facility brings the excitement of elite level aquatics to Saskatoon.  Book your next water polo, speed swimming, synchronized swimming or diving event and join the legions of talented athletes who compete here. The Shaw Centre regularly hosts provincial, regional and national events in all aquatic disciplines throughout the year.

Shaw Centre also has a Leisure Pool with water features, a rapids area, waterslide and hot tubs. The waterslide is fun for all with a shallow exit that is perfect for little ones.

Walkers, joggers, runners and strollers are welcome on the Hamm Walking Track. The Hamm Fitness Centre overlooks the pool and offers excellent variety for your workout.

In addition, the Shaw Centre has a variety of meeting spaces, making it an ideal venue for meetings, seminars, clinics and more. 

For more information on bookings and rental rates, visit Recreation Facility Rentals or download:

 Leisure Centre Rental Rates brochure 
 Shaw Centre Rental Options Information Sheet ​
 Recreation Facility Rental Options Guide