Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre
The zero-entry beach area, high diving boards and climbing wall are exciting for swimmers of all ages and skill levels. The pool is a favourite for speed and synchronized swimmers, aspiring divers and water polo teams. Just minutes from the downtown core, the weight room is perfect for a quick lunchtime workout. Check out the registered swimming lessons and drop-in schedule for aquatic classes.
Facility Maintenance & Shut-Down Information:
Harry Bailey Aquatic Centre undergoes regular maintenance to ensure the safety and enjoyment of its patrons. This year the Competitive pool will receive extra attention to keep it at the high standard it is known for as well as assisting in making it a more environmentally sustainable facility. Please note the following.
Front Step Replacement: Ongoing
Competitive Pool Closure: Jun 18 - Aug 26, 2018
Facility Closure: July 30 – Aug 19, 2018
Thank you for patience though out this time period. If you have any questions please contact Customer Service at 306-975-3321.
Programs: Drop-in aquafitness programs and lane/public/family swims. Registered Red Cross swimming lessons and fitness programs for preschoolers, children, youth and adults. Lifesaving and guard training and certification courses. Birthday party bookings also available!
Competitive Pool: Eight 50 m lanes or sixteen 25 m lanes; moveable bulkhead; 1 & 3 m diving boards; 5, 7, & 10 m diving platforms (10 m platform not open to the public); shallow end depth of 3 ft (1 m) to 5 ft (1.5 m); deep end depth of 5 ft (1.5 m) to 16 ft (4.8 m); water temperature is maintained at 28.5°C (82°F).
Warm-up Pool: Six 25 m lanes, depth of 4.5 ft to 5.5 ft, water temperature is maintained at 30°C (86°F).
Tot Pool: Starts at zero depth, like a beach, and reaches 2 ft; spray features and water toys available.
Zoom Slide & Climbing Wall: The Zoom Slide is offered on one Saturday per month during Public Swim from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and the Climbing Wall is available during all Public Swim times. Please see drop in online for specific dates. Canceled over the summer months July-August
Hot Tubs & Sauna: Two hot tubs, one equipped with an accessibility lift; sauna overlooks warm-up pool.
Poolside Deck & Viewing Area: Chairs and tables available on deck and in lobby area with glass front to allow viewing of warm-up and tot pools. Bleacher area seats 500 to view the 50 m pool.
Fitness Room: Weight training and cardio exercise equipment.
Lockers: Coin-operated or use your own lock.
Change Rooms: Male and female change rooms with showers available.
Also: Convenient bus service, free patron parking and situated conveniently near Saskatchewan Polytechnic.