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ROBSON VALLEY RECREATION CENTRE IS READY TO WELCOME YOU BACK ON TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2020!  

PLEASE NOTE THE NEW HOURS OF OPERATION AND

READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION PRIOR TO RETURNING TO THE FACILITY.

We will be operating our facility, including the FitPit, on an appointment basis with reduced hours as follows:

  • Tuesday through Friday 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • CLOSED Mondays, Saturdays, Sundays and Stat Holidays

PLEASE CALL 250-569-3360 TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT TO USE THE FACILITIES

Walk-ins for the fitness facilities may be permitted provided maximum occupancy (under our COVID-19 Safety Plan) has not been met.

Fitness Memberships have been put on hold since our closing date of March 19th and all passes will be extended by the number of days we have been closed.

If you are not comfortable with returning to our fitness facilities yet, we will allow existing members to remain on hold until the end of the Calendar year, December 31st, 2020. You may reactivate your fitness membership at any time by simply booking your reservation at the gym. If you would prefer pro-rated refund of your fitness membership  please contact us at 250-569-0189 or by email to katharina.mcnaughton@rdffg.bc.ca

REOPENING THE FITNESS FACILITIES SAFELY- WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?

• YOU MUST BRING YOUR OWN WATER, TOWELS ETC

• SHOWERS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE

• INCREASED CLEANING AND SANITIZING

• INCREASED PHYSICAL DISTANCING

• REDUCED FACILITY CAPACITY: MAXIMUM OF 3 PEOPLE IN THE FREE-WEIGHT ROOM, 1 PERSON IN THE STRETCH ROOM, 2 PEOPLE IN THE CARDIO AREA, 5 PEOPLE IN THE FIT-PIT, AND 6 PEOPLE ON THE ARENA FLOOR

• REDUCED OPERATING HOURS

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GENERAL INFORMATION:

This Robson Valley Recreation Centre is located at 461 Columbia, McBride, in the beautiful Robson Valley.

The 30,000 ft 2 Recreation Centre offers recreational activities year round. Opportunities include a regulation size hockey arena that seats five hundred, two sheets of curling ice and a 125 seat lounge.

The Recreation Centre fitness facility, the FITPIT, offers equipment such as steppers and treadmills, recumbent bikes, 8 Paramount toning machines and a full line of free weights.

The Recreation Centre also offers a convert-a-court. This moving wall system allows users to play squash, racquetball, wallyball and basketball. With the moveable wall system the area opens up for meetings and social events. Rink surfaces are used for roller hockey, tennis, indoor soccer and social events such as weddings and dances in the summer.

If you are interested in renting the Recreation Centre for an event you are planning, please contact the facility for more information, 250-569-3360.  Staff will be happy to discuss your rental needs and assist you to complete a rental agreement.

  • Please be advised that all events and organized recreational activities booked at the Recreation Cenre require the organizer to obtain Event Insurance to a minimum value of $3,000,000 Commercial General Liability coverage.  At the discretion of the Regional District, the CGL value required may be more depending on the type of event and activities taking place.  Event organizers are encouraged to shop around for event insurance.  Please check with your regular insurance agent, insurance agents in your area, and/or on-line at https://miabc.eventpolicy.ca(please note, this is simply an information forwarding service and does not indicate the Regional District's endorsement of a particular company, product, or website)
  • If your guests will be dining, consult Northern Interior Health for guidelines and regulations.
  • If alcoholic beverages will be served, consult the BC Liquor Board for guidelines and regulations.

Facility Manager: Lyle Lewis, 250-569-3360