Programs & Services: Drop-ins

Recreational Swimming

Swimming is a fantastic fitness activity!  For pool users who require additional change room privacy, we suggest using the the Alternative Change Room (in IWC) off the pool deck.  Modesty swimwear (full or partial body covering) is welcome at McMaster. 

Sign up for cancellation notifications via e-mail mcmasterpool@gmail.com or download the McMaster Recreation App.  Cancellations are also listed prior to the weekly schedule below.

 

 

Membership Information

For more information: 905-525-9140 x24464 or x27526 mcmasterpool@gmail.com

Recreational Swimming

Activities include: Swimming, Aquatics

Winter Recreational Swim Schedule

  • March 16-20 Lunch time rec swims adjusted to 12 - 1 pm only
  • Accessible
January 2, 2020 to April 26, 2020
Monday7:30am - 8:30amShallow End Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmShallow End Lengths, Deep End Leisure
4:30pm - 5:30pmShallow End Lengths
8:00pm - 8:45pmShallow End Lengths
10:30pm - 11:30pmDeep End Lengths
Tuesday7:30am - 8:30amLong Course Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmLong Course Lengths
1:30pm - 2:30pmWomen Only
4:30pm - 5:30pmLong Course Lengths (2 lanes)
8:15pm - 9:15pmShallow End Lengths
10:00pm - 11:00pmDeep End Lengths
Wednesday7:30am - 8:30amShallow End Lengths
8:30am - 9:30amMen Only
11:30am - 1:30pmShallow End Lengths, Deep End Leisure
1:30pm - 2:30pmWomen Only
4:30pm - 5:30pmShallow End Lengths
10:30pm - 11:30pmDeep End Lengths
Thursday7:30am - 8:30amLong Course Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmLong Course Lengths
4:30pm - 5:30pmLong Course Lengths (2 lanes)
8:15pm - 9:15pmShallow End Lengths
10:30pm - 11:30pmShallow End Lengths
Friday7:30am - 8:30amShallow End Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmShallow End Lengths, Deep End Leisure
4:30pm - 5:30pmShallow End Lengths
10:00pm - 11:00pmDeep End Lengths
Sunday8:30pm - 10:00pmShallow End Lengths & Leisure, Deep End Leisure

Spring Recreational Swim Schedule

  • Accessible
April 27, 2020 to June 28, 2020
Monday7:30am - 8:30amShallow End Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmShallow End Lengths, Deep End Leisure
4:00pm - 5:30pmShallow End Lengths
8:00pm - 9:30pmShallow End Lengths
Tuesday7:30am - 8:30amLong Course Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmLong Course Lengths
4:00pm - 5:30pmLong Course Lengths (2 lanes)
8:30pm - 9:30pmSahllow End Lengths
Wednesday7:30am - 8:30amShallow End Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmShallow End Lengths, Deep End Leisure
1:30pm - 2:30pmWomen Only
4:00pm - 5:30pmShallow End Lengths
8:00pm - 9:30pmShallow End Lengths
Thursday7:30am - 8:30amLong Course Lengths
11:30am - 1:30pmLong Course Lengths
4:00pm - 5:30pmLong Course Lengths (2 lanes)
8:30pm - 9:30pmSahllow End Lengths
Friday7:30am - 8:30amShallow End Lengths
8:30am - 9:30amWomen Only
11:30am - 1:30pmShallow End Lengths, Deep End Leisure
4:00pm - 5:30pmShallow End Lengths
Sunday3:00pm - 4:30pmShallow End Lengths, Deep End Leisure; shared with lessons

Facilities

Additional Information

DEEP END WATER RUNNING

Monday, Wednesday and Friday : 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

NO WATER RUNNING DURING LONG COURSE SWIMS

 

Trans Friendly Swims

TRANS FRIENDLY SWIM

Everyone is welcome to join in an open social swim for students and friends. All sexual orientations, and all gender identities are welcome and supported.  The pool will be set up for innertube water polo and other games and activities.

2019/2020 dates:

Saturday, September 21 - 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Saturday, January 18 - 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm