Hours and directions

girl running on walker indoor track from outside

Walker Sports Complex Spring Hours

Canada Day Weekend Hours at the Walker Sports Complex

Thursday, June 30 – Open 7 am – 9 pm (Zone opens at 7:30 am)

Friday, July 1 – Closed for Canada Day

Saturday/Sunday – July 2/3 – Open 12 nn – 5 pm

Summer Hours (June 27 – Sept 2)

Monday-Thursday: 7am-9pm

  • Zone Fitness Centre opens at 7:30am

Friday: 7am-7pm

  • Zone Fitness Centre opens at 7:30am

Saturday & Sunday: 12 noon-5pm

Women Only Hours & Info

Note: Facilities will be open additional hours for scheduled programs. 

***Please note activity areas close 10 minutes prior to building closing***

Walker Sports Complex

The Walker Sports Complex is located at the west end of campus.  Facilities include a 50 m pool, whirlpool (currently closed), indoor recreational track, 3 gymnasia, the Zone fitness centre, squash courts (currently closed), indoor rowing tank, and outdoor tennis courts and fields (one artificial).  Activity areas close 10 minutes prior to facility closing time to allow you time to shower and retrieve your membership card. No facility wristbands or admission to the pool will be issued within half hour of closing time. Hours are subject to change without notice.

divers jumping into the pool in the aquatics centre

Pool Lane Swim Times

The pool will re-open for lane swimming on June 27 – please see the Pool Schedule for times.

Note: Due to the Canada Games being held in August, the pool shutdown will occur this year from June 12 through 26.  Swim memberships will be adjusted to account for the pool closure.

Eleanor Misener Aquatic Centre

The Eleanor Misener Aquatic Centre is currently open for Brock students and members who register for lane swimming or fun swims.

Lane swimming and walking is available.

The Aquatic Centre (swimming pool and whirlpool) are used by Brock students, members, the varsity swim team, club swim programs, community lessons, swim meets, and numerous private bookings.   See the pool schedule for public swim times.

WSC Welcome Desk

Email messages (recservices@brocku.ca) and phone (905-688-5550, x 4060) will be picked up Monday to Friday and responded to quickly.

Welcome Desk Hours

(June 20 – Sept 2)

Mon – Thurs     8:30am – 7:30pm

Friday               8:30am – 4:30pm

Sat/ Sun           CLOSED

Service disruptions

Certain facilities may not be available due to maintenance or special events.

Directions

To Brock from Burlington and Hamilton

  • Take the Queen Elizabeth Way toward Niagara
  • Take exit 49 onto ON-406 toward Thorold, Welland
  • Take exit 11A onto St. David’s road W toward regional Rd-71
  • Continue onto Isaac Brock Blvd N
  • Continue onto Brock University

 On-Campus Directions

  • Continue onto Sir Isaac Brock Blvd North and continue past the round about
  • Turn Left onto University Road West
  • Continue around the bend
  • Destination will be on the right for drop off
  • Parking will be designated in Lot D

Parking

Parking is provided with recreation programs such as swim lessons, Children’s Movement Program, etc.  Please bring your license plate number, make and model to the Welcome Desk to receive your parking tag.

Parking permits for community members of the Walker Sports Complex are provided with your membership purchase, at no extra charge.  Students, staff and faculty are not authorized to purchase or use these hang tags.

Parking in Zone 1 at Brock during the spring and summer terms is free.

For details please see: https://brocku.ca/parking-services/parking-on-campus/

In the fall and winter terms, parking is free in Zone 1 and 2, Monday – Friday after 6 pm, and on Saturday and Sunday.  All other visitor lots have a charge.

Brock University Parking rates are available at Parking Services