Hours and directions

girl running on walker indoor track from outside

Walker Sports Complex

Note: Currently, the Walker Sports Complex is only available to Brock students due to the Covid-19 Pandemic.  Please note: the Walker Complex will be closed from April 9, 2021 till further notice due to the province-wide shutdown in response to Covid-19.

The Walker Sports Complex is located at the west end of campus.  Facilities include a 50 m pool, whirlpool, indoor recreational track, 3 gymnasia, the Zone fitness centre, squash courts, 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

Eleanor Misener Aquatic Centre

The Eleanor Misener Aquatic Centre is currently closed due to the province-wide shutdown in response to Covid-19.

Note: Currently, the pool is only available to Brock students due to the Covid-19 Pandemic.  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.

The Walker Sports Complex  re-opened on Sept. 8, 2020 in a limited fashion for Brock University students only.  Students must pre-book their activity space, date and time.

Note: The Walker Sports Complex is closed currently due to the province-wide shutdown for Covid-19 response.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

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

Service disruptions

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

Fall/Winter – WSC Welcome Desk Hours

The Welcome Desk staff are working remotely.  Email messages (recservices@brocku.ca) and phone (905-688-5550, x 4060) will be picked up Monday to Friday and responded to quickly.

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 and alumni 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 and 2 at Brock during the spring and summer terms is free.  Please see

https://brocku.ca/parking-services/2018/02/27/university-to-introduce-free-parking-model-for-zones-1-and-2/  for details.

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.

  • Park & Pay (Lot D) – $12.00/day
  • Pay & Display (Lot P) – $3.50/hr
  • Meter Parking (Limited Availability) – $3.00/hr