Welcome to the Trent Athletics Centre

Labour Day Holiday Hours

The Athletics Centre will be open from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm on Monday, September 7, 2015. Group fitness classes and the pool will not be available.

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NOTICE: Upcoming Change of Hours + Holiday

The Athletics Centre will be open from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm on Monday, September 7th (Labour Day). Please note that group fitness classes and our pool will not be available. We are excited to see you back on Tuesday, September 8th for our new Fall group fitness and pool schedules (available below)!

Starting on Tuesday, September 8th, we will be changing back to our regular hours of operation in order to serve you better. We will be open Monday to Friday from 5:30 am until 11:00 pm in addition to Saturdays and Sundays from 7:00 am until 9:00 pm.

Summer Group Fitness and Pool Schedules

Our summer group fitness and pool schedules started on Monday, June 29th. Please click on the schedule links at the top of the page to view availability.

Fall Group Fitness and Pool Schedules

Our Fall schedules are now available for download and will be starting on Tuesday, September 8th. We have a fantastic selection of group fitness classes scheduled for our members this season and lots of available time to drop in for a swim! (Please note that schedules are subject to change.)

NEW Program: Ninja Kids

We are excited to be launching this program in the fall! For children ages 2 – 5 Ninja kids is an engaging physical program. The program is designed to help develop a child’s physical literacy thereby building confidence, strength, and respect for others. Though play, challenging activites, and fun games, Ninja kids will prepare children for whatever athletic goals they pursue in the future. Program will run Saturday mornings from 9 – 10am.
Sign up today! Online or in person at the Trent Athletics Centre.

Trent Excalibur Varsity Home Games

We are busy preparing for the upcoming varsity season with all of our hardworking athletes. Varsity games are a fun filled way to bring the family together. Download your schedule and bring your family out to cheer on the Trent Excalibur at the Athletics Centre at Trent: Home of the Trent Excalibur. Games start on August 29th.

Program Guides Available for Download

Summer Program Guide

Registration is open now for aquatics & fitness programs.  Register in-person or click the "Register Now" button on our website.

Our Fall program guide is now available for download and includes 6 exciting NEW programs!


The Athletics Centre has a NEW Newsletter!

Click here to sign up if you wish to receive our newsletter which contains information on upcoming events, health and nutrition information, workout ideas and special offers. You may also sign up to receive information on Trent Summer Sports Camp, Facility Rentals or Registered Programs.

Our previous newsletters can be viewed by clicking here.

Campus Recreation Survey

The Campus Recreation department completed a survey in November of 2014 to help better improve its services for students.  The data will be used to improve the variety and experience of campus rec activities.

You can see the results HERE

Aquatics Program Update 

Lifesaving Society Swim for Life Programming has come to the AC! Unsure of what program to register for? Check out our conversion chart for more information or ask one of the aquatics staff.

Access Control

To ensure the safety and security of everyone, all visitors to the Athletics Centre must enter and exit the Athletics Centre through the main entrances only.  Students and members must swipe their card at the Member Services Desk for entry to the facility, and are required to have their card with them at all times while using the facilities. 

Membership cards are non-transferable and fraudulent use of a membership card is prohibited. Card swapping will result in immediate suspension and loss of membership privileges. No refunds will be given for membership suspensions.

All other guests are asked to please check-in at our Member Services Desk.

Please see our complete Access Control Policy for more information.

Give the Gift of Fitness

Visit our Member Services Desk for more information.

Gift certificates available, community memberships, personal training packages and more! Visit our member services desk for more information. Also available: FREE seven day trial memberships!

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Trent University's 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Trent University was born out of true vision, made reality by the people and community who believed in its potential. As we celebrate our 50th anniversary, it’s critical to reflect on how and why we got here.

Panel Discussion

Paul Wilson leads a discussion focused on 50 years of Trent Athletics with guests Carol Love, Julianna Stonehouse and David French.
Screenshot of the Panel Discussion Video

Interviews at the Event

Trent University celebrates it's 50th year in August 2014 as alumni and faculty members met at Trent to discuss the school's unique history over the past 50 years.