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Fitness Centre

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Re-opening July 20

The BodyQuest Fitness Centre will re-open for members, by appointment only, on Monday, July 20, 2020. Modifications have been made to comply with the COVID-19 public health guidelines for gyms and fitness centres. 

Hours of Operation

To accommodate appointments and cleaning operations, the Fitness Centre Hours of Operation are as follows: 

Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Available appointments:

7:30-8:30 a.m., 9:00-10:00 a.m.

(Scheduled cleaning 10:15-11:15 a.m.) 

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 1:00-2:00 p.m., 2:30-3:30 p.m., 

(Scheduled cleaning 3:45 - 4:44 p.m.)

5:00-6:00 p.m., 6:30-7:30 p.m.


Saturday - Sunday 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Available appointments:

9:00-10:00 a.m., 10:30-11:30 a.m., 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Members can book appointments: 
  • through the free app Acuity Scheduling (available for free download in Google and Apple app stores)
  • by phone 709.782.6290 (Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.)

Appointments area available in one-hour time slots. Cancellations can be made up to one hour prior to the scheduled time; cancellations received with less than one hour notice will count as late and will count as a member no show.

Members can book more than one appointment per day. 

Appointments can made up to seven days in advance. 

Drop-in service is currently not available; appointments are available only to current members. 

Member Responsibilities 

Individuals are not permitted to enter the facility if they have any of the following symptoms: cough, fever, chills, sore throat, shortness of breath, loss of sense of smell, runny nose, headache, muscle aches, fatigue or loss of appetite.

Users are responsible for completing a self-check questionnaire prior to arrival.

Members must adhere to all rules and regulations of the facility.  

Change rooms, lockers, and showers are not available at this time, members must arrive dressed and ready for their workout. Bags and purses are not permitted on the fitness centre floor.

Members should wash their hands or use hand sanitizer prior to entering the fitness centre. 

Users are responsible for discarding all trash, including tissues and any personal protective equipment (masks and gloves), in trash containers

It is recommended that members wear a mask while using the fitness centre.

Arrival Procedures

All members must enter through the main entrance of the Paradise Double Ice Complex and check at the Reception Desk prior to proceeding to the BodyQuest Fitness Centre; users can enter the Complex 10 minutes prior to the scheduled work out session. 

Members must wait in the designated area outside fitness centre until it is opened for the scheduled session.

All users must have membership card available for scanning; staff will be at the check-in desk inside the fitness centre to verify memberships and review current rules and requirements. 

Access to the fitness centre will be permitted up to 15 minutes after the start of the scheduled time slot. To control access and ensure capacity guidelines, the doors will be closed at that time and entry will not be permitted. 

 Facility Guidelines

The BodyQuest Fitness Centre is open to current members only at this time. 

Members must use designated entrances and exits. 

Users must follow all public health guidelines and posted signage throughout the BodyQuest Fitness Centre. 

Members must maintain physical distancing (2 metres / 6 feet) when entering and exiting the fitness centre and at all times when inside the facility.

Members must adhere to all place markers and physical barriers when waiting for equipment or exercising adjacent to another user. 

To control traffic flow, some areas of the facility are designated as one-way; users must follow all directional signage.

All equipment must be wiped down before and after use.Free or open floor space is not available at this time.

Use of common areas is not available at this time. 

Members are not permitted to bring personal equipment. 

Water fountain / bottle filling stations are not available.