Event List
Sports Day in Canada

Sports Day in Canada



Experience everything Talisman Centre has to offer with something for everyone all day.

PLUS – visit our Marketing Booth in the main concourse to enter for a
chance to WIN 1 of 3 Annual Membership giveaways!

Enduro-Spin Challenge (Special 90-minute Power Cycle class) – 12:00pm

In the spirit of fun and getting a GREAT workout this special 90-minute Power Cycle class will be a friendly competition with Kinsmen Sports Centre in Edmonton to see which Centre can burn the most calories!

The class will run from 12:00pm – 1:30pm with instructors Lisa Ingram and Jess Wiseman. Participants can WIN PRIZES and snacks will be available to keep you energized. Our Keiser bikes will work to track your total calories scorched or feel free to bring your own Polar HR monitor as it's compatible with our bikes.

Be sure to dress for the best workout, bring a towel as you're sure to sweat and at least 2L of water to hydrate. Water is the most important thing you can bring!

We are excited for the challenge and hope you are too! Space is limited with 23 bikes, so make sure to come at least 30 minutes prior to get a spot on first come first serve basis.

FREE Intro Aquatic Sport Clinics – 11:00am to 12:30pm & 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Talisman Centre in cooperation with the Olympic sports of Swimming, Synchronized Swimming and Water Polo are offering FREE Intro Aquatic Clinics as part of our Sports Day in Canada celebration. If your child enjoyed the Olympics or you are looking for the next options after swimming lessons then this is a great chance for them to try all 3 water sports at once! Must be able to swim 25 metres unassisted. Click here for full details and how to register today.

Floatables – 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Make a splash and get a work out while walking, jumping climbing and balancing your way across our floating maze on the water. Must be able to swim 25 metres unassisted.

Stand-up Paddle Boarding – 4:30pm & Kayaking Demos – 5:15pm

These water sports continue to grow in popularity and are offered as registered programs at Talisman Centre. Let the professional instructors from Aquabatics Calgary give you a taste of what these programs are all about. Free demos will be available on a first come, first served basis. Limit of 6 spots per demo.

TRX Demos – 8:15am, 12:15pm, 2:15pm, 4:15pm

TRX is a suspension training system that utilizes body weight for resistance. Using two webbed straps the TRX system can be used anywhere and provides a complete whole body workout with a focus on developing strength, core, and joint stability simultaneously. Join our Fitness Centre Representatives for demos throughout the day; 8:15am, 12:15pm, 2:15pm and 4:15pm.

Group Fitness Classes – All Day

Check out our Group Fitness online schedule for various classes throughout the day including Get RIPPED!, Group Power, Yoga, Maximum Step and the popular Zumba®.

Basketball & Badminton – All Day

Try your hand at drop-in badminton or join friends for drop-in basketball scheduled throughout the day! Check our Public Gym/Swim times for court availability.

200M Running Track – All Day

Sprint around our 4 lane 200M running track that overlooks three gymnasiums. Check our Public Gym/Swim times for full lane availability.

25,000 sq. ft. Fitness Centre – All Day

Our Fitness Centre includes over 700 pieces of cardio and weight training equipment as well as areas for stretching and core training. The two cardio training areas, one in the main Fitness Centre area and one on the Cardio Deck overlooking Gym 1, are sure to inspire you to keep going!

Lane Swimming & Teach Pool – All Day

Take some laps in one of our two Olympic-size pools or splash around in the Teach Pool with the kids. Check our Public Gym/Swim times for full lane availability.

Facility Tours – 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm

Get a close up look at everything we have to offer.



For more information on the Sports Day in Canada initiative visit http://sportsday.cbc.ca/