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The Columbus Centre Athletic Club offers general fitness memberships and Health Club services at affordable prices, as well as our special 3-month Tennis and Fitness membership for the summer months.

Our 70,000 sq. ft. fitness facility provides an extensive choice of athletic and wellness programs, including over 45 classes such as spinning, aerobics, fencing, body tone, boot camp, ZUMBA®, Circuit 55+, yoga, massage therapy and more.

In addition, the Athletic Club recently added over 40 top-of-the-line pieces of new workout equipment including state-of-the-art treadmills, cross-trainers, spinning bikes and more!

Starting with a MicroFit Computerized Fitness Evaluation, our attentive personal trainers are equipped with cutting-edge techniques to help you achieve your goals. From cardiovascular workouts to strength training, our progressive equipment and services are geared to meet every unique need. Sweat it out in one of our multi-level fitness classes, or jog on our indoor running tracks. Plunge into one of our Aquafit classes, or swim at your leisure. Nutritional counselling, massage therapy, esthetics, and babysitting services are also available.

Improve your body and enhance your soul. Discover the benefits of a regular exercise program: vigour, vitality and a stronger command of your life.

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Columbus Centre Athletic Club Notice

Attention Members:

The swimming pool will be closing for annual maintenance at 7:15pm on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 and will be closed until Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

The pool will re-open on Thursday, January 3, 2019.

During the Columbus Centre pool closure, Miles Nadal JCC will allow Columbus Centre Athletic Club members showing a membership card to use the Freddie Shore Aquatic Centre free of charge.

All Columbus Centre Athletic Club members taking advantage of this arrangement will be required to sign a waiver form and sign in before entering the facility, as well as follow the same procedures as other visitors to the facility.

Members must provide their own lock to use the change room day lockers. Rental towels are also available for $3.00 for up to two towels.

PLEASE NOTE: The Freddie Shore Aquatic Centre will not be available for use on the following days/times:

  • Thursday, December 13 from 3:30pm – 9:30pm
  • Monday, December 17 – Friday, December 21
  • Tuesday, December 25

If you have any questions, please see Graham Ungar, Aquatics Supervisor in the Athletic Club membership office.

Thank you,
Athletic Club Management

About Us

The vibrant good health and sense of physical well-being that comes with getting fit is only a hop, skip and jump away from you, at Columbus Centre.

Inside this impressive 10-acre “country club” complex are fitness facilities and programs to suit every taste: from aerobics to yoga, aquafit classes, private swimming lessons, squash, tennis, luxury health club facilities and weight training, to name just a few. Few facilities in Canada offer all this.

We are open seven days a week, so drop in for a tour or, even better, take advantage of our free guest pass and find out why you belong here.

Because it’s all yours at Columbus Centre!

Mission Statement

Customer service excellence, communication, collaboration with partners, and outreach to the community are paramount to the Athletics Department’s Mission.

Our Vision is one that demands and fosters inclusiveness, a culture of integrity and respect, caring, honesty and accountability, grounded in the tradition upon which the Columbus Centre was first established in 1980.

Columbus Centre Athletics staff take pride in providing professional, all-encompassing fitness programs and cultural activities to members of all ages and diverse backgrounds, reflective of the rich multicultural community in which the Columbus Centre is located.

Providing exceptional customer service is the hallmark of Athletics Department management and staff, who strive continuously to respond in a timely way to client needs.

Our Goal is excellence in the provision of one of the core services of the Columbus Centre: health and fitness. The Athletics Department develops and provides high quality, broad-based and financially sustainable programs to promote the health and well being of its culturally diverse clients of all ages, and aims to enrich the health and fitness of the community as a whole.

Club Rules and Regulations

Read our full Columbus Centre Rules and Regulations 


Monday to Thursday
5:45 to 22:30
5:45 to 20:30
Saturday & Sunday
7:00 to 18:30
Statutory holidays
9:00 to 16:30
Closed on Christmas day, New Year day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Click to view or download our 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

NEW! Columbus Centre Athletic Club Member Referral Program

Receive a FREE Samsung Galaxy® Tablet when you introduce us to TWO (2) NEW EXECUTIVE MEMBERS or THREE (3) NEW ADULT GENERAL MEMBERS! Click below for complete Rules & Regulations.

Rules & Regulations

Attention all Columbus Centre Athletic Club Members!

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Columbus Centre

901 Lawrence Avenue West
(at Dufferin Street)
Toronto, ON
M6A 1C3

Tel: 416-789-7011 ext. 213
Email: fitness@villacharities.com

FREE tours available daily.
Open seven days a week.


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