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About Columbus Centre Athletic Club

About Columbus Centre

Athletic Club

The Columbus Centre Athletic Club offers General Fitness Memberships and Executive Membership services at affordable prices.


Our fitness facility provides an extensive array of personal training options and group fitness classes including spinning, body tone, boot camp, ZUMBA® and Circuit 55+. We also provide various yoga classes, squash lessons, boxing and aquatic classes. With our indoor swimming pool, we cater to preschool-aged children just learning how to swim, to seniors who enjoy aqua fitness.


With varied, high-intensity functional movements, our OMEGA High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) at the Columbus Centre Athletic Club coaches people of all shapes and sizes to improve their strength, physical well-being and cardiovascular fitness in an encouraging environment. Using various training equipment including kettle bells, resistance bands, battle ropes. OMEGA is designed to improve your endurance, stamina, strength, mobility, power, speed, agility, balance and coordination.


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.

Columbus Centre Athletic Club staff take pride in providing professional, all-encompassing fitness programs 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 the Columbus Centre Athletic Club management and staff, who strive continuously to respond in a timely way to client needs.


We are open seven days a week, so drop in for a tour or, even better, contact us for a free guest pass and find out how we can help you meet your fitness goals!


Read our full Columbus Centre Rules and Regulations


Please be advised that parking enforcement has resumed. Please don’t forget to tap your parking fob on the black box located on the wall just outside the Membership Office.


Interested in Becoming a Member?

Complete the inquiry form below and a member of our team will be in touch with you shortly.

  • Highly Experienced and Certified Personal Trainers
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Squash & Racquetball Courts
  • 100 Metre Suspended Running / Walking Track
  • Group Fitness, Aquafit & Spinning Classes
  • Circuit 55+
  • Goal-Setting Interview
  • Separate Change Rooms
  • Lockers
  • Towel Service
  • Dry Saunas
  • TV Lounges and More
  • Steam Room and Hot Spa
  • Men and Women Workout Areas
  • Certified Personal Training
  • Seasonal Outdoor Tennis
  • Group & Private Swimming Lessons
  • Specialty Aquafitness Classes and Pool Rental
  • Yoga
  • Meditation
  • OMEGA Small Group Training (Members only)
  • Boxing / Non-Contact
  • Box-Fit
  • Karate
  • Tai Chi / Self-Defense
  • Gentle Fitness
  • Registered Massage Therapists

*Subject to availability.

Additional membership information:

The first day of registration for Columbus Centre Athletic Club Members, Members’ immediate family and Non-Members will be held in the Membership Office during office hours.


Fall Term
Members – Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Non-Members – Thursday, September 8, 2022


Winter Term

Members – Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Non-Members – Thursday, January 5, 2023

All program participants may pre-register for the next upcoming session on the last day or later of their current session. Participants may only pre-register for the same class they are currently enrolled in (same day & same time).

  1. On Members registration day, children with memberships, and parent members with children 12 years of age or younger may register for the upcoming session. The Members fee will apply unless your membership is on hold.
  2. Members’ immediate family of the Columbus Centre, Joseph D. Carrier Art Gallery, Child Care and other recognized affiliations of Columbus Centre may register on this day. Proof of affiliation must be shown either by a receipt or written permission from the applicable department. The Non-Members fee will apply to all who do not have an athletic membership.
  3. All other Non-Members may register on this day. The Non-Members fee will apply.
A Letter of Credit for a program will be only issued by the Supervisor. Any classes taken or missed by the participant will be prorated from the original cost of the program and will be subject to a $10.00 administrative fee.

A refund will be issued only if the request is received five days prior to start of the program. Refunds will be subject to a $10.00 administrative fee. No exceptions. The Columbus Centre reserves the right to cancel or combine classes due to insufficient registration. Registration fees for persons 15 or older are subject to HST.

Additional corrections subject to credit only.

When accompanying a young participant (12 and under) we ask that only one family member enter the facility. However, we understand that babysitting may be an issue, therefore, siblings of the participant may enter as well but we ask that noise be kept to a minimum while walking in the hallways as a courtesy to participants in other programs. Participants aged 13 and older may enter the facility without accompaniment. Should you have any questions please ask any of our membership office staff.

  • Children 6 – 12 years old must be accompanied by a member 18 years and older
  • Youth members 13-17 years of age are required to have their parents or guardians co-sign their membership agreement
  • Towel Rental for General members is $2.00/towel
  • Membership card replacement is $5.00 each time

All Fees are subject to change without notice. HST extra where applicable.

The Lawrence & Dufferin campus has a paid parking system administered by a third-party operator. Parking is charged between the hours of 6 am to 6 pm Monday through Friday.


Valid members of the Athletic facility are granted one-time a day 4 hour courtesy parking for the duration of your membership by applying for an exemption and paying the non-refundable one-time $20 activation fee.

Please contact our membership office to arrange for your personal facility tour or/and complimentary Guest Pass.

Columbus Centre Athletic Club Hours

Monday – Thursday: 6:00am – 10:30pm

(Must leave the facility by 11:00pm)

Friday: 6:00am – 8:30pm

(Must leave the facility by 9:00pm)

Saturday and Sunday: 7:00am – 6:30pm

(Must leave the facility by 7:00pm)


Membership Office Hours 

Monday to Thursday: 9:00am – 8:30pm

Friday: 9:00am to 4:30pm

Saturday: Open by appointment only – No walk-ins 9:00am to 4:30pm

Sunday: Closed


Columbus Centre Athletic Club
901 Lawrence Avenue West (at Dufferin Street), Toronto, ON M6A 1C3

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