Active Living - Town of Ajax

Active Living in Ajax

Physical activity opportunities in everyday living abound in Ajax. From two award-winning Fitness & Health Centres, Group Fitness classes and Squash clinics, to less structured activities including the use of recreational trails and parks, Ajax residents have every opportunity to lead an active lifestyle.

Embrace your health, it's worth making time for!

Useful links

  • 2015 Active Living Report Card - 2015 ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children & Youth

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I CAN Get Active

The I CAN Get Active Strategy was approved by Council in 2008 and offers Ajax residents many free or low-cost active living opportunities, including:

  • Grade 5 Action Pass
    Pass allows for free public skating & swimming for current Grade 5 students. Pick up your free Action Pass at one of our community centres. Proof of date of birth and address is required. Read more about the Grade 5 Action Pass at: 

  • Snowshoe Loaning Program

  • Nordic Walking Poles
    The I CAN Get Active initiative aims to inform residents of programs, facilities and opportunities. It also encourages residents to be more active, to enjoy greater and barrier free access to information and services, and be better able to set and attain personal goals.

  • Run Ajax Waterfront Half-Marathon & 5K
    Run Ajax 2016 takes place on Sunday, September 25, 2016. For more information, to register or  view previous years' race results, please visit

Get involved; be inspired; ignite a new healthy you.

For more information on Active Living opportunities, please contact the Active Living Coordinator at 905-619-2529 ext. 7513.

Read more about healthy living at:

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Learn more about the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines.