Active Living - Town of Ajax
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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!

Squash Day in Canada

#TrySquash at the Ajax Squash Club during Squash Day in Canada, September 30

The Ajax Squash Club is one of hundreds across Canada who will participate in Squash Day in Canada, a joint effort of Squash Canada and ParticipACTION. 

The ParticipACTION 150 Play List encourages Canadians to try 150 activities this year in celebration of our country's 150th anniversary. Participating in Squash Day in Canada on September 30 will be a great opportunity for Canadians to try a new sport and check off another activity on their personal Play List.

Anyone from 8 to 88+ can reap the benefits of playing squash, and enjoy the fun, fitness and friendship of this great sport. Equipment, court time and instruction will be offered. All are welcome! Indoor, non-marking soled-shoes required.

 Free try-it court times, equipment provided, refreshments, prizes and play the Squash Pro.

 Date:               September 30

Time:               10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Location:         Ajax Community Centre, 75 Centennial Rd., Ajax

Contact:          905-427-8811, email: kevin.smith@ajax.ca

 

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: durham.ca

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 2017 takes place on Sunday, October 1, 2017. Stay tuned for registration information. To view previous years' race results, please visit runajax.ca.

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.

Learn more about the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines.