We can help you achieve your health and fitness goals.

Membership Options and Fees

The Town of Ajax offers quality fitness memberships at an affordable price, including:

Group Fitness

Our fitness experts will motivate you!

Group fitness classes are a great way to reach your fitness goals. Let our certified instructors show you how to build endurance, strength, and flexibility. We offer classes everyone can enjoy at any fitness level.

Visit our Group Fitness page for more information.

Current Promotions

Give the Gift of Fitness this Holiday Season!

'Tis the season for gift purchasing! Get a FREE gym bag when you purchase a $75 or more Fitness and Health Centre Gift Card from December 1-24, 2018. Offer available to first 60 purchases. Gift cards are redeemable after December 26, 2018 and can be used towards a Fitness and Health Centre activity, membership or service. Ask any Customer Service Representative located at the Ajax Community Centre, McLean Community Centre and Audley Recreation Centre to purchase your gift card today.

Family Active PLUS Membership - $93.00 per month

Includes up to four people 13 years and older, living at the same address: 

Save $80! Teen Weight Training Course (13-17 years)

Prior to working out in the Fitness & Health Centres (FHC), teens must complete a ten hour Teen Weight Training Course and learn how to:

  • Exercise safely
  • Choose appropriate weight and exercises
  • Understand basic anatomy

Save the $80 course fee with a 3-month Teen Fitness & Health Centre or Combo fitness membership. Register at either the Ajax or McLean Community Centre Customer Service Desks.

Member Referral Program

  • Get one month added on your membership for each annual membership you refer

  • Bring a guest for a free visit to try our facilities

Fast Track to Fitness $175+HST. Save more than $50!

Includes:

  • Three month adult membership
  • One hour consultation and Fitness Appraisal with a CSEP Certified Personal Trainer
  • One hour demonstration session of a personalized exercise program

Two FREE Fitness Guest Passes to visit any City of Markham Fitness Centre:

Membership Benefits

Come for a free tour and discover our membership perks:

  • Daily 15-minute Ab Clinics
  • Free Exercise Workshops
  • Fruity Friday - free fruit giveaway one day each month
  • CLUB 100 - Annual celebration, prize awards and group photo for members who track 100+ workouts in a calendar year
  • Member Appreciation Days - free giveaways and other surprises

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Squash

We have five international squash courts for recreational play located at the Ajax Community Centre. Learn about squash programs, lessons, drop-in times and round robins. 

Personal Training

Train with our motivating, professional fitness staff certified to design programs specific to your needs. Individual and group rates  available. 

Craig Daynard

Being a 20 year veteran in the fitness industry, Craig can accommodate many different populations, including injuries, weight loss, strength, sports and more. Credentials include:

  • NEW! Registered Kinesiologist 
  • Certified Exercise Physiologist (CSEP)
  • Certified Personal Trainer (CSEP,CPTN.M)
  • Honours BPHE Degree
  • Post Rehab Specialist (CPTN)
  • Certified in the Healthy "HEART WISE" Program
  • Certified PREP Appraiser (Physical Readiness Evaluation for Police)

Dustin

Dustin's interests include bodybuilding, gaining strength and size. He is highly motivated and feels that everyone has something that will motivate them to become healthier and happier. Dustin specializes in pushing past plateaus. He has a passion for exercise, is very approachable and welcomes all of your questions. Credentials include:

  • Certified Personal Trainer (CSEP)
  • Certified Personal Trainer (canfitpro)
  • Fitness & Health Promotion Diploma
  • NCCP Multisport Certified

Linda Calla

With many years of customer service experience, Linda draws her energy from sharing her experience and knowledge with her clients and watching them reach their goals. Credentials include:

  • Certified Personal Trainer (canfitpro)
  • Advanced Exercise Nutrition (canfitpro)

Peter Golebiowski

Peter's training approach is posture and performance oriented. Everything comes back to exercising efficiently and translating efforts in the gym to performance in the real world. Credentials include:

  • Fitness and Health Promotion  Diploma (Humber College)
  • Certified Personal Trainer (CSEP)
  • Certified AED & CPR with First Aid

Wayne Kumano

Do you require strength, speed and agility for competition? Is weight loss your goal? Are you tired of the same workout routine? Wayne provides his clients with knowledge, support, guidance and motivation which he believes are important factors in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Credentials include:

  • Certified Personal Trainer (CSEP)
  • Sports Administration Diploma
  • National Coaching Certification Program
  • Twist Sport Conditioning Certification
  • YMCA Individual Conditioning

New Members Welcome and Etiquette

Welcome to the Town of Ajax Fitness & Health Centres. We are sure that you will enjoy our exceptional facilities, outstanding programs and professional staff. Your Fitness Team is committed to assisting you to reach your fitness and active lifestyle goals.

The Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology accredits our fitness facilities. This accreditation guarantees highly skilled staff, exceptional programs and outstanding service. All of our fitness staff are Certified Personal Trainers. We are here to give you an exceptional fitness experience. Please do not hesitate to ask for assistance.

Your Fitness & Health Centre membership allows you access to both the Ajax Community Centre and the McLean Community Centres. Your membership also includes unlimited skating and swimming during public swim/skate times.

With every new member you refer to our Fitness & Health Centres for a One Year Membership, add a one month extension to your membership. You are welcome to bring a guest in for ONE complimentary workout. You must accompany your guest during their visit in the Fitness & Health Centre. Guests must provide photo identification (i.e. Driver's License) when signing in and must be 18 years of age or older.

Please let us know if there is anything we can do to improve our services and make your experience a better one.

Yours in fitness & health,

Mike Margach

Fitness & Health Centre Supervisor 
Town of Ajax
Phone: 905-619-2529 ext. 7517
FAX: 905-428-2809
michael.margach@ajax.ca

Members Etiquette

CAUTION: The equipment in the Fitness & Health Centres may present hazards which can lead to serious injury. If you are unsure on how to use a machine, or notice that it is not functioning properly, please request the help of the Fitness & Health Centre Consultant on duty.

Etiquette:

  • Please leave all personal belongings in a locker; locks can be rented or purchased from the Reception Desk; lockers are for day use only; locks will be removed if left on lockers for more than 24 hours.
  • You can put your membership on hold. Please see our Customer Service Staff for details.
  • All members must have their membership cards visible while using the Fitness & Health Centre. All members must scan their membership card at the Reception Desk at every visit.
  • You will be asked to leave if you are not wearing proper, clean, athletic attire (shirt, indoor athletic shoes, shorts/athletic pants) for health and safety reasons; no outdoor footwear is permitted in the Fitness & Health Centre or Fitness Studio.
  • All weights must be returned to their original location to:
    • Reduce trip hazards
    • Prevent others from moving weights heavier than they can safely lift
    • Free equipment for the next person to use
  • Please wipe off equipment after use; paper towels and disinfectant are provided.
  • No children are permitted in the Fitness & Health Centre's Member Change rooms.
  • Please allow fellow members to "work-in" as necessary during your workout.
  • Please ask the Fitness & Health Centre staff for assistance as required.
  • At the discretion of Recreation and Culture staff, membership privileges may be suspended or revoked. The Town of Ajax "Code of Conduct", located in the main reception area of the Ajax and McLean Community Centres, states the behaviours expected of facility and program users as well as Fitness & Health Centre members. 

 Sauna Safety:

  • Take a shower before going into the sauna.
  • We recommend users sit on a towel.
  • Do not leave towels unattended in the sauna.
  • Do not shave in the sauna.
  • Do not spray or pour water or other liquids on to the sauna rocks.
  • Keep conversation and noise level to a minimum.
  • Be respectful of others personal space.

People on prescription drugs or suffering from certain medical conditions such as pregnancy, high/low blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease and obesity should consult their physician before using the sauna.

Locations and Hours of Operation

Ajax Community Centre

75 Centennial Drive

Monday to Friday 6 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. (5 p.m. July to August)

 

McLean Community Centre

95 Magill Drive

Monday to Friday 5:15 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday 6:45 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

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