Shaw Centre

Saskatoon, SK, CANADA

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Shaw Centre
Address
122 Bowlt Crescent
Saskatoon, SK S7M 0L1
CANADA
Telephone
(306) 975-7744

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
CAD 9.80. [November, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, 10 lanes x 25m, ? lanes, 3m - 5m depth , indoors , 80ºF (27ºC)
Pool 2
25m, 6 lanes , indoors , 80ºF (27ºC)

Location

GPS
52.12839, -106.74598

Teams That Use This Facility

Triathlon
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

There is also a children's pool area with water features, lazy river, zero depth entry pool, and a separate waterslide.

Facility Reviews

It's the only place in town to swim a full 50 meters, since the bulkhead at the Harry Bailey seems to be permanently splitting the pool in two. The pool staff are not particularly friendly, but they do their jobs adequately. Locker rooms are an awkward design, but there's a separate changing room for families, so fewer small children running around. It's convenient for the west side of town.
A really nice Olympic-level pool. There was hardly anyone there during the day, when I visited. The pool was setup with bulkheads as three, separate, 25m swim areas. No lane lines were deployed. I had a whole section to myself.
School groups use the recreation pool adjacent to the competition pool. Huge hot tub. The facility is co-located with a high school, so watch out for erratic driving in the parking lot and in the vicinity.
The Shaw Center is a five-minute drive from airport hotels.
Inexpensive coffee, breakfast, and lunch can be had at the cafe in the lobby.
[October, 2013]