Sidney offers a wide range of recreation and fitness facilities, no matter what your age or fitness level.
Panorama Recreation Centre has a variety of recreational and general interest programs at many different locations throughout Sidney, North Saanich, and Central Saanich. The SHOAL Centre (Sidney's Seniors Activity Centre) offers a number of exercise classes, yoga, bridge and other social games and crafts including lapidary, carving, clay works, weaving, knitting, woodwork, and wellness workshops.
The following links provide more information about recreation opportunities on the Peninsula.
The Town of Sidney also has a Community Wellness Park next to the Library at 10091 Resthaven Drive. This park opened in May 2009 with financial contributions from the Peninsula Co-op, ActNow BC and the Town of Sidney to promote a safe and healthy outdoor exercise environment for seniors, persons with disabilities and the community as a whole.
Each piece of equipment is easy to operate and instructional signs accompany each one so that maximum benefits can be reached.
The circuit includes:
• Mobility Rehabilitator
• Stationary Cycler Handles and Pedals
• Balance Stepping
• Tai Chi Wheels
• Chest/Back Press
• Pull up/Push up
• Two Cardio Steppers
• Balance Beam Stepper
• Assisted Row/Push-up
• Squat Press
• Sit-up Bench