Pool & Playground

pirate_day (2)Built in 1959, the HYC pool still carries a long tradition of spirit, sportsmanship and enthusiasm in it’s varied aquatic activities. Our team of certified lifeguards and instructors offer many programs such as junior swim lessons, Bronze lifesaving classes and aquafit. Our team coaches offer quality synchronized swimming, water-polo and swim team instruction to prepare our teams for competition at West Island pools. HYC’s professional staff and volunteer parents are committed to quality instruction in a fun and creative atmosphere. Safety continues to be our number one priority.

Our pool is a happening place!

Junior Pool Programs

Click here for a full description of all Swimming Programs.

pirate_day (9)All junior programs and certifications are based on the Canadian Red Cross and Life Saving Society swim program models.

  • Red Cross Swim Preschool Program
    For ages: 4 months to 5 years
  • Red Cross Swim Kids Program
    10 level program for ages 3 and over
  • Swim Team
    10 years and under
    11 years and older
  • Synchro Lessons
    Swimmers with level 5
  • Synchro Team
  • WaterPolo
    Swimmers with level 7
  • Leaders
    10 and over as of September 1st, 2016
  • Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross
    Swimmers 13 years and over that have completed level 10


Adult Pool Programs

  • Master Conditioning
    Minimum registration required
  • Aquafit


When your children are not swimming, they are welcome to join our hired animators in the playground for arts & crafts and sports activities.

Age restrictions apply