Our weight rooms are currently open to Selkirk College students and staff by appointment only and we are operating at reduced hours. Gymnasiums are currently closed at this time. Please contact us for more information and to book a time slot.
Due to the ongoing uncertainty of COVID, we will not be renting or booking our gym spaces to community groups until at least January 2021. We will be monitoring the situation closely and will update this status as soon as possible and in accordance with the Provincial Health Authorities.
We will be processing refunds, please contact us to inquire.
Current Hours of Operation (subject to change)
Monday - Friday 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday Closed
**Selkirk College Staff and Student ID cards will be required starting October 13, 2020**
Click here for our Daily Prescreening Assessment
Weight Room COVID-19 Protocols
The following prescreen is required for all users each time prior to coming to the facility.
Masks are required anytime people walk through the building, but not while working out.
One at a time for washroom use.
No access to change rooms or gym lockers.
Water fountains are to be used for refilling water bottles. NO MOUTH SPOUT.
Booking a time and sign in procedure:
a) Phone or email ahead to book a time.
b) Maximum 1 hour sessions. Arrive no more than 5 minutes prior and leave no more than 5 minutes after.
c) Proceed through designated entrance with mask on.
d) Use hand sanitizer that has been provided.
e) Confirm prescreen and reading of gym protocols during sign in at front counter.
f) Grab cleaning kit and proceed to the weight room.
Maintain physical distance (6ft or 2m) at all times.
Do not use equipment or apparatus directly adjacent to someone else.
Clean everything that is touched where possible. On items where a full clean is not possible (i.e. medicine ball), use hand sanitizer before touching.
DO NOT use any equipment that is still wet from a previous cleaning.
Return cleaning kit when session is done and exit at the designated exit point.
Please bring your own personal equipment (i.e. gloves, belts, yoga mats, rollers, etc).
Please contact us for more information and to book a time slot: 250-505-1325
*Gymnasiums closed: Located upstairs in Tenth Street Campus's Mary Hall, the weight room & office overlook the full size gymnasium. The office has a variety of equipment for loan to students (frisbees, footballs, basketballs, soccer balls, cricket equipment, snow shoes, volleyballs, badminton equipment, ping pong supplies, etc) and also offers a locker and towel service.
*Currently Suspended due to COVID-19: All facilities are available for private bookings, birthday parties, private bookings and special events, click here for more information. Please contact Recreation Services for specific inquiries.
Nelson Tenth Street Mary Hall 250-505-1325 or click here to email us.
Gym facility fees
All students and staff use the campus recreation facilities for FREE.
The town of Nelson has outdoor tennis courts, and a full recreation facility (including a swimming pool and skating rinks) with student rates available. Above the Silver King and Tenth Street campuses, there are plenty of hiking, mountain biking trails. Above the Tenth Street campus there is a rail grade trail for walking, running, biking, snow shoeing, and cross country skiing.
Check out our Tenth Street Gym Facebook, for up-to-date information and health tips.