At the first Olympic games, the ancient Greeks and awarded medals in only three events: wrestling, discus throw, and pin the tail on the Pegasus. Feel the glory of athletic achievement with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
$18 for one-month of unlimited running-track access (a $36 value)
- 6-lane, 200-metre indoor track
- Includes access to stretching area outfitted with abdominal exercise equipment and stability balls
- All levels and speeds allowed, including walking and stroller pushers
- Access to changing room<p>
$25 for one-month of unlimited adult lane swimming and unlimited coached masters workouts (a $50 value) * Adult lane swimming in Aquarena Pool, the province’s only 50-metre indoor pool. View the lane swim schedule * Two levels of coached master workouts focus on fitness and stroke technique for recreational or advanced, competitive swimmers. View the masters workout schedule * Access to the Aquarena’s sauna and changing room<p>
The Works’ staff of more than 280 trained professionals—most of whom are students or alumni of Memorial University of Newfoundland—keep St. John’s citizens of all ages in motion via a host of fitness, aquatic, and leisure programs.
At the Field House, bolstered by shining glass walls and gleaming courts that reverberate with the sounds of running feet, guests unleash their inner athletes with facilities that include an indoor track, an air-conditioned gym, and a spin studio. Lifeguards patrol The Aquarena’s watery expanses, ensuring that lanes remain free of cannonball-induced traffic jams. Swim instructors guide pupils through all levels of lessons in the pool, and public, family, and super swims elicit squeals of glee with a dangling Tarzan rope and an inflatable obstacle course.
Champions of bringing the community together through health-building activities, staffers host children’s and youth programs designed to channel youthful energy as well as a seniors' fitness program that fosters well-being in a welcoming social setting.