Thompson Community Centre
5151 Granville Avenue
Richmond, BC V7C 1E6
Fitness Coordinator: Roland Neville
Monday to Friday: 6:00am - 9:45pm
Saturday: 7:00am - 8:45pm
Sunday: 7:00am - 8:45pm
Public Holiday Hours
There’s no excuse to miss your workout!
All community centres are open regular weekend hours plus select community centres are now open on public holidays! This is a great chance to come in for a workout with friends and family. Use your Total Fitness Pass at select centres on public holidays for no extra fee.
Fitness Classes Drop-in Schedule
Thompson Fitness Brochure - Spring 2018
Fitness Centre Overview
BC Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA) registered staff can provide fitness and wellness advice for the beginner to advance participant. Fitness assessments and personalized programs can be booked through the Fitness Coordinator.
The 3,500 square foot fitness centre features state-of-the-art fitness equipment including seven flat screen TVs and 13 cardio TVs.
- 8 NEW Cybex Treadmills (with embedded TVs)
- 2 Cybex Arc Trainers (with embedded TVs)
- 4 Precor Ellipticals
- 1 Octane Elliptical
- 2 Precor AMTs
- 3 Keiser Spin Bikes
- 1 True Upright Bike (with touch screen TV)
- 2 True Recumbent Bikes (with touch screen TV)
- 1 Sci Fit Recumbent Stepper
- 2 Concept Rowers
- UMAX Dumbbells and Plates
- Paramount and Atlantis Selectorized Equipment
- Matrix Functional Trainer, Squat Rack, Bench Press, Smith Machine, Cable Cross-over and a Stretching Area.
BONUS Mezzanine Fitness Area
We have added additional space upstairs to our Mezzanine Fitness area, which was officially opened August 2015. We have installed a stretching and core area (includes mats, foam rollers, bands, weights, fitness balls) with the following equipment:
- 1 LifeFitness Upright Bike
- 2 LifeFitness Recumbent Bikes
- 1 True Upright Bike
- 1 True Elliptical
- 1 True Transverse Lateral Trainer
- 1 Stages Spin Bike
Thompson Community Centre offers a number of options for accessing fitness programs, including paying a drop-in fee or purchasing a visit card or fitness centre pass, as well as offering programs for registration. See the Fitness Fees section for more information.
Fitness Centre Orientation
Book an orientation to the Fitness Centre with a BCRPA registered Weight Trainer and learn proper techniques for equipment use and Fitness Centre etiquette. Call 604-238-8434 to book an appointment.
Youth 13-15 years old must complete a youth orientation, demonstrate appropriate maturity level and have a parental consent form signed prior to Fitness Centre access. Youth orientations can be booked by calling the centre of your choice, and need only be completed once for eligibility to exercise at all centres. Youth 16 and 17 years old are optional for youth orientations, but must have a parental consent form signed.
PAR-Q+ (The Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire for Everyone)
When you take part in any fitness activity at a City facility you will be asked to either complete a PAR-Q+, read the large poster version of the form, or to confirm you have completed the online version of the questionnaire, or complete and print the form here PAR-Q Form 2018. This form is designed to identify people for whom a change in physical activity may pose a risk.
All Thompson personal trainers have met or have exceeded the standards set out by the BCRPA, the provincial registration and governing association for fitness leaders in BC. This team of highly qualified personnel can help achieve a wide variety of health, fitness and training goals. Call 604-238-8434 for more information.
|Personal Training Fees|
|# of Sessions||Cost|
|1 session (1 hour)||$51.15|
|3 sessions (1 hour)||$145.80|
|5 sessions (1 hour)||$230.20|
|10 sessions (1 hour)||$434.80|
|10 sessions (30 minutes)||$230.20|
|20 sessions (30 minutes)||$434.80|
|Call 604-238-8434 for Group Training fees.|
For more information about the programs above and other fitness programs at Thompson Community Centre, call 604-238-8422 or the Registration Call Centre at 604-276-4300. For a complete program listing, see the Parks, Recreation and Culture Guide.