Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex

COVID-19 PHO Update: Friday, Dec. 18

For updates on the latest Public Health Orders that relate to recreation, please visit the COVID-19 web page.


The Poirier Sport and Leisure Complex is a 190,000-square-foot, ice and fitness facility with:

  • Diving boards
  • Indoor fitness track – currently not available
  • Lap pool
  • Leisure-therapy pool
  • Number of accessible features
  • Relaxation area with whirlpool – currently not available 
  • Steam room and dry sauna – currently not available 

It offers a variety of ice skating, aquatic, fitness and dry floor programs, as well as pre-registered drop-in classes. It’s also home to the Coquitlam Sports Hall of Fame, great amateur, championship-level hockey and lacrosse, as well as a licensed café.

Hours of Operation

  • 7 days a week, 6:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | 3:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. 

Pre-registered Drop-in Programming

A number of indoor activities formerly offered on a drop-in basis – including length and family swimming, skating and weight room access – is available for pre-registration. Registration for drop-in activities is available 48 hours in advance and must be prepaid online or by phone. If you need to cancel you must do so a minimum 24 hours before the start of the session.

Pre-registered Drop-in Fees

  • $1 for child/youth and senior
  • $2 per adult
  • $5 per family (group of 6)

Recreation drop-in fees have been temporarily reduced through the support of the City's Community Support and Recovery Program.

To register for a course, reserve lane or for more details, please visit the Registration web page.

New Facility Entrances

To protect the health of users' and staff and to limit the number of human interactions, each program is using a separate entrance. View the Map (PDF)

Please note that the City of Coquitlam, consistent with the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) recommendations, expects that all people entering City facilities wear a mask.

Fitness Centre Information

See the lit of the Fitness Centre Equipment (PDF) available. 

  • As per the PHO, please wear a mask when entering City facilities and keep it on at all times, unless engaged in physical activity.
  • Staff will wear masks at all times.
  • Physical distancing will be enforced at all times in our Fitness Centres.
  • Equipment is spaced at least 6 feet apart to ensure a safe distance between participants. See available Fitness Equipment.
  • One-way travel has been implemented in narrow walkways. 
  • Fitness Centre users must be 13+. Note: Youth 13 – 15 must complete a mandatory Youth Fitness Orientation prior to using the Fitness Centre.

General Guidelines for Using the Fitness Centre

Pre-registered weight room drop-ins are 60 minutes long. Appointments can be made up to 24 hours in advance and must be prepaid online or by phone. 

  • Arrive 5 – 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment.
  • Arrive in your workout attire with a full water bottle – no access to change rooms, lockers or water fountains.
  • Follow all posted signage. 
  • Maintain 6 feet distance from other participants at all times.
  • Avoid setting up too close to other users when using free weights.
  • No spotting – please select weights that can be safely lifted without the use of a spotter.

New Change Rooms for Arena Three

New player and referee change rooms will be added to Arena Three with the purpose of improving function and user experiences. The 4,150-square-foot (386-square metre) addition on the facility’s south side will house four new player change rooms and two referee change rooms, complete with showers and washrooms. The addition is expected to be ready for use by the fall 2020 ice season.

Construction is set to begin Monday, February 24. Check back here for ongoing construction updates throughout the project.

Learn to Skate

New to skating? Review these frequently asked questions (PDF) before you start.

Personal Training

Whether you are new to the gym or an experienced fitness lover, a personal trainer can teach you new exercises, keep you motivated and working out effectively and efficiently.

Rental Information

We have rental space available for meetings, family celebrations and social opportunities. For more information phone 604-927-4386 (press 4) or email Bookings. If you prefer, view our Room Rentals page for more information.

Low & No-Cost Programs

Looking for a more affordable way to become more physically active? We’ve got lots of Low & No-Cost Programs to keep active.