MARCH 17th, 2020

COVID-19, Recreation Response 

Effective immediately, all City of Iqaluit Recreation facilities and programs are closed to the public until further notice. 

If your Aquatic Centre pass, receation rental or booking is impacted by this closure please contact 975-8544 (Aquatic Centre) or 979-5611 (all other Recreation facilities.) 


The City will reassess the cancellations and closures by April 6, 2020 and notify the public of any changes

The City of Iqaluit is committed to enhancing the quality of life for all Iqalummuit by creating opportunities for individuals and families to lead healthy lives through the delivery of sport, recreation and cultural programs and services. Iqaluit offers a wide range of exciting recreation opportunities. Sport organizations, cultural groups, businesses, not-for-profit societies and service clubs all work closely with the department to ensure that the recreational needs of our community are met.

We understand that from time to time, you may need to cancel your involvement in our programs.  Please click here for information on our refund policy

Please find our behaviour policy for camp and other children's programming here.

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Please click on the Facility link to the right of this page for more information about what's happening at each of our facilities!

The administration office for the Recreation Department is in the Arctic Winter Games Complex located on the Apex Road. For inquiries that are not related to the Aquatic Centre, for general information, facility bookings and related recreational services are coordinated through this office.  The office is open Monday to Friday. 1:00-5:30pm, excepting holidays.  For questions about anything related to the Aquatic Centre, please contact them directly. 

Please see contact list below for more information. 

Recreation Contacts

Iqaluit Aquatic Centre
phone: (867) 975-8544

Rubina Hoque - Guest Services Supervisor
phone: (867) 975-8544

Recreation Guest Services Associate (Recreation Office - AWG Arena)
phone: (867)979-5611

Billy Anderson - Acting Recreation Programmer
phone: (867) 979-5627

Kevan Nelson - Recreation Program Coordinator
phone: (867) 975-8508

Vacant- Youth Coordinator

Justin Tambogon- Youth Programmer
phone: (867) 975-5620

Nic Chu-Fitness Centre Coordinator
phone: (867) 975-8529

Selina Kim-Aquatic Programs Manager
phone: (867) 975-8540

Vacant- Aquatic Programs Supervisor
phone: (867) 975-8544

Todd Gardner - Facilities Coordinator
phone: (867) 979-5618

Conor Goddard- Recreation Services Manager

phone: (867) 979-5620

Stephanie Clark- Director of Recreation
phone: (867) 975-8532

Customer Privacy and Email Consent: The City of Iqaluit will not sell, distribute, barter or transfer any personally identifiable information obtained about our Guests to parties outside of the City.  By providing your email address during account or program registration, you consent to receive information about programs and services the Department of Recreation Offers.