SPORT and WELLNESS

Macewan employees

Sport and Wellness offers employee-exclusive programming.

Employee programs

The following programs take place at City Centre Campus in the Christenson Family Centre for Sport and Wellness. The Sidekick Six and Fabulous Four programs include Sport and Wellness memberships for the duration of the course and can be covered through the Access to University Learning Activities Fund.

Fabulous FOUR Pass*

  • An employee membership to MUSW for the duration of the program including access to all Value-Added classes, fitness centre, gym, pool and a member rate on registered programs.
  • Registration into a registered group fitness class of your choosing (please see Courses & Classes under Fitness on our website.) Please include your class choice in the additional note section of the Access to Learning form. Do not submit a separate application for the fitness class. Classes will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Access to the NIRSA video library with virtual group fitness classes from Universities all across Canada.
  • Monthly HB=HM Newsletter including information on events and services, recipes and more!
Code Dates Price
4000 Jan 7 – May 6 $255
4000 May 7 – Sep 6 $255
4000 Sep 7 – Jan 6 $255

Sidekick Six Pass*

  • An employee membership to MUSW for the duration of the program including access to all Value-Added classes, fitness centre, gym, pool and a member rate on registered programs.
  • One ready-made fitness program. Please include your program choice in the additional note section of the Access to Learning form (see under Personal Training under Fitness on our website). Do not submit a separate application for the program.
  • Access to the NIRSA video library with virtual group fitness classes from Universities all across Canada.
  • One Single PT session with a certified personal trainer (includes a 30 minute consultation and program design to be delivered during a one hour session).
  • Monthly HB=HM Newsletter including information on events and services, recipes and more!
Code Dates Price
4002 Jan 1 – Jun 30 $360
4001 Mar 1 – Aug 31 $360
4002 Jul 1 – Dec 31 $360
4001 Sep 1– Feb 28 $360

*A program pass cannot be frozen, as it is associated with the run-time of the program to which it belongs. Pre-existing memberships will not be subtracted from program fees, but can be frozen for the duration of the program.

Sport and Wellness also has MacEwan University employee discounted memberships, including discounted spousal memberships, and employee drop-in rates.

Ongoing personal training camcorner icon

Whether you’re new to the gym, working towards a competition or want a tune up on your routine, our certified personal trainers can help you get there. Personal training is offered in-person or camcorner icon virtually.

Book your free 30-minute consultation with a trainer prior to purchasing sessions to determine the best path to success. For more information on personal training and to set up your free training consultation, please fill out the Consultation Form or call 780-497-5693.

Please note that there is limited availability during weekday evenings. Should you require training within this window, there may be a delay for new ongoing personal training clients; our team will contact you for a consultation when availability opens. Please provide various scheduling options when possible to match you with the best fit.

After your consultation, book some personal training sessions. The cost of a session is the same for single participant, or a group—so grab up to two friends and train for a fraction of the cost! If you choose to train as a group simply divide the rate by the number of participants to get your per person rate. Max of three participants per group. Group sessions must be paid for in a single transaction.

Discover our individual Personal Training Incentive pricing. A reward for choosing Sport and Wellness as your training destination.

Student/Member Rates

Sessions Code Price per session Total price
1 x 60 mins 4003 $78 $78
5 x 60 mins 4004 $67.60 $338
10 x 60 mins 4005 $64.30 $643
10 x 30 mins 4007 $35.80 $358
20 x 30 mins 4008 $33.90 $678

Non-Member Rates

Sessions Code Price per session Total price
1 x 60 mins 4003 $86 $86
5 x 60 mins 4004 $75.60 $378
10 x 60 mins 4005 $72.30 $723
10 x 30 mins 4007 $39.80 $398
20 x 30 mins 4008 $37.65 $753
*Notes:
  • The rate per person/session is fixed. The rate is the same regardless of the size of the group.
  • Please provide 24 hours notice if you are unable to make your scheduled appointment. Cancelled sessions will count at the full session rate if proper notice is not given.
  • Personal Training packages expire one year after purchase.

REGISTER

An affordable option for those who want a structured training program. These four-week programs are created by our highly educated, certified exercise specialists to suit a variety of training goals. For individualized training, check out our personal training.

BUY A PROGRAM

Price: MacEwan Students/Members: $30, Public: $40.

Barbell Basics Program (3x/week)

Equipment: Broomstick/barbell, optional additional weights.
Description: This course is a four-week progressive course aimed at refining technique in Squats, Deadlifts, Presses and Pulls. At the end of the course, participants will learn and master the basic movements that utilize a barbell so that they may add more exercises to their arsenal.

Complete Workout Upper Body Focus (3x/week)

Equipment: Access to a fitness facility required.
Description: The focus of this workout program is to elicit more muscular growth for the upper body while putting lower body development onto maintenance. You will find your upper body becoming a little more beat up, while your lower body is maintained or grows at a slower pace.

Full-Body Booty & Core Builder Program (3x/week)

Equipment: Access to a fitness facility required.
Description: Each workout emphasizes volume in the glutes and lower body to help increase muscular size and tone, while helping you to improve core strength.

Full-Body Balanced Workout (3x/week)

Equipment: Access to a fitness facility required.
Description: This program is designed get larger muscle groups and maximize your efficiency in the gym, targeting out larger movements and utilizing supersets and circuits to increase the efficiency of your workouts.

Home Full-Body Program(3x/week)

Equipment: Banding/Tubing recommended, exercises may be performed with bodyweight.
Description: This progressive four-week program is designed for anyone, beginner to advanced intermediate that just needs a little help structuring their workouts.

Run Strong (3x/week)

Equipment: Access to a fitness facility required.
Description: Lift to improve your run performance including strength and prehab workouts.

Tactical Fitness(3-4x/week)

Equipment: Access to a fitness facility required.
Description: A program built for those pursuing a career or currently employed in law enforcement/corrections.

Do you suffer from chronic pain or acute orthopedic injuries? Athlete or not, contact our qualified Athletic Therapists at athletictherapy@macewan.ca to book your appointment.

Sessions Code Member Price Public Price
Initial assessment and treatment 4012 $90 $100
Follow-up treatment 4013 $70 $78
One assessment, five treatments 4011 $425 $475
Six treatments 4010 $402 $450

How to register

You can register for employee-exclusive programs in-person at the Welcome Desk, by phone or through Access to University Learning Activities funding.

Using Access to University Learning Funding

To use Access to University Learning Activities funding, complete the online application and submit to Human Resources for approval.

Application for Access to University Learning Activities

There are some details to keep in mind before you register:

If an activity is primarily for personal benefit, any funding received for the activity will be assessed as a taxable benefit, as per Revenue Canada regulations. The assessment and corresponding adjustment to your pay cheque will occur in the month following the commencement of the course or activity.

Commit to be fit with our new Early Bird discount pricing. If you missed out on the savings, you still have time to sign up before the registration deadline. If you need to cancel, you will receive a full refund prior to the Early Bird deadline. No refunds will be issued after the registration deadline. If withdrawing from a program/course, it is your responsibility to immediately notify pd@macewan.ca to avoid a taxable payroll deduction.