Sports &

Among Ajax’s numerous attractions are a number of sports and recreation complexes that provide residents of all ages an incomparable opportunity to be fit, healthy and active. Among them, the recently completed Audley Recreational Centre with its two swimming pools, a gymnasium, an indoor walking trail, fitness and dance studio.

Financed in part by revenues from the Ajax Downs casino, the Audley Centre is presently undergoing its second phase expansion. It will include a new 15,000 square-foot library branch, a community space big enough to accommodate 250 people, an expanded parking lot, an expanded outdoor splash pad, a new off-leash dog area and separate park maintenance and yard. Budgeted at $27.3-million, the Audley expansion will commence construction in May 2017 with an anticipated completion date of June 2019.

Like the first phase, the new Audley addition will be LEED gold stellar facility an even more outstanding community asset. But the Audley is only one of a number of recreational complexes that make Ajax synonymous with a healthy lifestyle. Others include the Ajax Community Centre, McLean Community Centre with its fitness & health centre, the North Ajax Rehab/Physiotherapy Clinic, 25-metre leisure pool, a branch library and much more. In addition to public facilities, other private health clubs including Goodlife Fitness and Lifetime Athletic will help to keep your family active and busy throughout the year.

Being fit and healthy is an inimitable Ajax lifestyle.