REGIONAL DISTRICT OF CENTRAL KOOTENAY MEDIA RELEASE

Nelson, BC: By order and direction of the Provincial Health Officer (PHO), province wide restrictions on physical activities has been extended until midnight on January 8, 2021. All indoor adult group sport and high intensity fitness programs at Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) facilities remain cancelled until the public health order is lifted, while low intensity programs remain paused. Structured child and youth programs and sports will be permitted under ViaSport’s Return to Sport Phase 2 guidance, which allows for smaller groups, including limited numbers in dressing rooms, and drills and skills only.

Reserved activities will continue at RDCK facilities, include swimming, public skating, individual fitness and indoor walking. Please reach out to your local recreation facility if you have any questions or concerns about your sport and the current restrictions. A reminder face masks are required in all RDCK facilities and it is recommended to bring more than one mask to be able to change as needed.

All RDCK recreation facilities will be closed December 24th-27th and January 1st. Office hours will be reduced beginning December 19th. Click here for recreation facility holiday hours. For further information and a list of scheduled reserved activities being offered throughout the holiday season contact your local recreation facility.

RDCK recreation services continue to be reviewed regularly as new information and protocols become available. For the most up to date information please go to www.rdck.ca/recreation.

Click here to read the latest COVID-19 Safety restrictions from Provincial Health.

Low intensity classes paused (under review by the PHO) include:

Castlegar
Health and Recovery
Balance and Mobility
Yoga for Resilience
Vinyasa Yoga Flow
Lean Machines
Deep Water Aqua-fit
Gentle Joints
Creston
Tai Chi for Beginners
Tai Chi Practice
Thursday Evening Yoga
Core N More
Aqua-fit
Nelson
Classical Hatha Yoga
Hatha Yoga Flow
Sunday Morning Yoga
Chair Yoga
Work to Progress
Deep Water Cardio
Aqua-fit
Water Walking
Gentle Joints
Salmo
Mellow Yoga

High intensity classes cancelled indefinitely include:

Castlegar
TRX
Rise and Shine Bootcamp
Sweat on the Spot
Cycle Power
Spin & Sculpt
Kids Boogie with MUV Studios
MUV, Groove & Hip Hop
Creston
Total Body Fitness
Spin N Sculpt
Spin
TRX
Nelson
Spin and Strength
Barre
Step it Up
Full Body Fridays
Salmo
Fast Fitness Boot Camp

For further information, please contact:

Joe Chirico
General Manager of Community Services
Regional District of Central Kootenay
Tel: 250 352-8158
Email: [email protected]

Click here to view on the RDCK website