Adapted Weight Room Equipment
Burnaby’s commitment to accessibility is reflected in the broad range of special equipment that has been installed in recreation centres and swimming pools across the city. This equipment is designed specifically for easy access and allows people with disabilities to exercise with varying degrees of independence.
Bill Copeland Sports Centre, Burnaby Lake Arena and Kensington Arena have ice sledges for people with disabilities.
Bonsor houses the handcycle, which is available for people with physical disabilities.
Central Park Outdoor Pool has a pool lift, aquatic wheelchair and accessible change room and shower facilities for people with physical disabilities.
CG Brown has an aquatic pool lift and aquatic wheelchair.
Edmonds Community Centre has adapted weight room equipment for people with physical disabilities. Edmonds also has two accessible change rooms including shower facilities, adjustable change tables and an overhead lift system. Hot tub and leisure pool are zero entry with the hot tub having a handrail. Main pool has a water elevator and portable lift.
Eileen Dailly Pool has an accessible change room that includes shower facilities, adjustable change table and an overhead lift system.
Shadbolt Centre for the Arts has one wheelchair accessible pottery wheel available for use in some classes. Please call Sharon Reay at 604-205-3012 if you would like to use this accessible wheel.