Sports and Games

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Public Skating and Skating Lessons

Come practice your moves for hockey, get some exercise, spend time with the kids, or just enjoy gliding across the ice. The Kings Arrow Arena, Soldiers Arena, and the Town of Oromocto’s outdoor rinks provide FREE ice surfaces to put those skates to use during public skates.

Want to improve your skills or sign your kids up for lessons? Check out the Oromocto Skating Club’s Facebook page here or its website here!

Where: Indoor Rinks – Kings Arrow Arena and Soldiers Arena, Oromocto

Outdoor Rinks – Winnebago Street Tennis Courts Outdoor Rink, Anniversary Park Outdoor Rink, and Deer Park Outdoor Rink, Oromocto

Please note that public skating will not be held on statutory holidays. All participants ages 18 years and younger will be required to wear a CSA approved helmet.

Bowling

Oh yes, we have bowling in Oromocto! The Base Gym has a 10-pin bowling center that is available for both league and casual bowling. Call 422-2000 Ext. 2660 or 2749 for information on costs and schedules.

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

Indoor Rock Climbing

The Base Gym has an amazing indoor climbing wall! A range of ages are welcome, and climbing harnesses and ropes are provided! The wall is open every Mon, Thu & Sat night between 1830-2100 hr. Cost for drop-in is $5/person or $10/family. Membership rates are also available. Call 422-2000 Ext. 2660 or 2749 for more information!

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

Indoor White Water Paddling

Are you looking to fine-tune your kayak rolling skills? Want to LEARN TO ROLL? Looking to make some paddling friends? Come splash, roll, and float around with other local paddlers! You’ll receive basic orientation to the pool sessions, learn how to maneuver, and how to feel comfortable on the water. Everyone is welcome, sessions are open to the general public and to paddlers of all ages! Drop-in fees and memberships are available. Click here to learn more!

Where: Sir Max Aitken Pool, Fredericton

Drop-in Indoor Volleyball

Oromocto has drop-in co-ed volleyball every Wed and Sun evening between 1930-2130 hr for adults 18 years and older. Cost is FREE for Rec Association and military members, $2.25 for non-members. Call 422-2000 Ext. 2660 or 2749 for more information!

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

Indoor Swimming Pool and Sauna

Looking for swim lessons or just a chance to splash around or relax in a sauna? The Base Gym’s pool and change rooms have everything from saunas and Mom & Tot swims to lessons and lap swims. There is a water slide, too! Call 422-3380 for more information.

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

SCUBA Diving

Tankers SCUBA Club, located on Base Gagetown, is a fully serviced recreational dive club that offers training to military families and the community of Oromocto. Meet new people and enjoy the adventure of SCUBA diving! To learn more, drop by the club during their open hours each week Tue & Thu between 1900-2100 hr or check out their Facebook page here. Classes are often running all year round!

Where: Tankers SCUBA Club, Oromocto

Indoor Track and Basketball, Badminton, and Squash Courts

Want to access facilities and do your own thing? The Base Gym has an indoor track where you can get that run in, as well as access to basketball, badminton, and squash courts. Gear is available at the front desk, all you have to do is show up! FREE for members! Call 422-2000, Ext. 3380 for more information.

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

Weight and Cardio Rooms

Whether you’re looking to bulk up, lose weight, or relax and listen to your tunes on the treadmill, there is a spot for you in the Base Gym. There are cardio, weight, and combat training areas. Find what’s right for you and get your sweat on. Call 422-2000, Ext. 3328 for more information.

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

Fitness Classes

Want to get fit, meet new people, and have fun? The Base Gym’s fitness classes are for you. Click the link above to see the latest schedule, including classes for yoga, spinning, body sculpt, tabatas, aquacise, and more! Drop-in fee is $5/class for members and $7.50/class for non-members. Punch card and all-inclusive fitness packages are also available. Call 422-2000, Ext. 2749 for more information!

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

Ball Hockey

Ball hockey is taking place at the gym every Sun evening (except 16 Apr) between 1730-1830 hr until 14 May for children ages 5-8 yr and 9-12 yr. The focus is to get active and have fun. Payment options are flexible but spots are limited, so please register if you or your child plan to play on a consistent basis. Jerseys, sticks, and goggles are supplied. Players cannot bring their own sticks. Call 422-2000, Ext. 2749 for more information!

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

Curling

Hurry hard! Oromocto has a wonderful curling facility right here in town. Click here to learn more about the rates for Learn to Curl as well as league and drop-in play. Call Clarence Griffin at 357-3002 or Sean Riggs at 999-2311 for more information.

Where: Gage Golf and Curling Club, Oromocto

Boxing

The Oromocto Boxing Club (OBC) offers recreational and competitive boxing to men, women, and children of all ages. It is a non-profit organization with the vision of promoting the sport of boxing. Prices are affordable and the first class is FREE! The club has heavy bags, Muay Tai bags, punching dummies, speed bags, wall bags, double end bags, and assorted equipment to help you learn how to box, train to compete, spar, and improve your level of fitness! Check out its Facebook page here!

Where: Oromocto Boxing Club, Oromocto

Judo

The local Dragons Judo Club is a school for people of all ages. The technical director, Jean Pierre Cantin, is an Olympian from Barcelona 1992, 12-time National Champion, and 6th degree Black belt. The programs are based on Sport Canada Long Term Athlete Development Model and Martial Arts Philosophy.

Where: Dragon Judo Club, Oromocto

Darts

The Oromocto Legion hosts a range of darts leagues and programs. Check out their website here to learn more!

Where: Oromocto Legion, Oromocto

Shuffleboard

The Oromocto Legion has shuffleboard every Sun. Cost is $5/person.

Where: Oromocto Legion, Oromocto

BINGO!

There are a number of bingo nights in the area! Visit the Burton Lion’s Club every Sat at 1800 hr and 19 hr, the Jemseg Lion’s Club every Fri at 1930 hr, or the Grand Washademoak Lion’s Club each Wed at 1930 hr

Adventure Racing

Our local Natural Selection Adventure Racing (NSAR) hosts a range of events from autumn to spring, including Who’s Your Daddy, Race the Phantom, Halloween’s Woola-Stalk Run/Bike for Your Life, and autumn’s Cold Water & Crunchy Leaves. If you like mountain biking, trail running, and canoeing/kayaking, be sure to check NSAR out!

Where: Somewhere in the woods nearby…

Kayaking, Canoeing, and Stand-up Paddle Boarding

Oromocto’s Ecological Adventures is perfectly situated where the Oromocto and St. John Rivers meet. Rent a kayak, canoe, or paddle board and explore both of these beautiful rivers. Glide under bridges, find geocaches, spot some wildlife, and enjoy the sound of your paddle hitting the water.

Where: Ecological Adventures, Oromocto

Golf

The Gage Golf and Curling club is a well-maintained 18-hole course. The club has drop-in and membership rates as well as opportunities to participate in tournaments. It also hosts a bar and grill, pro-shop, and a driving range with 16 stalls with Astro Turf mats. Call 357-9343 for more information.

Where: Gage Golf and Curling Club, Oromocto

Mini-golf

Ahoy! Buccaneer’s Cove, located at the Gage Golf and Curling Club right here in Oromocto, has 18 holes of pirate themed mini-golf magic! Come show your skills, get an ice cream, and feel like you’re on a pirate ship. Perfect any time, especially for parties and special events. Call Greg at 262-7981 for more information.

Where: Gage Golf and Curling Club, Oromocto

Youth Sports Leagues

We have a wide range of leagues for your kids, check out the list below to learn more!

Capital Area Minor Football Association

Junior Buccaneers Lacrosse Academy

Oromocto and Area Minor Baseball

Oromocto Area Soccer Association

Oromocto Minor Hockey Association

Oromocto Ringette Association

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