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Recreation & Living > Russell Memorial Multiplex, Arena & Fitness Center > Layout
Our Plans: Reaching out to "People of All Ages", the multiplex represents the energy of the community and its approach to sustainable development. The combination of environmental, community, business and sports themes will ensure a constant year round source of activity and potential customer exposure.

Features include:

  • Year round NHL size ice surface
  • Modern dressing rooms with separate shower/washrooms and separate player entrance
  • Officials dressing room with separate shower/washroom
  • Dedicated skate sharpening room
  • Increased team storage for hockey and figure skating
  • High efficiency arena lighting with a light reflective ceiling surface
  • Energy efficient ammonia ice plant with quick turnaround capability
  • Infrastructure for future twinning of curling arena
  • Temperature controlled seating capacity of 750
  • Ability to host "Movie Nights" and large conference events utilizing a theatre style screen and projector
  • Accessibility including an elevator
  • Modern heat recovery and ventilation systems
  • Large LCD screen to display activity calendars located at the main entrance

  • 3,000 sq ft fitness studio enhanced with natural light
  • Full range of commercial quality strength training equipment
  • Variety of state of the art cardio vascular training equipment
  • Specialized equipment area and flexibility training area
  • Finger print access system
  • Modern change and locker room area including dry saunas
  • Indoor walking track with a low impact surface around the ice surface (approx 9 laps/mile)

  • 1,000 sq ft space with specialized resilient flooring to accommodate programming of various types of active living opportunities including various dance classes, social dance evenings and workshops, aerobic and senior fitness, martial arts training, performing arts exhibitions, among many others Commercial retail market place
  • 3,000 sq ft of Main Street prime retail space to be leased Office
  • Meeting room space in honour of the Royal Canadian Legion members who were responsible for development of the existing Russell Memorial Arena
  • Meeting room space to accommodate visual arts production and exhibition Other features
  • Spacious concourse area for receptions, trade shows, and other community events
  • Large parking space adjacent to the main entrance