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Membership rates

Choose the membership option that works best for you.

University of Manitoba student rates

University of Manitoba students have access to a Recreation Services membership through their Sport and Recreation Fee. Visit UM student membership for details.

University of Manitoba staff and alumni rates

The longer your term of membership, the lower your monthly rate.

Member category 4-month membership rates 8-month membership rates 12-month membership rates
UM staff $52.50 per month,
$210 total
$35.00 per month,
$280 total
$29.00 per month,
$348 total
UM alumni $60.00 per month,
$240 total
$40.00 per month,
$320 total
$33.50 per month,
$402 total

Community member rates

The longer your term of membership, the lower your monthly rate.

Member category 4-month membership rates 8-month membership rates 12-month membership rates
Adult (ages 25-59) $93.75 per month,
$375 total
$62.50 per month,
$500 total
$52.00 per month,
$624 total
Intermediate (ages 18-24) $60.00 per month,
$240 total
$40.00 per month,
$320 total
$33.50 per month,
$402 total
Senior (ages 60-69) $60.00 per month,
$240 total
$40.00 per month,
$320 total
$33.50 per month,
$402 total
Super Senior (ages 70+) $51.25 per month,
$205 total
$32.50 per month,
$260 total
$27.00 per month,
$324 total
WRHA, DSM, CancerCare $54.75 per month,
$219 total
$36.50 per month,
$292 total
$30.42 per month,
$365 total

Try us out before you join

Day pass

Purchase a one-day pass to the Joe Doupe Recreation Centre. Passes are $10 for adults and $7 for youth.

One-week trial

Get seven visits for only $20! If you decide to buy a membership within the seven-day trial, we will deduct the price of the trial from your membership purchase.

One-month trial

Looking for something a bit longer than a week? A one-month trial is available for $75 and may be purchased more than once. The one-month trial is not eligible for a membership upgrade.

To become a member at our Bannatyne campus or to buy a pass, visit the Joe Doupe Recreation Centre. Please call 204-789-3858 for more information.

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These membership rates are for the Bannatyne campus only. If you are interesting in being a member at our Fort Garry campus, see Fort Garry membership and rates.

Locker rentals and towel service

The facility features:

    • Fitness centre with cardio and weight resistance equipment
    • Multi-use gymnasium
    • Indoor track
    • Multi-use studio
    • Locker and shower facilities
    • TRX Suspension Trainers
    • Cycle studio
  • A man doing dumbell rows kneeling on a bench in the Joe Doupe Recreation Centre.

What we offer

  • A Joe Doupe recreation centre personal trainer smiles while standing in front of a row of dumbbells.
  • Personal training

    Our qualified personal training staff can provide healthy lifestyle and fitness assessments, consultations, and personalized exercise programs. Each session is one-on-one with your personal trainer, who focuses on your needs and goals while motivating you to excel. 

    Our CSEP-Certified Personal Trainer, Andrea Dietrich, offers training sessions at both the Joe Doupe Recreation Centre (Bannatyne Campus) and the Active Living Centre (Fort Garry campus).

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  • Group fitness

    Recreation Services offers a variety of engaging and energizing programs the designed for fun and learning.  These classes are drop-in only and are included with your membership. 

    All skill levels are welcome to participate, as these are non-competitive and fun programs.

    All fitness of our instructors are accredited through the Manitoba Fitness Council (MFC).

    Learn more

  • A group fitness instructor leads members in a group fitness class in a Joe Doupe gymnasium.
  • A class of six people learning how to perform CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation on manikins.
  • First aid and CPR certifications

    The Joe Doupe Recreation Centre offers a range of courses throughout the year to meet the needs of students and staff on the Bannatyne campus. All of our courses meet the Health Care Provider (HCP) level certification and are taught by Heart & Stroke and Canadian Red Cross certified instructors.

    We work directly with the Max Rady College of Medicine, the College of Rehabilitation Sciences and the Faculty of Pharmacy to offer courses that meet the needs of their students. 

    Courses include Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers, Standard First Aid, Emergency First Aid, and re-certification courses. These courses meet the Level C requirement.

    Registration for CPR and First Aid courses is online or at our front desk. Courses run from spring to fall each year. For more information and to schedule a private course for your group of six or more, please contact Andrea Dietrich at andrea.dietrich@umanitoba.ca.

  • Intramural sports

    The Intramural Program at the University of Manitoba provides students and staff the opportunity to become actively involved in a variety of organized sports.

    Intramural sports at the Joe Doupe Recreation Centre will be returning in Fall 2020!

    Sports offered:

  • An intramural basketball champion team huddles together for a group photo.
  • Eligibility requirements

    If you have been assessed your Sport and Recreation Fee during the term in which you wish to participate in intramurals, you must activate their membership to be eligible to participate. UM students not assessed the fee but who qualify for purchase of a Recreation Services membership at the UM must purchase a minimum 4-month membership to participate.


    How to register

    Team captains register their team in person at the Joe Doupe Recreation Centre front desk and provide a $50 deposit. The Intramural Coordinator will email all registered teams to confirm registration.

    Players are required to pay a player registration fee of $25 and join their team on IMLeagues prior to the deadline for registration. Information will be distributed to players via their team captain.

Facility rentals

The Joe Doupe Recreation Centre gymnasium and studio are available for rent for group activities.

UM Recreation Services mobile app

Get up-to-date schedules and Recreation Services information at your fingertips.

Contact us

Joe Doupe Recreation Centre
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
030 Brodie Centre, 727 McDermot Avenue
R3E 3P5

Kerri Chase
Joe Doupe Recreation Centre Supervisor

204-789-3858
204-789-3617
Monday to Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.