Stride Place is OPEN

MB Heath & Safety updates:

Effective Friday September 3rd only individuals who are double vaccinated will be able to enter the facility.

Please come prepared to show both your vaccine card and your ID.
Personnel will be at the south entrance scanning vaccination cards and checking IDs prior to admittance.
Masks are mandatory within Stride Place; unless otherwise posted.
Exceptions to the vaccination requirements:

  • Youth (under the age of 18) will not require proof of vaccination;
  • persons who produce proof from the Government of MB that there is a medical reason for the person not to receive a vaccine for COVID-19

Shindleman Aquatic Centre, Viterra Fitness Centre & Ptg CO-OP Walking Track are open to members and general public drop-ins.

  • Youth (12 & under 17) must have proof of vaccination to enter Viterra Fitness Centre
  • While working out in the Fitness Centre masks are not mandatory, however are STRONGLY recommended.
  • NO pre-booking for the pool or fitness centre.

Please access Stride Place by using the south side entrance only.

  • PRRA admin offices will be closed September 30th
  • Stride Place will be closed Monday October 11th 2021

Reception is currently available Monday-Sunday 8am-9pm for phone calls 204-857-7772 and emails

* Current PRRA Memberships will be extended to compensate the latest closure.

We thank your continued support and patience during these times – PRRA Staff & Management

Fall Swimming Lessons

Fall swimming schedule 2021Fall Swimming Lessons

Lessons begin October 2021
Registration begins Thursday September 16th online only and Friday September 17th on person or by calling 204-857-7772

The PRRA is currently implementing a new reservation/enrolling software;
when accessing the new program, please use your email address and hit
“forgot password”, call the PRRA at 204-857-7772 for assistance if needed.
(Be aware of possible high call volumes) Please try to log in ahead of time!

< Red Cross Lesson Information 
< Fall Lesson Schedule

Job Opportunity

Lifeguard / Instructor – PDF

The PRRA Lifeguard/Instructor provides a safe and enjoyable aquatic experience for the patrons of Shindleman Aquatic Centre & Splash Island.
Qualifications include: The incumbent will require a minimum of current National Lifeguard Standards Award, Standard First Aid, Water Safety Instructor Award, and must be a minimum of 16 years of age.

Please forward application to:
Human Resources, PRRA P.O. Box 1059 Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 3C5 PHONE (204) 857-7772 FAX (204) 239-1520 or e-mail

Crescent Lake Canoe Rentals

The PRRA is offering Crescent Lake Canoe Rentals!

  • Hourly rental includes the canoe, paddles and life jackets.
  • $15/hr available Monday – Sunday from 11am -7pm.

Book your canoe at Stride Place Reception, for more information call us at 204-857-7772