Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre

The Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre has been Brantford's primary sports and leisure facility for over 40 years!  Named after Brantford's own elite hockey superstar, Wayne Gretzky, it is also the home to the Brantford and Area Sports Hall of Recognition.  Visit waynegretzkysportscentre.ca for full facility and programs and day camps information. Kid Care is also available for parents using the facilities.

Sports and fitness

You will find a variety of sports and fitness opportunities below.


There is a variety of swimming  offered for the entire family. Swim lessons and Lifeguard and Instructor courses are also available throughout the year for pre-registration. Pool rentals are available upon request.

  • 65m and 25m pools
  • hydrotherapy and warm water pools
  • Sauna
  • waterslide (users must be 46" to ride the waterslide)
  • rock climbing wall
  • change rooms with showers, washrooms and bathing suit spinners


The arena offers four NHL sized rinks with the main arena seating 1,000 and includes a press box and indoor track on the second floor and a goalie warm-up rink. Recreational skating is available throughout the year.  Pre-booked ice rentals are available upon request based on availability.