Drop-In Ice Information
Skate and helmet rentals are available for an additional fee
*Note rentals and skate sharpening services are only available during public skate times*
Oval Helmet Policy
CSA approved multi-impact hockey helmets are mandatory for all children 12 years of age and under. Please note that children 12 years of age and under are not permitted to wear bike, skateboard, speed skate, ski and snowboard helmets during public skating sessions.
To schedule your next group outing at the Richmond Olympic Oval, please contact 778-296-1400.
Drop-In Courts Information
The Oval features six hardwood sport courts along with multi-purpose areas. The perfect setting to shoot some hoops, practice your serve or train with your team.
Members are encouraged to bring their own equipment as equipment borrowing will be limited. Bring or buy your own birdies; limited racquets and basketballs available. There is no fee for borrowing equipment.
You must provide a valid driver’s license or valid membership card to borrow sport equipment.
Drop-In Court Descriptions
Various court space available for use on a first come, first serve basis. Ask a Sport Attendant for equipment use and set-up.
2 badminton courts available for badminton
1 hardwood court space available for basketball
Basketball, Wheelchair Basketball, Climbing and Batting cages are available. Sign-up by phone or in person beginning at 8:00am the day of the session, spaces limited.
DROP-IN SPORT NIGHT
Local youth aged 6-12 yrs old are invited to drop-in and experience sport activities at the Oval. Oval Sport Leaders will organize games, create teams, officiate, and ensure participants are having fun. Sign in with the front desk to ensure your spot. Spaces are limited. Participants will be free to come and go as they like but must be accompanied by an adult.
Non-Member: $5 Member: Free
Drop-In Track Information
The Oval’s Track Zone contains 4 FIBA regulation basketball courts, 7 FIVB regulation volleyball courts, 3 FIFA regulation futsal fields, 18 badminton courts, a 200 metre five-lane training track, a 110 metre five-lane sprint track – a unique indoor training element found nowhere else in Canada.
Open/Drop-In Course Descriptions
- 200m track available for use on a first come, first serve basis for walking, jogging, running, and sprinting.
- 200m track has two lanes open on most days. However, this facility may be closed for major events, call front desk for details.
**SPIKE ALLOWANCE: Only Omni-Lite 5mm (Olympic Green) or 7mm (Olympic Gold) Ceramic Indoor Pyramid Spike. These are the only type, size, and brand of spike permitted at the Oval.