*The Sports Dome will be opened 5:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Monday July 1.

The Sports Dome is a multisport centre that allows residents of the region to enjoy activities throughout the year.

Free Wi-Fi is available.

Hours of Operation

Below are the regular hours of operation at the Sports Dome.

Sports Dome Hours Summer Hours (June 30 to September 2)

Monday to Friday

5:30a.m. to 10:00p.m.

8:30 a.m. to 8:00p.m.

Saturday and Sunday

7:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.

7:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.

See Availability & Reserve Court or Field Online

Training Centre (Gym)

The training centre contains cardiovascular, weight training and free weight machines.

The training centre membership includes the use of the walking and running track.

Prices for the training centre





Monthly (18+)



Monthly (student 13+)



Monthly (55+)



6 months (18+)



6 months (student 13+)



6 months (55+)



Yearly (18+)



Yearly (student 13+)



Yearly (55 +)



Student aged 13 to 15 years old must be accompanied by an adult (18+) at all times, and this adult must also have a gym membership.

Register Online

Walking and Running Track

The track contains 3 lanes. The distance of each lane is:

  • Lane 1 : 235 m
  • Lane 2 : 242.5 m
  • Lane 3 : 250 mUCPR Logo

As of April 9, 2024, access to the walking and running track is FREE thanks to the new Regional Community Investment Fund and the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR). For more information on this, see Press Release.

Turf / Field

The turf / field is available for full rental or 1/3 of the field rental. To reserve the turf / field use our online portalemail the Recreation Coordinator or call 613-443-9272.

Price for the turf / field from October 16 to April 30
 Type of rentalResidentsNon-Residents

1/3 field



Full field – week days from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.



Full field – week days from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. and weekends from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.



Price for the turf / field from May 1 to October 15
 Type of rentalResidentsNon-Residents

1/3 field



Full field – week days from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.



Full field – week days from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. and weekends from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.



Multisport Court

The multisport court is equipped to play tennis, badminton and pickleball. Users must bring their own racket.

To reserve the multisport court, use our online portalemail the Recreation Coordinator or call 613-443-9272.

Price for the multisport court
 Type of rentalResidentsNon-Residents

Hourly Rate 



Summer Rental (June to September)



Conference Room

A space where up to 15 people can sit comfortably for a meeting or event.

To reserve the conference room, email the Program Coordinator or call 613-445-9272.

Prices for the conference room

Per hour


Per day


Public Turf Time

Parent and Tot

Bring your own equipment and drop-in to play with your kids.

  • Regular Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00a.m. to 10:00a.m.
  • Price: $5 Per Family

Public Turf

Bring your own equipment and drop-in to play with your friends and family.

  • Regular Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 4:00p.m. to 5:00p.m.
  • Prices:
    • $5 per person
    • $10 Per Family (limit of 4 people at the same address)
    • $150 Family Pass - Period to be Confirmed (limit of 4 people at the same address)


Failure to abide by these policies and regulations, those printed in Russell Sports Dome Policies or requests made by any employee can result in ejection or suspension from building and program privileges.

Refund Policies

No refunds will be made except for medical reason. Please note that a medical note must accompany your request. Please email your request to the Recreation Coordinator.

General Policies

  • Please do not wear any perfumes or other highly scented products.
  • Appropriate athletics footwear is required to be worn in all parts of the Dome. No sandals, open-toed shoes, boots, hard-soled shoes, street shoes (or shoes that leave black marks on the track), roller blades and bare feet.
  • Profane, abusive or foul language is not tolerated.
  • Anyone caught fighting in the Sports Dome will be banned from the facility.
  • Climbing on any building structures or equipment (i.e. netting, benches, or goals) is not permitted.
  • Drinking alcohol is allowed only in designated areas inside the facility.
  • Smoking is allowed outside in designated area only.
  • No pets are allowed.
  • No spitting or chewing gum in the Sports Dome.
  • Only water in a plastic container is allowed in the dome and in the building (no food or other beverages from outside).
  • Drug use and dangerous weapons are not permitted.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Strollers are permitted, but the wheels need to be cleaned and dry.
  • Facilities should be left as they are; garbage and recycling should be placed in appropriate containers.
  • Regardless of the activity, all participants must acknowledge that they are assuming risks when they voluntarily take part in informal or programmed recreational activities. Each participant has a responsibility to use prudent and ordinary care in his/her actions.
  • Russell Township is not responsible for any damaged, lost or stolen personal items anywhere in the Dome.

Walking and Running Track Policy

  • Put away all your belongings in the locker room.
  • Please be considerate of all users sharing the track, including walkers and joggers.
  • Wear proper footwear (running shoes or non-marking walking shoes).
  • Keep maximum of two people, side by side.
  • If you have a stroller, please walk/jog with one stroller behind another, in a single row.
  • Warm up, cool down or stretch in the four corners of the track.
  • Use track lanes as follows:
    • Pass in the outside lane.
    • Use the two inside lanes for slow and fast walking.
    • Use the outside lane for running.
  • Use track direction as follows:
    • Odd Days (1, 3, 5, etc.): Clockwise
    • Even Days (2, 4, 6, etc.): Counter Clockwise
  • The following are not permitted on the track: sticks, balls, pucks or any other items that may affect the safety of walkers/runners.

Training Centre (Gym) Policy

How to access: You must be a member of the gym. Before any training session, present your membership card at the reception desk.

  • Put away all your belongings in locker rooms, including backpacks.
  • Wear only athletic clothes (t-shirt, short, fleece pants, etc.) or a sweat suit. Jeans, clothes with zippers or rivets, and any outerwear are prohibited in the fitness area.
  • Wear sports shoes (fully closed) during any training session. Outdoor shoes are prohibited.
  • Authorized supervisors only are allowed access to control desk and to operate the stereo, clock, phone, video, TV, and computer equipment.
  • To prevent breakage and injury, only use the devices for the purpose for which they are designed.
  • Put the portable equipment in its place after use.
  • Do not take the equipment out of the training room.
  • Free weights and related equipment must remain in the space provided for weight training.
  • Do not drop free weights or discs on the floor. Also, do not press a disc against a nearby device.
  • Do not press weight or weightlifting bar against a wall, column, device or mirror.
  • Do not take risk: lift only the weights you control.
  • Do not make the other users wait: do not monopolize a device between two sets of exercises.
  • Facilitate traffic and access to equipment: do not obstruct pathways.
  • Respect the schedule of training session for other users.
  • There is a 45-minute time limit for use of all cardiovascular equipment.
  • Wipe any appliance after use. Use disinfectant paper towels provided for this purpose.
  • Distracting behaviour including cell phone conversations, offensive language, and loud noises such as yelling or grunting are not permitted.
  • Headphones must be used while listening to personal music.

Multisport Court Policy

  • Put away all your belongings in the locker room.
  • Wear training clothes and indoor sports shoes.
  • No jewelry, watches and glasses will be permitted on the field.
  • The same person can only reserve the field for one (1) consecutive hour.