The Sports Dome is temporarily closed.

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

Free Wi-Fi is available.


Opening Hours

Sports Dome Opening Hours

Monday to Friday

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

8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday

7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

COVID Protocol

Please note that our COVID-19 Protocol is subject to change following Eastern Ontario public health measures and restrictions. Visit the Eastern Ontario Health Unit website for the details concerning the status of our region.

These will be the following guidelines:

  • Masks will be required
  • COVID-19 screening will be required upon arrival. To speed up the process you can do it online before entering. Simply show your results to the receptionist.
  • Names and phone number of members and visitors will be registered upon arrival for COVID-19 tracking
  • Change rooms and showers will be open

Here are the specific guidelines for each area:

Track Members

No reservations will be required for the walking and running track

Synthetic Field and Multisport Court

Please call the Dome to reserve Synthetic Field and Multisport Court.

Gym Members

  • Reservations will open on Friday July 16
  • Online or phone reservations are required. A minimum of 24 hours is strongly recommended.
  • Out of respect for other members, please cancel in advance if you cannot attend.
  • Respect the 60-minute time limit.

Online Reservation System

Reserve your time slot here!

Please refer to the following steps to access your online account and reserve your time slot.

Access your account

  1. Log on to your account by entering your username and password. If you do not know your Account information, click on Click here to retrieve your Account Information.
  2. Upon logging in, please ensure your account and contact information is up to date and that you Agree to our New Terms and Conditions Policy. This can be found under My Account - Contact Information.

Reserve your time slot 

  1. Choose the Courses tab.
  2. Click on the word Filters written vertically on the left side. Choose the appropriate season for the Sports Dome and click Apply.
  3. Click on Gym or Track, browse all time slots and choose the desired one by clicking Register Now.
  4. If you have a Family Account, choose the Enrollee for this time slot.
  5. Confirm the information in your shopping cart by clicking Check Out.
  6. Click Finish.
  7. Keep a copy of your receipt to show as proof of reservation.

Important - The Township has already created an account for all members of the dome, so please do not create a new account.

For assistance or any other questions, please send an email to the Parks and Recreation Department or call directly at the dome at 613-443-9272.


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 to the training centre (gym)

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 m
Prices for the walking and running track




Visit (children 12 years old and under accompanied by an adult)






Yearly (18+)



Yearly (13-17)



Yearly (55+)



Yearly (family pass – children under 18)



Only 1 membership card will be given to the family.

Register online for the track

Turf / Field

The turf / field is available for full rental or 1/3 of the field rental.

See the availability on our turf / field schedule

To reserve the turf / field, email 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.

See the availability on our multisport court schedule

To reserve the multisport court, email the Recreation Coordinator or call 613-443-9272.

Price for the multisport court
 Type of rentalPrice

Hourly Rate – week days from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. and weekends 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Hourly rate – week days from 5 to 10 p.m.


Conference Room

The conference room is currently closed.

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

Public turf sessions will not take place until further notice.

Following the format of public skating, members and non-members of the Sports Dome will be able to enjoy 1 hour dedicated to public time on the turf / field.

Parent and Tot

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

Price: $5 per family

Dates and hours to be determined

Public Turf

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


  • $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)

Dates and hours to be determined.


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 jewellery, watches and glasses will be permitted on the field.
  • The same person can only reserve the field for one (1) consecutive hour.