Athletes' Quarters Regulations
- A minimum of two permanent on-site people, at least one of which has up-to-date First Aid cards, is mandatory to use our workout rooms.
The capacity of each workout room is:
- Weight room + stretching room: 20 + 25 people
- Rowing ergometer room: 32 people (20 ergometers)
- Dragon boat ergometer room: 30 people (20 ergometers)
- Canoe-kayak ergometer room: 15 (7 kayak ergometers and 3 canoe ergometers)
- Dragon-boat, canoe-kayak rowing tank: 25 people (15 seated places in dragon-boat mode and 10 seated places in canoe-kayak mode)
- Row boat rowing tank: 20 people (8 seated places)
- The renter is responsible for arranging the training room for its specific needs and properly restore it before the end of the rental reservation time.
- The sports equipment must remain the training rooms, workouts can only be conducted inside the rooms.
- For hygiene reasons, the equipment must be wiped at the end of each workout (cleaning substance and brown paper are provided in every room for this purpose).
- Proper attire is required at all times for use of the workout rooms (shirts/jerseys, sandals and boots are prohibited; wearing a sweater and close-toed shoes is mandatory).
- Writing on the mirrors is permitted only as long as the mirrors are wiped clean before the end of the rental reservation time.
- No padlocks may be permanently left on the changing room lockers; if a padlock is left it will be cut without prior notice.
- The eating of food must be done outside the workout rooms.
- Glass containers are prohibited in all of the workout rooms; plastic bottles are permitted.
- No rolling stock (bicycle, skateboard, inline skates) is permitted inside the Athletes' Quarters.
- Prior authorization from the SPJD is required for any type of signage.
- Pets must be kept in the offices of SPJD's partners or outside the Athletes' Quarters.
Getting to Athletes' Quarters
Jean-Drapeau Subway Station
The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. To get to the Parc easily and quickly, the subway is still the best way to go!
During the summer season, Parc Jean-Drapeau visitors can use the river shuttle as a means of transportation, from the Vieux-Port de Montréal (Jacques-Cartier pier) and the city of Longueuil.
Users can also bring along their bikes and they have access to a network of cycling paths at each stop.
Covid-19 - The river shuttle service will not be operational for the 2021 summer season.
Two STM shuttles provide a connection between the Jean-Drapeau subway station and various attractions.
777: Every day of the year, the 777 shuttle provides fast access to the Casino de Montréal.
Bike / BIXI
Furthermore, a network of multiuse trails run along île Sainte-Hélène, providing a link-up to the various access routes to the facilities, installations and services.
From Montréal: take the Lachine Canal bike path, near the Vieux-Port de Montréal, or the Jacques Cartier Bridge cycling path.
From the South Shore: take the Bike Link or the Jacques Cartier Bridge multipurpose Path.
BIXI : there are many BIXI stations at the Parc during the summer season.
People can enjoy many of the cycling paths to get to or pass through the Parc Jean-Drapeau, either running or walking.
With more than 25 kilometres of trails and pathways, the Parc is a pleasant spot for hiking, all year round.
Motorists can get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by taking the Jacques Cartier Bridge or the Concorde Bridge (Bonaventure Autoroute, Pierre-Dupuy exit).
Nearby parking area:
For more details, visit Getting to the Parc.