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Programs

  • Dance

    The MacDonald Island Dance Academy is a full service dance studio providing education in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, lyrical and hip hop. We offer high quality instruction in a fun and welcoming environment.

  • Personal Training

    With a diverse group of personal trainers specializing in a variety of different topics, we are sure to have a highly educated trainer that suits your needs. From pregnancy to specialized athletic training, we have a trainer for you!

  • Camps

    With a variety of camps, from sports to visual arts, we have something for every child.

  • Fitness

    Our professional trainers specialize in teaching programs like BabyFit Bootcamp, Triple Threat Fitness and spin to help you reach your goals & stay motivated.

  • Aquatics

    The Syncrude Aquatic Centre shines as an example of aquatic excellence with its 54m Olympic swimming pool, diving boards, warm water leisure pool, family waterpark, whirlpools, lazy river and waterslides. The Syncrude Aquatic Centre hosts daily swim lessons, courses and various community groups.

  • Sport

    We have sports of all sorts! With new programs added regularly, we are constantly providing new and fun leagues and programs for all ages.

  • Arts & Culture

    MacDonald Island Park is home to the MiDance Academy, the MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery presented by the Kirschner Family Corporation and many visual arts programs and workshops.

  • Homeschool Programs

    MacDonald Island Park hosts a variety of programs for homeschooled children aged 6-15.

  • Aquatic Leadership Training

    Use your skills to make a difference, and find a career you love! Aquatic Leadership Training can set you on a path to becoming a Slide Attendant, Assistant Lifeguard, Lifeguard or Water Safety Instructor. Kick start your career today!

  • Golf

    Whether you are new to golf or want to improve on your skills, our seasonal golf programs and amenities are designed with you in mind.

  • Climbing

    The MacDonald Island Park climbing wall is professionally textured to look and feel like a real rock face. The wall features 14 anchor routes, 3 auto belay routes and plenty of bouldering opportunities.

  • Kids Programs

    Our children’s programs provide a progressive environment that encourages children to learn and explore through play.

  • Training & Courses

    Get the training you need to ensure safety for those around you. Our professional staff teach various Lifesaving Society Lifeguard and Red Cross First Aid courses for ages 8 and up.

Events

  • Family Movie Night

    Family Movie Night is back! MacDonald Island Park is hosting two free, family-friendly movie nights followed by Syncrude Grand Finale fireworks on June 30th & July 1st in the MIP parking lots!

  • Fort McMurray Marathon

    This day of outdoor fun & fitness will take place on Sunday, September 26 and includes a Marathon (42.2km), Half Marathon (21.1km), 10km, 5km, 3km and Kid's Fun Run.

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