Valleycrest Aquatic Association Office Hours

Effective June 25th, the Valleycrest Aquatic Association’s office at the pool will be open Monday to Friday from 10:00am until 12:00pm, as well as Saturday and Sunday from 10:00am until 11:00am.

Please stop by if you have any questions/concerns/compliments, to sign up for additional lessons or teams, or to purchase Valleycrest Scorpions gear.

Our office is located in the pool building, to your left when you come in the main entrance. Please stop by anytime you see the office door open!

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VYC at THO photos and results

It was cold and rainy Canada Day at Thorndale Pool for our first swim meet of 2015. Great performance from everyone… and a special mention goes out to all of our new swim team members! Our great hosts at Thorndale narrowly beat Valleycrest with a final score of 525 to 511.

Pictures are available in the photo gallery. If you have photos to share, please email them to, or share them through our Facebook page.

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2nd Annual Valleycrest President’s Cup

cupThe second annual Valleycrest President’s Cup and BBQ will be held on Friday, July 3rd starting at 5:00pm. Teams of all ages are welcome to participate. Meet on the pool deck near the lifeguards’ office.

Activities include Capture The Flag, Scavenger Hunt, Best Cheer Contest, Rock-Paper-Scissors, Greasy Watermelon, Waterpolo, and a Belly Flop Contest!

Who will claim the Cup this year?

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Registration (additional dates)

If you weren’t able to attend our registration days, our office will be open on Saturday, June 20th from 10:00am to 12:00pm with regular office hours effective June 25th.

All swimming lessons for our first session are full. However, we are still accepting registration for Valleycrest Aquatic Association memberships to join our many aquatic teams and to have priority registration for swimming lessons during the next session.

Registration for the next session of weekday lessons is open to members on Friday, July 10th and then open the public over the weekend of July 11th and 12th. The second session of weekday lessons starts on Monday, July 13th.

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Valleycrest Fun Day and BBQ

Come to the pool on Saturday, June 20th starting at 1:00pm for fun activities organized by our staff as well as a BBQ with delicious hot dogs and hamburgers available for purchase.

1:00pm-1:30pm – Balloon toss
1:30pm-1:45pm – Pudding and Blindfold
1:45pm-2:15pm – LUNCH BREAK
2:15pm-2:45pm – Coaches Fun Demos
2:45pm-3:15pm – Freezie Relay
3:15pm-3:30pm – Musical Flutter Boards
3:30pm-3:45pm – Biggest Splash Contest
3:45pm-4:00pm – BOB 12+ (deep end), Across the Ocean (beach entry)

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Diving Coaches Clinic

There will be a diving coaches clinic held at Surrey Pool on Saturday, June 13th from 9:00am to 12:00pm.

The clinic will cover both theory and practical elements including:

  • how to run a meet
  • what to look at when coaching
  • new rules in the NAA constitution

This is open to all coaches, both new and experienced. For more information please contact Elyssa Shiller.

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Membership Cards and Pre-Season Public Swimming

Valleycrest is open for public swimming starting June 13th! Pre-season hours are as follows:

Saturday, June 13th and Sunday, June 14th: 12:30pm-8:00pm
Monday, June 15th through Friday, June 19th: 4:00pm-8:00pm

Access to the pool is *FREE* for Ville de Montreal residents with a membership card. Annual membership cards are available at a cost of $5 per person, or $15 per family residing at the same address. Proof of address is required. A fee will apply for lost cards.

Membership cards will be available at the pool front desk during the hours that the pool is open to the public. 


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