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OZone PostAnnouncing… the Oval Super Workers!

The Oval Employee Committee (OEC) recently sent a call-out to the team to offer a chance to anonymously nominate someone who they’ve recognized is doing an awesome job and as a way to say thanks. Two nominees would have a chance to WIN two (2) club seat tickets to an upcoming BC Lion’s game based on a random prize Read More >>

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OZone PostMeet our People (HR) Team!

Stephen Quinn, HR Manager (left) and Chelsea Stout, HR Generalist (right) Our People (HR) department is a small team of 2. While we might be small, we have an enormous passion for our people. We believe in promoting exceptional customer service, teamwork, curiosity, continuous learning, and more importantly having fun! The Oval team includes 80 regular full-time Read More >>

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OZone PostSeptember’s Member Spotlight

Meet Lica Stroud! What brought you to the Oval? What made you choose the Oval? I was at the Terra Nova location for Yyoga, but the Oval offered hot yoga which was when I started coming to the Oval location. My usual Yyoga pass was put on hold due to a tendinitis injury and I needed Read More >>

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OZone PostAugust’s Member Spotlight

Meet Khalid Din! What brought you to the Oval? What made you choose the Oval? The fact that it is an iconic beautiful building that hosted the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics and it is a one stop gym for all types of physical fitness that an individual would desire. The Oval has such a joyful Read More >>

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OZone PostJuly’s Member Spotlight

Meet Gail & Hu! What brought you to the Oval? What made you choose the Oval? We had memberships at several community centres and it was very confusing trying to co-ordinate different classes, schedules, rules, check-in times.  When we did a tour of the Oval in 2009 we were immediately intrigued by the venue and Read More >>

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OZone PostJune’s Member Spotlight

Meet Shane Burr! What brought you to the Oval? What attracted you the most? I was as member at Gold’s Gym at the Riverport complex in Richmond.  When Gold’s Gym closed, I went looking for an alternative place to exercise that fit my criteria for an ideal facility: Close to home (in Richmond) Offers a Read More >>

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OZone PostAthlete of the Month – Peter Isherwood

Meet Peter Isherwood, he is one of our high performance athletes who trains 2-3 times a week here at the Richmond Olympic Oval for Wheelchair Rugby and Athletics. What is your favourite part about coming to the Oval and working with our OVAL-HP Coach Fran Quintana, with Lisa Myers and Adam Frost from BC Wheelchair Read More >>

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OZone PostApril’s Member Spotlight

Meet Matthew Lee! What brought you to the Oval? What made you choose the Oval? The Oval has allowed me to keep up with my fitness goals in a world class facility in the city I grew up and still live in. I was piqued by the variety of activities offered as part of the membership. Read More >>

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OZone PostMarch’s Member Spotlight

Meet Claudia Wang! What brought you to the Oval? What made you choose the Oval? I gained about 30-kg from pregnancy. I decided to make some changes when my son turned 1-years-old, so I got my membership at the Oval in 2014. On May 25th 2014, a miracle of body transformation started from that day. Read More >>