Bob-Birnie Arena

The Bob-Birnie Arena hosts many sports events as well as a wide range of programs offered in partnership with sports associations. For competitive sports or family enjoyment, the Bob-Birnie Arena is a great place to be!

COVID-19

  • Masks are mandatory inside the building, except when drinking or eating.
  • Masks are mandatory during sports activities but can be temporarily removed during a very intense physical effort. They must be put back on as soon as possible.

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday
7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The following facilities remain closed to the public until further notice:

  • Canteen

58 Maywood Avenue
Pointe-Claire QC  H9R 0A7
514-630-1211
See map


Opening hours

May to August Monday to Friday
7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
September to April Monday to Sunday
7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Public activities

Masks are mandatory during sports activities for anyone 10 and up.

Schedule public skating – May 2022

Schedule from May 16 to 3 juin 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9 to 10 a.m. Parents and children Parents and children Parents and children
11 a.m. to 12 :30 p.m. Public skating Public skating Public skating Public skating Public skating
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Family Open Hockey Public skating  Open ringuette Public skating Family Open Hockey
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.  Open ringuette Open Hockey (12 and less) Public figure skating Open Hockey (12 and less)  Open ringuette
8:30 to 10 p.m. Open hockey (13 and over) Open Hockey (13 and over) Open Hockey (13 and over)

Skating periods for parents and children : Families with children aged 10 and under are invited to skate as a family every Monday, Tuesday and Friday mornings from 9 to 10 a.m. During this time, parents must be on the ice with their children. This is a great way to introduce your children to the sport or to improve their skating skills.

Family HockeyLace up your skates to play a game with your family.

Hockey 13+ / Hockey 12-Lace up your skates to play a game between friends. Open by age group.

RinguetteMaster your ring handling skills during our public ringette sessions. Open to all.

Figure SkatingPrepare your best routine, or learn a new one during our public figure skating sessions. Open to all. Practice sessions with coaching are forbidden. It is mandatory to wear figure skates on the ice.

Admission for public skating

  • Residents:
    Free for the Pointe-Claire residents with your MULTI Card.
  • Non-residents:
Child $1
Adult $2
Senior (age 60 or over) $1
Pass* $12

*Pass is good for 7 admissions for an adult or 13 for a child.

Other activities:

Residents

Child and Senior (age 60 or over) $4
Adult $7

Non-residents

Child and Senior (age 60 or over) $6
Adult $10


Rules

Prohibited:

  • Crowding or loitering at the edge of the skating rink
  • Sitting on the boards or on the ice
  • Drinking, eating or smoking on the ice
  • Carrying anyone on one’s back, in one’s arms, on a sleigh or in a stroller
  • Wearing boots or shoes on the ice
  • Pushing or shoving
  • Racing or skating very fast
  • Throwing objects onto the ice
  • Skating backwards or against the flow
  • Figure skating or playing hockey/ringette
  • Skating with speed skates
  • Sitting on the players’ bench or in the penalty box
  • It is mandatory to wear a hockey helmet and neck guard during public activities

Skating program

Preschool skating

For skaters age 3 to 5

Preschool skating is offered in the fall and winter sessions.

Equipment required
  • Lace-up skates that provide good ankle support
  • Hockey helmet with metal or plastic protective mask
  • Gloves or mittens

For more information, call 514-630-1211.

Sports associations and teams

Hockey West Island
5 to 18 years old
Information: www.hockeywestisland.org, info@hockeywestisland.org

Ringette Pointe-Claire
Age 5 and over
Information and registration: www.ringuettepointeclaire.ca

Pointe-Claire Skating Club
Age 3 and over
Information: www.cpapointeclaire.com
514-630-1338

Intermediate Hockey League
Age 21 to 35
Information and registration: www.pcihl.ca

Pointe-Claire Oldtimers Hockey Club
Age 35 and over
Information and registration: www.pcot.ca

Information

For more information on public skating, skating programs, sports associations or rink rental, call the Arena at 514-630-1211 or make an online request.

 

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