Sports & Recreation

Bayview Arena - 3230 Bayview Avenue
A number of programmes are run at Bayview Arena by the Toronto Parks and Recreation Department or local sports association. These include:

Please consult the Parks and Recreation website or brochure for details.

BMX Biking
One of the city's few BMX bike parks is located with the BCNA's boundaries directly behind the Bayview Arena. It is open to all at no charge

Cummer Park Community Centre - 6000 Leslie Avenue
A number of programmes are run at Cummer Park by the Toronto Parks and Recreation
Department or local sports association. These include: Also at this facility is an exercise club run by the city. It has weight rooms, squash courts, two rooms of exercise machines and offers a number of different programmes to its members such as pilates and yoga. Members also have access to the pool. Please consult the Parks and Recreation website or brochure for details about any of the programmes at this centre.

Mitchell Field Community Centre - 89 Church Avenue
A number of programmes are run at Mitchell Field by the Toronto Parks and Recreation Department or local sports association. These include: Please consult the Parks and Recreation website or brochure for details

Skateboarding
One of the city's few skateboard parks is located only a short distance from the BCNA area at the corner of Cummer and Leslie Avenues. It is open to all at no charge.

Swimming
While the BCNA neighbourhood does not have any public swimming pools of its own, there are several city pools not too far away. These include:
  • Cummer Pool is located on Leslie Avenue just south of Cummer and is part of the Cummer. It is an indoor facility and offers lessons, lane swimming and free swim periods. It is open all year.
  • Douglas Snow Aquatic Centre is located at the North York City Centre on Yonge Street , south of Park Holme. It is a large indoor facility and offers lessons, lane swimming, free swim periods and a therapeutic pool. Exercise classes are also held at the centre. It is open year round.
  • Mitchell Field has an outdoor pool open during the summer months. This facility is part of the Mitchell Field Community Centre located just east of Yonge Street on Church Avenue.
  • Splash Parks are located on Hendon Avenue just west of Yonge Street and on the east side of Bayview Avenue just north of Sheppard.
  • York Mills has an outdoor pool open during the summer months. This facility is connected to the York Mills Arena on the south-east corner of York Mills and Bayview Avenues. Its large shallow pool is perfect for young children.

    Tennis
    The neighbourhood boasts two sets of tennis courts; one at Wedgewood Park and the other at Lillian Park. The latter is lit at night.