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Learn More about Membership

The North Shore Winter Club (NSWC) is a celebrated family athletic club serving the Greater Vancouver Area.  Home to a rich history of hockey, swimming, racquet sports, and fitness, members have enjoyed the benefits of a friendly social environment since 1958.  Ideally located at the bottom of Mountain Highway on the north side of the Second Narrows Bridge, the NSWC has become a prominent symbol of British Columbia’s proud tradition of inclusive athletics and overall family fitness.
We offer a variety of Memberships for Singles, Couples, and Families.  Please note that the Trial Goalie and Marlins Memberships are only available for Families.  Membership options include:
  • Full Membership (Lifelong)
  • Trial Membership (1 Year)
  • Trial Goalie Membership (8 Months, August 1 - March 31)
  • Marlins Membership (4 Months, May 1 - August 31)
  • Corporate Membership (Lifelong)
The Club is a home away from home providing great family experiences including sport, dining, entertainment, socialization, and business.  Membership grants access to the Club and participation in any programs and activities at preferred member rates, including:
  • Exceptional Minor Hockey program (Initiation, Rep, & House), year-round access to development from Learn to Skate and Cookie Monsters all the way to Midget, world-class coaching staff, premier Men’s Hockey League, and plenty of open ice time on four sheets of ice.
  • Free goalie development including six private lessons and weekly group development sessions, subject to final approval by the Minor Hockey Committee.
  • Talented tennis coaching staff with four outdoor courts and seven indoor courts, as well as two squash and two racquetball courts.  Access to tennis leagues, ladders, socials, and tournaments.
  • Free access to the fitness center and the opportunity to register for value-added personal and group training programs and fitness classes.
  • Free access to the inviting outdoor pool, which includes a dive tank and wading pool, as well as summer activities, swimming lessons, and the Marlins Swim Team.
  • Youth camps and programs to keep your children engaged, including basketball, dance, hockey, jui jitsu, multi-sport, tennis, and SportBall.  Even host your child’s birthday parties at the Club!
  • Child minding for children age 18 months to 7 years in the fun, educational Kids Corner.
  • Weekly Friday Fun Nights, seasonal social events, barbeques, and parties to celebrate various holidays and occasions.
  • Food and beverage options in the Lounge and the Club Café.  No minimum spend required.
  • Reciprocal club options around the world, many of which offer accommodation.
  • 60 years of tradition and community.  Memories to last a lifetime!
  • Membership for generations.  We will waive the entrance fees for your children and they’ll pay reduced monthly fees on an Intermediate Membership until the age of 36.

Schedule a Tour Today

To schedule a tour of the North Shore Winter Club facilities please contact Mairi MacDonald, Sales and Marketing Coordinator, at or 778-588-9492.

Apply for Membership

The membership application process takes approximately one month to complete.  All application are reviewed by the Membership Committee and the Board of Directors and both groups meet once a month, so approval is dependent on the schedule of these meetings.

For a membership application, please reach out to Mairi MacDonald, Sales and Marketing Coordinator, at or 778-588-9492.