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In this issue…

Make this your #BestSummerEver

Ontario Open at RSC (August 2-5): Come Watch Amazing Tennis
Pass Holders Book FREE Indoor Courts August 2-5 During Ontario Open
Last Night’s Pro-Am Tournament Re-Cap
Fall Tennis Programs: Registration Starts August 6: Don’t Miss Out!

RSC Yoga in the Park: Have You Tried it Yet?
Yoga NEWS:  Adding Hot Yoga Room…Coming Soon!

Fall Fitness Programs: SIGN UP This Week

Your Neighbourhood Pool: Come Swim!
Session 2 Master Swim: Space Still Available

RSC Summer Camps: Have Even More Fun This Summer!

BBQ While You Bike: Saturdays 11am-1pm
Weekend Brunch & Lunch at The Bridge

August Long Weekend Holiday Hours: Come Join us!
*SPECIAL EVENT Paint Your Pet Fundraiser for Ottawa Humane Society: Sunday August 4th




Ontario Open at RSC (August 2-5): Come Watch Amazing Tennis all Weekend

RSC is very proud to be hosting the Ontario Open this weekend, with top players from across Canada trying to raise their level in the Canadian tennis ranks. We have 60+ Mens and Ladies Adult players playing their finest tennis.

Friday, August 2 to Monday, August 5 – starting at 9am! To view the Tournament Schedule to plan your spectating visit to RSC this weekend CLICK HERE (go to Events, and click the division link you wish to see).

Tennis Pass Holders: Book FREE Indoor Courts August 2-5 During Ontario Open

While we are enjoying having top-class players playing on the clay courts this >August Long Weekend, we do appreciate that our RSC Summer Tennis Pass Holders are keen to play.  We therefore are happy to offer Summer Tennis Pass Holders use of the >indoor tennis dome for FREE play: Friday, August 2 to Monday, August 5. Please book online or call RSC Front Desk 613-749-6126 to reserve your court. As the Ontario Open progresses, elimination of players will free up outdoor clay courts.

CLICK HERE to book your FREE INDOOR tennis courts for Summer Tennis Pass Holders!

Last Night’s Pro-Am Tournament Re-Cap:

We had a wonderful turnout of Ottawa’s finest Tennis Pros, Amateurs and Spectators who came out to play and dine at the Annual SOLD OUT Pro-Am Tennis Event last night in support of the NCTA Junior Tennis Development Fund. It was a terrific success for a wonderful cause, organized by Zhenya Kondratovski. Incredible night of tennis skill + social!   More photos will be posted on RSC’s Social Media shortly (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram).

Fall Tennis Program Registration Starts August 6: Don’t Miss Out

This Fall 2019 we are excited to offer an extensive selection of Tennis Programs for Adults and Children of all skill levels.   Registration opens Tuesday, August 6th – book your calendars!

Our tennis programs include: Double Thrills & Drills, Cardio and Happy Hour, Progressive Tennis, High Performance Juniors, as well as our instructional classes for all ages and levels. We want everyone to love tennis as much as we do! Sign up and bring your friends. All levels welcome.

CLICK HERE to get a “sneak peak” of the Fall Tennis Program Line-up!


FREE RSC Yoga in Strathcona Park: Have You Tried it Yet?

We are always looking for new ways to introduce sports and activities to you – and everyone in Ottawa.  This amazing opportunity is right here in our backyard: Strathcona Park (across the Adawe Footbridge).

Every Saturday at 1pm you will find RSC Yoga Instructors teaching an all levels class for FREE.

Nature + Yoga = Happy!

Yoga NEWS:  Adding Hot Yoga Room…Coming Soon!

The countdown is on…RSC Yoga Studio will be adding a 2nd Yoga Room which will be a Hot Yoga Room. Official Opening Date, coming soon.


Fall Fitness Programs: SIGN UP Starting August 6th!

Registration for our Fall Fitness Programs launches on August 6th.

CLICK HERE for a “sneak peak” of what we will be offering.


Our 4-acre Downtown Playground houses “YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD POOL“. Take a break and take a dip in RSC’s Oasis.

CLICK HERE to purchase a Season Pool Pass or 5-Pack Drop-In Swim. Absolutely everyone is welcome!

Session 2 Master Swim: Space Still Available

Are you looking for another way to GET IN SHAPE!

Join our Morning Master’s Swim Class under the coaching of Olympic Coach Pierre Lafontaine and Assistant Coach Andrew Cole.
Swim 1, 2, 3 or 4 mornings a week (you pick the frequency and days) at 7am in our beautiful Outdoor Pool. Perfect opportunity to improve your fitness and/or your strokes!

Swimmers of all levels are welcome. Maximum 15 people per morning, so register today by calling RSC 613.749.6126.

CLICK HERE to sign up or call RSC Front Desk for more information 613.749.6126


Sure, it’s August now – but your kids deserve another month of FUN.  Our RSC Summer Camps have been a big hit with kids and parents alike for the last six weeks. So DON’T MISS OUT, we still have spots left for the remaining 4 weeks of your Summer Holidays.

RSC camp options: Multi-Sport, Tennis and dedicated sport camps ages 5-13.  CLICK HERE for more information!



BBQ While You Bike: Saturdays 11:00am – 1:00pm

Out for a bike ride on the weekends? Make a ‘pit-stop’ on the bike path right outside RSC and try out our grilled Hot Dogs and Burgers, freshly cooked right there in front of you by The Bridge Public House staff! Saturdays 11:00am – 1:00pm

Weekend Lunch & Brunch at The Bridge


Try our delicious brunch menu on Saturdays & Sundays 10:00am-2:00pm.
Try our delicious lunch menu Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday – open at 11:30am.

NOTE: This holiday weekend our brunch will be served Saturday, Sunday and Monday! 

The Bridge Public House Hours of Operation: 
Monday and Tuesday 4:00pm to 10:00pm (except this long weekend Monday 10am to 3pm)
Wednesday to Friday (open for Lunch): 11:30am to 10:00pm (FREE Live Music on Wednesdays 6:30 to 9:00pm)
Saturday and Sunday: Weekend Brunch 10:00am to 3:00pm

*** T’appy Hour is Monday to Friday 4:00-6:00pm *** (except the Holiday Monday, which is open for Brunch instead)

#BestOttawaPatio perched right on the Rideau River, and overlooking our clay tennis courts. It’s THE place to enjoy outdoor drinks and food in a social setting!

CLICK HERE to see our Summer Menu!


RSC HOLIDAY HOURS: August Long Weekend Come Join us!

Join us this long weekend for LOTS OF COOL FUN  (Swim, Eat, Yoga, Volleyball, Tennis, Dek Hockey… and repeat!) with your friends and family.  Or come spectate the Ontario Open Tennis Tournament this weekend while enjoying a meal and/or beverage outside.

We have regular hours on Saturday and Sunday (7am to 8pm) with >reduced holiday hours on  Monday (8am to 8pm).

Nite in July: Every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday (You Pick!)

Just follow along while our Master Artist guides you step-by-step through the featured painting in about two hours. If you’re feeling creative, change the colours to suit your décor or go completely rogue! This is your creative license! We provide all the painting supplies: a 16”x 20” canvas, acrylic paint, brushes, smock, music, and a good time.

Paint Nite for Adults: Rocky Beach at Dawn, Friday August 9th 7:00-9:00pm

CLICK HERE to sign up for this amazing painting! No experience required.
Come out early to The Bridge Public House for dinner/drinks/snacks before you get started, and make a whole fun night of it!

*SPECIAL EVENT Paint Your Pet Fundraiser for Ottawa Humane Society: Sunday August 4th, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Come and enjoy this special RSC Paint Your Pet event on behalf of The Ottawa Humane Society.
NOTE:  Please submit your pet photos by Wednesday August 14th, 2019 to

Please be sure to send in clear, focused and close up images for the best results.

YAYMAKER Ottawa has partnered with the Ottawa Humane Society for this event to help out pets in need within the area. Each year, the Ottawa Humane Society cares for close to 10,000 sick, injured and homeless animals, providing leadership in animal welfare to help build a compassionate community and a brighter future for our community.

Come and enjoy an evening of fun and know that a portion of the ticket sales is donated back to the Ottawa Humane Society.

Don’t have a pet? We can accommodate animal lovers as well. Let us know and we can create a great looking animal you’ll love to paint. Please email after you register your ticket and ask for animal lover option.

CLICK HERE to sign up for this child-friendly painting! No experience required

Come out early to The Bridge Public House for brunch before you get started, and make a whole fun day of it!


Join us WEDNESDAYS as we offer FREE Live Music every Wednesday Night 6:30-9:00pm on the covered Upper Deck overlooking the Rideau River.  There’s nothing better than listening to local Ottawa musicians, while eating delicious food, and enjoying great company! Rain or shine or heat!

Wednesday August 7th 6:30-9:00pm: L.A. Mixtape

L.A. Mixtape is a dynamic duo from Ottawa that plays top 40 music that covers all eras from the 50’s to today.

Lissa & Al are local musicians that have been entertaining crowds for over 20 years as part of different groups. L.A Mixtape have been together for 8 years, and have played in many pubs/venues in Ottawa, Montreal, and surrounding areas. Their versatility, chemistry, and song arrangements are some of the many reasons why L.A. mixtape keeps the crowd wanting more.


Monday, Aug 5 – SPECIAL RSC HOLIDAY HOURS 8:00am-8:00pm
YOGA: Gentle Hatha 9:45am; Baby n’ Me Yoga 11:15am (Click here); *NEW Vinyassa 6pm (Click here)
DEK HOCKEY: *NEW Monday Drop In All Levels 7:00-9:00pm
RESTAURANT SPECIAL HOLIDAY HOURS: Open for Brunch 10:00am-3:00pm

Tuesday, August 6
YOGA: Hatha 9:45am; Happy Hips 4:30pm; Yin 8pm (Click here)
RESTAURANT: Open 4:00pm-10:00pm *Taco Special
PAINT NITE: 7pm-9pm (Click here to purchase your tickets)

Wednesday, August 7
YOGA: Gentle Hatha 9:45am; Hatha 12:15pm (45 mins); Hatha Flow 6:00pm; Gentle Hatha 7:30pm (Click here)
TENNIS: Wednesday Round Robin 10:00am-11:30 Int+ (Click here)
FITNESS: *2 NEW SESSIONS: Core Fitness 55+ 1:45am;  HIIT 6:00pm (Click Here)
RESTAURANT: *NOW OPEN FOR LUNCH AND DINNER 11:30am-10:00pm *Steak & Wine Special
LIVE MUSIC featuring L.A. Mixtape> 6:30pm-9:00pm (See above)

Thursday, August 8
YOGA: Zen 55+ 9:45am; Yang Yin 6:00pm-7:15pm (Click here)
RESTAURANT: Open for Lunch and Dinner 11:30am-10:00pm *BBQ & Beer Special

Friday, August 9
YOGA: Hatha 9:45am-11:00am
MULTI-SPORT:  Youth Sports Club 6:30pm-8:30pm Ages 10-15 yrs *No registration required (Click here); 35+ Volleyball Mingler 6:30pm-8:30pm $10.00 *No registration required (Click here); Drop-In Volleyball All Ages 8:30pm-10:30pm $10.00 *No registration required (Click here)
BRIDGE GROUP: 10:00am-2:00pm Come to play Bridge and stay for lunch
RESTAURANT: Open for Lunch and Dinner 11:30am-10:00pm *Fish ‘N Chips Special
TENNIS: Friday Round Robin 7:00pm-9:00pm Int+ (Click here)
PAINT NITE: 7pm-9pm (Click here to purchase your tickets)

Saturday, August 10
YOGA: Hatha Intermediate 8:45am; Hatha Gentle 10:30am (Click here)
RESTAURANT: Open for Brunch 10:00am-3:00pm

Sunday, August 11
YOGA: Power 8:45am; Hatha Gentle 10:30am (Click here)
TENNIS: Sunday Round Robin 10:00am-12:00pm Adv. and *NEW Junior Pro joining in: 2:30pm-4:00pm Int/Adv. (Click here) and Pro-Led 4:00-5:30 Beg.
MULTI-SPORT: All Sports Drop-In: Basketball, Volleyball, Futsal 4pm-6pm $10.00 *No registration required (Click here) Drop-In Volleyball All Ages 6:30pm-8:30pm $10.00 *No registration required (Click here)
RESTAURANT: Open for Brunch 10:00am-3:00pm
FAMILY PAINT AFTERNOON 1:00-3:00pm (Click here to purchase your tickets) Join your kids to paint a masterpiece

Wishing you a wonderful long weekend filled with fun!