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A not for profit serving our community for over 70 years.

The Recreation Association of the Public Service of Canada (best known as the RA or RA Centre) operates the largest private not-for-profit recreation and leisure facility in Ottawa operating for over 70 years. With over 22,000 members, there is no other operation in Ottawa that matches the scope of activities and membership of the RA


April 18, 2017

The Aboriginal Sport Circle Welcomed into the House of Sport


April 12, 2017 - Ottawa Business Journal

Leading the RA Centre’s turnaround: Ottawa businesswoman of the year nominee Tosha Rhodenizer


April 06, 2017

The Shooting Federation of Canada joins the House of Sport's Growing Community of Sport Organizations


March 30, 2017

House of Sport Announces First National Sport Organizations to Join


March 09, 2017 - CTV Morning Live


Sarah Freemark is learning about fencing at the RA Centre.


Sarah Freemark is learning about fencing at the RA Centre.


Sarah Freemark is learning about fencing at the RA Centre.


CTV Morning Live Sarah Freemark is taking the Bamboo Bar class at the RA Centre.


March 03, 2017 - CTV Morning Live



February 14, 2017 - CTV Morning Live Videos









Ottawa Sportspage - August 16, 2016

RA House of Sport project takes root


Ottawa Today with Mark Sutcliffe - July 20, 2016
Radio Interview with Tosha Rhodenizer, RA CEO


Ottawa Community News – July 19, 2016

New $6.9M House of Sport hub coming to RA Centre


July 4, 2016

RA Announces Plans on a New House of Sport


December 3, 2015

Rideau Tennis Club Excited to Support the Opening of the Adàwe Crossing


November 23, 2015 - CTV Morning Live Videos







November 21, 2015 - RBC Sports Day in Canada VIDEOS



http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2679308183 - 5:28, 7:09, 29:06

http://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2679309469 - 21:48


Novmber 6, 2015

RA Centre to be featured during CBC Sports Day in Canada


August 31, 2015

Chartwell Retirement Residences partners with RA to renovate Curling Club lounge


July 30, 2015

Roman Cup Memorial Tournament Sets New Mark for Players


July 13, 2015

Advanced Business Imaging Brings Business Expertise to RA


January 13, 2015

CTV Morning Live Visits the RA Centre


November 27, 2014

Kick-Off RBC Sports Day in Canada at the RA Centre with the RA Sports Camp Breakfast


November 24, 2014

RBC Sports Day in Canada



November 20, 2014

RA Continuing Quality Programming


November 17, 2014

RA and Union Talks End with no Agreement


November 13, 2014

RA Photo Club Celebrates Diamond Anniversary


October 27, 2014

Executive Tosha Rhodenizer Joins RA as the New General Manager


October 6, 2014

RA Partners with Molson Coors to become an Ottawa Senators Hockey Headquarters


September 11, 2014

RA Squash and RA Racquetball Clubs Welcome a new Pro and new Programs


July 31, 2014
Roman Cup Memorial Tournament the Largest Junior Tennis Competition in Canada


July 21, 2014

RA Photo Club of Ottawa Celebrates 75th Anniversary


June 20, 2014
The RA Centre to support the return of professional football to the nation’s capital!


April 11, 2014
Zumba-thon fundraiser surpassing expectations


April 4, 2014
Zumba-thon community fundraiser to celebrate Susy!


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