The Marystown YMCA is actually the first full building to be certified gold in NL. Opened on February 8, 2016, this building is owned by the Town of Marystown and operated by the YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador. The 33,000 square foot building includes an accessible 25 m 6 lane main pool, play pool with waterslide, 3 change rooms, conditioning centre, indoor walking/running track, steam room, child minding room and multi-purpose gymnasium.
The building and pool water is heated using a mix of in floor heating and air to air heat pumps and geothermal heat pumps with 18 drilled wells. Heat rejected from the roof top pool unit, is captured and utilized in pool heating.