Ringette Calgary is issuing the following Mask Requirements until September 30th, at which point this will be re-evaluated:
PLAYERS – Players are required to wear masks upon entering the arena, and in dressing room area. Players should remove their masks only immediately prior to putting on their helmet and entering onto the ice surface.
COACHES & BENCH STAFF – All coaches and team staff are required to wear a mask at all times while off the ice. This includes the dressing room area and the player’s bench. Coaches are permitted on ice without a mask when distancing from players, but must wear a mask on the ice when in close contact (inside 2 metres) of any player, coach, and/or Official.
VOLUNTEERS – All volunteers and minor officials are required to wear a mask in and around the direct playing area, in the timekeeper/penalty box area, and when in close contact with any player, coach or official.
OFFICIALS – All Officials are required to wear a mask upon entering the arena, and in the dressing room area. Officials should remove their masks only immediately prior to putting on their helmet and entering onto the ice surface.
FANS (PARENTS) – Masks are required in the dressing room area, player’s bench, penalty boxes, and timekeeper’s box. In all other areas of the facility spectators MUST follow the protocols as laid out by the individual facilities. Please note at time of writing all ‘City Operated’ facilities require masks to enter the facility. Ringette Calgary strongly recommends that all spectators wear masks while attending all RC sanctioned events.
Ringette Calgary will once again be offering Flex Ringette 2021-2022 season. The program is being designed to meet the needs of athletes who wish to have less time commitment and a competitive experience. Currently, U16 and U19 players are eligible (and may open to U14). We need a minimum of 30 participants (plus goaltending) at sign up in order for the program to be viable.
2 half seasons – October-December and January-March
Consistent location and time (Tuesday evenings)
For details on Flex Ringette and Registration information visit the Flex Ringette page.
The Ringette Calgary community is sad to share that our good friend and Patron, Hazel Skinner passed away on May 22nd at the age of 92 years. Hazel was instrumental in the creation of the Friends First program and encouraged young women to be kind, support one another and pay it forward. We will always be grateful to Hazel for her support and will continue to carry her message forward as inspiration.
The “2015 Western Canadian Ringette Championships Legacy Scholarships” have now been awarded. Applicants were scored based on their commitment to the sport of Ringette through playing, coaching, officiating and other volunteer activities as well as school and community participation and service.
Congratulations to Sophie Tsougrianis and Tristan Earle who each received $1000.
Canadian Sport for Life (CS4L) is a movement to improve the quality of sport and physical activity in Canada. CS4L links sport, education, recreation and health and aligns community, provincial and national programming. Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) is a seven-stage training, competition and recovery pathway guiding an individual’s experience in sport and physical activity from infancy through all phases of adulthood. …Read More
Check out the extensive Ringette Calgary History section of this website. You will find information, photos, and interesting facts – starting from our first season (1977). Did you know: In July of 1978 “Calgary Ringette” joined “Ringette Alberta” Frances Willis organized the first Ringette School in Calgary in 1979 Referees were strictly volunteers until 1984 when game fees were introduced ($4-$6) Ice cost $50 per …Read More
All parents and coaches are encouraged to watch this video and check out the Get More from Sport website. “Sports used to be about children competing against other children. Now, all too often it is about adults competing against other adults through their children. The ‘Get More From Sport’ campaign is spot on, and it is critical that this message reach …Read More
Straight from the Ringette Canada rule book, here is a handy summary of shot clock rules that everyone should have. There is a link at the bottom of the document to the Ringette Canada officiating website and under the rule book tab in section 24 you will find all the rules pertaining to shot clock as well as cases if anyone …Read More
There is opportunity for players attending a post-secondary school in Calgary to play on the UofC Open A Dinos Ringette team. The University of Calgary team competes in the the CORA Open A division in Calgary and have opportunity to attend the University Challenge Cup.
For more information about playing in CORA (Calgary Open Ringette Association) visit their website and check out the classified section.
To help ensure the health and safety of young athletes, CDC developed the Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports initiative to offer information about concussions to coaches, parents, and athletes involved in youth sports. The Heads Up initiative provides important information on preventing, recognizing, and responding to a concussion.