23 juin 2017
Manitoba Athletes selected to senior national team roster
Ringette Canada – Following a successful selection camp June 16-18 in Calgary, Ringette Canada today announced the roster for its senior national team that will compete at the 2017 World Ringette Championship taking place in Mississauga, Ontario from November 27 – December 3.
Ringette Manitoba is proud and excited that Amy Clarkson (St. Andrews, MB), the one Manitoba athlete who attended the camp was chosen to be a part of this team. This is an excellent success story for Amy as well as the ringette program as a whole within Manitoba.
To see the full list of athletes please click here
Ringette is a Canadian sport that was invented in 1963 in North Bay, Ontario by the late Sam Jacks. There are currently over 30,000 players on nearly 2,000 teams across Canada, with over 1,500 officials and nearly 8000 coaches. Internationally, it is played in more than a half a dozen other countries around the world. Ringette has been designated a Heritage Sport by Sport Canada and as part of the Sport for Life movement, ringette is well advanced at adapting Sport Canada’s Long Term Athlete Development model. For more information, please refer to the Ringette Canada Web site atwww.ringette.ca.
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