5 Manitoba Athletes identified to attend Junior Team Canada selection camp.
Manitoba Ringette Association – Ringette Manitoba is proud to announce that five of our athletes have been selected to attend the Junior national team selection camp. The camp will be held in May in Toronto, ON.
The Manitoba athletes vying for a spot on Ringette Canada’s Junior national team are as follows:
Madison Ford, Winnipeg MB (Bonivital)
Josee Huberdeau, Lorette MB
Milica Oravec, Oakbank MB
Alana Lesperance, Winnipeg MB (Bonivital)
Kaylee Spearing, Winnipeg MB (Bonivital)
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 at www.ringette.ca.
For further information please contact Melanie at (204) 925-5713 or firstname.lastname@example.org