Last Updated: 23 November, 2017
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Congratulations to the Brandon Blizzards U14B team for winning the 2016/2017 Provincial Ringette Championship.  They demonstrated amazing team work and perseverance while playing against tremendous competition that made no victory certain until the sound of the final buzzer.

Great job girls, you have made everyone extremely proud of your accomplishment!

 

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Practice and WRL Schedules (Sept-Dec) have been posted for all teams!!

(Weekend practice may be cancelled if team is playing league games that conflict)

 

 

 

*You can print the schedule in calendar format - see "Calendar" and print monthly **CAUTION** Schedule changes do occur. Team Managers will be notified of any changes. 

*You can upload your team's schedule to your computer or smartphone! 

See "Schedules" on the left menu. Make sure "Divisions" is set to "All" then search for your team.  Click on "download" or "subscribe" on the top of the page (you may need to hold down the button if clicking doesn't work) and follow the instructions.  Your selected schedule should automatically load to your device. 

*Did you know you can set up email notifications of practices/games? See "Schedules" and click on "Get Schedule Reminders" on the top of the page. 



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IF WISHING TO REGISTER FOR THE 2017/18 SEASON PLEASE CONTACT SARA BELL (PRESIDENT) 

 

2017/2018 SEASON INFORMATION

5 Divisions this year:

 

R4U -  2010 and up
U10 -  2008 - 2009
U12 -  2006 - 2007
U14 -  2004 - 2005
U16 -  2002 - 2003

 

Registration Information:
 
Deadline for Early Bird registrations - September 8
 
$100 late fee for registrations received after September 8

 

New this year:  Goalie incentive for U12 and older - a 50% rebate for players that commit to this position.

 

Jersey deposit - Brandon Ringette Association has purchased new jerseys for all players!
$100 deposit from each player is required prior to receiving jerseys.  The deposit (cash or post-dated cheque) will be refunded once jerseys are returned at the end of the season.

 

Fundraising - $100 for a booklet of Raffle tickets for each player. Booklets will be provided by Team Managers.  If tickets are sold, the money stays with the parent.
 
Volunteering - Brandon Ringette Association is a volunteer-based organization.  All families will be required to volunteer at various times during the season. 

 

Season Information:  
 
Season runs from September 13 to mid-March.

 

  • Wednesday and Sunday evening ice times for practices beginning at 6:00 at the Kinsmen/Enns Bros Arenas
  • Weekend practice is cancelled if team is playing a league game

 

*Due to ice not being available at times during the season, arenas outside of Brandon could be booked for some weekend practices.

 

Winnipeg Ringette League - Season begins October 26 (schedule available on WRL website)
 
  • U10, U12, U14 and U16 will participate
  • Regular season:  8 games per 1/2 season (16 total) as double-headers. This means 4 game days per half (Nov-Dec & Jan-Feb), or 8 game days in the season.
    • Games are scheduled by the WRL

  • Playoffs begin late February lasting approximately 1.5 - 2 weeks

    • Games based on standings

    • Must lose 2 games to be eliminated 

 

Provincials - U14 and U16
 
  • Participation based on league standings - teams must qualify
  • March 14 - 18, 2018

 

Tournament Information:

 

Brandon Ringette will be hosting a tournament for all divisions November 10-12
**It is expected all families volunteer to ensure a successful tournament (tournament committee, prize table, 50/50, etc...)

 

To be confirmed:
Possible out of town tournament(s) during the season. Attendance is at the discretion of each team. Registration fees to attend will be paid by the team.  The cost per player to attend would depend on team size (plus additional travel-associated costs).
 
Equipment Information:
 
All players must be in full equipment to participate in practices.  No exceptions.
 
U12, U14 and U16 must wear Ringette pants and a girdle. See "Equipment" tab for more information.
 
New jerseys are to be worn for games only.
 
Application of name bars is at your own risk.  Do not use glue! Damage to the jerseys will result in loss of your jersey deposit.
 
"Old" Brandon Ringette jerseys are available for purchase for $25.  See your Team Manager if wishing to purchase.  These can be used as practice jerseys or be kept as a keepsake.

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Executive Positions Available For The 2017/2018 Season!

  • Equipment Manager
  • U10, U12, U14, U16 Team Reps (non-voting)

 

Contact Sara Bell if interested or to learn more!

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 TRYOUTS FOR WEST REGION HAVE BEEN COMPLETED IN BRANDON

2004 - 2006 PLAYERS ARE ELIGIBLE

SEE "MB WINTER GAMES" LINK ON LEFT SIDE BAR FOR MORE INFORMATION

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R4U News 

 

Ringette 4 U is an Instructor led Ringette program focused on developing athletic abilities in children ages 3-8.

 

This program is a mixture of skill specific lessons and split ice games to expand the skill level of its participants while having even more games and fun competition. All the lessons are packed with fun and encourage participants to try new skills while playing appropriate games for their development.

 

Ringette 4 U has 3 Stages; Red, Purple and Green. At the beginning of the year, each child is assessed to make sure that they are entering into the Ringette pro-gram at the right stage for them. Its tailor made to add more fun into physical activity and keep children in motion while learning a new sport.

 

Find out more at http://www.ringette4u.ca/index.php

 

 

Upcoming Practices

Saturday, 25 Nov
All
Portage U10 Hauser @ U10 Novice9:30amPortage Stride Arena
U14 Tween @ Corydon U14 (Devisser)10:15amCentury
U12 Petites @ East St Paul10:30amRiver East
U16 Junior @ BVRA U16B (Dakota)11:50amJonathan Toews North
Steinbach U14 @ U14 Tween1:45pmEast End #1
U10 Novice @ Gateway2:00pmGateway Blue
U12 Petites @ Grunthal Red Wings2:45pmGrunthal
Steinbach U16 @ U16 Junior4:00pmEast End #2
Sunday, 26 Nov
All
PRACTICE U14 Tween7:00pmKinsmen Arena
PRACTICE U16 Junior7:00pmKinsmen Arena
Wednesday, 29 Nov
All
PRACTICE R4U6:00pmKinsmen Arena
PRACTICE U10 Novice6:00pmKinsmen Arena
PRACTICE U12 Petites6:00pmKinsmen Arena
PRACTICE U14 Tween7:00pmKinsmen Arena
PRACTICE U16 Junior8:00pmKinsmen Arena
Sunday, 3 Dec
All
East St Paul @ U12 Petites10:35amKeith Bodley
Gateway @ U10 Novice11:45amEric Coy
U16 Junior @ U16B Assiniboia West11:50amKeith Bodley
Springfield Storm @ U14 Tween12:10pmSt. Norbert
Oxford Heights @ U12 Petites3:30pmStarbuck
BVRA U16B (Winakwa) @ U16 Junior4:00pmSouthdale West
U10 Novice @ Lorette Royals4:15pmIle de Chenes
U14 Tween @ MacDonald Wildfire5:45pmSanford

For a complete schedule listing, click here!