Ringette teams are formed based on the age of the player. The teams are as follows:
FUN1 U6 (Learn to Skate, born 2016 and younger)
FUN2 U8 (born 2014 - 2015)
U10 10 yrs & under
U12 12 yrs & under
U14 14 yrs & under
U16 16 yrs & under
U19 20 yrs & under (3-year age division)
18+ 18 years & over
Starting at the U12 there are 2 divisions to choose from A/AA and B:
B Division (regional):
This division is similar to house leagues with a lower time/financial commitment and no tryouts. Generally, one practice and one game per week similar to U10 structure. You can expect 1-3 tournaments and a Regional Championship Event.
A/AA Divisions (provincial):
These divisions are more competitive with a bigger time/financial commitment and requires tryouts. At the provincial level there is additional power skating (additional cost) and dryland training. You can expect 1-4 tournaments and a Provincial Championship Event, travel can be more extensive at the provincial level. Additional costs for jersey’s and teamwear.