What is the Athlete Advisory Committee?
The Athlete Advisory Committee will act as an informed adviser to the Ringette Alberta Board in the implementation of policies and the Ringette Alberta Strategic Plan as it pertains to athletes. The Committee is a standing committee of the Ringette Alberta Board and is governed by the Ringette Alberta Bylaws and the Committees Policy (22.0). Members of the Committee should bring perspective from all areas of ringette in Alberta including youth, adult, recreational, competitive, and excellence programs.
The Athlete Advisory Committee…
is a sounding board for policy changes
The Ringette Alberta Board consults the Committee during policy change dicussions
is an advocate for change
The Athlete Advisory Committee advocates and promotes the policy changes to the larger athlete community
contributes to the strategic plan
The RAB strategic plan changes over time, usually in five year cycles.
brings forward issues from athlete around the province
Coming soon: a form for athletes to contact their reps!
is a liason between athletes in Alberta and the Ringette Alberta Board
They will share information with the larger athlete community.
promotes and develops the idea of athlete-centred sport in Alberta
The athletes come first!
Want to join the AAC?
The Committee has already met and begun work for the 2019/20 season. If you are interested in joining the AAC, please email Robyn.Email
Nomination and Eligibility
In order to be nominated individuals must:
- Be at least 15 years old
- Be a registered player with Ringette Alberta at the time of their nomination
- Be in good standing with their local association
- Complete the application
After nominations are put forward, a list of nominees will be presented to the Ringette Alberta Board. A minimum of 5 members will be appointed to the Committee.