Athlete Advisory Committee

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.

Click here to view the Athlete Advisory Committee Terms of Reference

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?

Applications for the 2020/21 Committee are now open! If you have questions about the application or the Committee itself, please email robyn@ringettealberta.com

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Application and Eligibility 

New applicants 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 form and provide teammate and association references.

Returning members must also complete the application form; new references are not needed.

After applications 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.

Contact the Athlete Advisory Committee

Athletes can now contact their athlete representatives directly! Fill out the form below and a member of the committee will get back to you.

Contact Form