Ringette Alberta Welcomes Two New Staff to Admin Team

New program coordinators will aid development of coaches & officials

Ringette Alberta is pleased to welcome Caleigh Shaw and Lauren Koster to the professional staff of the Association.


Caliegh, a University of Alberta graduate with a Bachelor of Physical Education and Bachelor of Education, will be primarily responsible for supporting coach development. She is no stranger to

ringette, having both played and coached for many years. She has been a head coach within the Edmonton Ringette Club and is the founder of the Edmonton WAM! Ringette Bootcamp. Caleigh has

been very successful in her athletic career, most recently winning the 2011 National Ringette League championship with the Edmonton WAM! Her role with Ringette Alberta will include

coordinating NCCP clinics and supplemental coach training as well as leading the coach development components of Ringette Alberta’s athlete programs.


Lauren is also a University of Alberta grad, with a Bachelor of Arts in Recreation, Sport and Tourism. She has played the sport since the age of 6, then began officiating at 14 and coaching at

16. She is a Level 3 Official and is working towards her Level 4. She is a certified High Five trainer and holds her Level 2 NCCP Ringette certification. Lauren will coordinate NOCP clinics and

supplemental official education, assist with assigning officials for Ringette Alberta’s Provincial Championships, and lead the officials development components of Ringette Alberta’s athlete programs.


Ringette Alberta is looking forward to the experience, enthusiasm and passion that these two new members of the team will bring to the Association and to the sport of ringette.