Western Canadian Ringette Championships

The Western Canadian Ringette Championships are held annually at the end of March.  Teams from Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Manitoba battle against each other at the U14AA, U16A, U19A and Open A divisions.

The 2020 Western Canadian Ringette Championships will be held in Prince George, British Columbia from March 25 – 28, 2020. For history and policy information on the WCRCs, please visit the Western Canadian Ringette Championship Website.

The winning team at the Provincial Championships from each division; U14AA, U16A, U19A and Open A will represent Team Alberta. Information and expectations for Team Alberta is outlined in the WCRC Information Package – Team Alberta.

At the U14AA division, following the LTAD framework, an open format including a minimum of two teams per province will be run at the Western Canadian Ringette Championships. Club teams at the U14AA level qualify through Provincials and will represent their Local Association/AA Club at the Championships.

All U14AA teams are required to complete the Commitment to Attend for the Western Canadian Ringette Championships by December 15 of the current season. Only teams that Commit to Attend will be eligible to qualify for the competition, through the Provincial Championships. The form will open October 1 of the current season and can be found at the bottom of the page.

Teams representing their association or club must follow the criteria outlined in the WCRC Information Package – Club Team.

BC AB  SK MB Wildcard/Host Total Teams
U14AA 2 2 2 2 2 10
U16A 1 1 1 1 1 5
U19A 1 1 1 1 1 5
OpenA 1 1 1 1 1 5

The 2019 Western Canadian Ringette Championships were held in St. Albert, Alberta. Congratulations to the following Alberta representation and a big thank you to St. Albert for hosting an amazing event.

U14AA Gold – Team Alberta (Zone 2)
U14AA Silver – Calgary Red
U14AA Bronze – St. Albert Mission
U16A Gold – Team Alberta (NW Nova)
Open A Gold – Team Alberta (Last Call)
Open A Bronze – St. Albert Crew