Ringette is very pleased to be part of the 2018 Power Smart Manitoba Winter Games being hosted by Thompson. Our sport’s competition takes places during phase 1 – March 4-7, 2018. The Power Smart Winter Games are the Province’s largest ongoing multi-sport event. They are held every two years, alternating between summer and winter sports and involve upwards of 1800 participants.

The 2018 Games will be open to U14 girls (born in 2004 and 2005 – U14 AA players are not eligible). Each region will select only one team from all girls registered with the birth years listed. Those who are selected to represent their region will then compete against top players from all other regions in the Province where they will be able to showcase their skills and talents in a mulit-sport environment.

Ringette Manitoba is accepting applications for the position of Head and Assistant Coach for each regional team that will participate in the 2018 Power Smart Manitoba Winter Games. When submitting your application please provide the names of your two preferred Assistant Coaches. Ringette Manitoba will field 6 teams in total. You should be applying to coach a team in the region where you reside.

Sport Manitoba boundaries have changed. Please click here for the new boundary information

North Region
West Region
East Region
South Region
Winnipeg West (SWRA, St. James, North Winnipeg)
Winnipeg East (BVRA, Transcona, River East)

All team staff for the Power Smart Manitoba Winter Games must be fully registered with Ringette Canada and Ringette Manitoba by January 15th yearly. Head Coach selection will be the sole responsibility of Ringette Manitoba. Head Coach will be selected first and will then be a part of interviews for Assistant Coaches.

All Head and Assistant Coaches must be Community Sport Initiation (CSI) trained including Making Ethical Decisions in class and online, Coach Initiation Online and Respect in Sport. These requirements must be completed prior to November 1, 2017.

There shall be no more than four (4) team staff permitted on the roster. Team staff positions shall include and be limited to those of Head Coach, Assistant Coach (s) and Manager. Two of the coaching staff must be female and the manager must be female. All bench staff must be 18 years of age or older. Manager selection will be the sole responsibility of Ringette Manitoba.

Coach Roles and Responsibilities

Deadline to submit applications is April 24th, 2017.