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Alberta Winter Games

Registration is now open for 2003 & 2004-born female athletes to take part in regional selection camps for the 2018 Alberta Winter Games. Applications for Coaches and Trainers for the 2018 Alberta Winter Games are also now being accepted.

The Alberta Winter Games run February 16-19, 2018 in Fort McMurray, AB.

*Players must be registered with Hockey Alberta to be eligible to participate in a regional selection camp.*

Both female regional camps will take place December 8-10 at the following locations (dates and locations subject to change):

North - Ray MacDonald Sports Centre (Morinville Arena)
South - Innisfail Twin Arena

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Not sure of your region?

Click here for the Boundary Map.Space at each regional camp is limited, and registration is on a first come, first served basis. The deadline to register for a regional camp is Friday, November 3.

*Each camp has limited space for goaltenders*


Coach/Trainer Applications

Hockey Alberta is now accepting applications for coaches and trainers for the 2018 Alberta Winter Games. One head coach and one assistant coach are needed for each of the six teams.

For more information, or to apply for a position, click the appropriate link below:

Coach Application - Female > | Trainer Application - Female >

The deadline to submit a Coach or Trainer application is Friday, October 6.


Director of Operations Applications

Hockey Alberta is seeking individuls to volunteers a Director of Operations (DOP) for Alberta Winter Games on the female side. One DOP is needed for each female team.

DOP Application - Female >

The deadline to submit a DOP application is Friday, October 6.


About the Alberta Winter Games

The Alberta Winter Games is a multi-sport event for developing athletes, aged 11-17 years old. The Winter Games were first hosted in 1976 in Banff, and occur each even-numbered year. The athletes are selected to represent the eight zones in Alberta in 20 sports such as hockey, badminton, gymnastics, skiing and skating.Hockey Alberta coordinates the ice hockey portion of the Winter Games, as a core segment of its Development Program.

The Alberta Winter Games are the start of the Hockey Alberta Development Program, and run every second year, alternating with the Alberta Challenge. The Alberta Winter Games provide athletes, coaches, trainers and administrators an opportunity to discover the qualities of competitive hockey in a well-organized regional camp and select team competition. Female athletes born in 2003 and 2004 are eligible to compete in the 2018 Alberta Winter Games.

Recently revamped, The Alberta Winter Games – Female Hockey begin with two regional camps, a North and a South Camp, designed to allow athletes, coaches and trainers to show their skills and receive top-level instruction and evaluation. The top 60 athletes from each regional camp (three teams per region), six coaches, three coach mentors, three trainers and three directors of operations will be selected to participate in the Alberta Winter Games.

The 2018 Alberta Winter Games run February 16-19 in Fort McMurray. Zone Camps will run December 8-10, locations TBD. Player registration and coaching applications will be available in September.


For more information, contact Mathieu Provencher, Coordinator, Team Alberta Female