The St.Thomas Ringette Associations (STRA) aims to provide programs for all ages. The ability to provide programs at all ages is subject to the registration levels at each age/skill group and final decisions are made in early fall.
FUNdamental 1 (FUN1 - Generally for ages 4-6 ) is for children who are new to ringette or skating, learning the basic game structure and still developing basic skills, this group plays cross ice.
FUNdamental 2 (FUN2 - Generally for ages 6-8) - is for children who are learning to lengthen their stride, ready to learn more rules of ringette and have developed some basic skills, this group plays Mini Ringette.
U10 - (FUN3) - is for children who demonstrate that they have acquired the physical, cognitive and social readiness for more challenging play, this group plays full sized ringette. This is usually for players not over 10 years of age by Dec 31st however consideration for skill and experience may allow over aged players to develop in this level when appropriate. Ages 7-9 who demonstrate skills as described
See Childrens Ringette to learn more about the programs above
U12,U14, U16, U19 - players are placed in levels according to their ages as of Dec 31st with consideration given to both skill and experience as well as number of players registered with the St.Thomas Ringette association.
U18+ or OPEN. -adult players who wish to play in a structured Ringette environment. If you’re interested and havent played you are encourages to contact the registrar for more information.