U17 La Relève Officials and Coaching Staff Announced

Calgary, AB – In an effort to continue to increase the number of skilled and experienced coaches and officials involved in High Performance programs, Ringette Canada has named its participants in the coaching and officiating development opportunity set to take place at the 2023 La Relève U17 Event in Calgary, Alberta from October 26-31, 2023. 

The on-ice officials will be Kristi Puszkar and Katelyn Wilson

Overseeing the coaching staff are mentor coaches Barb Bautista and Beth Veale, as well as Program Goalie Coach Heather Konkin

Team Black is led by Head Coach Melissa Hart and Assistant Coaches Karli O’Brien and Nicole Tjepkema.

Team Red is led by Head Coach Allison Madeley and Assistant Coaches Danielle Hildebrand and Jody Nouwen.

Team White is led by Head Coach Melanie Brockman and Assistant Coaches Jesika Savoie and Samira Tajbakhsh.

Team Gold is led by Head Coach Tracy Townsend and Assistant Coaches Maria Thompson and Marla Wheeler.

Territory acknowledgement

While we are a proud Canadian organization, we acknowledge that our head office is located on traditional unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishnaabeg People, and is now home to many diverse First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. Ringette Canada extends our respect to all First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples for their valuable contributions to this land. We are committed to moving forward in the spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.

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