Welcome to
the History of Ringette
in Calgary.

In 1963 Sam Jacks invented what we know today as “Ringette”.
Jacks, the late director of parks and recreation for North Bay, introduced the game to the Society of Directors of Municipal Recreation of Ontario.
Ringette was introduced to Alberta in 1974 and was first played in Calgary in 1977.

View the
First Ringette Rulebook
(from Ontario)

Registration Numbers
in Calgary from

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