In accordance with Southern Region Ringette Association (SRRA) recommendations around team preparedness, Markham Ringette has adopted the following dressing room policy for all games:
All players please note the following procedures in order to attend tryouts:
All Players whose home association is Markham and wish to play ringette anywhere next season, must first register their intent to play by completing the online registration form. This form is available on this website in April of each year. After completing the intent to play form, these players may elect to attend tryouts for Provincial A and AA teams by completing part one of the Try Out Notification Form.
All Players whose home association is not Markham must bring their duly completed Try Out Notification Form to in order to attend tryouts for any Markham team holding tryouts.
Rowan’s Law (Concussion Safety), 2018
Please be informed of the new policy from the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sport regarding Rowan’s Law. The final regulation is currently available for print or download on Ringette Ontario Rowan's Law, as well as Ontario.ca Rowan's Law. The Rowan’s Law concussion awareness rules came into effect on July 1, 2019.
As a high-level overview:
This law also requires all registered players under the age of 26 (including parents for players under the age of 18), as well as all coaches, trainers and officials to sign their designated sports Concussion Code of Conduct.
Government of Ontario Concussion Awareness Resource E-Booklet
This e-booklet will help you learn more about concussions, so you can keep yourself and others active and safe — whether you’re an athlete, parent, coach or official.
All registered players under the age of 26 (including parents for players under the age of 18), as well as all coaches, trainers and officials must review the age-appropriate Concussion Awareness Resource as noted below:
Concussion Resource Guide - Ages 10 and Under
Concussion Resource Guide - Ages 11-14
Concussion Resource Guide - Ages 15 and Up (including all bench staff and parents of players under the age of 18)
Once you have read and understood the Concussion Awareness Resource guide, all players under the age of 26, all parents of players under the age of 18 and all MRRA Bench Staff must Print, Sign and Submit the Ringette Ontario Concussion Code of Conduct.
RO Code of Conduct (Concussion) - Athlete
RO Code of Conduct (Concussion) - Bench Staff
Please submit your signed form to your Team Manager. All signed forms will be maintained by the MRRA Registrar.
If you have any questions, please contact your Team Manager or the MRRA Registrar.