WOMEN’S HOCKEY ASSOCIATION
2022/2023 Season Starts October 1st!
WELCOME TO SAWHA
SAWHA has approx 55 teams in seven tiers with over 1,000 active members registered in the league. This season will see SAWHA schedule over 1,000 games, playing in 22 arenas within the City of Calgary and in eight arenas within 150 km of Calgary. SAWHA is focused and committed to the development and growth of female hockey.
- To enjoy the game of hockey and to keep the game at a fun, yet competitive level.
- To ensure all interested females, 18 years of age and older, have an equal opportunity to participate and wherever possible, provide competition at the individual players’ level of skill.
- To promote, encourage and increase the growth and awareness in female hockey in Alberta.
- To encourage and foster personal development and leadership qualities of individuals through their participation in female amateur hockey.
TIPS, DOCS & PROCEDURES
COVID PROCEDURES & RULES
LATEST NEWS AND EVENTS
Back by popular demand! We are kicking of the winter season with our first skills session of the season. Dust off those skates and join us on September 21 @ 7:30pm at Westside Rec. The cost per person is $25 and we will be caping this at about 20 skaters and 3...
SAWHA Virtual AGM - April 14 @ 7:00 pm Team Representatives, check your email for the Zoom meeting invite or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you did not receive an email invite Meeting Agenda 2021 SAWHA Annual General Meeting (AGM) Agenda Options 3 teams (teams that...
Season Update The Government of Alberta has announced that the current public health measures prohibiting group sports including recreational hockey have been extended until at least January 21. Government officials favour a gradual reopening of services and...
Dec 13 update - Due to Alberta's high case numbers, the Government of Alberta has extended the mandatory restrictions that prohibit all levels of team sport including recreational hockey until at least January 12, 2021. All SAWHA games and ice times are suspended...
On Nov 24, the Government of Alberta announced Enhanced COVID-19 Public Health measures in an effort to slow the spread. The new measures prohibit all levels of team sport including recreational hockey. We are expecting an update closer to mid-Dec regarding a...
As per today's announcement from the Government of Alberta all hockey activities in Calgary will be on a 2-week temporary shutdown effective Nov 13th. We will provide a SAWHA league update in the coming hours with full details. All SAWHA games scheduled for tonight...
All Team Representatives are required to attend the League Meeting (Zoom) on Sept 30, 7 pm. The meeting invite link will be emailed out to the team contacts this week, if you do not receive an invite by Friday, Sept 18 please email email@example.com to...
Looking for practice ice or an additional shinny time? SAWHA has the following ice times available for immediate booking. Sun Sept. 27, 9:30 PM YMCA Rocky Ridge Mon Sept. 28, 10 PM YMCA Rocky Ridge Sun Oct 25, 9:30 PM YMCA Rocky Ridge All ice times are 1.25 hrs and...
As you well know, our women's hockey community has faced numerous challenges over the past two years including the loss of the Fairview Arena and more recently the pre-mature end to our 2019/20 season due to COVID-19. Yet, even through these dark times there has been...