Assistant Coach Volunteer Opportunity
Published Wednesday, July 20, 2016

The Edmonton Sled Hockey Club is looking for 2-3 Assistant Coaches to help the Head Coaches of the Edmonton Impact Intermediate team and the Edmonton Impact Senior team for the 2016-17 season and future seasons hopefully too.  The practices take place for 2 hours at the Leduc Rec Centre in Leduc, AB every Saturday from Mid-September to the end of April.

Qualifications:

  • Hockey background
  • Sport background
  • Disability sport background
  • Sledge Hockey knowledge

Training:

  • On site training by Head Coaches and ESHC staff
  • Possibility of Hockey Alberta coach certificate which club will cover the costs if they show interest
  • Volunteer experience with Disabled athletes

Benefits:

  • Participation in practice and games 
  • Possibilities of travel to tournaments if commitment level is shown by Assistant Coach
  • Being part of a club and team atmosphere feeling
  • Team swag

 

Weekly Time Commitment 

For questions or to apply, contact Dean Krawec at dkrawec@shaw.ca or by phone at 780-418-8395

 

Bridging the Gap at Glenrose Renovations
Published Thursday, June 30, 2016

The last Bridging the Gap Glenrose Program in Edmonton will be Thursday, July 28, and will resume Thursday, September 1 due to Renovations. For any questions, contact our BTG Program Manager BJ Engerdahl at 780-918-1046 or wsa2@telus.net

Bridging The Gap - Wheelchair Tennis - Summer Development Program
Published Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Calgary, Alberta - Osten & Victor Alberta Tennis Centre - For more information please contact BTG PROGRAM MANAGER - BJ ENGERDAHL

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Fundraising Drive 2016
Published Tuesday, June 21, 2016

WSA will be Fundraising throughout Alberta. Watch for our canvessors coming to your community in the near future. Canvessors will be selling Cookies, Chocolate & Brownie packs in an effort to raise additional funds for the association and it's programs. The Cookies, Chocolate or Brownie packs will cost $20. Please help support the Wheelchair Community in Alberta by purchasing one of our Cookie, Chocolate or Brownie Packs.

How To Identify Our Sanctioned Canvassers:

Canvassers will all have proper WSA identification. Each one should be wearing a WSA inscribed jacket, have an authentic WSA Name Badge along with licensing and information on our association. Canvassers will always offer the products that we are selling. We accept cash or cheque for the purchase. Canvessers will never asked for a straight cash donation without providing the product that we are selling. Should you encounter a canvasser who does not fit this profile or who is asking for cash donations without providing the product we are selling please contact our Fundraising Hotline listed below.

Our Hotline is manned by our Fundraising Management Team James Heffernan and/or Sandy Berg.

Questions or concerns please contact our Fundraising Hotline: 780-628-1829

Any additional questions regarding this fundraising drive can be forwarded to James Heffernan, Fundraising Manager 780-974-1867 or email jamesheff@hotmail.com

You can also donate via CanadaHelps.org:

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Calgary - BTG Have-A-Go Day - Wheelchair Tennis
Published Wednesday, June 15, 2016

BTG Wheelchair Tennis Have-A-Go Day - Osten & Victor Alberta Tennis Centre in Calgary

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2016 Canadian Wheelchair Rugby Championships
Published Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Congratulations to the Alberta Roughnecks and the Alberta Bighorns for claiming Division 1 and Division 2 Bronze Medals at the 2016 Canadian Wheelchair Rugby Championships this past weekend in Montreal, Quebec!! Complete tournamentt results can be viewed HERE

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2016 Canadian Sledge Hockey Championships
Published Monday, May 16, 2016

Congratulations Team Alberta for being the 1st ever Canadian Sledge Hockey Champions!!!

Results:

1st - Team Alberta

2nd - Team Ontario

3rd - Team Quebec

4th - Team BC

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Wheelchair Rugby - Prairie League
Published Monday, May 16, 2016

2016 Murderball Classic - Brandon, Manitoba (May 13-15)

Results:

1st - Team Saskatchewan

2nd - Edmonton SteelWheels

3rd - Calgary Inferno

4th - Winnipeg 76ers