Q: How many practices can we expect per week? And where?
A: U8-U18 can expect 1 team practice per week. Teams may have additional practices, but this is left to the discretion of the coaches, players, and parents to arrange. Practices will be held in school gyms in southwest area as allocated to us by EMSA.
Q: When will my child have Technical Training? Where?
A: All teams can expect 10-12 Tech Training (TT) sessions per season. TT sessions will be arranged around the Edmonton area in suitable indoor gyms, such as the Commonwealth Stadium, Butterdome at the University of Alberta, Kinsmen, etc.
Q: Do I also have to pay for tournaments?
A: Sting fees include up to 2 tournaments per team per season. However, many teams choose to enter additional tournaments and split
the fees amongst the players/parents.
Q: I would like to volunteer, how do I find opportunities to do so?
the season throughout addition, you will likely receive additional emails In website. All volunteer opportunities will be posted on the
A: asking for help as events are coordinated. Please note that the volunteer expectation is the equivalent to about 4 hours (unless it is
stated otherwise for the volunteer job you are doing).
Q: What can my child expect for gear?
A: Sting provides all players with: 2 Player Game Jerseys (which are returned at the end of the season). Players are also given: Game shorts, a practice T-shirt, and a pair of socks, which the player is to keep at the end of the season.