KW INLINE - KW RAGE

REPRESENTATIVE TEAMS, TRYOUTS, AND TOURNAMENT PLAY

KW Rage Representative Program

    • Rage representative teams are organized, developed and operated by youth and adult volunteers with the support, guidance and assistance of the KW Inline Hockey League
    • Opportunities to compete in tournament play are available for all age groups and levels of skill, beginners - AAA
    • Rage teams generally consist of 8-10 skaters and 1-2 goaltenders
    • Opportunity to play is dependent on the level of commitment from players, parents and volunteers
    • Roster positions, cost, commitment, and tournament locations vary from year to year
    • League guidance is provided to all players, volunteer coaches and team assistants wishing to participate in the KW Rage representative program.  
    • Opportunities are available for elite level players to tryout and compete for our Ontario Provincial and Canadian National teams

    KW Rage Jr A - GLi Hockey League

    • The KW Rage Junior A's are members of the Great Lakes Inline Hockey League and participate against teams from Ontario and the United States.
    • Players born 1994 or later are eligible, with a minimum age requirement of 15 years old, as of January 1, 2017. 
    • Interested players please contact Scott D. Buehlow, Head Coach, KW Rage Jr A's, at tbuehlow@live.com or 519-364-5734

    "GLi League Champions will be awarded the Harold Schulz Memorial Cup"

    http://www.eteamz.com/greatlakesjuniorainlinehockeyleague/

    Canada Inline - Canadian National Teams and Tryouts

    • In 2017 Canada Inline will select Canadian National Teams to compete in the FIRS Masters World Cup in Italy, IOC World Games in Poland, FIRS World Championships in China and AAU Junior Olympics in California. 
    • In 2016 Canadian National teams won six gold medals at the AAU Junior Olympics in Hawaii, along with gold and bronze medals at the FIRS World Inline Hockey Championships in Italy. 
    • Men and women's Canadian National Team tryouts will take place May 6, Maple Grove Arena, Oakville, Ontario.

    http://www.canadainline.com

    NIHA - National Inline Hockey Association

    • NIHA Canada select the top professional inline hockey players to participate in the IIHF-International Inline Hockey Federation, World Championships.
    • Team Canada won gold in the 2015 IIHF World Championships in Tampere, Finland.
    • Qualifying as the number one seed in 2016 tournament play, Team Canada will defend their 2015 World Championship title at this year's 2017 IIHF World Inline Hockey Championships in Bratislava, Slovakia.

    http://www.niha.ca/ 

    http://www.iihf.com/home-of-hockey/championships/inline.html

    State Wars - Ontario Provincial Teams and Tryouts

    • An independent committee of State War representatives select the top A/AA and AAA players in each birth year as Provincial team members.
    • Players selected to represent their Province compete against teams from across North America for the International State Wars Championship.
    • Team Ontario tryouts will take place May 6-7, Maple Grove Arena, Oakville, Ontario. 
    • 2017 State Wars Championships take place in Taylor, Michigan, July 29 - August 6.

    http://statewarsrollerhockey.pointstreaksites.com/view/statewars

    NARCh - North American Roller Hockey Championships

    • NARCh hosts both East and West Coast Championships for house league to professional players, in all age divisions.
    • Teams wishing to participate in a NARCh Final must first enter a Regional Qualifier in order to acquire a ranking.
    • 2017 Ontario Regional Qualifier takes place in Mississauga, Ontario, June 2-4.
    • 2017 NARCh East Coast Finals take place in Mississauga, Ontario, July 12-23.

    http://www.narch.com/

    TORHS - US National Inline Hockey Championships

    • TORHS hosts a National Championship for A/AA through to professional players, in all age divisions.
    • Teams wishing to participate at TORHS Nationals must first enter a preliminary qualifying tournament in order to acquire a ranking.
    • Nationals take place July 5-13 in Wesley Chapel, Florida. 

    http://www.torhs2hot4ice.com/

    TCS Roller Hockey

    • TCS host a number of tournaments throughout the United States with most divisions and levels of play available.

    http://www.tcshockey.com/

    KW Inline Hockey is a member board run, not for profit organization which is operated by adult and youth community volunteers with the support of the City's of Waterloo and Kitchener.

    Players, volunteer coaches and assistants wishing to assemble a team and/or participate in the KW Rage representative program, please contact;   

    Scott D. Buehlow, 

    Director of Representative Hockey, KW Inline Hockey

    tbuehlow@live.com

    519-364-5734