Regina Sport District

For general information about the Regina Sport District email regina.sport@ssfa.ca

Regina Sport District is also now on Facebook!!!!

Welcome to our website. Please browse the site to discover the many activities we provide for our members in order to assist them in achieving active lifestyles as well as making new friends through socializing with fellow members. It is our goal to improve the well-being of seniors by planning and organizing physical, cultural, social and intellectual activities. We welcome your ideas for additional activities that are of interest to you.  It’s agreat time to get involved with the Regina Sport District and learn more about taking part in all that is happening in 2018 - 2019.  All the information will be posted on our spring website. 

The Regina Sport District had 158 participants take part in the 2018 SSFA Provincial Games in Moose Jaw, July 10 – 12.   Congratulations to all participants.  Click on 2018 Provincial Results for the results of the various events.  There were 155 Saskatchewan participants who took part in the 2018 Canada National Games in St. John, New Brunswick; 30 Gold, 26 Silver and 20 Bronze Medals were won in the respective events by Saskatchewan athletes, click on www.ssfa.ca to see the results and again congratulations to all.  The 2020 National Games will be held in Kamloops, B.C.

YOU CAN DO IT

How You Can Get Involved with the Saskatchewan Senior Fitness Association

MEMBERSHIP

Annual membership fee is $10 for our fiscal year April 1 – March 31.  A membership allows you to participate in as many activities as your time and energy will allow

Upcoming Events

Monthly Meeting

The Regina Sport District holds meetings once a month, the next meeting is November 16, 2018 at 1:30 pm at the United Way Office, 1440 Scarth Street. Visitors always welcome. No obligation.

Northgate Walkers Clinic

Grab your runners! Regina Sport District is holding an information clinic at Northgate Mall with members of the Northgate Walkers to give us a chance to see how much fun this can be. The Club holds social activities in addition to walking and exercises. What a great way to start the day with walking/exercise as well as meeting and socializing with other seniors who want to get out during the winter months and not be shut inside. PLUS ITS GOOD FOR US!

Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Place: Northgate Mall Kiosk            

Time: 8:00 am

Contact: To register and more details contact Lorraine at 306 949-5574

You do not have to be a member of the Regina Sport District to take part in this clinic. 

The workshop is FREE and remember……….YOU CAN DO IT!

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2018      

Place: United Way Office 1440 Scarth Street 

Time: 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Come out and have coffee with the Regina Sport District Committee and learn more about the Saskatchewan Senior Fitness Association and what we have to offer to make your active and/or intellectual life more fun. Meet some new friends. No obligation. 

Items On The Agenda
  1. Discussions on workshops for events in order to perhaps assist or make it more comfortable for members to take part in the District/Provincial/National Games, i e. Bocce Ball, Pickleball (instruction ongoing), track and field events, Kaiser and other card games, etc.  Clip on 2018 Provincial Results (hyperlink) to see other events that are held.  If you have any thoughts of workshops/clinics that you would like to attend such as skills senior driving (no tests involved) on winter roads, stick curling, mixed doubles curling, slo pitch, representatives at the meeting will be happy to take any suggestions or answer any questions. These clinics will be held dependent on the interest shown.  If you are unable to attend the meeting, contact Doug at 306 545-2148.   ALL CLINICS AND WORKSHOPS ARE FREE.  No obligation!
  2. Nominations for all positions on the committee are required.  Anyone interested in being nominated, contact Doug at 306 545-2148.  Everyone welcome!

 

2 Person Stick Curling

Come out and try 2 Person Stick Curling. Drop by the Highland Curling Club, 348 Broad Street, any Friday, 2 – 4 pm.  If you are interested, all you need is a clean non-slip pair of running shoes.  No cost.  For more information, contact Gord at 306 545-6693.

Mixed Doubles Curling

This event is becoming very popular for couples. Get your names in early as this event is really catching on. Games will be held on days and times to be announced.  For information, contact Doug at 306 545-2148.

Northgate Walkers Club

A great way to start the day!  This Club is a vibrant group of seniors, age 55+, who come together for fun, fitness and friendship Monday to Friday to walk indoors & participate in the Forever in Motion Fitness Program at the Northgate Mall, 7:30 -  10:00 am for walking, exercises at 8:15 – 8:45 am, following most members stay for coffee and fellowship.  Yearly Membership is only $10.00 with registration available at the Customer Service Kiosk in the mall. Social activities such as trips, monthly meetings with guest speakers, supper events round out what this group has to offer.  For more information contact: northgatewalkers@hotmail.com  or contact Alice at 306 949-5558 or Val at 306 543-9847. Plus - Its Good for Us! YOU CAN DO IT!

2018 Regina Sport District Committee Following are the volunteers who make up the Regina Sport Committee of which anyone would be happy to answer any questions.

President

Doug Barss

306 545-2148

Vice President

Lorraine Hill

306 949-5574

Past President

Don Veitch

306 545-5131

Secretary

Lorraine Hill

306 949-5574

Treasurer

Alice Barss

306 545-2148

 

Members at Large

Games Coordinators

Ray Webb, Roselyn Veitch, Roberta Finch, Lorraine Hill

Membership

Roberta French

Fundraising

Gord Garratt

Publicity

Jan Desnoyers

Slo Pitch

Dale Ward and Neil McGregor

Provincial Rep.

Don Veitch Alternate - Roberta French

Provincial Games Registrars

Roberta French and Roselyn Veitch

Provincial Director-at-Large

Gord Garratt

Link Up With

If your non-profit fitness organization is looking to promote your activities and have the same goals as the Saskatchewan Senior Fitness Association, we may be able to promote your activities on our website.  It’s FREE.  Contact Lorraine Hill at 306 949-5574.

Volunteer

Opportunities are available for persons wanting to help our organization grow and serve its members.  It’s a wonderful opportunity to meet new people and to get a feeling of belonging to an organization of 50+ people who have the same capabilities and goals as you do!  Whether you want to be a participant and/or a volunteer, you will enjoy yourself.  Our committee has a need for volunteers who want to get involved in planning and organizing activities for seniors. This may be of interest for the newly retired but does not exclude other, if you want an opportunity on a part-time basis.  For more information or to find out when our monthly meetings are, contact Doug Bass at 306 545-2148, abarss@sasktel.net No obligation! Meetings are once a month.  There is a spot just waiting for you!    See the pictures below to see how much fun we have!

Check out the home page of the Saskatchewan Senior Fitness Association by clicking www.ssfa.ca  for more exciting and interesting news.

Following are some pictures of Regina Sport District members participating in some of the 2018 District Games events. 

2018 Gold Medal Stick Curling Provincial Champions

2018 Contract Bridge Winners

2018 Pickelball Competitors

2018 Bank Shuffleboard Winners

2018 Kaiser Winners (1st Time Event)

These are just some of the events that took place.  Check out the link to see winners of other events.

Be sure to check out our website for what is coming up in the spring!

Advertise With Us

Place your logo on our website with a link to yours. Direct inquiries to m.gailing@sasktel.net

Be a Volunteer!

Opportunities are available with the districts for people who want to help the organization grow and serve its members.

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