Saskatoon Sport District

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

Welcome

The Saskatoon Sport District offers a wide range of activities for friendly competition and to encourage fitness and social interaction.  Our district encompasses the City of Saskatoon and outlying areas.

You will find information on the Provincial 55+ and Canada 55+ Games; Saskatoon Sport District’s schedule of event playoffs for the Provincial 55+ Games; our on-going activity schedule and the names and contact information for the Committee and the Activity Coordinators and photos from the 2012 Provincial 55+ Games in Saskatoon.

 

 

Schedule Of Event Playoffs
Provincial 55+ Games
Saskatoon Sport District

All participants for the playoffs must have a 2014-2015 membership card. 

 

BANK SHUFFLEBOARD – Thursday, May 1, 1:00 pm at Army & Navy

BOWLING 5 PIN  - Friday May 2 and Sunday, May 4, 3:00 pm at Eastview Bowl. 

8 BALL SNOOKER  – Saturday, May 10, 9:00 am at Pacific Avenue Billiard

GOLF – Thursday, May 29th, 1:00 pm at Wildwood Golf Course. 

PICKLEBALL – Wednesday, May 21. 1:00 pm Father Basil Merkle Tennis Courts .

SHORT STORY & POETRY  -theme is “Pioneers of Sports” 

SWIMMING – Friday, May 9, 1 – 2:30 pm Shaw Civic Centre

TENNIS – Thursday, May 22, 1:00 pm Lakewood Indoor Tennis Centre

TRACK & FIELD – Outdoor practices held Evan Hardy in May as weather permits.

Contact the coordinator for each event for more information.

 

Other playoffs dates for all other activities have not been confirmed at the present time.  Please contact your Coordinator for the date.

 

Provincial 55+ Games And Canada 55+ Games

The SSFA Provincial 55+ Games are in Humboldt July 8 – 10 and the Canada 55+ Games are in Strathcona County (Sherwood Park), Alberta August 28 – 30.  Below is a comparison of the events in Provincial and Canada Games.

SSFA 55+ Events Canada 55+ Games

Golf – 18 holes & Recreational Golf

5 Pin Bowling, 8 Lanes

Contract Bridge

Duplicate Bridge (add on-optional list)

Cribbage

Pickleball

Ice Curling – stick curling

Kaiser

Poetry & Short Story

Swimming

Scrabble

Table Tennis     

Tennis (outdoor)

Whist

Bank Shuffleboard

Snooker

Floor Curling (add on – optional list)

Slo-Pitch

Track & Field

Bocce (add on-optional list)

 

 

 

 

Micro Marathon 5K % 10K (add on optional list)

Ice Hockey

 

Golf, 18 holes

5 Pin Bowling

Contract Bridge

Duplicate Bridge

Cribbage

Pickleball

Ice Curling

 

 

Swimming

 

 

Tennis (outdoor)

Whist

 

 

Floor Curling

Slo-Pitch

Track & Field

Bocce

Badminton

Carpet Bowling

Cycling

Darts

Micro Marathon (Bonus)

Ice Hockey

Floor Shuffleboard

Badminton and cycling clubs will be contacted to determine interest in Canada 55+ Games

 

Ongoing Saskatoon Sport District Activities

BANK SHUFFLEBOARD  - every Wednesday and Friday, 1:30 pmat the Anavets Club

GOLF – Wildwood Golf Course- monthly fun tournaments June – September. Clinic for Short Game prior to June tournament with Tim Sawchyn, CPGA.

PICKLEBALL – every Tuesday & Thursday, 1-3:00 pm at Ebenezer Baptist Church. In early May moves to Father Basil Merkle Park

SLO-PITCH  - end of April early May depending on the weather

SNOOKER 8 BALL – every Saturday at 1:00 pm at Pacific Avenue Billiards 

TENNIS – Every morning Monday – Friday at Lakewood Indoor Tennis Centre, 9 – 10:30 am

TRACK & FIELD – walk, run, exercise at the Saskatoon Field House every Monday, 2:30-3:30 pm. Beginning  April 1 is outdoors.  We encourage all of our members, their  families and friends to walk everyday as often as possible. Simply show your membership card when entering the Field House.

2014-05 SSFA Saskatoon Cribbage.jpg

2014-05 SSFA Saskatoon Golf.jpg

2014-05 SSFA Saskatoon Slo-Pitch.jpg

2014-05 SSFA Saskatoon Snooker 8 Ball.jpg

2014-05 SSFA Saskatoon Track & Field.jpg

 

Fundraiser

A Steak Night fundraiser is confirmed at the Coachman Beverage Room in Market Mall of Wednesday, June 18.  Cocktails – 5:00 pm and Dinner – 6:00 pm.  Tickets are $15.00 per person.  You may also choose chicken breast or vegetarian upon request only.  Please advise your ticket seller.  We will have raffles, 50/50, etc.  Committee members & Coordinators have tickets with ticket sales to be confirmed by June 15TH

 

Annual Social Evening

The Committee has confirmed Sunday, September 21st at the ANAVETS Club.  There would be a late afternoon of fun, 50/50, Silent Auction, etc. starting at 3:00 pm following by a banquet at 6:00 pm and dance at 8:00 pm.  Tickets are $20.00 and can be purchased from any committee member & coordinators.  

 

Memberships

Yearly memberships are from April  – March 30   Cost is $10.00.  Contact a Coordinator or a Committee member for purchase.

 

 

Saskatoon Sport District Committee

President: Sheldon Kraus ssfakraus@gmail.com 306-242-9452
Vice-President: Les Haugen les.haugen@sasktel.net 306-230-6683
Secretary: Mary Ore mebriore@yahoo.com 306-955-0557
Assisting Secretary: Leslie Sichello lessichello@sasktel.net 306-477-2839
Treasurer: Ron Spizziri rockrod@shaw.ca 306-244-9478
Director of Finance: Walter McNabb mcnabb@shaw.ca 306-244-4143
Director of Member Relations: Laurie Dunlop laurie@dunlopweb.com 306-242-6786
Marketing Representative: Dawna Neilson dawnaneilson@sasktel.net 306-242-6848
Director of Courtesy & Recognition: Yvonne Pryor   306-374-4542
Directors at Large:    
   Norman Cote
   June Lamers
   Pat Harbsidge
cotenorman@yahoo.ca 306-934-0579
306-382-1730
306-343-7231
Director of Programs: VACANT    


Activity Coordinators 2013-2014

Bridge: Contract-Social:  Ruth Jones jonescandra@shaw.ca 306-242-9493
Bowling:  Carpet    Jack Wigham   jmwig@shaw.ca 306-374-6114
Bowling: Short Mat  Jack Wigham    
Bowling: 5pin

Sheldon Kraus
Yvonne Pryor
June Lamers

ssfakraus@gmail.com

306-242-9452
306-374-4542
306-382-1730

Cribbage:  Neil Friesen   306-382-6891
Golf:  

Dawna Neilson
Bryan Zeman 

dawnaneilson@sasktel.net
bryan.z@shaw.ca
306-242-6848
306-931-8534
Kaiser: Rick Boyer   306-242-0093
Pickleball:  Laurie Dunlop (Summer)
Rhonda Graves (Winter)
laurie@dunlopweb.com
rmgraves@sasktel.net
306-242-6786
306-652-7114 
Scrabble:  Shirley Woodward   shirlwood@shaw.ca 306-373-1674
Poetry/Short Story:  Don Reimer  reimerd@shaw.ca 306-374-2881
Shuffleboard: Bank  Tom Atkin  statkin@sasktel.net 306-384-3355
Slo-Pitch:  Doris Croteau
Mryna Kydd 
 
croteauda@yahoo.com
myrnakydd@sasktel.net 
306-374-8749
306-283-4289
Snooker/8 Ball:   Dorothy Jendruck  dorlie@sasktel.net 306-382-5183
Swimming:   Rita Verma   306-242-5180
Tennis: Don Featherstone   mfstone@sasktel.net 306-242-1239
Track & Field:  Garry Gentle garrygentle@sasktel.net 306-374-6093
Volleyball: John Wall   jtwall@shaw.ca 306-931-4651

Activity Coordinators are needed for: Badminton, Biking, Duplicate Bridge, Lawn Bowling, Curling Floor/Ice,  Darts, Horseshoe, Floor Shuffleboard, Whist, Bocci Ball, Forty-Fives, Bean Bag Toss, Washer Toss, Tarabish, Walking/Pole Walking/Fitness Walking.

In the activities with no coordinator, we ask that the activity members get together & select a leader to ensure your activity will be represented at the Games,,

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