About the NWCAA
The Northwest Calgary Athletic Association operates a hockey program for U13, U15, U16, U17, U18 and U21 aged players under the auspices of Elite Council which is a part of Calgary Minor Hockey Association. We draw players for our program from the communities located primarily in the North West quadrant of the City of Calgary. In addition our AAA programs at the U13, U15, U16, U18 and U21 levels operate under programs overseen by Hockey Alberta.
The NWCAA U13 AA plays in a league under the auspices of Elite Council, the governing body for elite hockey under Hockey Calgary. U15 AAA team participates in the Alberta Elite Hockey League while our U15 AA plays in a league under the auspices of Elite Council, the governing body for elite hockey under Hockey Calgary. Our U17 AAA teams play in the Southern Conference of the Alberta Elite Hockey League while our U18 AA and U16 AA teams are a part of Elite Council. The NWCAA U18 AAA team plays in the Alberta Elite Hockey League.
The Hockey Calgary Boundaries for the NWCAA are as follows:
Members include U13, U15, U16, U17, U18 and U21 aged players who’s permanent residence is within the boundaries of the following Community Districts and U21 aged players who qualify under Rule AA7:
Arbour Lake, Bowness, Citadel, Cougar Ridge, Crestmont, Dalhousie, Elbow Valley, Greenwood/Greenbriar, Hawkwood, Lynx Ridge, Montgomery, Parkdale, Point McKay, Ranchlands, Rocky Ridge, Royal Oak, Royal Vista, Scenic Acres, Silver Springs, St Andrews Heights, Tuscany, University Heights, University of Calgary Residence, Valley Ridge, Varsity, Wentworth, West Springs, as well as the residents of the Springbank Minor Hockey Association who reside outside the Calgary city limits.