As many of you may be aware, aspects of Rowan’s Law (Concussion Safety), 2018 and Ontario Regulation 161/19 (the regulations that support Rowan’s Law) came into effect on July 1,
2019. Additional aspects will come into effect on July 1, 2020.
The immediate impact on Skate Ontario and our club is the requirement under this law to ensure that all skaters under the age of 26, parents (if the skater is under the age of 18 years), coaches,
officials and other designated persons have confirmed they have reviewed the required Concussion Awareness Resources and Concussion Codes of Conduct before becoming registered for the ensuing
These forms must be retained on file by our club. As part of compliance assurance, Skate
Ontario and/or the Government of Ontario may require all forms to be submitted and compared to registration rosters to confirm compliance.
The following documents must be reviewed by you, as a parent/guardian AND your skater.