Industry Links and Associations
National Hockey League
Sport Systems Unlimited / Athletica: Preferred Rink Equipment Supplier of the National Hockey League.
International Ice Hockey Federation
The IIHF, founded on May 15, 1908 in Paris, France, is the governing body of international ice hockey and inline hockey. The IIHF controls the international rulebook and runs numerous development programmes designed to bring hockey to a broader population.
The American Hockey League
Athletica Sport Systems is a Preferred Rink Equipment Supplier to the American Hockey League.
US Indoor Sports Association
Founded in 1998, the US Indoor Sports Association (formerly the United States Indoor Soccer Association) is dedicated to serving the interests of its diverse membership and promoting indoor sports for its operators and fans.
Ontario Recreation Facilities Association
As a member-based organization, the ORFA is dedicated to providing leadership in training and development, and in products and services for the benefit of the recreation facility profession.
Recreation Facilities Association of British Columbia (RFABC)
The purpose of the RFABC is to promote general interest, education, safe operating standards, professionalism and support among recreation facility operators, Commission and Board members in the successful operations of arenas, auditoriums, community centres, swimming pools, stadiums, parks and other recreation facilities.
Alberta Recreation Facility Personnel
The AARFP is a provincial organization dedicated to providing excellence in training and professional development for individuals involved in the operation of recreation facilities.
Recreation Connections Manitoba
Recreation Connections Manitoba is a forum for recreation professionals across Manitoba to share ideas and work in partnership toward building a better Manitoba.
Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Association (SPRA)
The S.P.R.A. is a non-profit volunteer organization whose purpose is to promote, develop and facilitate parks and recreation opportunities throughout the province. S.P.R.A. is recognized as the provincial umbrella organizations representing parks and recreation in Saskatchewan
The Ice Skating Institute (ISI)
Dedicated to providing leadership, education and services to the ice skating industry since 1959, ISI is a non-profit trade association that represents all aspects of the ice arena industry
NorthEast Ice Skating Managers Association (NEISMA)
NEISMA provides the professional rink manager with the technical information needed to operate a safe, efficient and profitable facility
Minnesota Ice Arena Managers Association
MIAMA.ORG is the communication website for the Minnesota Ice Arena Managers Association.
Metropolitan Ice Rink Managers Association
MIRMA's objectives include encouraging and promoting ice skating in all of its aspects, particularly as participant sports and recreation.