Alberta Bobsleigh Association (ABA) aims to provide opportunities for Alberta Bobsleigh members to progress to the Alberta Team level and beyond. To that end, the Association shall, every year, engage in a comprehensive selection procedure, in order to choose an Alberta Team.
Athletes must meet a minimum requirement of completing one bobsleigh testing camp sanctioned by ABA or Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton (BCS). Athletes must enter on-ice selection races for both drivers and brakeman/crewman. The team will consist of a maximum of 12 male and six female athletes with the intention to progress to the National Team and meet the following criteria:
To be considered for the Alberta Team and compete in the ABA Selection Races the athletes must first meet the following criteria:
ABA will support athletes up to a maximum of 3 season as a funded member of the Alberta team in any one position (pilot or brakeman/crewman). This does not apply to Youth level athletes who qualify and make the ABA team.