Join CUGA

CUGA MEMBERSHIP

Membership benefits include the ability to compete at sanctioned tournaments, including World Championships, Canadian Nationals and many other tournaments in Canada and United States. When an entire club registers, the club can get insurance, which is a requirement of many pools. The Association also supports the national teams representing Canada at international events, including by fundraising assistance.

CUGA is listed as an amateur athletic association with Revenue Canada. Registration #864425939RR0001

Memberships received postmarked no later than Jan 31st are:

  • $10.00 for individual player memberships.
  • $30.00 each player for clubs wishing liability insurance.

AFTER JAN 31st memberships are:

  • $15.00 annually for individual memberships.
  • $35.00 annually per player for clubs wishing to be covered by liability insurance

Memberships are due: January 1 of each calendar year.

 

CUGA membership benefits:

  • ability to participate in CUGA sanctioned tournaments in Canada (g. Pacific Coast Championships, Canadian Nationals and Annual Calgary Tournament)
  • ability to participate in selected events in the US (g. Pacific Coast Championships and US Nationals – if invited)
  • ability to participate in World Championships as a player or coach
  • ability to participate in the selection process of Canadian National Teams as player, coach or selector
  • insurance for sanctioned tournaments (required by many pools)
  • insurance for club practices for clubs where all club members are CUGA members
  • ability to participate on CUGA committees to help direct the development of underwater sports in Canada
  • ability to vote at the CUGA AGM in person or by proxy to decide on issues impacting playing/development of underwater sportsin Canada

 

What CUGA does:

  • Sanctioning body for Underwater Sports in Canada (presently only hockey, and ongoing conversations with rugby)
  • Oversees organization of Canadian National Championships
  • Organizes and administers all Canadian National Teams attending the World Championships for Underwater Hockey
  • Liaises with International Federations regarding underwater sports
  • Promotes underwater sports in Canada

You can pay by direct email / interac money transfer by sending payment to finance@cuga.org or via Paypal by choosing one of the options below and click on the appropriate Pay Now button. If you are paying for multiple membership fees (with or without insurance), please enter the number of memberships you wish to purchase in the text field below as required and then click the Pay Now Button.

Membership Fee

You can pay by direct email / interac money transfer by sending payment to finance@cuga.org or via Paypal by choosing one of the options below and click on the appropriate Pay Now button. If you are paying for multiple membership fees (with or without insurance), please enter the number of memberships you wish to purchase in the text field below as required and then click the Pay Now Button.

PAYMENT BY REGULAR MAIL:

Please send membership fees to:

Canadian Underwater Games Association
#2002-535 Nicola Street
Vancouver, BC
V6G 3G3

Make sure you put your name, email address and contact info with your membership.