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Who invented ringette and why?

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Ringette was invented by Sam Jacks in 1963 in North Bay, Ontario. He created this sport because he saw the need to create a ice sport for females.

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Who invented ringette?

Ringette was invented by Sam Jacks in 1964. In North Bay, Ontario, Canada.


When was ringette invented?

Ringette was developed by Sam Jacks in 1963 in North Bay, Ontario.


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Was Sam Jacks the inventor of floor hockey?

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Do boys play ringette?

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Isn't ringette one of the winter olympic sports?

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