About SBHA

The Santa Barbara Hockey Association (SBHA) is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization formed under the Amateur Athletic Union in August 2011 that promotes recreational inline hockey for players of all ages and skill levels in a competitive and organized environment. Our specific purpose is to foster camaraderie, friendship and physical fitness while maintaining a safe, sportsmanlike environment.

Mailing Address: PO Box 615, Santa Barbara, CA 93102 


Rink Location

Take Highway 101 to the Los Positas Road / Earl Warren Showgrounds exit in Santa Barbara. Turn onto Calle Real (parallels 101) and enter the Showgrounds at Gate "C". The rink is in the back on the left hand side. Street address is 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93105.

Google Maps link to the Earl Warren Showgrounds 






Rink Manager - TBD


SBHA Board of Directors
As of January 2017
  • Kirk Grier, President
  • Mike Wilson, Vice President
  • VACANT, Secretary
  • Joan Vignocchi, Treasurer

  • AAU Liaison, IT - Kirk Grier
  • Adult Advanced League Rep - Zach Barrett (zach@sbhockey.com)
  • Adult Beginner League Rep - Greg Gonzalez/Mike Wilson
  • Adult Intermediate League Rep - Zach Barrett
  • Family / COED League Rep - Tim Hoyt
  • Youth League Chair / Rep - VACANT
  • Women's League Rep - Lisa Paulson
  • Referee Coordinator - TBD
  • High School Team Manager - Libby McLaughlin
Previous Board Members - Thank You!

Ivan Girling, Joan Gilmore, Garret Graham, Jeff Harris, Michael Harrison, Matt Herzog, Bob Peirson, Robert Perez, Josh Siegel, Steve Solomon, Patricia Swanson, Judy Taggart,  Tyler Tedeschi, Andrew Trent, Rich Dixon, Amado Hernandez, and Tim Wilde




SBHA Youth Committee
As of January 2017

  • Chair - open
  • Joan Vignocchi, Vice-Chair

  • Equipment Manager - open
  • Jersey Coordinator - Libby McLaughlin
  • Marketing Coordinator - open
  • Referee Coordinator - open
  • Registration Coordinator - Paul Weakliem
  • Scheduling Coordinator - Joan Vignocchi
  • Snack Shop Coordinator - open
Previous Youth Committee Members 
Thank You for making our Youth Program 2nd to none!
Dave Beardon, Todd Bebb,  Mo Chambers, Susan Dalton, Susan Deardorff, Kim Dwire, Cindy Everman, Kirk Grier, Ivan Girling, Andreas Hampp, Geoff Hough, Alan Hanson, Brian Naughton, Gary Pitney, Tim Wilde, Ellen Ratcliffe, and Michael Wilson.

Alumni Wall of Fame