As part of Third Assist's "Ultimate Pond Hockey Resource" we've reached out to the best pond hockey tournaments taking place this winter in the United States. We want to know where they're at, what makes them unique, and why we should visit this upcoming winter. Safe to say we're sold on the following tournaments.
Location of Tournament:
Lake Morey Resort (Fairlee, Vermont)
Time of Year:
January 25-27, 2019
Ages Welcomed to Play:
Size of the Tournament:
90 teams total:
3 Men's Divisions (A/B, C, D/E)
2 Women's Divisions (B/C, D/E)
1 Coed Division
The tournament features themed parties on Friday and Saturday night. This includes live music, an on-ice DJ, outdoor beer garden, late-night DJ, and Photobooth.
Skate sharpening on site, hockey merch, and other sporting goods.
What Sets This Tournament Apart:
Frostbite Faceoff offers competitive men's and women's divisions in a convenient and beautiful location: The White Mountains of Vermont. With this backdrop you can take part in one of their signature "Friday Night Lights" games.
Third Assist's Take:
If you're in the area between Burlington and Concord, or looking for a destination tournament, Frostbite Faceoff is one of the best choices out there. You can play outdoors in scenic spot with festivities to keep you entertained all weekend long. We're sold.
Where to Learn More About This Tournament:
*All photos used by permission from tournament.
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