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Labatt Blue UP Pond Hockey Championship
February 16 - February 18
Location: Moran Bay, Lake Huron
Contact: St. Ignace Events Committee
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Sanction #: MIT1829906366
Registration fee is $425 per 7-person team, and includes a 3-game guarantee, Labatt sportswear, Kewadin Casino coupon, and free pub shuttle service Thursday, Friday & Saturday.
Meet-n-Greet on Thursday, February 15, 2018, from 6-9 p.m. at the Mackinac Grille. Call 906-643-6950 to reserve a spot for your team! Remember, players attending the meet-n-greet will get a special gift ONLY available at the meet-n-greet!
Regular games begin Friday, February 16 at 12:00 Noon; Saturday, February 17 at 9am, and the Championship Games will be played on Sunday, February 18, 2018.
For game structure info, i.e., determining skill level, divisions, etc., click here!
For a copy of the pond hockey rules, click here!
Coming back for 2018! The second annual Yooper Ice Tennis Doubles Tournament, to be played Friday & Saturday. See below for more info!
Also returning in 2018.
Team Best Beard Contest. So start your beards!
Must have at least 4 team members, and up to 7 participating.
Judging will take place on the ice during the intermission at the Detroit Red Wings Alumni Game on Friday night.
Winners will be chosen by impartial judges and the crowd at the game.
No artificial beards allowed.
Must be present to win.
Stormy Kromer hats and Labatt beer will be awarded to winning team.
NEW FOR 2018!
Best & Most Original Uniform - over the years we've seen some very original and creative jerseys and uniforms at our tournament. So this year we decided that we would give an award to the team with the best and most original uniform.
Winning team will be chosen by impartial judges on Saturday.
Winner will be announced late Saturday afternoon.
Winning team must be present on Sunday at Championship Games to accept award.
Labatt sweatshirt and Labatt beer will be awarded to winning team.
Center Ice Shootout!
Will take place at end of first period of Detroit Red Wings Alumni Game on Friday, February 16.
$1 tickets will be sold during the first period.
5 tickets will be drawn
For house/cabin rental info call the St. Ignace Chamber of Commerce at 906-643-8717, or Mackinac Properties at 906-643-9242.
Melody Beach Cottage is available. Located 2 miles north of downtown St. Ignace on Lake Huron. Fully furnished with one full bed and sofa sleeper. Sleeps 4 comfortably but can sleep 6. Large entry room for outdoor clothing and hockey equipment. Comfortable, with gas fireplace. Call Jamie at 906-298-1978 for more info.
If we need to cancel the event for any reason, event organizers are not responsible for any fees associated with lodging or travel.
If you have any questions, please call 1-800-338-6660, or email: email@example.com. Registration refunds are available up to 60 days prior to event. If you cancel less than 60 days before event, and we have a replacement team register and our tournament fills (200 teams), you will be able to get a full refund.