The names Shaun Finn and Brian Ceci may not immediately ring a bell, but chances are, if you’re a dedicated reader of this site and lover of hockey, you’ve seen (and greatly envied) their work. We first met the pair, and their eclectic group of ice-hugging friends, back in October of 2011 when we shared [...]
19th century author Horace Greeley once famously said “Go West, young man.” It appears Scott Crowder was listening.
Crowder, the mastermind behind both the New England and Lake Champlain Pond Hockey Classics, announced today a third event starting in February 2014. The Montana Pond Hockey Classic will take place on Foys Lake from Friday, [...]
Our buddies at the Big Apple Pond Hockey Classic at Bryant Park in New York City sent this beauty over to us last week. Typically, we share media like this through our social networks, but this video was so well done we gave it its own blog post. Produced by TruStatement Entertainment in conjunction with [...]
Already in its fourth year, the New England Pond Hockey Classic has quickly gone from interesting sideshow to regional must-see. I recall vividly the first year – hotels wary of housing dozens of hockey players, restaurants hoping for a few extra bucks, and a few hundred hockey players not quite knowing what to expect. Fast-forward [...]
We got about three inches of nuisance snow last night, and as I breezed through the rink clean-up today, I thought I’d let you all in on a little backyard rink secret: I cleaned my 40×56 rink in about 20 minutes without using a shovel or a snow blower. Instead, I used my little secret [...]