Feb 222012

Hockey Fights MS
Cairns Arena
Leddy Park Arena
The Ice Center – Waterbury
Gutterson Fieldhouse at The University of Vermont
South Burlington, Vermont
July 19 – 21, 2013

The 6th Annual Hockey Fights MS Adult Hockey Tournament will take place July 19-21, 2013 in South Burlington, VT.  Proceeds from this event will benefit The Multiple Sclerosis Center at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.  Games will be played at several rinks including Cairns Arena and Leddy Park Arena –  located only minutes from the shores of beautiful Lake Champlain.  Games will also be played at the University of Vermont’s Gutterson Fieldhouse and The Ice Center in Waterbury – minutes from the Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters.

Also taking place this weekend is the 21st Annual Vermont Brewers Festival featuring over 40 brewers.  The Brewers Festival takes place in downtown Burlington on the waterfront.  Burlington is a great city that features a variety of shops and restaurants including the famous Church Street Marketplace.  Bike paths are abundant in Vermont and rides ranging from flat and paved scenic routes along the Champlain shoreline to difficult mountain treks are all just minutes away.

Divisions:  Men’s, Women’s, Coed

■Divisions:  Men’s, Women’s, & Co-Ed
■Four (4) game guarantee on NHL size rinks
■Game schedules will be posted online approximately 2 weeks prior to the start of the tournament.
■Players should be prepared to play their first game as early as 5:00pm on Friday.  Teams will most likely have 1 game Friday, 2 games Saturday, and 1 game Sunday.
■Game results and standings will be posted online throughout the tournament and will also be tweeted, so be sure to follow us on Twitter!
■Awards for 1st place teams in each division
■Raffle with great prizes
■Tournament merchandise, team and actions photos available for purchase on-site.
■Fee:  $70/player  **RECEIVE A FREE GIFT when registering by May 1, 2013!

USA Hockey Adult Rules will be observed with the following exceptions:

  • Minor penalties will be 1:30, Major penalties will be 3:00
  • Any player receiving 4 minor penalties in one game will be ejected from the remainder of the game with no further suspension.
  • Fighting majors will result in immediate suspension from the tournament, no exceptions!

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Official Adult Hockey Tournament Website:   http://hockeyfightsms.

Please note that hockey tournament details are subject to change. Always contact hockey tournament management directly for up to date tournament details or any questions. And be sure to visit the official website for all hockey tournament information.

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