The Pond Hockey Classic embraces the essence of a sport that is built upon cold winters and frozen ponds. Each year thousands of pond hockey faithful, from over 42 States and 6 Canadian provinces take to the ice, to battle the elements and play the sport the way it was meant to be played.
Dirty Water Media traveled with this passionate Pond Hockey crew to New Hampshire and Vermont and then to the Red Bull Open Ice Championship games at the Warrior Ice Arena in Boston.
Tune in as Dirty Water Media hosts Jessica Strohm, Kyle Wakefield and Julia Scaparotti take you rink side for all the action with Red Bull. This year, Red Bull collaborated with the New England & Lake Champlain Pond Hockey Classic to create a Red Bull Open Ice Division. The top four teams from each division advanced to the Red Bull Open Ice Finals. The Finals featured round robin pool play tournament followed by an 8-team single elimination bracket at the new Warrior Ice Arena in Boston.