pond hockey close upThe event of the season has steadily earned a reputation for providing players and fans alike with a traditional, nostalgic, and truly competitive pond hockey experience. The past several winters have seen quaint Meredith Village on Lake Winnipesaukee bustling with activity as hockey lovers from all over New England and beyond converge on this normally quiet winter wonderland.

pond hockey landscapeIt’s been very cold this winter, and that’s good news for some folks, for low temperatures mean frozen lakes and ponds, and where there is ice, there will be hockey! Right now in Meredith, NH, crews from the New England Pond Hockey Classic are preparing rinks on the solid surface of Lake Winnipesaukee in anticipation of next weekend’s annual tournament!

Pond Hockey rinks 2013While some New Englanders dread the kind of cold winter we’ve been having this year, others delight in it, for low temperatures mean frozen lakes and ponds, and where there is ice, there will be hockey! Right now, crews from the New England Pond Hockey Classic are preparing rinks on the solid surface of Lake Winnipesaukee in anticipation of this weekend’s fifth annual tournament, which promises to be bigger and better than in previous years!