On the Buffalo Waterfront. All ages Pond Hockey 6U - Adults all playing at the same time. Bringing Hockey back to it's roots, on the outdoor rink
Come be a part of Buffalo's biggest outdoor Winter Event! Raising money for Oishei Children's Hospital Critical Care Unit. 3 Game Guarantee plus playoffs. It doesn't get any better than outdoor hockey on the Buffalo Waterfront!
We're Back!! Our 15th Anniversary Celebration!!
...And Better Than Ever!!
All Proceeds to Benefit:
***SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FROM The Backyard Classic*** The 2024 Backyard Classic is happy to announce that this years tournament will once again be held at Canalside Buffalo next Winter February 2024, for a two day event. The tournament will be held on the existing ice rink at Canalside, used for public skating.
This will include - All day Adult and Youth Play Saturday and Sunday TBD 8am-4pm February 2024
ALL PLAY STARTS AND FINISHES ON YOUR SCHEDULED DAY SATURDAY OR SUNDAY THIS INCLUDES ROUND ROBIN AND PLAYOFFS NO RETURN PLAY FOR PLAYOFFS
All Backyard Classic rules will remain the same, including full size nets and goalies.
Hope to see you all there!! Thank You, TBYC
ALL TEAMS GET 3 GAME GUARANTEE
PLUS PLAYOFFS - (For Top Seeds TBD)
ALL PLAY STARTS AND FINISHES ON YOUR SCHEDULED DAY NO RETURN PLAY FOR PLAYOFFS
***Please arrive 45 minutes before your scheduled game***
2024 EVENT LOCATION The Ice @ Canalside Buffalo Marine Drive Buffalo, NY 14202
AGE BRACKETS/ PRICING (See Registration Page for further details)
Youth 6U - 14U Boys & Girls $750/ Team Maximum 9 Players - Minimum 5 Players including Goalie (4v4 in game play)
Under 30 Adult Competitive & Recreational - (16 & Over) $600/ Team Maximum 6 players - Minimum 4 players including Goalie (3v3 in game play)
Over 30 Adult Recreational $600/ Team Maximum 6 players - Minimum 4 players including Goalie (3v3 in game play) ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT OISHEI CHILDRENS HOSPITAL A designated "Team Captain/ Coach" must register all information for each team
***Credit/ Debit Card accepted for payment***
From a backyard in East Amherst to Canalside Buffalo, NY!!
15 Years, 650 Teams, 2500 Players, $230K+ Raised for Charity