The Mountain West Hockey League is pleased to announce Del Mar Arena in Del Mar, California as the site of this year’s MWHL Classic, a mid-season matchup between MWHL clubs. The game will be held on Sunday December 17, 2017.
The partially enclosed arena with a capacity of 8,500 is located at historic Del Mar Fairgrounds, home of Del Mar Thoroughbred Club. The scenic fairgrounds overlook the Pacific Ocean.
Rink Specialists is building the temporary rink for the event. They built the rink for the AHL’s Outdoor Classic in Bakersfield, CA last season.
An official announcement of the clubs to participate in this year’s MWHL Classic will be made soon.