The 2019 MGHA Classic Tournament is hosted at the Capitol Ice Arena, 2616 Pleasant View Road Middleton, Wisconsin 53562 on the west side of Madison.
Bob Suter’s Capitol Ice has two full size sheets of ice for hockey games, practice sessions, recreational skating and figure skating. The main arena features seating for 1300 spectators, a state-of-the-art sound system and a center-ice scoreboard.
Capitol Ice Arena also features a snack bar, a weight room, twelve locker rooms, four restrooms, a game room, a meeting room, a bar with overhead viewing of both ice sheets and the Gold Medal Sports pro shop.
(the pro shop/sharpening WILL be open for our tournament)
Driving directions: https://www.capitolicearena.com/page/show/821307-directions
The best way to get to the rink from most parts of Madison is either head west towards Middleton on University and take a right to go north on pleasant view. If coming from the Beltline exit at Airport Rd/Century and head to the left, turning left on N Pleasant View.
Parking: Ample parking is available on site. On Friday, you may notice that N Pleasant View will be lined on both sides with parked cars. Please note these are ETC employees (company across the street) and does NOT mean that the Cap Ice parking lot is full.
Locker rooms: Locker rooms are on the main level. Team assignments will be posted on the monitors. Please keep your locker room clean and make sure it is clean and all trash is picked up when the tournament is over.
Showers: Showers are available in the locker rooms, and are there for your use. Please be mindful that teams are mixed and be respectful of requests from your teammates regarding use of the showers.
Comfort: Be prepared for a cold rink. Bring a long-sleeved shirt, sweatshirt or warmup jacket to wear while socializing before and after games, or watching other teams play.
Pucks: Pucks will be provided for warmups, you don’t need to bring any pucks onto the ice.