President's Day Weekend
February 15-18, 2019
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The below divisions will be accepting entries. Some divisions may be combined and some may be split due to the number of entries. If your team's division does not fill, you will be contacted to play up or receive a refund. Many divisions fill quickly and the tournament normally fills completely by late November, so register early.
Entry Fee includes guarantee of 4 games, great competition, top referees, Gold, Silver & Bronze medal presentation, and opportunity for your team to participate in a Torch Lighting Ceremony. Fees are non-refundable after December 1, unless a division does not fill.
January 1, 2019
Sign up early - many divisions fill up quickly
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Time: TBD - announced after schedule is out
California Winter Games will host a Torch Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, February 16th at San Diego Ice Arena. Family and friends will gather around the ice for the Torch Lighting Ceremony where teams will be introduced on the ice. Team captains will pass the torch before the caudlron is lit.
Athletes should wear tennis shoes and their team jersey. Teams will be escorted by 2 coaches.
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Time: Immediately following Torch Lighting Ceremony
4 players from each team will participate in 1 of 3 events - Target Shooting, Speed & Breakaway. Teams must submit their player's names by January 31.
Target Shooting: Targets will be attached to the net and each player will have 10 pucks to shoot as many targets as possible in 2 minutes.
Speed: Each skaters will skate one lap as fast as possible. Holding their stick is permitted.
Break Away: A goalie and a shooter participate. We keep stats on goalie saves and goals made by the shooter.
Prizes for winning team in each division and winner of each event.
Wear your jersey and medals as we celebrate youth sports at the San Diego Gulls game. The first 150 Summer or Winter Games athletes to purchase tickets can participate in the Athlete Parade on the ice during the 1st intermission and be live on the jumbotron. Exclusive experiences and giveaways for everyone include:
DISCOUNT TICKETS ORDER FORM - Buy discount tickets or fundraise for your team.
DISCOUNT TICKETS ONLINE - Buy discount tickets and share link with friends.
To participate in the 2019 California Winter Games, all teams are required to book hotel accommodations at one of the listed CSG host hotels offered at discounted prices. See Hotel Discount page for details on rates and how to book your rooms.
Teams choosing not to book hotel rooms at our host hotels are required to pay a $100 Deviation Fee per team made payable to California State Games. Upon completion of paid Deviation Fee, teams are accepted into the tournament. Deviation fees may be mailed in or paid online through our registration system.
Exemptions: Teams residing in San Diego, Orange or Riverside County are exempt from the mandatory Hotel Booking Policy.