President's Day Weekend
February 14-17, 2020
USA Hockey Sanction #:
Rink Assignments for each division.
Due to expanding some divisions, teams may play a few games at an additional rink besides the rink listed below. Please closely check your schedule for game location.
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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, Free Skills competition, 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, 2020
Sign up early - many divisions fill up quickly
Saturday, February 15, 2020
One Ceremony will be held at SDIA and one Ceremony will be held at Escondido to accommodate the large number of teams. Divisions will be assigned to one of the Ceremonies. Assignments and times will be posted here by Friday January 17.
(Not all teams will be able to participate due to scheduling conflicts)
California Winter Games will host Torch Lighting Ceremonies on Saturday, February 15th. 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 cauldron is lit.
Athletes should wear tennis shoes and their team jersey. Teams will be escorted by 2 coaches.
Saturday, February 15, 2020
4 players from each team will participate in 1 of 3 events - Target Shooting, Speed & Breakaway. Teams must confirm their interest in participating in Torch and Skills when they register. 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.
To participate in the 2020 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 $300 Deviation Fee per team. 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 County. Teams residing in Orange & Riverside Counties must have 50% of their team stay in our host hotels to avoid the Deviation Fee.