Hockey will be returning to its purest form in January for the first Lake St. Clair Adult Pond Hockey Winter Classic.
The city of , St. Clair Shores , Brownies Restaurant, and several other sponsors are organizing the event on Lake St. Clair along the .
The outdoor tournament for players 21-years-old and older will be played Jan. 20-22 on the canal adjacent to Brownies. Each team will have at least three games, with semi-finals and championships on Sunday.
There will be no checking in the 4-on-4 tournament, and teams must have matching jerseys for the 40-minute games. No goalie equipment is permitted, and if a puck goes out of bounds, the last team to touch it loses possession.
For more information, and to register, visit h ttp://scsmi.net/PondHockey/Pondhockey.html