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Tournament Fee: $1395

Mite Fee: $650

2020 Frozen Finale End of Year Tournament

OPEN FOR ALL DIVISIONS (MITE, SQUIRT, PEEWEE, BANTAM, MIDGET) AT THE LEVELS OF B, A, AND AA!!

March 27-29, 2020

Bethlehem, PA (Steel Ice Center)

“There is so much to explore, experience and do in Bethlehem!  Whether you enjoy music, history, shopping or just getting outdoors, there’s something there for you!  With sight-seeing, historic attractions, the casino, downtown shopping, wonderful restaurants and non-stop festivals, it may just be too much to fit into one day!”  

Tickets Available for NCAA DI Men’s Ice Hockey Midwest Regional at PPL Center! Registration will come with 15 tickets to the double session of NCAA Regional games on Saturday, March 28 as four teams continue their quest to the FROZEN FOUR!!! Opponents will be determined closer to event’s date as NCAA season plays out. Extra tickets available for purchase by contacting Mark Savini with Travel Champs at mark@travelchamps.com or 717-256-9435.   

Enjoy our wonderful apparel available by purchase on site, or customization is available when pre-ordered!!!! To see what is available, click on our order form here!

Apparel Pre-Order –

 

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DEPOSIT AND ROSTER DUE UPON REGISTRATION!

Deposit required to guarantee spot payable by check or credit card:

Mites: $300

Squirts thru Midgets: $600

Registration fee must be “paid in full” 30 days prior to tournament.
Full Refunds will be issued if divisions not filled.
You will be notified by email / telephone and refunds will be issued in the same method as your payment.
 
Payment Methods

  • Deposits can be made directly on the website at registration, via check,  or over the phone with MasterCard, Visa, or Discover Cards 
  • Remaining balances ($350 Mites, $795 Squirt-Midget) may be paid by check or over the phone via CC

Please make check payable and mail to:
Travel Champs
578 East Main Street
Hummelstown, PA 17036
800-464-4002

Tournament Format:

USA Hockey sanctioned tournament.  

USA Hockey rules will govern all tournament play.

USA Hockey Zero Tolerance policy will be enforced at all games.

USA Hockey Official Team Registration/Roster Form (1-T), stamped & registrar signed, is required once your registration has been submitted.  Atlantic District teams are required to register and play in the same division and classification as depicted on your official USA Hockey roster.  Out of district teams that register below their designated division and classifications will be placed after careful review.  Submit to rosters@travelchamps.com – In the subject line of the email please include your Team Name and Division Registered for the tournament.  ADDED PLAYERS AND ROSTER CHANGES MUST BE TURNED IN 24 HOURS PRIOR TO PUCK DROP OF YOUR FIRST GAME.  ANY ROSTERS AND/OR CHANGES NOT SUBMITTED 24 HOURS PRIOR TO PUCK DROP FOR YOUR TEAM MAY RESULT IN TOURNAMENT DISQUALIFICATION FOR USING INELIGIBLE PLAYERS.

Players may only play if their name is on the Official stamped & registrar signed USA Hockey roster submitted.  It is necessary for players to sign the Official USA Hockey (T-1).  Players will be required to “sign in” one time at tournament.

Plan on playing your first game Friday at 10:00 AM.  We will try to have the teams that travel the furthest be scheduled accordingly to accommodate same day travel time.

NOTE: This is a TIER II – Atlantic District USA Hockey sanctioned tournament for AA, A, B and C divisions where applicable.  Any LIAHL teams that play in the MILNER divisions must register in the AA divisions for this tournament. Unless otherwise declared, TIER I AAA teams are ineligible for this specific tournament.

4 game guarantee! 13 Minute Periods!

Individual and Team awards for 1st and 2nd place.

Tournament T-shirts available by pre-order as well as during tournament.

Mite divisions play on either cross-ice or half-ice games.

 

 

A minimum of 4 teams is required in each division.

If at 3 weeks prior to the tournament there are not 4 teams, the tournament director will reach out to the coaches to discuss possible playing options.  Full refunds will be issued if division does not play.

Before registering your team, explore your hotel options below!

We suggest viewing our hotels and amenities under the Hotels tab below before you register.   You will then select your top 3 hotels choices from within the registration page.
Important reminder; each team who registered is required to select a hotel from one of our hotel partners. Help us make the tournament an all around success!

Hotel prices may vary from tournament to tournament.  Nightly rates are displayed in the Hotel menu and the Registration tab under Hotel Preferences.

Important Information

Tournament Rules –Lehigh Valley Tournament Rules

Tournament Policies – Tournament Policies

Tournament Information – General Tournament Information

FAQ –FAQ

Hotel Policies – Hotel Rules

Apparel Pre-Order –


Registration

Ticket Type Price Spaces
Mite Deposit $300.00
Squirt-Midget Deposit $600.00
Mite Paid in Full $650.00
Squirt-Midget Paid in Full $1,395.00


Hotels

Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink: 2.0 miles
PPL Center: 5.5 miles
Steel Ice Center: 1.4 miles
The Rink at Lehigh Valley: 9.2 miles

Hyatt Place Bethlehem
Contact: JoAnn Collins
Phone: 610-625-0500
Website: Visit Website
Address: 45 West North Street, Bethlehem, PA

If you are looking for class and comfort, look no further than the ideally located Hyatt Place.  Directly in the middle of where you need to be for your tournament needs, the Hyatt Place is a 6 story building with 124 rooms, 40 of which are QQ.  We also have very nice, larger corner King rooms as well for those who are looking for a suite-TYPE feel.  We do have wonderful amenities such as a well kept indoor pool.  We can offer complimentary meeting space IF available for a quick one hour team meeting. If any teams would like to hold a team dinner, there is a rental cost and catering details we are able to send out to the client. We also offer complimentary parking directly across the way from our property. Each family would take a ticket upon entering the parking deck and then our front desk staff will validate upon departure.  We also do include breakfast in our outstanding group rate, and though there is no restaurant on site, we are within walking distance of all of Bethlehem’s restaurants.  There is also food made to order 24/7 on site, as well as a bar that is open from noon until midnight!

Beds:Double Double OR King Bed with Pullout
Pool:Indoor
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:Yes
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$169.00
Christmas Tournament 2019$169.00
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020$159.00
Cost Per Night: $149.00

Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Ice Rink: 2.3 miles
PPL Center: 7.6 miles
Steel Ice Center: 6.7 miles
The Rink at Lehigh Valley: 8.6 miles

Hampton Inn & Suites Bethlehem
Contact: Kathi Lansinger
Phone: 610-868-2442
Website: Visit Website
Address: 200 Gateway Drive, Bethlehem, PA

Lay your head on one of our comfortable beds!  We have 110 total rooms, including 48 king standards and 29 2-queen standards.  There are 26 suites among our 3 beautiful floors.  Breakfast is included in our group rates so that you and your teams can start their day off with a complete meal!  We have 2 different meeting spaces that are available for teams to use, but they are based on a first come first serve basis.  There is not a restaurant at the property, but there is one right next door with lunch and dinner options.  After the days’ games come relax at our indoor pool before you get a complete night’s rest!

Beds:Double/Double
Pool:Indoor
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:No
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$144.00
Christmas Tournament 2019$119.00
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020$114.00
Cost Per Night: $119.99

Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Rink: 8.6 miles
PPL Center: 5.5 miles
Steel Ice Center: 6.1 miles
The Rink at Lehigh Valley: 10.1 miles

Springhill Suites Allentown Bethlehem Center Valley
Contact: Samantha Cech
Phone: 610-709-9797
Website: Visit Website
Address: 3800 West Drive, Center Valley, PA

BRAND NEW HOTEL!!!  In 5 luxurious floors, we have 132 Studio Suite Rooms, with 2 rooms types of 83 King Suites and 49 Queen Queen Suites.  Our property is an all-suite hotel, so you will always feel the class and comfort during your stay.  Indoor saline pool heated to 80 degrees year round with a connecting outdoor patio, though there is no hot tub.  Complimentary Hot Breakfast including Eggs, Breakfast Meats, oatmeal with 9 different toppings, yogurt, muffins, bagels, sweet breads, croissants, MYO Waffle Station, sliced fruit and whole fruit.  One Banquet Space of 780 square feet, with the capacity to hold a maximum of 50 people, there are floor to ceiling windows and an 82 inch TV available for Hook up with a fee. We have catering options available.  The space is available to teams if they space is open, and there is a fee for teams to use the space.  There is a Guests Lounge in the Lobby which opens at 5pm daily with a full bar and lite fares, (no outside alcohol is permitted in the lobby.)  We have coined operated guest laundry located on floors 2 and 4.  All of our suites include a Queen Size Sofa Bed, Coffee-Maker, Microwave, Mini-Fridge and Smart TV. Guests will also have access to our Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the Hotel, Fitness Center, Business Center and our 24 Convenience Market in the Lobby.

Beds:Two Queen Beds with Pullout Sofa OR King Bed with Pullout Sofa
Pool:Indoor
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:No
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$139.00/$149.00
Christmas Tournament 2019$109.00
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020$159.00/$169.00
Cost Per Night: $139.00

N/A Local Team

Hilton Garden Inn - Hershey
Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink: 2.5 miles
PPL Center: 3.8 miles
Steel Ice Center: 5.6 miles
The Rink At Lehigh Valley: 5.8 miles

Hilton Garden Inn Allentown/Bethlehem/LV Airport
Contact: Becky Zavilla
Phone: (610) 443-1400
Website: Visit Website
Address: 1787-B Airport Road, Allentown, PA

There are 106 rooms in this 4 story masterpiece!  43 DD although there are no suites on property.  There a whirlpool attached to the indoor pool for those times when you need to wind down.  Meeting space is available upon request and IF available.This room can be booked for a charge of $250 plus tax.  Also, outside food and beverage is NOT allowed into the meeting space. There is catering on site thus why we do not allow outside food into our meeting areas.  We have a bar at our hotel, and on site laundry for your team’s needs!

Beds:Mix
Pool:Indoor
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:Yes
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$135.00
Christmas Tournament 2019$129.00
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020$145.00
Cost Per Night: $149.00

Fairfield Inn Marriot
Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink: 2.5 miles
PPL Center: 4.3 miles
Steel Ice Center: 4.9 miles
The Rink At Lehigh Valley: 6.2 miles

Fairfield Inn Allentown Bethlehem
Contact: Fulya Jones
Phone: (610) 867-8681
Website: Visit Website
Address: 2140 Motel Drive, Bethlehem, PA

In our wonderful Marriott property we have 38 QQ rooms, as well as 17 extended QQ (sofa bed) and 39 KSS.  We also have 9 King suite available for booking.  Our hot tub and pool are unfortunately seasonal and only available from Memorial Day until Labor Day.  While you are staying on one of our 3 floors you can enjoy the complimentary buffet breakfast according to all of our guests on the group rate.  We can also help you with suggestions for other meals, as there are no other meals or bars available on site.  Also, unfortunately we do not have meeting space available for teams or groups.

Beds:Double Queens OR Extended Double Queens
Pool:Outdoor
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:No
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$119.00
Christmas Tournament 2019$99.00
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020$119.00
Cost Per Night: $109.00

Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink: 2.5 miles
PPL Center: 5.5 miles
Steel Ice Center: 5.6 miles
The Rink at Lehigh Valley: 5.1 miles

Homewood Suites by Hilton Allentown Bethlehem Airport
Contact: Rebecca Silfies
Phone: 610-264-7500
Website: Visit Website
Address: 2031 Avenue C, Bethlehem, Pa

Conveniently located and close to Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) and top attractions. Enjoy all the comforts of home in a spacious suite featuring free internet access and a fully equipped kitchen. Indulge in a hot full breakfast each morning and evening social  Monday through Thursday. We offer a complimentary grocery shopping service – and if you forget something, there’s a 24-hour on-site convenience store. Other benefits include complimentary WiFi and complimentary airport shuttle is available from 7am to 11pm.  Included business services and meeting facilities make this a great place for your next meeting, reunion or getaway. Enjoy extended stays or short breaks at this comfortable home away from home.

Beds:King Sleeper Sofa
Pool:Indoor
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:No
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$179.00
Christmas Tournament 2019None
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020
Cost Per Night: $149.00

Best Western
Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink: 2.5 miles
PPL: 7.7 miles
Steel Ice Center: 7.1 miles
The Rink At Lehigh Valley: 8.2 miles

Sure Stay Collection By Best Western Lehigh Valley Hotel and Conference Center
Contact: Donna Plunkett
Phone: 610-954-5007
Website: Visit Website
Address: 300 Gateway Drive, Bethlehem, PA

Come Visit the Foundry Restaurant and Tavern!!  A wonderful Modern bar with a well rounded cuisine that is available for all 3 meals.  We have over 190 rooms that are totally ready for your team to come and have an outstanding experience!  We have an Olympic sized outdoor pool, as well as an indoor pool at our sister Hampton right next door!  You can obtain a full hot breakfast buffet that is included in your low group rate!  We do have meeting space available and the rates will vary for that based on use and availability.

Beds:Two-Doubles or King w/ pullout
Pool:Outdoor
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:Yes, (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$119.99
Christmas Tournament 2018$89.99
MLK Steel City Shootout 2019$89.99
Cost Per Night: $89.00

Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink: 3.0 miles
PPL Center: 5.8 miles
Rink at Lehigh Valley: 9.8 miles
Steel Ice Center: .5 miles

Comfort Suites University Bethlehem
Contact: Augustine Solivan
Phone: (610) 882-9700
Website: Visit Website
Address: 120 West Third Street, Bethlehem, PA

Please come enjoy our outstanding property known both for it’s suites… and it’s comfort.  All 124 rooms are mini suites in our four floor property made to impress our guests.  Depending on the availability, we can also give your team a FREE meeting space to get together and enjoy the tournament experience in a moment of togetherness.  In addition to our hot buffet breakfast available with your room rate, we do have dinner available starting at 5PM, with room service being offered until 10 PM.  Our onsite bar has it all, and is available every day of the week but Sundays.  There is always laundry available for the use of your team, although we do have a limited number of machines that may not allow for this amenity to be of use to you.  Come and enjoy one of the best hotels in the Lehigh Valley!

**Please note: Meeting space is based on availability and is not guaranteed**

Beds:Double Double OR King Bed with Pullout
Pool:No
Breakfast Included:Yes
Restaurant Onsite:Yes
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$139.00
Christmas Tournament 2019$139.00
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020$139.00
Cost Per Night: $139.00

Distance to Venue

Bethlehem Municipal Rink: 14.8 miles
PPL Center: 10.7 miles
Steel Ice Center: 16.8 miles
The Rink at Lehigh Valley: 11.2 miles

Holiday Inn Allentown I-78
Contact: Samantha Rutch
Phone: (610) 391-1000
Website: Visit Website
Address: 7736 Adrienne Drive, Breinigsville, PA

A spacious 3 floor hotel with 175 rooms, including 86 DD, 64 Kings with a Sleeper Sofa, and 2 Jacuzzi Suites!!!  For Columbus Day, hopefully you still have the opportunity to enjoy the outdoor pool!  Breakfast is typically not included in the rate, but can done so by request.  There are several meeting spaces available, large and small.  If you purchase a catered meal, the rental fee is waived, and there is a 22% service charge and 6% tax added to the final bill.  Breakfast and Dinner on site, but no lunch.  There is a Sam Adams Brewhouse on site of the hotel, and laundry available for your team’s needs.  There is a volleyball court for family fun, complimentary cookies and popcorn available upon check in, and S’mores out on the terrace every Friday night for your family’s enjoyment!!

Beds:Double Queen
Pool:Outdoor
Breakfast Included:No, available for an additional cost
Restaurant Onsite:Yes (Breakfast and Dinner)
Columbus Day Steel City Shootout 2019$139.00
Christmas Tournament 2019$129.00
MLK Steel City Shootout 2020$139.00
Cost Per Night: $139.00

Special Instructions

Tournament Rules -Lehigh Valley Tournament Rules

Tournament Policies - Tournament Policies

Tournament Information - General Tournament Information

FAQ -FAQ

Hotel Policies - Hotel Rules

Apparel Pre-Order - 

Tickets Available for NCAA Frozen Four on Saturday!!! Registration will come with 15 tickets to the double session of NCAA men's ice hockey games in the vaunted FROZEN FOUR!!! Opponents will be determined closer to event's date as NCAA season plays out. Extra tickets available for purchase by contacting Mark Savini with Travel Champs at mark@travelchamps.com or 717-256-9435.   

HOME/AWAY JERSEYS:  Please be prepared with both a dark and light jersey. The designated Home team on the schedule will wear white (or light) jersey, the designated Away team on the schedule will wear a dark jersey. If your team only has one jersey, please contact the manager/coach of the team you are playing to decide which color they should wear.

PENALTY BOX ATTENDANTS: Each team is required to have a coach/parent in their respective penalty box to assist with opening/closing of the penalty box door, name pronunciation. Game will not start until an attendant is in the box.  

ON-SITE CHECK-IN:  There will be a registration table located at each rink.  Please make sure that all team managers visit the table prior to their first game of the tournament to receive their complimentary box of candy.

ROSTER STICKERS: Please bring "roster stickers" for the scores sheets- enough for 4, 5, or 6 games depending on your division x 3 stickers per game. MITES are excluded.

COACHES/MANAGERS:  Coaches MUST sign the score sheet after the game & take a copy for your record. 

TOURNAMENT APPAREL:  Tournament apparel will be available for sale at each main rink registration table.  Limited sizes and quantities of performance shirts and hooded sweatshirts will be available. We highly encourage you to purchase early. Any team that pre-ordered apparel may pick up their order at the rink location of their 1st game on Friday.  Please have the team manager from the team pick up the order, as it will be bagged and labeled by team.  Before leaving the table, please check each for accuracy, as we cannot guarantee size replacements one you leave. 
 
PHOTOGRAPHY:  CARMO Photography will be taking pictures throughout the tournament. They will have tables set-up at Twin Ponds East and Klick Lewis Arena to view and purchase in-game photos on the spot. "TEAM" photo discs are also available for the tournament. Photos will also be available for purchase shortly after the tournament at http://carmophotography.com   
 
GAME TIMES:  Due to the tight tournament schedule, please make sure your team is ready to play 15 minutes prior to their scheduled game time.
 
HOTELS:  Be sure to keep your players supervised at all times while at the Hotels!  We had an incident at a recent tournament where the Police were called. Any hotel issues will result in tournament sanctions and possible dismissal. 

SCHEDULE & SCORES: The online schedule will be updated throughout the entire tournament as games finish. Please bookmark the schedule on your smart phone or computer for easy access. We will have printed brackets hanging at several rinks that will be updated throughout the weekend as well.
 
RINK ADDRESSES:  Rink Addresses are included below and are GPS friendly:

  • Steel Ice Center-320 E 1st St, Bethlehem, PA 18015
  • PPL Center-701 Hamilton St, Allentown, PA 18101

On behalf of the staff and management of Travel Champs, we wish you all safe travels, and we look forward to seeing you!

 
Regards,
 
~The Team at Travel Champs