You are viewing as a Guest.

Welcome to skatingforums - over 10 years of figure skating discussions for skaters, coaches, judges and parents!

Please register to be able to access all features of this message board.

Author Topic: North/South Carolina Rink Sizes  (Read 71 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Isk8NYC

  • Administrator
  • Asynchronous Skating Team Leader
  • *****
  • Joined: Aug 2010
  • Location: At the rink, where else?
  • Posts: 4,282
  • Total GOE: 130
  • Gender: Female
    • Ten Years of Figure Skating Discussions!
North/South Carolina Rink Sizes
« on: June 16, 2017, 01:42:36 PM »
Most of the rinks in North and South Carolina are standard NHL-sized, except:

Cary Polar Ice House
187' x 81' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (Smaller than NHL Sized)

Carolina Ice Zone (Greenville, NC - formerly Bladez on Ice)
170' x 75' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier (Smaller than NHL Sized)

Raleigh IcePlex
200' x 100' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (Olympic  - Bigger than NHL Sized)


Here are the NHL-sized rinks:

Carolina Ice Palace (Greenville, SC) (both surfaces)
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Extreme Ice (Both main rink surfaces; Puddle rink is
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Garner Polar Ice House
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Greensboro Ice House
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Orange County Sportsplex
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Pineville Ice House
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Raleigh Center Ice
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

SkateNation Plus (Richmond, VA)
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Wake Forest Factory Ice House (both surfaces)
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)

Wilmington Ice House
200' x 85' with rounded corners and a hockey barrier  (NHL Sized)
-- Isk8NYC --
"I like to skate on the other side of the ice." - Comedian Steven Wright

Offline tstop4me

  • Wearing Blade Guards on the Ice
  • ***
  • Joined: Oct 2015
  • Location: USA
  • Posts: 395
  • Total GOE: 135
  • Conserve Angular Momentum
Re: North/South Carolina Rink Sizes
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2017, 07:09:31 AM »
Could you clarify what you mean by "hockey barrier"?  Do you mean the usual boards and Plexiglas sheets surrounding the ice surface; or do all these rinks have stadium seating, and you mean protective netting?