Thunder Ice Arena

Thunder Ice Arena

Trine University’s new 46,200-square-foot, 700-seat Thunder Ice Arena is located on U.S. 20/West Maumee Street. The arena includes an NCAA-compliant ice rink; men’s and women’s varsity, club and visitor’s lockers; weight and training rooms; concessions; a pro shop with wearables, sticks and skates for sale; a VIP lounge and press box. It also includes skate rental and sharpening and is be open to the community for programs and open skates.

Thunder Athletics

Trine’s NCAA DIII men’s and women’s hockey teams dropped the puck on their inaugural season in 2017 as a member of the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association, a conference of regional institutions. Trine also has two men’s hockey teams playing in the American Collegiate Hockey Association DII and DIII. 


Learn to Skate/Learn to Play Evaluation Day

Not sure what hockey/skating class you should choose for your skater? This event is for you.

This evaluation is for any child who participated in either Learn to Skate or Learn to Play last season or who has skating experience but has not yet participated in an organized hockey program.

When? September 20, 2018, 5:45-6:35pm.
Cost? $10
How do I register? E-mail Kaleigh Schrock at schrockk@trine.edu to register. Balance will be collected the day of evaluations.
Why? This helps our instructors/coaches place kids in the correct program for the upcoming season. After evaluations are completed, we can confirm which program your child should participate in to start the season. This is strongly encouraged and highly recommended for any skater who participated in Learn to Skate/Learn to Play or who has skating experience but has never enrolled in an organized hockey program or league.


Open Skate

Open skate is available throughout the week. Check our schedule online.

Pricing^
Public  $6.00
Trine faculty/staff/students with ID  $2.00*
Skate rental  $3.00

^We accept cash and credit cards. 

 


Drop-in Skate

Adult drop-in hockey is available during the week. Be sure to bring your own pucks and equipment. Check the schedule online.

Pricing^
Public $15.00
Trine faculty/staff/students with ID $10.00
Skate rental $3.00

^We accept cash and credit cards.



Community Programs:

Learn to Skate Classes

Certified skating coaches will take you from the ground to the ice, no matter what your athletic ability. Fundamentals of hockey and other classes are also available.

Note, when creating your account on our registration system (MaxGalaxy ), please create the account with your child's information.

Learn more   Register for Learn to Skate

Youth Hockey Camps/Clinics

Learn to play hockey camps/clinics offer youth skaters the opportunity to build skills necessary to optimize their potential within their age/skill range. 

Note, when creating your account on our registration system (MaxGalaxy ), please create the account with your child's information.

Learn more   Register

Youth Hockey Leagues

The Thunder Ice Arena is home to youth hockey leagues. 

Note, when creating your account on our registration system (MaxGalaxy ), please create the account with your child's information.

Learn more   Register


Skate Sharpening

Skate sharpening is available at the Thunder Ice Arena. The fee for sharpening is $7 per pair with payment due at drop off.

Drop off / pick up skates^
Monday 8:30 - 11:00 am
Wednesday during open skate
Thursday 8:30 - 11:00 am
Sunday during open skate

^We accept cash and credit cards.


Suite/Box Rental

The viewing suite/box overlooking the rink is available for rental.

NCAA Varsity hockey games
$350 per game, includes 20 tickets to the game and suite*

ACHA Club hockey games
$250 per game, includes 20 tickets to the game and suite*

*No outside food allowed. Catering is provided by campus provider Bon Appetit. 

To rent or for more details, please contact Mike Ferrell at ferrellm@trine.edu or 260-665-4319.


Contact information:

thunderice@trine.edu
260-665-4380

619 West Maumee St.
Angola, IN 46703
www.thundericearena.com

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