2023 WinterPLAY Shootout on the Snye

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2023 WinterPLAY Shootout on the Snye

Register for the Shootout on the Snye 2023!

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Clearwater River, Fort McMurray, AB Clearwater River, Fort McMurray, AB Fort McMurray, AB T9H 2K4 Canada

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  • 2 days 3 hours
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Shootout on the Snye – 4 on 4 Pond Hockey Tournament

Lace up those skates, and let’s celebrate winter and recreation in the Wood Buffalo region!

Shootout on the Snye is a four-on-four pond hockey tournament with a maximum of six players per team (four players on ice, and two substitutes). Each division consists of one or two pool round robin(s), guaranteeing a minimum of three games per team.

Event Information


Shootout on the Snye will take place February 24-26. Most teams will have their first game on Friday, February 24 at 6:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m.

Tournament Schedule

Shootout on the Snye will operate as a round robin tournament with regular games taking place Feb 24 and Feb 25. Playoffs will take place on Sunday, Feb 26.


Volunteers are needed to referee games. All teams are required to have at least one representative (18+) to referee a minimum of three games. Teams without a volunteer referee may be disqualified.


Team coaches are required to attend the online Shootout on the Snye orientation taking place on February 21. Coaches may choose to attend either the 12:00 p.m. or 6:00 p.m. orientation session.


Jerseys and Event Packages will be available for pickup February 21-23 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo – South Operations Centre, located at 140 Airport Road in Gregoire.


All games will take place outside at WinterPLAY 2023 on the Snye along the Clearwater River. Games will be 30 minutes, with a 5-minute halftime break. There are 8 rinks, each labeled and assigned for each game. Please remember to dress for the weather.


Limited parking will be available at the WinterPLAY event site. Please plan accordingly, arrive early, and allow time for check-in and game preparations. Warm up tents will be available.

Registration Information

- Youth (under 18) register individually. Teams will be balanced and created based on player division and skill level. All players will be notified of their team members by February 17.

- Open Division (18+) registration is open for teams of four to six.

- Registration includes a Shootout on the Snye Jersey. Note: jersey sizes are not guaranteed.

- Registration prices includes tax.

- Shootout on the Snye will use pond hockey nets. There are no goalies for this event.

- All players must complete a waiver and release form. Players under 18 must have a parent/guardian sign a waiver and photo release form to participate in Shootout on the Snye. Completed waivers are due by February 15.

- For more information, please email contact.parks@rmwb.ca


Visit www.rmwb.ca/winterPLAY for more information on WinterPLAY events and activities.

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