Sacramento Underwater Hockey Starts June 3rd and 6th
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I just wanted to let you know that we have had a great response to
both dates, even though the polls may not reflect that, so we are
planning on running both sessions, instead of just one or the other.
Both of the events will be held at the Roseville Aquatics Center, as
Saturday, June 3rd, from 10:00 AM - Noon
Tuesday, June 6th, from 7:00 - 8:30 PM
For both events, we ask that you arrive 15 minutes prior to the
above listed times, so that you can check in, get changed, help
remove the lane lines from the pool, etc.
The pool is located one quarter mile south of the intersection of
Pacific Grove and Woodcreek Oaks Blvds., on the west side of
Woodcreek Oaks. The address is: 3051 Woodcreek Oaks Blvd. in
If you can make it to the Saturday event, that would be best, since
we will have more time to go over gear adjustments, and because
there will be a greater number of experienced players to assist in
helping us teach you the personal skills needed for play, how to
work as a team while underwater, and to play some hockey with them
in the pool. There will be a number of national and international
champions at this event, since we are asking for players from the SF
Bay Area and Chico to come out to help us start up our local club on
a decent footing. Plus, it is a great chance to meet some really
We plan to go out to lunch after Saturday's training session, to
discuss future meetings and play dates, or just to socialize with
one another, since there is more time available on this day.
Tuesday will also have some very experienced players in attendance
as well, but the ratio of experienced to new players may be lower
than on Saturday.
We are hoping that some people may enjoy Saturday's session so much,
that they may also decide to attend the following Tuesday session as
Please feel free to encourage others to try the sport out. It
really is great fun.
I will be posting a reminder notice a couple of days before each
event on this site.
There is no fee to join the Sacramento Region Underwater Hockey Club.
If you are interested in seeing the sport before coming out to play,
please check out the on-line video footage available via the
See you at the pool soon.
If you have any questions, please feel free to call me, or to send
me an e-mail message.