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From the strongman efforts of the 'ice-ops' crew to the grace and grunts of the skaters, Lake Nokomis was the stage for one of the nation's most unique winter events‐the 6th-annual U.S. Pond Hockey Championships. PHOTOS BY CRAIG LASSIG.
Ice rink construction: Monday, January 10, 2011
Tournament: January 21-23, 2011