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Summit Hockey Classic



The 22nd Annual Summit Hockey Classic is set for

April 5-6, 2019

at the Stephen C. West Ice Arena, Breckenridge


Mark your calendars as this is the biggest fundraiser of the year for Summit Youth Hockey! A much anticipated event year-after-year as celebrities, SYH Alumni, and local community members all come together for one great weekend of hockey and family fun.

SPONSORSHIP packages are available with a variety of unique activations, contact us for details.




The Player Draft wILL BE Held on March 7th, 2019 at The Stinky Boot at Grand Timber Lodge from 6-8pm. Players & SPONSORS only.



Tickets are NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE as well as RAFFLE Tickets for the event to win CA$H prizes.

Tickets can be purchased from any Summit Youth Hockey Player, or are available at the Front Desk at the Stephen C. West Ice Arena. 970.547.9974


Confirmed Celebrities


Berry, Rick

Played five years in the NHL including the Colorado Avalanche, Pittsburg Penguins and Washington Capitals:  2000–04
Played 5 years in the AHL: 2005–09

Boh, Rick

Played for Colorado College:  1983-87
Canadian National Team member and played for the Minnesota North Stars:  1987-88.  5 years playing in Europe.

Bootland, Darryl

Signed for three years as a free agent with the Detroit Redwings.
Played 2002 - 2018 in the EHL, CHL and AHL (Final four years with the Colorado Eagles).

Canady, Brian

Played three years in USHL and represented Team USA in 2001
Played four years with University of North Dakota 2001-05

Davis, Nate

Started with the US National team and then played four years with Miami University of Ohio, 2004-2008. Drafted by the Blackhawks and played in the AHL 2008-2010.

Hustead, Taylor

Played four years with the University of Miami of Ohio and seven years in the SPHL, IHL and CHL. Summit Youth Hockey Coach

Larson, Nick

Played for Denver University 2002-2005 and was a two-time NCAA Championship.

MacKenzie, Aaron

Played at the University of Denver from 1999-2003. Played in the AHL and CHL:  2003-14; Played with the Avalanche:  2008-09

Scrivens, Ben

Played four years with Cornell University (goalie).  Played six years in the NHL, 2011-16, with the Mapleleafs, Kings and Oilers. Played in the AHL/KHL until 2018. Currently manages the DU Hockey team. Ben will be skating out.

Sejna, Peter

Played with Colorado College 2000-2003 and received the coveted Hobey Baker award in 2003. Played with the St. Louis Blues 2002-05 and also played AHL/NLA until 2013

Turgeon, Pierre

Played in the NHL for twenty years, 1987 - 2007.
Started with the Sabres and moved on to play with the Islanders, Canadiens, Blues, Stars and ending his career with the Avalanche.
He did serve as offensive coordinator for the LA Kings 2016-2018.

Wakelyn, Marty

Played for Colorado College Goalie from 1982-86.  All time CC leader in saves and a former New York Islander.  He will be playing goalie for the tournament. After 15 years - this will be Marty's final Summit Hockey Classic.

Westcott, Duvie

Started with St. Cloud in 1999 and then played with the Columbus Blue Jackets 2001-08. Also played with the AHL and DHL 2008-2015



Contact Details

Event Co-Chairs:
Juli Rathke: 970.485.1629
Anna Dudick: 970.485.0146


Many fun ways for you and your teams to get involved: Please contact, Christine Weldon at 773.368.7279


Send sponsor payments to:

Summit Youth Hockey
PO Box 8470
Breckenridge CO 80424






Vail Summit Orthopaedics
Goalie: Doug Wakelyn
Celebrity: Rick Berry
Celebrity: Taylor Hustead
Celebrity: Peter Sejna
Rick Batenburg
Drake Blass
Ray Brueggemier
Stacey Campbell
Brian Gard
Mark Greer
Sean Gurlea
Mike Hafer
Chris Miller
Joey Otsuka
Vlado Pazin
Andrea Rosenthal
Breckenridge Grand Vacations
Goalie: Andrew Dunlap
Celebrity: Nate Davis
Celebrity: Nick Larson
Celebrity: Ben Scrivens
Jason Bretz
John Champoux
George Connolly
Michael Dudick
Mike Dudick
Sam Dudick
Dave Holdcraft
Jackie Koetteritz
Shamus O'Neil
Geoff Palmer
Ron Schuman
Kevin Zygulski
Copper Mountain Resort
Goalie: Marty Wakelyn
Celebrity: Rick Boh
Celebrity: Brian Canady
Celebrity: Pierre Turgeon
Luke Bindbeutel
Ben Carlson
Derek DeRue
Dylan Forsythe
Mike Johnson
Ingemar Losch
Ian McCluskie
Todd Rankin
Reed Ryan
Tiernan Spencer
Calvin Taylor
Ben Walker
Beaver Run Resort
Goalie: Wren Arbuthnot
Celebrity: Darryl Bootland
Celebrity: Aaron MacKenzie
Celebrity: Duvie Westcott
Billy Barto
Sean Costello
Matt Desrosiers
Randy Gill
Josh Gionfriddo
Kody Goodwin
Kyle Nolan
Rock Perry
Bryan Smith
Mark Theriault
Colin Trevlyn 

Heather Walsh

2018 Event Images

View complete event photos from the 2018 Hockey Classic here, courtesy of Sea Grizzly Photo -



Beaver Run Resort
Vail Summit Orthopaedics
Copper Mountain Resort
EchoPromise® Vail Resorts
Breckenridge Grand Vacations
Town of Breckenridge - Host

DRAFT/Banquet and VIP Sponsors

The Stinky Boot - DRAFT Host
Breckenridge Distillery - VIP Room
PCL Construction - Award Banquet


Anheuser Busch - Beer
Southern Distbributing - Wine
Dr. Peter Janes Family - Puck Drop
iFurnish - Huck A Puck
The Dudick Family - Mites Skate
The Stinky Boot - Draft Host
1ST BANK - Referees
Pinnacle Gives - Obstacle Course
Fatty’s - After Party

Shoot Out Sponsors

Grotemeyer Family
Distinctive Woodwork
New West Partners
Bret Amon (Sotheby's RE)
Hutchin and Julie Stone
Crystal Clear Auto Glass
Lewark Family/Ski Country Shell
Cornerstone Real Estate
Colorado Premier
Land Title
Alpha Construction
Colvin Construction
Smile Doctors
Summit Auto / Grease Monkey

Playmaker Sponsors

LA Sports - Jerseys
New Belgium Brewery - Beer
Jeff Salquist - Towels
High Country Management - Zamboni
Buffalo Mountain Animal Hospital - Penalty Box
Colorado Custom Woodfloors - Silent Auction
A-Bradford Design - Ice Girls
Matthew Stais Architects - Penalty Box
Oskar Blues Brewery - Draft Beer
Subway - Concessions
Breckenridge Animal Clinic - Locker Room 1
Summit Association or Realtors - Zamboni
Summit Ford - Banner Raising
Summit Interiors - Banner Raising
Breck Gallery - Zamboni
Range West Partners - Zamboni
Breckenridge Lands - Locker Room 2
Cornerstone Real Estate - 1/2 Ice Shot
Syndicate Brewing Co - VIP Beer
National Distribution - VIP Wine
Breckenridge Building Center - Locker Room 3

VIP Room Food Sponsors

Ridge Street Kitchen / South Ridge Seafood
The Canteen Taphouse and Tavern
Robbies Tavern / The Stinky Boot Saloon
Hearthstone / Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant
Legends / Ollie’s Pub
Briar Rose / Giampietro
Relist / Twist
Southern Distributing
Breckenridge Distillery