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YOUR OUT OF TOWN PACKAGE INCLUDES:

As a condition of acceptance, all out of town teams more than 60 miles from Pittsburgh must reserve rooms and stay at one of our authorized hotels. CAN/AM has secured room blocks at several Pittsburgh area hotels for you to choose from. Families will use our convenient CAN/AM reservation system to register their players and make their hotel reservations in one step. CAN/AM takes the hassle out of team and hotel reservations!

  • 3 days 2 nights accommodations at your choice of great area hotels. Check-in on Saturday and check-out on Monday. (Hotel selection honored based on earliest received $100 per room deposits. Deposits must be submitted as a team.)
  • Your Out of Town Package price includes all tournament entry fees. You do not have to pay the Local Team Fee. Just pay the per person price listed on the chart.
  • Complimentary gates fees to all games for the family.
  • Four Game Guarantee. Four teams in each division advance to a medal game. Games begin on Saturday morning (select games played Friday evening) and medal games end on Monday afternoon.
  • 3 12-minutes stop-time periods.
  • USA Hockey Sanctioned Tournament.
  • All games will be played at the 32-acre state-of-the-art Robert Morris University Island Sports Center, the region's premier sports and recreation destination
  • Player Souvenir for each participant.
  • Complimentary e-program.
  • Championship Gold-Silver-Bronze medals, team winning plaque, and custom arena banner for all gold medal teams.
  • $50 credit toward any CAN/AM Hockey Camp for each tournament player, coach and parent.
  • And most importantly a highly competitive Tournament operated by experienced professionals.


HOTELS

As a condition of acceptance, all out of town teams more than 60 miles from Pittsburgh must reserve rooms and stay at one of our authorized hotels. CAN/AM has secured room blocks at Pittsburgh hotels for your team to choose from. Your families will make and pay for their hotel reservations right on the CAN/AM Hockey website. These rates are valid until 60 days prior to the event. Teams failing to reserve rooms at least 60 days out may see rates greater than the published rates.

All out of town teams and their members (players, parents, coaches, guests) will be required to utilize a minimum total of 20 room nights during the tournament (for example 10 rooms per night, for two nights, would result in 20 room nights during the tournament). Tournament fees are based on teams meeting this requirement. Teams failing to meet the minimum number of room nights will be charged $50 per room night short.

TIER 1 - OUT OF TOWN PACKAGE HOTELS

SHERATON PITTSBURGH HOTEL AT STATION SQUARE

300 W. Station Square Drive · Pittsburgh, PA · 15219
412-261-2000

The only riverfront property in Pittsburgh, Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square offers on-site restaurants, a spacious indoor heated pool and rooms with inspiring views of downtown. Read more...

Sheraton Riverfront



DOUBLETREE BY HILTON PITTSBURGH DOWNTOWN

1 Bigelow Square · Pittsburgh, PA · 15219
412-281-5800

Our hotel is a half-mile from PPG Paints Arena – home to the NHL's Pittsburgh Penguins. We’re across the street from the Steel Plaza Station, providing rail access to PNC Park, Heinz Field and Station Square. Duquesne University is three blocks from us and we’re three miles from the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University, and Carlow University. Read more...

Sheraton Riverfront



PITTSBURGH AIRPORT MARRIOTT

777 Aten Road · Caraopolis, PA · 15108
(412) 788-8800

The Pittsburgh Airport Marriott completed a multi-million dollar guest room renovation in July 2021 and is anxious to welcome you! The hotel has several amenities for our guests including the Runner Stone Mill House Restaurant and Bar, a proudly –serving Starbucks located in the hotel lobby, complimentary fitness center with indoor pool, complimentary guest parking and WiFi in guest rooms. Read more...

Sheraton Riverfront



ROOM REQUIREMENTS

Out of town teams will be required to utilize a minimum total of 20 room nights during the tournament (for example 10 rooms per night, for two nights, would result in 20 room nights during the tournament). A complete list of these hotels is posted on the Hotels page to the left.
Tournament fees are based on teams meeting this requirement. Teams failing to meet the minimum number of room nights will be charged a higher tournament rate.

TEAM DEPOSIT

A non-refundable $500 deposit will be charged to your credit card when your registration is accepted. The $500 team deposit is not an extra fee.  If you paid the team deposit, you can apply it to your balance or it can be divided between the families. If the team paid the $500 deposit, it can be returned to the team 30 days after the tournament is over. Refunds of team deposits paid by credit card are subject to a 5% service fee. Please contact one of our customer service representatives to discuss your options more fully.

DEADLINES

All tournament related materials are due 45 days prior to the Tournament Date.  All final balances are due 30 days prior to the Tournament Date.

CANCELLATION POLICIES AND INSURANCE

PANDEMIC/FORCE MAJEURE CANCELLATION POLICY Should CAN/AM Hockey be forced to cancel an event due to the pandemic/force majeure, 100% of all fees paid will be credited to a future event.

STANDARD CANCELLATION POLICY
Deposits are non-refundable. There are no refunds on payments for cancellations within 30 days of the Tournament.

RESERVATION INSURANCE

All fees and reservations may be insured against cancellation. Any reservation for which the insurance was purchased will be entitled to a full refund of all fees paid less the cost of the insurance. Click here for more information on reservation insurance.

TOURNAMENT SANCTIONING

The Challenge Cup is a USA Hockey sanctioned tournament. USA Hockey rules will be followed with additional CAN/AM tournament rules. Once you register, a copy of the CAN/AM rules will be available for review. US teams must provide a signed Official USA Hockey Roster 60 days prior to the tournament (some states also require a Travel Permit). Canadian teams must submit the required Travel Permit and Official Hockey Roster issued by their governing body (i.e. GTHL, OMHA, Hockey Quebec, etc…). No team will be allowed to participate in the tournament without submitting this information.



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