Flemington Ice Arena Announces Ownership  of Hunterdon Bears Hockey Club

Flemington, N.J. – February 18, 2020 – Flemington Ice Arena announces that the Hunterdon Bears Hockey Club (HBHC) membership has agreed to transfer the program to the ice arena. With this decision, the HBHC will gain full access to all the amenities of the ice rink, including the best ice on the East Coast with an NHL-sized rink, a staff of trained hockey professionals, as well as off-ice conditioning, agility, and strength training, so players can improve their game.

“Everyone at the Flemington Ice Arena is humbled and excited to provide our community with the best hockey program in the area,” said Rich Bland, General Manager at the Flemington Ice Arena. “We welcome all of the Hunterdon Bears families and are committed to using all the facility has to offer to make each season a great experience for our players and families.”

Ice rink ownership will continue the tradition of the Hunterdon Bears as the premier Tier II hockey club in New Jersey. The program has grown over the years and currently consists of ten teams of players ages 5 to 18. It will be a seamless transition, as the HBHC has called Flemington Ice Arena its home rink for several years.

“The owners of Flemington Ice Arena have been great partners to the Hunterdon Bears since the program relocated to the facility in 2016.” said Gerry Stoia, President of the Bears Board of Directors.  “Working together we have built a community of great players and great families in Hunterdon County’s only ice rink and we look forward to seeing the program continue to thrive now that it’s directly affiliated with rink operations.”

Flemington Ice Arena is part of the Hunterdon Sports Complex, the premier sports and entertainment facility in Hunterdon County. The arena hosts numerous teams and events throughout the year, including ice hockey, figure skating, lacrosse, soccer, field hockey, expos, fundraisers, corporate events, birthday parties, and offers much more to the community of Hunterdon county.

Established in 2016, the Hunterdon Sports Complex is also home to Hattricks, a full-service kitchen and catering facility, as well as Topgolf Swing Suites at Hunterdon Sports Complex, featuring three Topgolf simulators so guests can enjoy a variety of virtual games from golf, baseball, and zombie dodgeball. Nex Level Arena is also part of the complex.

Hunterdon Sports Complex is a premier sports and entertainment facility located in Flemington, NJ. Housing Flemington Ice Area, Nex Level Arena, and Topgolf Swing Suites. The facility hosts numerous teams and events throughout the year including ice hockey, figure skating, lacrosse, soccer, field hockey, expos, fundraisers, corporate events, birthday parties, and much more. You can learn more about the Hunterdon Sports Complex by visiting: https://hunterdonsportscomplex.com/.