Steel to Host Main Camp Public Viewing Times


(Chippewa Falls, WI)-  The Chippewa Steel will be holding Main Camp from Tuesday, July 17th through Friday, July 20th at Chippewa Area Ice Arena. 165 athletes from around the world including local athletes will be coming to Chippewa Falls to compete for a spot on the initial 30 roster spots.  Players will be broken up into 8 different teams and will feature two different All-Star Games on Thursday and Friday.

The Steel will be holding public viewing time on Wednesday, July 18th from 3-6. On Thursday, July 19th at 4 the Steel will allow the public to view an All-Star Game. The events are free of charge.

Besides the public viewing times fans will have the opportunity to purchase the first Steel merchandise and purchase season ticket packages.

A host family informational session will also take place in the upper viewing area of Chippewa Ice Arena beginning at 6 pm on Wednesday, July 18th. This is an opportunity to find out more about the program and fill out host family applications in person. To RSVP to the host family informational session please email

The countdown to the Steel Inaugural Season is just a couple months away! Promotional Nights, and Group Ticket information will be released soon. For questions on anything Steel Hockey please email: for more details.



The Chippewa Steel are members of the NAHL which is the oldest and largest junior hockey league of its kind in the United States and one of only two USA Hockey-certified leagues that operate under the non pay-to-play model.  The NAHL is also one of the best at advancing players to NCAA and professional hockey. Notable Alumni of the NAHL include Ryan Suter (MIN), Patrick Kane (CHI) and Phil Kessel (PIT) All league games are viewable via HockeyTV. For more information, visit