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Serving The American Rinks

About STAR

Serving The American Rinks (STAR) is a non-profit membership organization that provides education, resources and networking opportunities for individuals, facilities and vendors in the American ice rink industry.

STAR was formed in 2000 as a joint venture between USA Hockey and U.S. Figure Skating to foster the development, growth and success of ice skating facilities in the United States.

STAR Member Question of the Week

Have a question for the Members?

We have been asked to label the piping in our refrigeration plant room. Where can we find resources on standard practices or identification procedures?

Click here to submit your response.

Sponsored by North American Rink Conference & Expo

North American Rink Conference & Expo

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The North American Rink Conference & Expo (NARCE) is recognized as the premier educational event and exposition for ice industry professionals.  Whether you have years of experience or are new to the industry, you and your business will benefit from the unrivaled educational and networking opportunities available at NARCE.


Safe Ice Resurfacer Operation

Attend a Safe Ice Resurfacer Operation course on Sunday, April 26th in Livonia, Michigan. This is a great opportunity to introduce frontline staff members to the operation and safety aspects related to ice resurfacing equipment.


Click here for additional information!

Looking for Indoor Air Quality Information?

Click for IAQ Information

USA Hockey Policy Statement on the Look-Up Line

Thank you to those who responded to the recent electronic survey pertaining to the "Look-Up Line", which was distributed by STAR to every ice arena in the United States on behalf of the USA Hockey Safety Task Force.

CLICK HERE to read the USA Hockey Policy Statement about the Look-Up Line.

STAR Calendar of Events

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