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Kansas City gets 11/2 additional ice rinks — Winter only

I’m a but slow to write about this one. I encourage you to visit the Lost City of Bettman blog since he wrote about it first. Basically, the people that now operate Johnson County’s only ice facility are f’n geniuses! … Continue reading

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EPIC Indoor Sports Fails — KC ice community Move on and Rally

Kansas City ice hockey and ice skating community. You are vindicated. EPIC Indoor Sports will close. When the one-year anniversary of the “mechanical failure” comes around on January 13 of 2012, there will be a new owner of the facility. … Continue reading

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Ice Midwest — Midwest’s premier facility for Taekwondo

Midwest Sports and Performance — or as they still seem to be called “Ice” Midwest, will host the 2011 Kansas State Taekwondo championships this weekend. Kansas State Taekwondo Championships Still some people out there that think this place is ever … Continue reading

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A month turns into two…for Ice Midwest

Well, it’s been two months since Ice Midwest said that a return of the ice rink is at least a month away. Does anyone really believe, outside of members of the media, that this facility will return as an ice … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCING MIDWEST SPORTS & PERFORMANCE — and the death of Ice Midwest

Ice Midwest will not return as an ice facility. The Overland Park facility will become Midwest Sports & Performance — a performance training facility and events center. Midwest Sports & Performance will feature two indoor arenas with indoor turf and … Continue reading

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Kansas City ice rink on life support

Back in 1994, there was basically one ice facility in Kansas City — King Louie at 88th and Metcalf. It was an odd ice facility in the basement of a bowling alley. It had a swiss chalet look to it. … Continue reading

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