Our last event of the season was held on March 25th, 2017! The night before Cottams, we blow torch the ice, squeegee the water in every direction, and allow it to re-freeze.
For one day, we forget everything that we know with regards to reading ice. Music is piped onto the ice, so etiquette is sort of thrown out the window. This is the only event where beverages (in plastic cups) are allowed on the ice. The winners of the 2017 Cottam’s are: