That's a lot of water!

February 13, 2013

Building a hockey rink from scratch at Soldier Field is no small undertaking. See what we mean?

50,000-55,000

Fans expected for Sunday's college hockey games at Soldier Field.

200 feet by 85 feet

The rink's dimensions (NHL regulation size)

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20,000

Gallons of water needed to create the rink.

400

¿Gallons of white ice paint used on the rink

4,000

Gallons of antifreeze flowing through pipes beneath the ice.

Source: Ice Rink Events

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