Madeleine was an assistant audience engagement editor at Outside. She was previously a production fellow and Outside’s Digital Media Producer. Outside of work hours, she occasionally climbs rocks and often hikes with her border collie mutt, Beep.
Forget stadiums and manicured ice—the humble roots of hockey belong to frozen backyard ponds. From beer leagues to ex-pros, hockey players from across the country head to the Midwest every year for the U.S. Pond Hockey Championships.