Joe Proulx

Joe Proulx is the founding editor at, which is among the most popular backyard rink and pond hockey websites on the Web. In the fall of 2011, Joe and his wife launched Elite Backyard Rinks, a parts distributor and installer of backyard rinks. To date, he has built more than 50 backyard rinks in New England. He lives in Bedford, New Hampshire, with his wife and three children.

Books by Joe Proulx

  1. Book CoverBackyard Ice Rink: A Step-by-Step Guide for Building Your Own Hockey Rink at Home

    Simple, easy-to-follow instructions for building a compact (and removable) skating rink in your own backyardMore