Royal Announce 2016 Training Camp Schedule

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The Victoria Royals today announced the schedule for their 2016 draft, rookie, and main training camps set to take place at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre.

Victoria will open camp Wednesday, August 24th with all on-ice sessions open to the public.

Main camp will be made up of returning players from the club’s 2015-16 roster, free agent invitees born from 1996 – 1999 and selected players from this year’s draft and rookie camps. The players will be divided into three teams for on-ice sessions that begin on Monday, August 29th and run through Tuesday, August 30th.

Rookie camp begins on Friday, August 26th and concludes on Sunday, August 28th. The rosters are comprised of players born in 2000 and 2001, skaters who have been drafted or listed by the Royals and free agent invites.

DRAFT CAMP:

Wednesday, August 24th

11:00 a.m. – Ice Session

ROOKIE CAMP:

Friday, August 26th

8:45-9:45 a.m. – Goaltender Session
10:00-1:30 p.m. – Team Practices
2:15-3:45 p.m. – Team Ferraby vs. Team LeQuesne
4:00-5:30 p.m. – Team Ferraby vs. Team Cunningham
5:45-7:15 p.m. – Team Cunningham vs. Team LeQuesne

Saturday, August 27th

8:45-9:45 a.m. – Goaltender Session
10:00-11:30 a.m. – Team Cunningham vs. Team Ferraby
12:15-1:45 p.m. – Team Ferraby vs. Team LeQuesne
2:00-3:30 p.m. – Team Cunningham vs. Team LeQuesne

Sunday, August 28th

8:15-9:45 a.m. – Team Ferraby vs. Team LeQuesne
10:00-11:30 a.m. – Team Cunningham vs. Team Ferraby
11:45-1:15 p.m. – Team Cunningham vs. Team LeQuesne

MAIN CAMP:

Monday, August 29th

9:00-11:45 a.m. – Team Practices
12:30-1:30 p.m. – Goaltender Session
2:00-3:30 p.m. – Team Ferraby vs. Team LeQuesne
3:45-5:15 p.m. – Team LeQuesne vs. Team Cunningham
5:30-7:00 p.m. – Team Cunningham vs. Team Ferraby

Tuesday, August 30th

9:30-11:00 a.m. – Practice
12:30-1:30 p.m. – Goaltender Session
2:00-3:30 p.m. – Team LeQuesne vs. Team Ferraby
3:45-5:15 p.m. – Team Ferraby vs. Team Cunningham
5:30-7:00 p.m. – Team Cunningham vs. Team LeQuesne

The Royals’ 2016-17 Season Ticket Packages are on-sale now. Guarantee yourself the best seats, prices and benefits that includes the most flexible ticket exchange policy in the WHL. Secure your spot for next season by giving the Royals’ ticket office a call at 250-220-7889 or sending an email to tickets@victoriaroyals.com to set up an appointment to view available seating.

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