Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Royals Training Camp Schedule

Camp begins August 18th; all on ice sessions open to the public.

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Victoria, BC – The Victoria Royals today announced the schedule for their upcoming 2014 Draft, Rookie and Main Camps set to take place at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre beginning next week.

The Royals will host a two-day Draft Camp beginning on Monday, August 18th for players selected in the 2014 WHL Ba­­ntam Draft by the club. Draft Camp will be the first chance for fans to get a look at all nine of the Royals’ 2014 selections, including first round pick Scott Walford.

Rookie Camp will span four days beginning on Wednesday, August 20th and will consist of the Royals’ 2013 and 2014 draft classes, protected list players and invited players born in 1998 and 1999. Participants will be divided into four teams in a round robin format with games beginning Thursday, August 21st and running through Saturday, August 24th.

Main Camp will include all returning roster players from Victoria’s record-breaking 2013-14 season, invited players born between 1995 and 1997 as well as Draft and Rookie Camp participants progressing through to Main Camp. On-ice sessions during Main Camp will conclude with the Royals’ 2014 Intra-Squad Game on Wednesday, August 27th. Puck drop for the annual Intra-Squad Game is set for 7:05 p.m. at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre where entrance will be by donation.

The Royals would like to welcome fans to all on-ice sessions at training camp. Admission is free and on-ice sessions are as follows:

Draft Camp

Tuesday, August 19th
11:00-12:30 p.m. – Practice

Rookie Camp

Thursday, August 21st
9:00-10:00 a.m. – Goaltender Session
10:15-3:00 p.m. – Team Practices
3:30-5:00 p.m. – Senators vs. Cougars
5:15-6:45 p.m. – Aristocrats vs. Maple Leafs

Friday, August 22nd
9:00-10:00 a.m. – Goaltender Session
10:15-11:45 a.m. – Senators vs. Maple Leafs
12:00-1:30 p.m. – Aristocrats vs. Cougars
3:00-4:30 p.m. – Aristocrats vs. Senators
4:45-6:15 p.m. – Maple Leafs vs. Cougars

Saturday, August 23rd
8:45-10:15 a.m. – Cougars vs. Senators
10:30-12:00 p.m. – Maple Leafs vs. Aristocrats

12:00-2:00 p.m. – Victoria Royals Garage Sale presented by Kirby’s Source for Sports

3:00-4:30 p.m. – Maple Leafs vs. Senators
4:45-6:15 p.m. – Cougars vs. Aristocrats
Main Camp

Monday, August 25th
12:30-1:30 p.m. – Goaltender Session
2:00-3:30 p.m. – Senators vs. Maple Leafs
3:45-5:15 p.m. – Maple Leafs vs. Aristocrats
5:30-7:00 p.m. – Aristocrats vs. Senators

Tuesday, August 26th
9:30-11:00 a.m. – Practice
12:30-1:30 p.m. – Goaltender Session
2:00-3:30 p.m. – Maple Leafs vs. Senators
3:45-5:15 p.m. – Senators vs. Aristocrats
5:30-7:00 p.m. – Aristocrats vs. Maple Leafs

Wednesday, August 27th
10:00-10:45 a.m. – Team Blue Pre-Game Skate
11:00-11:45 a.m. – Team White Pre-Game Skate
7:05 p.m. – 2014 Victoria Royals Intra-Squad Game

Season ticket packages for the 2014-15 season are on sale now! Call 250-220-7889, visit, or head down to the Victoria Royals ticketing office at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre for more information.