Are you ready for some hockey?
The Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club will open their 2012 Training Camp on Thursday, August 23 at the Don Hartman North East Sportsplex, 5206 - 68 Street NE.
Over 70 prospects are expected to attend the six-day camp that will include on-ice practice sessions and games, fitness testing and goalie development.
The week will be highlighted by the annual Calgary Hitmen Intra-Squad Game which takes place on Tuesday, August 28 beginning at 11:00 a.m.
All on-ice training camp sessions, including the annual Intra-Squad Game, are free and open to the public.
Rosters will be available at the Don Hartman North East Sportsplex.
Calgary Hitmen Rookie Camp Itinerary
Friday, August 24
8:30AM-9:30AM Practice 1 (White)
9:45AM-10:45AM Practice 2 (Red)
11:00AM-12:00PM Practice 3 (Black)
12:15PM-1:15PM Practice 4 (Copper)
1:30PM-3:30PM Game 1 (White vs Red)
3:45PM-5:45PM Game 2 (Black vs Copper)
Saturday, August 25
8:30AM-10:00AM Game 3 (Red vs Copper)
10:15AM-11:45AM Game 4 (Black vs White)
12:00PM-1:00PM Goaltender Development (All Goalies)
1:15PM-3:15PM Game 5 (Red vs Black)
3:30PM-5:30PM Game 6 (White vs Copper)
Calgary Hitmen Main Camp Itinerary
Sunday, August 26
8:30AM-10:00AM Game 1 (White vs Black)
10:15AM-11:45AM Game 2 (Red vs Copper)
1:00PM-3:00PM Game 3 (Red vs Black)
3:15PM-5:15PM Game 4 (Copper vs White)
Monday, August 27
9:00AM - 10:30AM Game 5 (Black vs. White)
12:00PM - 1:30PM Game 6 (Red vs. Black)
3:00PM - 4:30PM Game 7 (Red vs. White)
Tuesday, August 28
11:00AM-1:30PM Game 6 (Intra-Squad) Black vs White
CAMP NOTES: I'll be at camp posting fitness testing results from both the rookies and veterans as well as posting game summaries from all the main camp scrimmages here on the blog.