Canucks Training Camp Schedule In Whistler, Roster Announced

Canucks Training Camp Schedule In Whistler, Roster Announced

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On-ice sessions at Meadow Park Sports Centre, Whistler from Sept. 23 – 26

The Vancouver Canucks announced today that 34 veterans will participate in the 2016 Training Camp. Players will report for physicals, medical exams and media availability at Rogers Arena on Thursday, September 22nd and take to the ice at the Meadow Park Sports Centre in Whistler from Friday, September 23rd to Monday, September 26th.

The list of veterans attending training camp includes three goaltenders, 11 defencemen and 20 forwards. This group will be joined by select players who will carry on from the Young Stars Classic taking place this weekend at the South Events Okanagan Centre in Penticton. All on-ice practice sessions and the team scrimmage at the Meadow Park Sports Centre in Whistler are free to attend and open to the public.

Media Availability

On Thursday, September 22nd, General Manager Jim Benning and Head Coach Willie Desjardins will meet with the media in the Norm Jewison Media Room at 9:30 am. Player availability will immediately follow in press conference format with groups of four players at a time.

Players at camp, as well as Head Coach Willie Desjardins, will be available to the media following practice sessions at the Meadow Park Sports Centre.

Canucks Training Camp Schedule In Whistler:


DATE TIME LOCATION EVENT
Sept. 22 9:30 a.m. Rogers Arena Media Availability

Sept. 23, 24, 26 8:30 a.m. Meadow Park Sports Centre On-Ice (first group)
10:40 a.m. Meadow Park Sports Centre On-Ice (second group)
12:50 p.m. Meadow Park Sports Centre On-Ice (third group)

Sept. 25 10:00 a.m. Meadow Park Sports Centre On-Ice
11:15 a.m. Meadow Park Sports Centre Intra-Squad Scrimmage

Please note the attached roster and above Canucks Training Camp Schedule In Whistler and times are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information, please call the media hotline at 604-899-4995, follow @CanucksPR or visit Canucks.com/mediarelations.

Canucks Training Camp At Whistler

Canucks Training Camp At Whistler

Canucks announce training camp in Whistler

The Vancouver Canucks announced that Whistler, B.C. will host their 2016 Training Camp from September 22-26th. On-ice training at Meadow Park Sports Centre begins September 23rd and is open to the public.

A complete schedule of practice sessions, events and player roster will be released within the weeks leading up to training camp. The Canucks return to Whistler after holding camp last year in Prince George, the club’s first training camp in Northern British Columbia.

Historically Vancouver Canucks training camps have been held throughout the province of B.C. including stops in Victoria, Courtney, Powell River, Duncan, Parksville, Kamloops, Vernon and Penticton. The Canucks have also held training camp in Calgary, Alberta during the club’s first four NHL seasons and in Stockholm, Sweden in 2000.

Vancouver Canucks 2016 training schedule around British Columbia:

• Development Camp – Shawnigan Lake, July 3-7
• Young Stars Tournament – Penticton, Sept. 16-19
• Training Camp – Whistler, Sept. 22-26