Shock announce 2015 Training Camp schedule
Saturday February 7, 2015
First day of camp set for Thursday, March 5
SPOKANE, WA (February 5, 2015) – The Spokane Shock announced they will open their training camp in preparation for the 2015 Arena Football League season Thursday, March 5 at the Spokane training facility (3212 N Eden Rd. St. B) and will end on Saturday, March 21.
Players report the first two days for physicals and meetings, with the first practice starting at 10:00 AM on March 7 at the Shock practice facility. The first two days of practice will be non-contact with Monday, March 9 as the first day players will wear pads.
Tuesday, March 10 will mark the first official media day for the 2015 season where Shock coaches and players will be available for the interviews following practice. On Thursday, March 12, the Portland Thunder will have a joint practice with the Spokane Shock at the Shock training facility. The joint practice with Portland will be closed to the public.
The training camp roster consists of 35 players who will compete for 24 spots on the opening roster. Final rosters must be turned into the League office by 3 p.m. PT on Saturday, March 21.
All but two training camp practice dates, March 14 and 21, are closed to the public. Season ticket holders will be able to pick up their tickets on Saturday, March 14 during the first cut down day and on Saturday, March 21 during the last cut down day. Season ticket holders are encouraged to watch practice, as well as stay and meet the team for autograph and photo opportunities. Doors will open to season ticket holders at 9 a.m. at the Shock training facility with practice taking place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for both pick up days.
See the full schedule here:
Thursday, March 5: Players Report
Friday, March 6: Player Entrance Physicals
Saturday, March 7: Acclamation Day #1 (no pads)
Sunday, March 8: Acclamation Day #2 (no pads)
Monday, March 9: Practice #1 (full pads)
Tuesday, March 10: Practice #1, Official Media Day
Wednesday, March 11: Practice #2
Thursday, March 12: Practice #3 with Portland Thunder
Friday, March 13: Practice #4
Saturday, March 14: Practice #5, Season Ticket Event (Doors 9 a.m., Practice 10 a.m.), First Cuts
Sunday, March 15: OFF
Monday, March 16: Practice #6
Tuesday, March 17: Practice #7, Media Day #2
Wednesday, March 18: Practice #8
Thursday, March 19: Practice #9
Friday, March 20: Practice #10, Exclusive Sponsor Event (11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
Saturday, March 21: Practice #11, Season Ticket Event (Details TBA), Final Cuts
Sunday, March 22: OFF, Regular Season Commences
The Shock hosts the home opener for its tenth electrifying season against the Philadelphia Soul on Saturday, April 4 at 7 p.m. at the Spokane Arena (720 W Mallon).
Season tickets for the 10th Electrifying Season are currently on sale with packages starting as low as $99 for all nine (9) Shock home games. Season and group ticket packages can be purchased by calling the Shock office at 509-242-7462, visiting the Shock Box Office located in the Shock Facility in Spokane Valley (3212 N Eden Rd. Ste B), or by visiting the Shock website at www.SpokaneShock.com.
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ABOUT THE SPOKANE SHOCK
The Spokane Shock is a professional arena football team of the Arena Football League from Spokane, Washington, USA. They play their home games at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena. The Shock played their first four seasons in the former af2, winning division titles in all four seasons and ArenaCups in 2006 and 2009 before joining the AFL and winning ArenaBowl XXIII in their first season. The Shock will kick off their 10th Anniversary Season in 2015. Tickets and Sponsorships are available. For more information visit our website at spokaneshock.com or call 509-242-7462. You can also follow the Shock on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.