Checkers announce Training Camp schedule

The Charlotte Checkers announced its schedule for Training Camp earlier today, and after spending almost a decade training at Extreme Ice Center in Indian Trail, the Checkers have decided to move this year’s training camp to Bojangles’ Coliseum, marking the first time that the Checkers have held training camp in the facility since moving back prior to the start of the 2015-16 season, and camp will get underway on September 25th at 10:00 a.m. and last until 1:00 p.m. in the afternoon.  All of the practice sessions will be open to the media, while the practice sessions on September 27th(10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) and October 4th(10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m) will be open to the public, and fans are encouraged to visit the Checkers website at, as well as the team’s social media accounts for further updates on the two practice sessions.

At the conclusion of the first week of camp, and right before the first game of the regular season in Hartford on October 6th, the Checkers will hit the road to play a pair of preseason games against the Lehigh Valley Phantoms on September 29th and 30th.

The Charlotte Checkers will open up the home portion of its schedule on October 13th and 14th against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers at Bojangles’ Coliseum.

2017 Charlotte Checkers Training Camp schedule

Monday September 25th: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Tuesday September 26th: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Wednesday September 27th: 10:00 a.m-1:00 p.m.(Open to the Public)

Thursday September 28th: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Friday September 29th: Preseason game at Lehigh Valley

Saturday September 30th: Preseason game at Lehigh Valley

Sunday October 1st: Off Day

Monday October 2nd: 10:00 a.m-1:00 p.m.

Tuesday October 3rd: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Wednesday October 4th: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.(Open to the Public)

Thursday October 5th: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.