COMMUNITY – BC Lions to return for ninth consecutive training camp

The BC Lions will return to Kamloops from May 20 to June 8, 2018 for their ninth consecutive training camp. This year’s camp will see new general manager, Ed Hervey, at the helm.

FanFest is also returning on Saturday, May 26, 5-9:30 p.m. The Lions will host a free amateur football clinic starting at 6 .pm. followed by a practice/scrimmage from 7:30 to 9 pm. After the practice, players and coaches will be available for pictures and autographs. For the kids, there will be face painting, inflatable games, prizes, and more. The night will conclude with a fireworks celebration at 9:30 p.m. presented by BCLC.

The Lions have trained in Kamloops since 2010, utilizing the facilities at the Tournament Capital Centre, Hillside Stadium, and Thompson Rivers University. For a complete list of practice times, visit

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