RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Vice President of Hockey Operations for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team will hold its annual conditioning camp in Raleigh, June 26-30. Hurricanes Head Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach Peter Friesen will run the camp for 13 prospects, teaching the players proper conditioning techniques to help them prepare for careers in professional hockey.
In addition to physical training techniques and testing, the players at the camp will have seminars covering other areas including motivational techniques, media training and proper eating habits, including a trip to the grocery store with a nutritionist. On-ice sessions will be led by Assistant Coach Rod Brind’Amour, Director of Forwards Development Cory Stillman, Director of Defensemen Development Glen Wesley, Goaltending Coach Greg Stefan and Charlotte Checkers Head Coach and General Manager Jeff Daniels, and will take place Wednesday through Saturday at Raleigh Center Ice at 4:30 p.m. Raleigh Center Ice is located at 912 Hodges St. in Raleigh.
A full roster of the players attending the camp can be found here.