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2020 Training Camp Schedule Announced

February 13, 2020 - National Arena League (NAL) - Columbus Lions News Release

The Lions have announced the complete 2020 training camp schedule.

Skill players will report March 29th at the Hughston Clinic Foundation for physicals and team meetings, while the OL/DL/FB/LB's are scheduled to report April 5th.

All practices will be open to the public, with the first scheduled for 10am on March 30th.

The final training camp practice is an intersquad scrimmage scheduled for 10 a.m. April 11th.

"We greatly appreciate the support of our fans and the impact they have on our winning games," Lions owner Joshua Blair said in a statement. "I know our fans give our players a boost as they put in the hard work that it takes to prepare for the season. Training camp is a special opportunity for our fans to get a unique view of the coaches and players."

Camp attendees can park behind the visiting team locker rooms at Garrett Harrison Stadium located opposite the press box.

Dates and times are subject to change, and any practice session moved indoors because of inclement weather is closed to the public.

The lions open the season with defending NAL Champion Jacksonville Sharks on April 17th at home. "This is a huge game right out the blocks but we start the season off with a bye which gives us an advantage on personnel. There are a lot of great players on the rosters right now and we will have the opportunity to evaluate all of the transactions," Commented Lions Head Coach Jason Gibson.

The Lions complete training camp can be found on the Lions calendar at

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