We’re inching closer and closer to the start of the Olympiques’ upcoming season!
In what will be the first official step of the 2019-20 campaign, the team’s rookies will report to Gatineau on Thursday, August 15 before hitting the ice later that day. The youngsters will then face each other in two intrasquad scrimmages at the Branchaud-Briere Complex. Admission for those games will be free of charge. The veterans will arrive in town on August 17 and will take part in their first practice on August 18.
Schedule during rookie camp:
4:00 – 5:20: Team White Practice
5:30-7:00: Team Black Practice
9:00 – 10:20: Team White Practice
10:30-12:00: Team Black Practice
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM: Intrasquad Scrimmage
10:30 AM – 12:00: Intrasquad Scrimmage
Don’t forget that the Olympiques will play each of their home preseason games at the Branchaud-Briere Complex against the Phoenix (August 18), the Foreurs (August 24), the Armada (September 8), and the 67s (September 15). Tickets for those games will cost $10 for Adults and Kids aged 17 and under will get in free of charge.