Royals training camp kicks off Sept. 29 at Body Zone

Full camp schedule below, fans free to attend

Reading, PA – Reading Royals Head Coach Kirk MacDonald announced Thursday the Royals will kick off 2018 training camp at Body Zone Sports & Wellness on Sat., Sept. 29 at 2:00 p.m. Fans are free to attend all practices during training camp. Single-game tickets are now on sale for the 2018-19 Royals regular season, available for purchase at and the Weidenhammer Box Office at Santander Arena. Visit the Royals offices at Santander Arena between 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday for tickets or call 610-898-7825.

Training Camp Schedule
Sat., Sept. 29 – 2:00-3:30 p.m. (Body Zone)
Sun., Sept. 30 – 1:00-2:30 p.m. (Body Zone)
Mon., Oct. 1 – 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (Santander Arena)
Tues., Oct. 2 – 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Santander Arena)
Wed., Oct. 3 – 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Santander Arena)
Thurs., Oct. 4 – 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Santander Arena)

Preseason Game at Adirondack:  Fri., Oct. 5 – 7:00 p.m. (Listen on
Preseason Game vs. Adirondack: Sat., Oct. 6 – 7:00 p.m. (Free admission with donation of canned goods)

The Royals training camp slate features practices every day from Sept. 29 – Oct. 4. On Oct. 5-6, the Royals have a pair of preseason games vs. Adirondack. Reading hosts Adirondack for the only home exhibition game at Santander Arena on Sat., Oct. 6 at 7:00 p.m. Admission to the preseason game is free with the donation of a canned good.

View the full Royals Theme Night schedule here.

Opening Weekend, presented by Met-Ed
Season Opener: Sat., Oct. 13, 7:00 p.m.
Block party 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. | Food and drinks available | Performance by the Uptown Band | Attempt at setting the World Record for most cowbells played at a time | Cowbell giveaway (first 6,500 fans) | Red carpet introduction for the players

Philadelphia Eagles Legends Night (Vince Papale and Bill Bergey): Oct. 14, 5:00 p.m.
Pregame tailgate 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. | Appearance by Eagles legends Vince Papale and Bill Bergey | National cornhole tournament

About the Royals
The Royals have been owned by serial entrepreneur Jack Gulati since 2014 and are entering their 18th ECHL season. Proudly affiliated with the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers and AHL’s Lehigh Valley Phantoms, Reading plays in the Santander Arena, located in downtown Reading, PA at 700 Penn Street. The Royals won the Kelly Cup in 2013, have made the playoffs in nine straight seasons and are four-time division champions.