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Hawks announce training camp dates open to public

Post by Eric Williams on June 30, 2009 at 11:38 am with No Comments »
June 30, 2009 11:38 am

The Seahawks announced today the training camp, practice dates that will be open to the public, from Aug. 3 to Aug. 20. The team will use The Landing, a mixed-use facility next to Boeing in Renton, as a staging area for parking. Fans will have to pay $5 to park there and will be provided transportation to the team’s facility.


Anyone interested in attending practice can register beginning July 16 at 10 a.m. at Seahawks.com.


The Seahawks also will have two free practices at the University of Washington on Aug. 7 and Aug. 18. The public will have to pay for parking at UW. For more info check out the press release below.



Renton, Wash. – The Seattle Seahawks will open 14 training camp practices at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center (VMAC) beginning August 3 and concluding August 20, the team announced this morning.


Fans interested in attending training camp must register through the team’s web site, seahawks.com, beginning July 16 at 10 a.m. Registration will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Only fans that register through seahawks.com will be allowed to attend practice.


The VMAC parking lot will be closed to the public. Fans will be bussed to and from VMAC before and after each practice and will pay a $5 per person transportation fee through an online training camp reservation system.


The Seahawks have partnered with The Landing Shopping Center in Renton, serving as the Seahawks Training Camp Parking and Transportation Center. Guests will receive transportation transfers and training camp passes upon check-in at the Seahawks Training Camp Guest Services location, located on the south end of the shopping center at 915 North Landing Way.


Practice times, bus schedules and maps will be available on seahawks.com at the time of registration.


The team will also host open practices at the University of Washington on August 7 and August 18. Parking will be available on the UW campus.


For more information and to view training camp policies and procedures, visit seahawks.com.



About The Landing


Opened in 2008, The Landing (www.thelandinginrenton.com) is a 46-acre mixed-use development located in Renton that sits at the base of Lake Washington just off Interstate 405, across from the Boeing hangar. This $300 million project offers a unique combination of housing, restaurants, entertainment options, national retail chains and regional boutiques to create an urban village with all of the desired options for area residents. When finished, the project will include 900 plus residential units and more than 614,000 square feet of retail, restaurant and entertainment space.

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