Nanaimo, B.C. – The 2015 CJFL season is here! The Raiders are ecstatic to get this new season underway with their Spring Training Camp May 15-17 at Nanaimo’s Merle Logan Field.
This will be the first chance for our fans to come and see the future of Raiders football for free. We are opening our practices to the community and encourage fans of all ages to come out and see the intense and high level competition as new-comers and returning vets compete for positions.
Along with a huge crop of talented young athletes, there will be a star-studded cast of guest coaches in attendance. Those will include, but aren’t limited to, CFL great Angus Reid, the BC Lions Andrew Harris and Whitman Tomusiak, former Raider and CFL prospect Ash Gayat, Andrew Jones of the Edmonton Eskimos, retired BC Lion Jon Hameister-Ries and a host of Raider alumni.
The practice schedule is as follows:
Friday, May 15 6:45pm @ Merle Logan Field
Saturday, May 16 10:00am @ Merle Logan Field 1:50pm @ Merle Logan Field
Sunday, May 17 10:30am @ Merle Logan Field
**2:15pm Inter-squad game @ Merle Logan Field. This will be the highlight of spring camp and the #1 fan attraction of the weekend.