Washington Capitals 2024 Development Camp Guide

Washington Capitals 2024 Development Camp Guide

Washington Capitals 2024 Development Camp Guide

The Washington Capitals will hold their 2024 development camp from July 2-6 at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. All on-ice sessions on July 2-3 and July 5-6 are free and open to the public. Medstar Capitals Iceplex will be closed to the public on Thursday, July 4.

The development camp is an annual week-long summer session with on- and off-court workouts designed to help Capitals prospects improve their game and learn from the organization’s coaches and staff. Attendees include Capitals prospects who are under contract and recent Capitals draft picks who have not yet signed. Additionally, several undrafted amateur players and free agents will be in attendance.

The Capitals Youth Hockey Development Department and development camp attendees will host an on-ice clinic for local youth hockey players on Friday, July 5 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The clinic, held at the station, will focus on skill development through small-sided games for youth players ages 6-12.

The development camp will conclude on Saturday, July 6 with a 3-on-3 tournament from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.


Tuesday, July 2nd
2:30 – 3:30 pm Skills (Caps Rink); Goalie Rink (Public Rink)
15:30 h. Media availability

Wednesday, July 3rd
9:15 – 10:00 am Skills (Forwards, Public Court)
9:30 – 10:15 am Skills (Defenders, Caps track)
10:15 – 11:00 am Skills (Defenders, Public Court)
10:30 – 11:15 am Skills (Forwards, Caps rink)
11:15 am Media Availability

Friday, July 5th
9:30 – 10:15 am Track Tests (Caps Track); Goalkeepers (Public Track)
10:30 – 10:45 am Goalie Ice (Public Rink)
10:45 – 11:30 am Positional play (defenders, public court);
Positional play (Forwards, Caps rink)
11:30 am Media availability
3 – 4 pm Small area games (both courts)
4:30 – 5:30 pm Youth Hockey Clinic (Caps Rink)

Saturday July 6th
8:30 – 9:00 am Goalkeepers (Public track)
9:00 – 10:30 am 3 vs 3 Tournament (Caps court)
Media availability after the tournament

*All practice times and media availability sessions are approximate and subject to change.