Indianapolis Colts Training Camp Underway at Rose-Hulman

TERRE HAUTE, IN -- Indianapolis Colts Training Camp is underway and continues until August 19 at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.

The 11th consecutive year of Colts Camp at Rose-Hulman features a total of 19 full-team practices and three special teams only events.

Highlights of training camp include opening day with two practices on Monday August 3; a night practice on Wednesday August 5; a Saturday morning workout on Saturday August 8; and a final evening practice on Tuesday August 18. 

Camp also features the return of Colts City for six days in August, including each of the four dates listed above.  Colts City highlights include interactive inflatables, the Colts In Motion traveling museum, appearances by the mascot BLUE, free giveaways and a rock climbing wall.

A total of 22,308 fans attended training camp last summer for the second most in Rose-Hulman's history of hosting the camp.

Parking for Colts training camp will remain at $10 per car per day this summer, with admission to the camp practices free.  Family value priced concession items will also be available during training camp.

Rose-Hulman's preparations for camp will be highlighted by nearly nine weeks of work on the campus intramural fields and the Cook Stadium game field.  The three fields provide the Colts with viable alternatives for team workouts.

National media that have mentioned Rose-Hulman in Colts related stories in 2009 include ESPN, CBS, NBC, USA Today, Sports Illustrated, NFL.com, the Chicago Tribune, the New York Times and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer.  In-state media outlets mentioning Rose-Hulman include several outlets in Indianapolis, Terre Haute and Fort Wayne.