Today marks the kickoff of mandatory minicamp at the South Side practice facility in Pittsburgh for the Steelers. While that is taking place until Thursday, the Steelers have released their 2013 training camp dates. This year marks the 48th season training camp will be held at St. Vincent College in Latrobe Pennsylvania.
Training camp will open July 26th as expected, but the first open practice to public will be held on July 27th. The first practice in pads for the Steelers is scheduled for Monday, July 29th.
The Steelers annual night practice at Latrobe’s Memorial Stadium will take place on Friday, August 2nd. The Steelers will hold an evening practice at Saint Vincent College on Wednesday, August 14th.
The last practice held for the public will be on August 17th, and camp will close on the following day. On August 19th, the Steelers will take on the Washington Redskins in their first preseason game.