Thundersbirds 2021 Free Agent Camp

Winston-Salem, N.C. -- The Carolina Thunderbirds are thrilled to announce the details of their 2021 Free Agent Camp. The camp will be held on October 21st and 22nd at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Annex (414 Deacon Blvd., Winston-Salem, N.C.)

Players with Professional, Junior, or College (NCAA or ACHA D1) experience will skate for free. Free Agent Camp is $100 for any player without such experience. Player experience will be cross-referenced against the Elite Prospects database.

To sign up for Free Agent Camp, contact head coach Garrett Rutledge at with your information.

All players are responsible for their own hotel and travel accommodations. The official hotel partner of the Carolina Thunderbirds is the Courtyard Marriott University on University Parkway. For discounted Free Agent Camp group rates, click here.

A minimum of four players will make Carolina's main camp the following week. One meal will be provided by the team after the first day of camp (October 21st.) All players are responsible for their own equipment, but skate sharpening will be available before each time slot.