Lions Fundamentals Camps Returning to Northern Michigan

The Detroit Lions Fundamentals Camps are returning to northern Michigan this summer.

The Lions will bring their youth summer football camps to Traverse City West Middle School June 18-21 and Petoskey High School June 23-24.

The Traverse City camp will feature two days of offensive and two days of defensive instruction and will focus on non-contact drills and skills competitions. The Petoskey camp will be a condensed version of the one in Traverse City and will focus on offensive and defensive drills on the first and second days.

Each camp will teach athletes USA Football’s shoulder tackling system, which is designed to reduce serious head injuries.

There will be a coach for every 10 athletes attending the camp, with a current or former Lions players making an appearance at each camp.

The cost for the Traverse City camp is $189, and the cost for the Petoskey camp is $105. The cost of registration includes two tickets to a 2018 Lions preseason home game.

For more information on the summer camps and to register, visit or call 313-262-2248.