Raiders flaunt plush Nevada headquarters



Linkedin Twitter

Las Vegas Raiders HQ Image: LV Raiders

The professional American football team Las Vegas Raiders’ new headquarters is starting to finish up construction just in time for the training camp. The majestic silver and black building is simply breathtaking and one which the Raiders would like to flaunt. The Raiders loosened their purse strings to make their headquarters in Henderson, Nevada (US), wear a luxuriant look. The team released over 30 photographs of the impressive structure.

The Las Vegas Raiders are a professional American football team based in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. The Raiders compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member club of the league’s American Football Conference (AFC) West division.

Of that total, 150,000 square-feet will be employed for the team’s indoor practice fields. Since summer is a scorcher in Nevada, the Raiders built one and a half indoor football fields so that the team can move things inside during the hot Vegas summers.

Las Vegas Raiders HQImage: LV Raiders

Raiders’ General Manager Mike Mayock is already drooling over the new facility – “It’s a magnificent building. It’s hard to put into words, and honestly I have to still get used to it because it’s so big and so different from what we’re used to. But it’s amazing.”

Mayock and the rest of the team’s personnel will get to take advantage of a 135,000-square-foot, three-story office area. That space will include a balcony that will allow Mayock and others to watch over the team when they’re practicing outside. The Raiders also built a weight room with an astonishing amount of space.

The facility, which is located roughly 15 miles southeast of Vegas in Henderson, Nevada, is absolutely huge. The new building, which will be known as the Intermountain Healthcare Performance Center, will give the Raiders 335,000 square-feet of space to work with.

Las Vegas Raiders HQImage: LV Raiders

 

Raiders’ training camp

On July 23, the Raiders had Derek Carr and the other quarterbacks report to training camp and their COVID-19 tests were done. Every player has to go through the test quite a bit throughout the training camp and the regular season. Though uncertainty shrouded the start of the training camp, but now a clear picture has emerged. The National Football League Players’ Association (NFLPA) and the NFL have struck a deal on how to handle the pandemic as well as the training camp and it will start on time on August 17.
 

Veteran players report: July 28th

 

Full-contact practices start: August 17th

 
Due to the amount of coronavirus testing that will need to take place before players can hit the field, it might still take some time for practice to start. Many players for the Raiders have been meeting up to hold private practices so a lot of them can be in good shape.

Continue to follow Coliseum for latest updates on venues business news. Coliseum is dedicated towards building the best global community of sports and entertainment venue executives and professionals creating better and more profitable venues.

Become a member of the only Global Sports Venue Alliance and connect with stadiums, arenas and experts from around the world. Apply for membership at coliseum-online.com/alliance and make use of the 365Coliseum Business Center including the ‘Get in touch’ business development support tool and the global ‘new projects’ database.

Las Vegas Raiders HQImage: LV Raiders




« Previous News:
» Next News:



More News

Tottenham Hotspur next phase of development

Spurs’ ambitious venue plans get a leg-up

Published: October 22, 2020

English Premier League football club Tottenham Hotspur has received planning go-ahead for the... » Read more

US Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC sports and events center

Avant-garde facility for ‘Switchbacks’

Published: October 22, 2020

The professional soccer team based at Colorado in US – Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC –... » Read more

France Rugby 2023 update October 2020

Paris to host major rugby showpiece events

Published: October 22, 2020

The organizing committee for the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France has arrived at an agreement for... » Read more

Libya University of Benghazi Rugby Stadium

Libya varsity gets plush rugby facility

Published: October 22, 2020

A new international standard rugby facility was inaugurated recently at the University of Benghazi... » Read more


Newsletter sign-up