FIL to host third General Assembly

(WILMINGTON, DE) The third Federation of International Lacrosse General Assembly will take place June 18 and 19 in the Park Plaza Hotel in Amsterdam. This year’s meeting will conclude the day before the Opening Ceremonies of the European Championship. One delegate and an observer from each member nation will be in attendance to hear reports of FIL activities and development, and to vote on various documents.

The FIL Board has been working diligently to update and create new documents that will be the governing outline of the organization.

For the first time, a proposal for unified field markings to include both the men’s and women’s lines will be presented. The Women’s Competition Committee has completely re-formatted and updated their event Bylaws. Also both the men and women are recommending several rules changes.

Always a highlight of this meeting is the presentations of future FIL World events by the host country. These presentations will have everyone in attendance dreaming of the future of lacrosse.

All documents that have been sent to member countries are included below. Please feel free to review these documents and comment to your countries lacrosse organization. Let your thoughts be heard!

GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING DOCUMENTS:

General Information

GA 2012 Agenda Final

Procedural Documents

FIL Membership Subscriptions 2009-12
FIL Income and Expenditure 2011 Draft
FIL Budget 2012
FIL Audit 2009 and 2010
FIL Strategic Plan 2011-2014 review
FIL Strategic Plan 2011-2014 revised June 2012

Women’s Game Specific

Women – Sector Agenda 6-17-2012

Men’s Game Specific

Men – Sector Agenda May 2012

Men – Rule Change Proposals 2012

Common Field Markings

Field – Common field 2012