FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 13, 2020
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO, USA — World Lacrosse, in partnership with Lax Sports Network (LSN) and For The Fans (FTF), is today introducing a new video feature for fans of lacrosse: World Lacrosse Rewind.
Beginning today at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time on FTF, fans will be able to take a special look back at important games in international lacrosse history — but, with a unique twist. The rebroadcast of these games will feature interviews with key players, coaches and personalities, sharing their behind-the-scenes insight and unique perspective on the game. The interviews are being conducted by Amanda Mastera of World Lacrosse, with production and editing support from LSN.
“We would like to thank Rob Wallace and our partners at LSN and FTF for their enthusiastic support of this new initiative,” said Darryl Seibel, Chief Brand and Communications Officer for World Lacrosse. “It is our hope that by making these games available, with the unique perspective of players and coaches from those games, we can provide a helpful slice of entertainment, insight and inspiration during these challenging days. We can also revisit and celebrate some of the great moments in international lacrosse, as together we look ahead to the day when sport does return.”
Access to World Lacrosse Rewind is available to fans, free of charge, via the following:
SamsungTV Plus (Ch 1167)
Xumo (Ch 711)
Pluto (Ch 519)
DistroTV (Ch 38)
The first four installments in the series are:
Week of April 13
2019 World Lacrosse Women’s U19 World Championship Gold Medal Game — USA vs. Canada
Week of April 20
2019 World Lacrosse Women’s U19 World Championship Bronze Medal Game — Australia vs. England
Week of April 27
2019 World Lacrosse Men’s Indoor World Championship Gold Medal Game — Canada vs. Iroquois Nationals
Week of May 4
2019 World Lacrosse Men’s Indoor World Championship Bronze Medal Game — USA vs. England
World Lacrosse Rewind will continue into May with additional special content, including a look back at the thrilling finish of the 2018 Men’s World Championship and many other memorable moments in international lacrosse.
Media Contact: Darryl Seibel
About World Lacrosse
World Lacrosse is the international federation for men’s and women’s lacrosse, responsible for providing effective leadership and governance of the sport internationally while supporting the continued growth of lacrosse worldwide. In November 2018, World Lacrosse was officially recognized by the International Olympic Committee. The President of World Lacrosse is Sue Redfern of England.