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World Lacrosse and The World Games 2021 Birmingham Organizing Committee Announce Participating Teams for The World Games 2021

By | 2019-12-04T15:01:46+00:00 December 4th, 2019|Development, Men, Women, World Events, World Lacrosse|

December 4, 2019  COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO, USA — World Lacrosse and The World Games 2021 Birmingham Organizing Committee are announcing today the participating nations for the women’s and men’s lacrosse competitions at The World Games 2021. Sixteen National Teams — eight women’s and eight men’s — will compete in The World Games 2021, utilizing [...]

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World Lacrosse Announces New Membership Toolkit to Support National Governing Bodies & Continental Federations

By | 2019-12-09T12:00:34+00:00 December 4th, 2019|Development, Men, Women, World Lacrosse|

To support our National Governing Bodies and Continental Federations in the continued development of the sport globally, World Lacrosse has created a “Membership Toolkit” to provide members the latest in resources and reference materials to support continued efforts to grow the game globally. The Membership Toolkit is being made available to World Lacrosse member-National Governing [...]

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The Anti-Doping Podcast “Leading World Lacrosse and Championing Clean Sport – Jim Scherr”

By | 2019-11-22T12:55:02+00:00 November 22nd, 2019|Development, World Lacrosse|

Jim Scherr is the former CEO of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and he is the inaugural CEO of World Lacrosse. In this interview, he talks about the history of the sport of lacrosse, current and long-term goals for World Lacrosse, lacrosse anti-doping and athlete education programs, anti-doping challenges associated with being a growing [...]

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World Lacrosse Announces Changes to Official Playing Rules For International Women’s Lacrosse

By | 2019-10-09T16:05:55+00:00 October 9th, 2019|Development, Women, World Lacrosse|

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World Lacrosse and European Lacrosse Federation Host Successful Development Clinic in Conjunction with the Ken Galluccio Cup in Belgium

By | 2019-09-12T15:24:52+00:00 September 12th, 2019|Development, FIL|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 12, 2019 GHENT, Belgium – World Lacrosse and the European Lacrosse Federation (ELF) recently partnered to host a three-day coaching and athlete development clinic coinciding with the Ken Galluccio Cup, the Official European Club Championship held in Ghent, Belgium. The development clinic featured 30 coaches representing seven European nations and over 40 young [...]

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KGC Coaches and Athlete Clinic Day 2

By | 2019-09-07T18:28:41+00:00 September 7th, 2019|Development, Men, Regional Events, Women, World Lacrosse|

Ghent, Belgium Today was Day 2 of the three day World Lacrosse Coaching and Athlete Development clinics made possible by a Balls, Cockerton, and Hayes Grant, along with support from the European Lacrosse Federation.  The day started off with the coaches in a classroom session learning about the art of being an exceptional youth [...]

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Day One of European Coaching Development Wraps-Up

By | 2019-09-06T19:30:24+00:00 September 6th, 2019|Development, Men, Regional News, Women|

September 7, 2019 – Today was the first day of Coach Development opportunities for European coaches attending the Ken Gallucio Cup in Ghent, Belgium.  Over 30 coaches participated the session 1 of 3 planned sessions designed to give coaches the tools and skills necessary to help their athletes reach their full potential.  The session [...]

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Youth Lacrosse Clinic Part of 2019 Ken Gallucio Cup

By | 2019-09-06T12:10:04+00:00 September 6th, 2019|Development, Regional Events, World Lacrosse|

World Lacrosse, in collaboration with the European Lacrosse Federation and Ghent Lacrosse, will be presenting free instructional clinics for new to limited experience athletes (ages 14 and under) and coaches at the 2019 Ken Gallucio Cup in Ghent, Belgium on September 6-8, 2019. The clinics will be held at the Sport-en Recreatiepark BLAARMEERSEN (sports [...]

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Box Lacrosse Officiating On The Rise – ELF Partnered With World Lacrosse At The Frank Menschner Cup

By | 2019-09-03T19:00:34+00:00 September 3rd, 2019|Development, FIL|

September 3, 2019 RADOTIN, Czech Republic — The Fourth Annual Frank Menschner Cup Box Lacrosse tournament concluded last week in Radotin, Czech Republic, with the home team LCC Wolves taking home their first Championship trophy. In addition to all the great action from the teams and players, two of the world's top International Box Officials, Greg [...]

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World Lacrosse to Offer “How to Coach Kids” Online Course Designed by USOC & Paralympic Committee, Nike and Project Play

By | 2019-08-15T13:19:46+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Development, FIL|

August 15, 2019 Colorado Springs, CO – World Lacrosse is pleased to announce that they will offer the “How to Coach Kids” online course, which was designed by the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee, Nike and Project Play in an effort to elevate youth sport coaching in the United States.  The course is [...]

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