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European Lacrosse Federation and World Lacrosse Partner to Support Officiating Development

By | 2019-07-08T12:23:29+00:00 July 8th, 2019|Development, FIL, Officiating|

July 8, 2019 The European Lacrosse Federation (ELF) and World Lacrosse partnered during the first European U20 Lacrosse Championship hosted by the Czech Republic to afford the attending officials an opportunity to be coached and trained for the entire tournament. There were a total of 17 officials that officiated 24 games in the 8 day [...]

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World Lacrosse Appoints Brent Nowicki as Chair of Rules

By | 2019-06-07T16:49:56+00:00 May 31st, 2019|Officiating|

Colorado Springs, Colo., USA – World Lacrosse has named Brent Nowicki its new Chair of Rules, a move that will help the organization increase its broad-based performance across the various disciplines of the sport as it continues to grow internationally. Nowicki is currently Managing Counsel at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in [...]

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World Lacrosse Coaching, Athlete, And Sport Development Videos: Learn From The Best

By | 2019-06-07T14:22:26+00:00 May 24th, 2019|Development, Officiating|

World Lacrosse’s development division, in conjunction with some of the best minds of the sport, present a series of coaching, athlete, and sport development videos. Shot during LAXCON in Philadelphia, Pa., USA, in January 2019, the videos are both organizational and instructional. See the various links. https://worldlacrosse.sport/development/

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Federation of International Lacrosse Partners With Hong Kong Lacrosse Association to Host Indoor Lacrosse Referee Clinic

By | 2019-06-07T17:21:16+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Development, FIL, Officiating|

April 16, 2019 As interest and participation in lacrosse continues to grow around the world, the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) recently partnered with the Hong Kong Lacrosse Association to host a three-day training clinic for new indoor lacrosse referees. The clinic featured classroom and on-field instruction for the aspiring indoor referees. The training clinic was coordinated by FIL’s Chair of Men’s Officiating, [...]

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FIL Names Officials for 2019 Women’s Lacrosse U19 World Championship

By | 2019-06-07T14:24:11+00:00 February 13th, 2019|FIL, Officiating, U19 Women|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Media Contact: Darryl Seibel Email: dseibel@worldlacrosse.sport  February 13, 2019 New York, NY – The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the selection of the following On Field and Off Field Officials for the FIL 2019 Women’s Lacrosse U19 World Championship in Peterborough, Canada from 1 - 10 August 2019. The team of 55 officials will be led by FIL Women's Officiating Chair, Stephen Taylor of England and a Leadership team of five [...]

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Officiating Leadership Team Named for 2017 World Cup

By | 2017-05-13T11:18:34+00:00 March 9th, 2017|Officiating, Women|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO – The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the appointment of four outstanding individuals to the Women’s Officiating Leadership Team ahead of the FIL Rathbones Women’s World Cup in Guildford, England this July. Joining Stephen Taylor (Women’s Officiating Committee Chair) and Jan Jackson (Women’s Rules Committee Chair) [...]

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FIL Announces Two New Men’s Lacrosse Committee Chairs

By | 2017-05-12T20:10:47+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|FIL, Men, Officiating|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO—The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) has announced the appointment of two long-time organization leaders to committee chair positions. Tom Sutton of Eden, New York, has been named Chair of the FIL Men’s Officiating Committee and Brad Scibak, of Woodbury, Minnesota, has been appointed Chair of the Men’s Rules [...]

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Dick Pepper Named Referee In Chief for 2020 Men’s U19s

By | 2017-05-06T12:07:07+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Officiating, U19 Men|

TORONTO, ONTARIO — The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) formally announces that Richard (Dick) Pepper has been named Referee in Chief for the 2020 FIL U19 Men’s World Lacrosse Championship. Ireland Lacrosse will host the event July 9-18, 2020 at the University of Limerick in Castletroy, Limerick, Ireland. “Thank you to the FIL. I [...]

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