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Sue Redfern Re-Elected to Second Term as President of World Lacrosse

By | 2019-08-13T16:47:03+00:00 August 13th, 2019|Men, Uncategorized, Women, World Events|

General Assembly Approves Introduction of New, 6 x 6 International Disciplines Peterborough, Ontario, Canada — Sue Redfern has been re-elected to a second, four-year term as President of World Lacrosse, the international federation for men’s and women’s lacrosse.The election took place here today on the final day of the organization’s General Assembly. Under Redfern’s leadership, World [...]

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World Lacrosse Welcomes Ghana As Its Newest Member-National Governing Body On Day One Of General Assembly

By | 2019-08-12T19:37:57+00:00 August 12th, 2019|Development, Men, Uncategorized, Women|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 12, 2019 Peterborough, Ontario, Canada — The General Assembly of World Lacrosse overwhelmingly approved a recommendation from the Board of Directors to admit Ghana as the newest member of the international federation for men’s and women’s lacrosse.  With the admission of Ghana, membership in World Lacrosse now stands at 63 National Governing Bodies.   [...]

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World Lacrosse Honors Four Leaders For Distinguished Service and Contributions to the Growth of the Game

By | 2019-08-09T00:52:34+00:00 August 9th, 2019|Uncategorized, World Lacrosse|

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World Lacrosse President Sue Redfern presented the Lifetime Achiever Award to recipient Shelley Maher of Australia

By | 2019-08-09T00:26:59+00:00 August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized, World Events|

World Lacrosse President Sue Redfern presented the Lifetime Achiever Award to recipient Shelley Maher of Australia Thursday evening in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada at the World Lacrosse U19 World Championship. It is the highest honor bestowed by World Lacrosse for a life-long commitment to the sport of lacrosse in an entirely voluntary capacity. She is the first woman [...]

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Athlete Health and Well-Being is the Focus During Anti-Doping Education and Awareness Outreach

By | 2019-08-04T17:35:58+00:00 August 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

As the sport of lacrosse continues to enjoy growth in participation and popularity around the globe, making certain the playing environment remains safe for all participants is a priority for World Lacrosse.  This includes ensuring athletes understand and embrace their role in upholding the values of clean competition. Prior to the start of the 2019 [...]

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2019 World Lacrosse Women’s U19 World Championship Highlights Day 2 | Peterborough, Ontario

By | 2019-08-04T23:21:33+00:00 August 2nd, 2019|U19 Women, Uncategorized, Women, World Events|

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Uganda Women’s U19 Team Will Not Compete In 2019 World Lacrosse Women’s U19 World Championship

By | 2019-07-05T13:17:43+00:00 July 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5 July 2019 It is with disappointment that World Lacrosse is announcing today the Uganda Women's U19 Team will not compete in the 2019 World Lacrosse Women's U19 World Championship in Peterborough, Ontario.  Despite numerous extensions to the tournament registration deadline, the Uganda Lacrosse Association has been unable to secure the necessary funding for [...]

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Happy Canada Day, July 1

By | 2019-07-01T18:00:01+00:00 July 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|

July 1, 2019 Happy Canada Day to lacrosse enthusiasts across Canada!  We look forward to hosting two World Championships in your wonderful country later this year: 2019 World Lacrosse Women's U19 World Championship in Peterborough, Ontario, August 1-10 2019 World Lacrosse Men's Indoor World Championship in Langley, British Columbia, September 19-28

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Join World Lacrosse to Celebrate Olympic Day, June 23

By | 2019-06-23T10:59:29+00:00 June 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

June 23, 2019 Please join World Lacrosse and other sports around the World to celebrate the International Olympic Committee’s Olympic Day, supporting athlete's dreams and aspirations around the globe.

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