FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 16 May 2019 Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA– A widely-respected leader in lacrosse with more than a decade of experience in the design and delivery of educational resources for athletes and coaches is joining the staff of World Lacrosse as its first-ever Director of Sport Development. TJ Buchanan, who has held leadership [...]
The sport was one of several sports featured during the Gold Coast Sports Festival for youth in Gold Coast, Australia this past week as an extension of the International Olympic Committee’s Sport Accord, which brings together world sport organizations. The sport was also highlighted with coaching and demonstration clinics supported by Australian Lacrosse. [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 10 May 2019 World Lacrosse Adds Its Support To The Brighton plus Helsinki 2014 Declaration on Women and Sport GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA — World Lacrosse President Sue Redfern has reaffirmed the international federation’s commitment to furthering opportunities for women and girls to participate in sport by signing the Brighton plus Helsinki 2014 Declaration on [...]
World Lacrosse President Sue Redfern joins (left to right) Molly Rhone, International Netball Federation President; Kate Caithness, World Curling Federation President; and Marisol Casado (far right), International Triathlon Union President at the Global Association of International Sports Federations General Assembly
World Lacrosse President and Leaders Join IOC’s Irina Gladkikh to Sign Declaration on Women and Sport
May 9, 2019 World Lacrosse President Sue Redfern and leaders from the international federation are joined by Irina Gladkikh of the International Olympic Committee for a signing of The Brighton Plus Helsinki 2014 Declaration on Women and Sport. The overriding aim of the Declaration is to develop a sporting culture that enables and values the full [...]
May 8, 2019 Lacrosse takes its place in the Gold Coast Sports Festival 2019.
International Olympic Committee President Dr. Thomas Bach greets World Lacrosse President Sue Redfern and Chief Executive Officer Jim Scherr at SportAccord 2019 in Gold Coast, Australia.
May 6th, 2019 Rob Pannell | Team USA | World Champion “Can’t say how excited I am with the new World Lacrosse branding. It Supports our sport. It's a fast logo like our sport. And it certainly shows our commitment to growing our sport on a global basis.” Sachiyo Yamada | Team Australia “We [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6 May 2019 International Federation For Lacrosse Unveils Its New Name, Logo and Brand Platform At SportAccord 2019 GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA — Less than six months after securing Provisional Recognition from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the international federation for men’s and women’s lacrosse is taking yet another significant step forward [...]
By Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) Press STAMFORD, CT (April 24, 2019) - The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) announced today the results of the league’s inaugural College Draft. The event was held at NBC Sports’ studios in Stamford, CT, and exclusively shown on NBCSN. SELECTIONS (In Order): Pick Team Player College 1 Archers LC Pat Spencer Loyola 2 [...]