FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 28, 2019
The APLU is pleased to advise that at the Special General Meeting conducted this evening, 28 May 2018, Associate Membership was conferred on the Qatar Lacrosse Association (QLA). The following table depicts the APLU Membership as at the above date. Total 14 members*.
Australian Lacrosse Association (ALA), China Lacrosse Association (CLA), Hong Kong Lacrosse Association (HKLA), Japan Lacrosse Association (JLA), Korea Lacrosse Association (KLA), New Zealand Lacrosse Association (NZLA), *Thailand Lacrosse Association (TLA), Taiwan Lacrosse Association (TWLA)
Lacrosse Association of India (LAI), Malaysian Lacrosse Association (MLA), Singapore Lacrosse Association (SLA), Mongolian Lacrosse Federation (MLF), Qatar Lacrosse Association (QLA)
Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL)
*Thailand Lacrosse Association currently an APLU Member ‘Not In Good Standing’
A strategic goal of the APLU is to continue to expand its membership in the Asia Pacific region.
About the FIL
The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) is the international governing body for men’s and women’s lacrosse. The FIL currently has 60 member nations and holds five World Championships: Men’s Lacrosse World Championship; Under-19 Men’s Lacrosse World Championship; Men’s World Indoor Lacrosse Championship; Women’s Lacrosse World Cup; and Under-19 Women’s Lacrosse World Championship. Each event is held on a quadrennial basis. The FIL is responsible for the governance and integrity of all forms of lacrosse and provides responsive and effective leadership to support the sports’ development throughout the world.