US LACROSSE STANDS IN SUPPORT WITH IROQUOIS NATIONALS

 Press Release  Jul 24, 2020  DiversityEventsPress ReleaseTeam USAU.S. MenU.S. Under 19 MenU.S. Under 19 WomenU.S. WomenTeam USA Indoor © Scott McCall A petition calling for the Iroquois Nationals to be included in The World Games 2022, a multi-sport, Olympic-style event that is a separate entity from the world championships conducted by World Lacrosse, has recentlyContinue reading “US LACROSSE STANDS IN SUPPORT WITH IROQUOIS NATIONALS”

Survey: Parents More Concerned About Their Kids Returning To Sports

Posted by SGB Executive | Jul 15, 2020 | Feature, SGB Executive By Thomas J. Ryan Only 53 percent of parents expect their child to resume sports activity at the same or higher amount when current COVID-19 restrictions are removed, according to a new national survey from the Aspen Institute’s Project Play initiative and Utah State University. That’s down from 70Continue reading “Survey: Parents More Concerned About Their Kids Returning To Sports”

Reimagining Youth Sports in a Post-COVID-19 World

BY JOHN O’SULLIVAN /  TUESDAY, 14 APRIL 2020 /  PUBLISHED IN CLUB SPORTS, COVID-19, YOUTH SPORTS “When do you think we will play again, coach?” “Will we finish our season, coach?” “I sure miss practice, even the fitness!” “What about tryouts?” If you are part of a school or youth sports club, these are the questions you have been fielding on a dailyContinue reading “Reimagining Youth Sports in a Post-COVID-19 World”

Think Inside the Box

THINK INSIDE THE BOX Learn more about how box lacrosse skills and strategy are an integral part of player development The National Lacrosse League, together with US Lacrosse, provides unprecedented access to top tier players and coaches who share how box lacrosse is an integral part of lacrosse player development.   Think Inside the Box isContinue reading “Think Inside the Box”

Lacrosse Wolf Partnership

We’re happy to announce that we’ve partnered with Lacrosse Wolf out of Seattle! They have created a page just for us and will offer up discounted pricing and other deals throughout the year. We’ll also bring them down to the Plex PDX during the season so stay tuned for further dates and information. Checkout theirContinue reading “Lacrosse Wolf Partnership”

Box Lacrosse is Thriving Around the World

Stephen Stamp Thursday June 18th, 2020 Action at the 2019 Lax in the Box tournament in Dresden, Germany. The 2022 European Box Lacrosse Championship will be held in Germany, in the city of Hannover. (Photo: Marek Stor, ShutterLax) International box lacrosse is burgeoning and the evidence of the game’s growth was all over a groupContinue reading “Box Lacrosse is Thriving Around the World”

US Lacrosse Return to Play

John Strohsacker Last week, US Lacrosse announced a set of Return to Play recommendations to assist the lacrosse community in following the appropriate steps to mitigate the risk for all participants in the COVID-19 environment. The guidelines were developed by a medical advisory group, with additional input from sport and event professionals. On Monday, advisory group chairContinue reading “US Lacrosse Return to Play”

TRAIN TO BE AN ATHLETE, NOT A POSITION PLAYER

By: JC Cole CSCS*D RSCC*D XPS Our youth sport development system is broken. Everyone can agree on that. We have overeager sport organizers feeding off parents needs to give their young athletes every conceivable athletic advantage at an early age. This is leading to a raft of overuse injuries and burnout amongst development level athletesContinue reading “TRAIN TO BE AN ATHLETE, NOT A POSITION PLAYER”