How To: String Traditional Like Jerome Thompson

How To: String Traditional Like Jerome Thompson


In our newest stringing video, the legendary Jerome Thompson of the Iroquois Nation shows Lax.com how he traditionally strings his lacrosse heads, including the Nike Lakota U. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, Heads

Grip ‘N Rip: Ty Thompson’s Maverik Metrik

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Ty Thompson (SUNY Albany, Sr.) is a long time supporter and customer of Chillax Customs. Chillax Customs has been on a hiatus recently, but Nick Coyne is making some noise again with this Maverik Metrik head that he dyed and strung for Ty. Read More…

Posted in: D1, Dyeing

Grip ‘N Rip: Major League Lacrosse All-Star Mike Stone

Grip 'N Rip: Major League Lacrosse All-Star Mike Stone


On the other side is an excerpt from an interview in which Stone explains his setup for his stick, especially the magical mesh he uses. Read More…

Posted in: Brine, Equipment/Gear

Interview with Boston Cannons’ Hometown Hero, Mike Stone

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Working with GivingSomeThing.com, the Boston Cannons, and CroArt Lacrosse, Stone was able to raise $72,000 for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. Hometown Hero in my book. Read More…

Grip ‘N Rip: Duke Attackman Josh Dionne

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Lacrosse Playground, every once in awhile, features a different lacrosse athlete as part of our “Grip ‘N Rip” series, where we’ll find out what the best use to fine tune their game. Today we feature Duke Blue Devils attackman, Josh Dionne. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, Stringing

Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse — Fireside Chat With Cadet 1/C Austin English

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New London, CT – This fall, we sat down Cadet 1/c Austin English one of three 2013 Team Captains selected at the United States Coast Guard Academy. Cadet 1/c Austin English, a proud member of the “Old Bay Crew” (the sobriquet for our Maryland player contingent), has been a mainstay of the Bears offense the last three years. The talented attackman notched a career-high 56 points last season, leading the PCLL in both points and assists with 36. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, MCLA

Grip ‘N Rip: Boston Rockhoppers Kevin Gould

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Lacrosse Playground, every once in awhile, features a different lacrosse athlete as part of our “Grip ‘N Rip” series, where we’ll find out what the best use to fine tune their game. Today we feature Boston Cannons and Boston Rockhoppers attackman, Kevin Gould. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, Indoor

How To Turn Your Old Shoe Into An Oven Mitt

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I recently came across a very odd, yet creative way to recycle old shoes. This isn’t your run-of-the-mill procedure such as taking them to the Goodwill or passing them down to your little brother. This will really get your creative juices flowing and might even make your mom proud. I’m talking about Kickin’ Mitts! Read More…

Grip ‘N Rip: Charlotte Hounds Billy Bitter

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Lacrosse Playground, every once in awhile, features a different lacrosse athlete as part of our “Grip ‘N Rip” series, where we’ll find out what the best use to fine tune their game. Today we feature Charlotte Hound and former UNC All-American, Billy Bitter. The Maverik Athlete plays with a Spider head, but how it’s strung may surprise you. Read More…

Posted in: Grip 'N Rip, Heads

Grip ‘N Rip: Kentucky Stickhorses Defenseman David Lisi

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Lacrosse Playground, every once in awhile, features a different lacrosse athlete as part of our “Grip ‘N Rip” series, where we’ll find out what the best use to fine tune their game. Today we feature Kentucky Stickhorses Defenseman David Lisi. Read More…

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