Promotional Commercial for Turkey Lacrosse Open 2013

Promotional Commercial for Turkey Lacrosse Open 2013


The City of Alanya made this Turkey Lacrosse Open 2013 promotional commercial that will be played on all local Alanya TV channels. It’s a little off-putting because it’s a reel of college games, but it does its job. Read More…

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Recap of the Ken Galluccio Cup in Europe

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This year’s Ken Galluccio Cup took place September 6th through 8th in Ghent, Belgium. The European Lacrosse Federation organized the tournament, which is now in its sixth year. One team represented each European country. That is except in the case of England, which was represented by two teams. Read More…

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Jamaica Lacrosse Falls to American Squad in Inaugural Friendship Games

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KINGSTON, Jamaica – History was made earlier this week as St. George’s College played host to the first ever Jamaica Friendship Games, which pitted the Jamaica Select U-19 boys team against a squad from the USA that was in Jamaica as part of the Lacrosse Volunteer Corps program run by the non-profit organization, Fields of Growth. Read More…

Israel Lacrosse Announces 2013 Women’s World Cup Roster, Schedule

Israel Lacrosse Announces 2013 Women's World Cup Roster, Schedule


TEL AVIV, ISRAEL — The Israel Lacrosse Association has announced their 20-player roster which will compete at the 2013 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Women’s World Cup; held at the Oshawa Civic Recreation Centre near Toronto, Canada, from July 11-20, 2013. Read More…

Former Olympic Coach Sets Sights on Turkey Lacrosse



(Istanbul), Turkey, (March 20, 2013) – Turkey Lacrosse is pleased to announce the latest addition to its ranks. Dr. March Krotee, currently a Fulbright Professor at the North Carolina State University in the Department of Physical Education and the Department of Leadership, Policy and Adult Education, will bring his expertise in sports management to Turkey Lacrosse’s mission in Turkey. Read More…

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Oshawa Blue Knights Battles The English University Select Team in Biblical Storm

Oshawa Blue Knights Battles The English University Select Team in Biblical Storm


Our great friend, Guy Ellis, has just finished a new highlight reel from the recent game between the English University Select team and the Canadian Oshawa Blue Knights. Watch the Oshawa Blue Knights of Canada take on the University Select team during the Canadians’ week long tour of the country. Read More…

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Turkey Lacrosse Appoints Marty Lattman as Head Coach



(Istanbul), Turkey, (February 06, 2013) – Marty Lattman has been instrumental to Turkey Lacrosse in his recent appointment to the role of Managing Director of Coaching, and now he will also assume the role of head coach. Marty is well qualified for the position. He has almost twenty years of experience as a head lacrosse coach at the youth, high school, and college levels. As a Level 2 Certified Coaches Trainer for U.S. Lacrosse, he has conducted more than 50 clinics around the United States over the last 6 years. His wide range of experiences will be very helpful as he works with players of all levels in Turkey. Read More…

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Lacrosse The Pond’s Open Letter to Coaches and Players

Lacrosse The Pond's Open Letter to Coaches and Players


Last year, our pilot year, was a massive success. All the kids on the program are set to graduate and all have had a really great experience. They have all become part of the local lacrosse landscape as well as fixtures on their university teams. Read More…

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Lacrosse the Pond, A Student Testimonial by David Wiese

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My Lacrosse the Pond Experience began during my last semester of college. Personally, while finishing up my senior year, I really had no clue what I really wanted to do following graduation. My lacrosse coach forwarded an email to the team’s seniors about a new program called Lacrosse the Pond that gave recent college graduates the opportunity to continue education abroad while continuing to play lacrosse. Read More…

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A First-Hand Account of the First Mongolian Lacrosse Program

A First-Hand Account of the First Mongolian Lacrosse Program


Although never seeing or playing lacrosse before, the children of Bayan-Olgii (predominantly Kazakh), first got to experience the sport of Lacrosse in June of 2012. The youth of Mongolia love to play sports, and this was no different. So, last summer we held the first ever sports camp in Bayan-Olgii. Read More…

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