NOCSAE Lacrosse Ball Explanation

NOCSAE Lacrosse Ball Explanation


In 2014, in order to increase player safety in lacrosse, all lacrosse balls must be certified NOCSAE approved. What does NOCSAE mean? One of our Lax.com pro’s Mike Barrett gives the rundown on what this new standard is, why it was put it place, and how the rule will be enforced this season. Read More…

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NOCSAE Meets to Consider Sports Medicine Research Grants and Review Athletic Equipment Standards



PHOENIX, Jan. 21, 2011 — The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) Winter Board Meeting begins today. During the two-day session, the organization will consider and approve potentially millions of dollars in research grants to advance the science of sports medicine and review work done by the special Multidisciplinary Concussion Task Force Conference.Keep Reading…