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In London, England one of the largest higher learning institutions is University College London, or UCL. At UCL, sports fall in to a union known as the UCLU. This year, the UCLU is letting the world decide which sport the world like to see added to the UCL Varsity Series for 2015.
In a hard-hitting, physical match-up between England and Israel, the England men’s national lacrosse team came out victorious in overtime 10-9.
England Lacrosse, along with head coach Matthew Bagley, has announced the 23-man team that will head to Denver, CO, this sumer to compete in the 2014 FIL World Lacrosse Championship to represent England.
Lacrosse is growing! Whether you’re looking at internationally where this year’s World Championships will have more nations represented from, or in, Britain with the growth of junior programs and the explosion of participation at universities, our great sport is becoming more popular every day.
This year’s Durham team stepped up to the plate this weekend, to take on the country’s finest in an exhibition game at Timperley lacrosse club. For the first time since Durham’s success in BUCS began the University side took the long coach journey down to Manchester to face not only an English team, but an English team made up of the top players in the country.
The FIL 2014 World Lacrosse Championships are rapidly approaching. National teams around the world are preparing to make the trip to Colorado for two weeks (or more in some cases) in July, and that means a lot of training camps, scrimmages, and quite a bit of fundraising!
We got wind of a really interesting international game that is being brewed up in England, which will feature local development officers from the US taking on members of the English National Team. The event is being organized by two former NCAA D3 players. Below you can see an article by Stephanie McNesby, which explains the game in more detail!
News is quickly spreading that the 2018 International Lacrosse Championship, hosted by the FIL, will return to Manchester, England. 2018 will mark the FOURTH time England has hosted to FIL games (1978, 1994, 2010 and now 2018), and this will give England more FIL games hosted than any other country.
Lacrosse at Manchester University in England looks like a ton of fun. It’s a good level of play, filled with good guys, and is quite serious. We’ve got Episode 2 of Manchester Lacrosse for your viewing pleasure!
This week’s Hot Pot is all about sportsmanship, and how times haven’t changed that much, except for the existence of the internet. Does that really change things? Plus all the great news and video you’ve come to expect.
The World Indoor Lacrosse Championships are 6 games deep (as of Sunday night) over in Prague and the usual suspects are winning the games they’re expected to. Big games coming up and lots of photos with a link to even more!
Warrior is making big moves in lacrosse and has been for years. They are also big in hockey and now they’re big in… soccer? If signing Liverpool FC means anything, then yes, they are.
Ryan Craven brings the heat in his latest Show LAS Your Old School! It’s video time and it comes from across the pond. But don’t you DARE call these men foppish. Them’s fighting words!
Want to get your education (undergrad or post-grad!) in the UK? Still want to play lacrosse? Well, now you can and there is someone to help you get through the process. Chris Fox interviews Sam Russel, from LacrosseThePond.com, and it sounds like an intriguing experience!