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Lacrosse isn’t just growing in the United States, it’s exploding across the World. The game is now played on 6 of 7 continents. This is where you’ll find International Lacrosse news and coverage from around the globe.

International Friendlies You Can Watch!

0 - Published September 9, 2013 by in International

With everyone beginning preparations for the 2014 FIL World Championships in Denver, it was only a matter of time before we would get to see some of the international friendlies that would be played to help teams prepare.

Chile And Lacrosse: An Unlikely Pair

0 - Published September 9, 2013 by in International

Editor’s Note: “Lacrosse” and “Chile” have never been two words that are often used together. An incredibly diverse country full of generous and interesting people, Chile is home to numerous world-famous natural wonders and distinctive landscapes. The nation also possesses a tumultuous political history, and it deals with devastating earthquakes. At first glance, it may seem […]

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Tweet of the Week: Yankees in a Canuck’s Court

0 - Published September 5, 2013 by in International

Team USA tryouts were last weekend, and after the long few days of competition, it seems that some of the guys got together to kick back and relax…at a Canadian’s place.

20 Years Of German Lacrosse – BLax

0 - Published September 4, 2013 by in International

2013 marked 20 years of lacrosse in Germany, and as things would have it, SCC-BLAX (where I coach in Berlin) is celebrating their 20th anniversary in 2013 as well. The occasion was celebrated a couple of weeks ago, where the club invited everybody to the fields for a day of lacrosse fun. Free beer and bratwurst can make anybody happy, and always generates a good crowd.

Reactions To US Naming 52 Man Squad

0 - Published September 3, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

If this were the NFL, every man on the US training roster would be breathing a sigh of relief, knowing they had made the final cut. Thankfully, this isn’t football, and that means we still have a lot more cutting to do. Photo Credit: John Strohsacker/LaxPhotos.com, Courtesy US Lacrosse Below you can find the 52 […]

USAMLAX Roster Cut to 52 – How My Roster Prediction Fared

0 - Published September 3, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

US Lacrosse announced today the 52-man roster for the US Men’s National team that will compete in the World Championships next summer in Denver. Originally slated to have 46 players, this first cut keeps 10 attackmen, 13 midfielders, 14 long poles, 7 short-stick defensive midfielders, 4 goalies, and 4 face-off men. The final 23-man roster will be announced after various fall and winter events.

Reader Poll: Best Alumni Team of All-Time

0 - Published September 3, 2013 by in International

“You’re the best, around! Nothing’s gonna ever keep you down!”

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My USAMLAX Roster Prediction

0 - Published September 2, 2013 by in Denver 2014, International

Picking the US Men’s National team is a difficult task, and one that I don’t pretend to have all the answers to. Remember, this isn’t about building an All-Star “Team” – this is about putting together a TEAM. Team USA. So without further ado, my prediction for the USAMLAX roster.

New Video: 2006 Japan Hidden Ball Trick

0 - Published August 23, 2013 by in International, Videos

Earlier this week we put up a video from 2010, featuring a Japan Hidden Ball Trick. The announcers called it the first successful hidden ball trick, but we knew that couldn’t be true. Thanks to Kentaro Shimizu, we now KNOW that the statement was false, because we’ve got video evidence from 2006!

US Box Lacrosse Development – Matt Gibson

0 - Published August 23, 2013 by in International

Box lacrosse seems new and exciting in the US, but it has been around for almost a century. Matt Gibson weighs in on the current progress of box development in the America.

FIL Rules Vs NCAA: Get On The Same Page

0 - Published August 22, 2013 by in College, International

Editor’s Note: Kacy Small saw both the NCAA rules and FIL rules firsthand this year. After reflecting on his experience, he’s sure one of them is doing it right, while the other has some potential areas for improvement. Can you guess which version of lacrosse Kacy prefers before reading the article? And what do you […]

2010 Video: International Hidden Ball Trick

0 - Published August 21, 2013 by in International, Videos

If you believe the announcers on the video, this is the first time the hidden ball trick has ever been successfully pulled off at the World Championships. I can’t imagine that is actually true, as Canada has been playing in that thing forever, but that’s not the point.

Who Wants To Coach (and Play) Lacrosse In Germany?

0 - Published August 20, 2013 by in International

Are you interested in coaching and playing lacrosse in Germany? We have started to come across more and more opportunities for American and Canadian players to #GrowTheGame in Europe, especially in Germany. Here is some info on German lacrosse, as well as some job postings for coaches!

An Israel Lacrosse Experience: Rob Berkenblit

0 - Published August 19, 2013 by in Grow The Game, International

Rob Birkenbelt joins LAS to write about his experiences in Israel, teaching lacrosse to a brand new group of passionate enthusiasts. The experience of traveling to Israel was clearly amazing, and the first hand Grow The Game clinics were pretty amazing too. The future is bright for lacrosse in Israel…

European Lacrosse League 2013 Promo Video

0 - Published August 16, 2013 by in International, Videos

We’re excited for another season of the European Lacrosse League in 2013, and can’t wait to track the wins, losses, and growing passion for box lacrosse that the ELL encompasses, and helps nurture. In last year’s final, Deutschland Adler LC defeated LC Bison Radotin, 10-9, for the DALC’s first ELL title, in their first year of existence.