The Federation of International Lacrosse has announced Gladiator Lacrosse, a premier name in the sport, as the Official Goal for the 2018 World Lacrosse Championship that will be played in Netanya, Israel from July 12 through July 21, 2018. All 25 fields being used for competition during the World Championship will be adorned with the company’s Professional Goals and Nets, the #1 Goal in Lacrosse!
Gladiator Lacrosse is very excited to partner with the 2018 World Lacrosse Championship in Netanya. Nearly 50 nations will be competing in what is likely to go down as the largest international event in lacrosse history and we are proud to be the Official Goal Supplier.
– Larry Palumbo, Operations Manager of Gladiator Lacrosse.
Scott Neiss, Chairman of the 2018 FIL World Championships, chimed in:
We are thrilled to partner with such a well-known brand like Gladiator Lacrosse.
Jessie Kraft, Director of Partnerships for the 2018 FIL World Championships added:
We are excited to feature Gladiator Lacrosse as a partner, as they are a true leader in the lacrosse equipment industry.
This new partnership is a shining example of just how committed Gladiator Lacrosse is to help players train and excel in the sport globally.
The Federation of International Lacrosse and Gladiator Lacrosse both strive to make the game accessible to wider audiences and we look forward to leveraging the partnership to help grow our brand internationally.
– Rachel Zietz, CEO and Founder
The 2018 World Championships will be the 13th edition of the international men’s field lacrosse tournament for national teams organized by the Federation of International Lacrosse. The event is held every 4 years and the 2018 edition will see 48 nations compete for the gold medal this summer in Netanya, Israel which will make this World Championship the largest of all-time. To learn more about the event, please visit worldlacrosse2018.com and the tournament’s social media pages: @worldlax2018 on Facebook and @worldlaxchampionship2018 on Instagram.
More about Gladiator Lacrosse:
Founded in 2013, established by then-13-year-old entrepreneur and lacrosse player Rachel Zietz, the company is currently one of the leading manufacturers of professional grade lacrosse equipment. Recognized by Florida’s Governor Rick Scott in his 2016 State of the State address and by Time Magazine as one of the 30 most influential teens of 2016, Gladiator Lacrosse and its founder have been featured in many publications including: The New York Times, South Florida Business Journal, Entrepreneur Magazine, Fortune Magazine and Inc.com. Gladiator Lacrosse was also the first lacrosse company to appear on ABC’s hit television show, Shark Tank. To learn more about Gladiator Lacrosse please visit, gladiatorlacrosse.com and their social media pages: @gladiatorlacrosse on Facebook and @gladiatorlax on Instagram.