Category Archives: Lacrosse Balls

Lacrosse Balls for Beginners

SAK balls are an often-overlooked tool for training beginning lacrosse players. They meet all the lacrosse regulations and standards for weight and size, but they’re softer than competition balls so when players get hit by a ball – and that’s inevitable – they won’t get injured. They’re great for practicing at home and in training […]

SAK Lacrosse Balls for at Home Practice

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There are many reasons why coaches or parents should invest in SAK balls for their young lacrosse athletes. Perhaps the most important benefit of SAK balls is that they enable players new to the game to practice with less fear of being hit while gaining confidence in their skills. SAK lacrosse balls are an ideal […]

Lacrosse SAK Balls are Great for Youth Practice

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It’s a natural reflex reaction for people to duck or dodge when something comes flying at them. It’s especially true for youngsters just beginning to learn how to play lacrosse who are also trying to develop specialized skills. The solution is lacrosse SAK balls for practice sessions. Using SAK balls have a variety of benefits […]

When Lacrosse Balls Should be Recycled

The decision and need to recycle lacrosse balls will depend largely on how often they’re used and upon what type of surface. On average, balls will need recycling once a week if playing on turf and every two weeks if they’re used on grass. Most balls are destined for refurbishment every 3-6 weeks in youth […]

How Buying in Bulk Lacrosse Balls Makes your Team Better

Known as greasers, lacrosse balls that have lost their stickiness are unpleasant to use and will seriously affect gameplay. Buying lacrosse balls in bulk ensures that your team always has top-quality balls for practice or games and provides you with an opportunity to resurface old balls before they’re rotated back into use. Buying in bulk […]

How Buying Lacrosse Balls in Bulk Saves your Team Time and Money

Coaches and parents all know how many lacrosse balls a single player can go through while practicing their skills. Keeping a sufficient supply of lacrosse balls on hand represents a significant cost for schools that maintain a lacrosse team. It’s important as a coach that you purchase wisely and buying in bulk solves several problems. […]

Lacrosse Bag….All The Essentials

Lacrosse players have a lot of gear they need to remember when packing their bags, but the first essential is a good bag. It has to be durably constructed, easy to clean, and able to withstand the wear and tear of being used in extremes of weather. A lacrosse bag also needs to have ventilation […]

Why Lacrosse Balls Need Resurfacing

It doesn’t matter whether lacrosse balls are being used on turf or the hard surface of a gym during offseason practice, they eventually lose their “grip” and must be resurfaced. When they begin to feel slippery and slick, it’s time for resurfacing to return them to their previous condition. Lacrosse balls have a naturally sticky […]

What are Lacrosse Balls Made of?

The “ball” used in lacrosse has undergone monumental changes since the game was first observed being played by Native Americans in 1636 by French Jesuit missionary, Jean de Brebeuf. Today’s balls are fashioned of solid vulcanized rubber. In the past, balls have encompassed rounded rocks, carved wood, and deerskin balls stuffed with hair, feathers and/or […]

Lacrosse Gear for Home Practice

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many players are finding themselves spending a significant amount of their time practicing alone in response to stay-at-home orders. Even if players weren’t being cooped up without practice partners, there are multiple types of gear and training aids that every player should have to make sessions more productive. Balls Invest in […]