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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 […]

Sizing Lacrosse Sticks for Youth Players

The first rule of lacrosse sticks for youth players is to find one that the athlete can handle comfortably while remaining within official guidelines. Youngsters should be strong enough to wield the stick and to do so easily. Experts recommend that the stick length be equal to the height of the player – never taller. […]

Why Helmets are not Part of Women’s Lacrosse Gear

There are distinct differences in the gear used in men’s and women’s lacrosse that can be confusing to those new to the game. The primary difference is that women’s lacrosse is deemed a semi-contact sport, therefore, helmets are optional. Men’s lacrosse is considered full-contact. In light of new findings about concussions and traumatic brain injuries […]

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 […]

PLL to Play Summer Tournament

The good news for lacrosse fans is that the Premiere Lacrosse League will play a two-week summer tournament during July 25-Aug. 9, 2020 instead of a second season. The downside is that the stands will go empty and the event will be conducted without fans. The match marks a return of at least one sport […]

Choosing the Right Footwear for Lacrosse

Parents and coaches know the importance of the right footwear for youngsters and ensuring they have a proper fit. Nowhere is that more essential than in lacrosse where players are required to run, pivot, and perform split-second direction changes. Parents will also need to consider the type of cleats for their child when choosing the […]

What you Need to Know Before Playing Lacrosse

Many people watch a lacrosse game and have a yearning to play themselves. Unfortunately, good lacrosse players make the game look deceptively easy. The average person doesn’t know how much practice and physical conditioning goes into making an excellent lacrosse player. If you’re among those that want to try your hand at the game, there […]

Why the NOCSAE is Important to Sports

Sports form a central part of the life of many individuals beginning as children and continuing into college. Participating in sports can be fun, but it can also be dangerous without the proper safety equipment. The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) has been helping to make sports safer since 1970. The […]

The Science Behind Moisture Wicking Clothing

Moisture wicking materials have been around for over 20 years, but the current generation of “high-tech” garments, are a significant improvement over what’s been available in the past. Current incarnations were developed in an attempt to prevent the body odor that accompanies a hard workout at the gym. Moisture wicking garments are now everywhere and […]

The Popularity of Lacrosse is Growing Fast!

Lacrosse has a long and distinguished history. It’s been played for centuries and in modern times, its popularity continues to grow at an ever increasing rate. Over time, it’s been played outdoors and even indoors where harsh winters reign. Lacrosse leagues have been established around the globe and new teams are being formed every year […]