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Benefits from US Lacrosse

We reward our members with benefits not available to the general public, like a subscription to Lacrosse Magazine, comprehensive insurance coverage and more.

Lacrosse Magazine Online

Lacrosse Magazine

Your membership includes a free subscription to Lacrosse Magazine, the flagship publication of US Lacrosse. Each issue is full of compelling feature stories, eye-tantalizing photography, tips to help you play, coach, or officiate better, and more.

 

Access to Events

Be they tournaments, featured games, instructional clinics or professional development seminars, we do lacrosse events first-class. We talk about the passion for the game — nowhere is that more evident than getting you on the field to play, coach or officiate. Our events bring your membership to life.

 

Instruction

We’re the "how-to" capital of the lacrosse world with access to the game’s best players, coaches, and officials, who are more than happy to share their knowledge with their fellow members.

 

Eligibility for Grants

Everyone wants to grow the game, right? We can help you on your local level with a number of grants and programs that do everything from provide sticks to, and we’re not kidding, help save lives. Your membership makes you eligible.

US Lacrosse Chapters

Enrollment in a Chapter

Your membership in US Lacrosse automatically makes you a member of one of our 64 local chapters, with an automatic donation to that chapter in your name, to boot! You’ve already helped grow the game in your area. What do chapters do? Tons. Click here to learn more.

Bollinger Sports Insurance

Insurance Coverage

The insurance program is so good, it’s got its own page.

 

Ten Percent Off

Your member card or member ID number gets you 10 percent off all purchases at the US Lacrosse Store, in person or online.

 

That Feel-Good Feeling

Forgive us, but lacrosse tugs at our heart. It may for you, too. If you can never do anything else, joining or renewing a membership in US Lacrosse each year is the single best thing you can do for the sport. Your membership gives kids their first sticks, trains coaches, trains officials, and makes lacrosse safer — and that’s just a start. We call it "Raising Your Game.™" US Lacrosse members do just that 400,000 times a year, and then some.

US Lacrosse National Teams, Team USA

National Team Clinics

US Lacrosse is the home of the very best players in the world — the U.S. National Teams. Every year, either a senior team or a U19 team competes in a men’s or women’s Federation of International Lacrosse world championship, and every year, Team USA gives back to the game by hosting a number of instructional clinics for youth and high school players.

 

Your Edge in Lacrosse Magazine

The instructional tips don’t end with Team USA players. The US Lacrosse communications staff works with many of the game’s top men’s and women’s players to provide tips in the print magazine and on uslacrosse.org.

 

US Lacrosse Championships

Youth events in the spring and summer give the organization’s national membership first-class playing opportunities that allow you to compete with class & honor the game. Regional Championships welcome U11, U13 and U15 teams to different venues around the country each June, and U15 teams have the opportunity to advance to our U15 National Championships in July.

Coaching Education Program, CEP

US Lacrosse Coaching Education Program

An absolute must for any adult interested in becoming a coach or improving as a coach, the US Lacrosse Coaching Education Program (CEP) combines online and in-person classes to teach you how to teach the game and how to mentor young people. More than 20,000 coaches have completed online or in-person clinics. Certification, which includes a background check, also is available.

US Lacrosse National Convention, Champion

US Lacrosse National Convention

The CEP is a must-do over time, but no single event offers the comprehensive professional development and networking opportunities like the US Lacrosse National Convention does on one weekend each January. Your membership makes you eligible to attend, and the 2012 convention drew a record 7,064 participants for a weekend of learning.

 

Email Newsletters

Be sure to add uslacrosse@uslacrosse.org and membership@myuslacrosse.org to your email contact lists. That helps get you monthly newsletters full of tips, advice, and news for coach members. Archived copies are linked below.

Positive Coaching Alliance

Positive Coaching Alliance

Ask adults who, other than their parents, served as inspirations to them while growing up, and invariably their coaches will come to mind. The impact a coach has on a young person can last a lifetime. US Lacrosse’s partnership with Positive Coaching Alliance provides a multitude of resources to help coaches make a positive impact on their athletes’ lives.

Officials Training Program

US Lacrosse Officials Training Program

Officials in a number of sports make up a healthy percentage of the US Lacrosse staff, so we’re well aware of the courage it takes for you to decide to wear the black-and-white stripes. We appreciate that commitment and your passion for lacrosse. The US Lacrosse Officials Education Program gives you what you need to call the game accurately and manage it smoothly.

US Lacrosse Convention 2013

US Lacrosse National Convention

Officials make up an increasingly larger segment of the participation base at the annual US Lacrosse National Convention which is the most comprehensive professional development and networking event in the lacrosse world. Your membership makes you eligible to attend and learn from the game’s most respected officials.

 

Email Newsletters

Be sure to add uslacrosse@uslacrosse.org and membership@myuslacrosse.org to your email contact lists. That helps get you monthly newsletters full of tips, advice, and news for officials.

 

Resources

Whether you officiate the men’s game or the women’s game, as a US Lacrosse member you have access to seemingly unending resources we produce with input from the sport’s best officials. Rule books, manuals, cards, training videos, mechanics PowerPoints…all just a click away.