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Are Developmental Rec Lacrosse Teams Going Extinct?

October 9, 2014    5547 Views
Are Developmental Rec Lacrosse Teams Going Extinct?This lacrosse mom hopes we can put the development back into recreational teams and let the travel teams do the traveling and selection. Read More »

6 Signs of a Good Youth Lacrosse League

October 8, 2014    4615 Views
6 Signs of a Good Youth Lacrosse League; Gold StickDoes your youth lacrosse league follow best practices to make your child’s experience safe and fun? Look to these six signs as basic indicators. Read More »

Report: Doctors Sounds Alarm on Youth Sports Concussions

October 3, 2014    887 Views
Report: Doctors Sounds Alarm on Youth Sports ConcussionsDeclining participation in some youth sports has doctors concerned. Is the risk to kids from inactivity greater than the harm of a potential concussion? Many say yes. Read More »

Are We Investing in Blowouts? Summer Lacrosse and ROI

September 16, 2014    2646 Views
Are We Investing in Blowouts? Summer Lacrosse and ROIAs parents invest more and more in the summer lacrosse experience, the pressure to win games by large margins only increases. Is this the ROI we want? Read More »

4 Modern Spins on Traditional Lacrosse Training Techniques

September 11, 2014    8602 Views

4 Modern Spins on Traditional Lacrosse Training Techniques

Want to maximize your offseason training? Combine speed, agility, plyometrics, endurance and hand-eye coordination in these lacrosse-specific exercises. Read More »

The Flawed Logic in Lacrosse Specialization

September 11, 2014    5833 Views
The Flawed Logic in Lacrosse SpecializationThe benefits of multi-sport participation far outweigh the potentially myopic gain created through lacrosse specialization. Read More »

15 Key Considerations for Selecting a Youth Lacrosse Program

September 8, 2014    2661 Views
15 Key Considerations for Selecting a Youth Lacrosse ProgramBefore taking the plunge into a new lacrosse program, make sure you can answer these essential questions about your child’s participation. Read More »

Do I Have a Concussion? A Guide to the First Week

September 4, 2014    2406 Views
Do I Have a Concussion? A Guide to the First WeekWouldn’t it be nice to have a handy guide to navigating the first week after your lacrosse player sustains a concussion? We have just the thing. Read More »

Our Biggest Mistake: Talent Selection Over Talent Identification

August 29, 2014    12358 Views
Our Biggest Mistake: Talent Selection Over Talent IdentificationAmerican youth sports are far too often focused on talent selection, and not talent identification. Read these suggestions for changing the emphasis of youth sports. Read More »

Florida Girls Lacrosse Headgear Debate About More Than Safety

August 28, 2014    8030 Views
Florida Girls Lacrosse Headgear Debate About More Than SafetyThe debate surrounding the Florida high school women’s lacrosse headgear mandate is about much more than safety, writes NFHS rules chair Jay Watts. Read More »

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