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Are We Investing in Blowouts? Summer Lacrosse and ROI

September 16, 2014    367 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    4673 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    3747 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    1641 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    1303 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    8469 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    3560 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 »

National Youth Awards Nominations Due August 15

August 13, 2014    1301 Views
Youth Awards US LacrosseRecognize selfless contributors to the national growth of youth lacrosse from your community by nominating them for a US Lacrosse Youth Award. Read More »

Why 10,000 is the Most Dangerous Number in Sports

August 11, 2014    9090 Views
10,000 Hour RuleAs you plot your young athlete’s sports participation roadmap, drop the 10,000 Hour Rule and early specialization to best position your kid for success. Read More »

Have We Forgotten? Youth Athletes Aren’t Adult Athletes

August 7, 2014    4615 Views
Have We Forgotten? Youth Athletes Aren’t Adult AthletesIt’s a brave new world for youth lacrosse players. We as adults must remember that these are just kids playing a lacrosse game. Read More »

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