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Sports Science and Safety Committee Announces Research Funding

February 28, 2014    2347 Views
Sports Science and Safety Committee announces research fundingUS Lacrosse is providing nearly $78,000 of its $185,000 annual research budget to support three studies during its first funding cycle for 2014. Read More »

Meet the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee

February 21, 2014    1974 Views
Meet the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety CommitteeLed by this group, US Lacrosse has invested more than $500,000 in safety research and initiatives. Here’s a closer look at their credentials. Read More »

Inside NOCSAE, Evolution of Equipment Standards

February 20, 2014    3335 Views
Inside NOCSAELook on the back of your lacrosse helmet or at lettering etched onto any lacrosse ball. Does it say "Meets NOCSAE Standards?" If not, you or your child could be at risk of injury. Read More »

'Life-Altering Injury': Getting Ahead of Lacrosse’s ACL Problem

February 19, 2014    4397 Views
Life Altering Injury: Lacrosse's ACL ProblemUnderstanding the knee's complex biomechanics, and how to get ahead of lacrosse's ACL problem Read More »

Just the Facts, Please: 10 Things We Definitely Know About Concussions

February 18, 2014    4610 Views
10 Things We Definitely Know About ConcussionsGet the facts on concussions from the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee. Read More »

What is a Concussion? An In-Depth Q&A With US Lacrosse Experts

February 17, 2014    3826 Views
What is a ConcussionDr. Margot Putukian and Dr. Ruben Echemedia of the US Lacrosse Sports Science and Safety Committee provide insight into concussions Read More »

US Lacrosse Among Co-Signers on ACSM's Letter to President Obama

January 27, 2014    2365 Views
US Lacrosse, ACSM, State of the UnionUS Lacrosse recently joined more than 100 other organizations in endorsing a letter sent to President Obama to promote the importance of physical activity as a way to create healthy lifestyles. Read More »

2014 AED Grant Applications Available

January 24, 2014    2473 Views
2014 AED Grant Applications AvailableSpecial discounts available through USL’s partner Cardiac Science. Read More »

400K Club: Denise Wescott, a Coach’s Coach

January 7, 2014    2206 Views
Denise WescottCoaching Education Program trainer and National Convention speaker Denise Wescott has never hesitated to share her knowledge of the game. Read More »

USL Safety Initiatives Consistent With Concussion Report Recommendations

November 16, 2013    3763 Views
USL SafetyUS Lacrosse supports the findings and recommendations of the report on youth concussions and reaffirms its commitment to reducing the risk of injury at all levels of the sport. Read More »