15 Jan 2013

2013 Turtle Island Festival of Lacrosse

2013 Turtle Island Festival of Lacrosse

(OSHAWA, ONT) The Canadian Lacrosse Association will be hosting the 2013 Turtle Island Festival of Lacrosse during the 2013 Women’s World Cup. The festival will take place from Friday, July 12 through Sunday, July 14 and will be held at the Oshawa City Recreation Complex — the same venue as the World Cup!

Teams from the UK, USA and Canada have already registered to be part of this great event! Please join them!

Festival Snapshot

The 2013 Turtle Island Festival of Lacrosse
at the 2013 Women’s World Cup

Cost:$1500

Fee includes:
  • Six (6) full games
  • Three (3) day event passes for the 2013 FIL Women’s World Cup
  • A participant package which includes t-shirt and string backpack



Schedule

Friday July 12, Saturday July 13, & Sunday July 14, 2013

All games will be held at the Oshawa Civic Recreation Complex.

Accommodations

Centennial College

  • Two double beds, private bathroom & 3 meals
  • 2 per room – $90.00 CAD per night/per person
  • 4 per room – $65.00 CAD per night/per person

To reserve your spot please contact: Alicia Del Fuoco at: alicia_delfuoco9@hotmail.com

Register on the 2013 World Cup website at: 2013 Turtle Island Festival of Lacrosse

About the Venue

The Civic Recreation Complex is Durham Region’s most diverse recreation facility and a premier sporting destination. Renovated and expanded in 2011, this facility features 5 outdoor fields (2 with artificial turf), a full-size indoor field-house, indoor and outdoor tracks, swimming pool, fitness centre, indoor tennis, badminton and squash courts. A newly opened playground is also on site.
There is an operating concession in the summer months inside the Civic Stadium. The facility has computer stations for public use and an ATM on the premises.
Learn more at: City Recreation Complex

About Oshawa

Whether you’re visiting for a few hours or a few days, Oshawa is a community filled with entertainment, national historic sites, top-rated restaurants, a mix of local and brand name shopping and of coarse, plenty of green space!

Oshawa is proudly home to a variety of must-see attractions and activities including…

For the outdoor enthusiast:

Shopping Districts:

  • The Oshawa Centre – the largest and busiest shopping centre in Durham Region, is home to more than 200 establishments that include retail, food and a variety of services – @OshawaCentre
  • Downtown Oshawa – Boasts a variety of unique local retail establishments and outstanding restaurants. Annual events in the Downtown core include the Original Downtown Sidewalk Sale, the Festival of Murals and the AutoFest Kick-Off – @OshawaDowntown

Retail Centres - Oshawa is home to a variety of shopping districts including the Harmony/Taunton Shopping Centre and the Stevenson Road Smart Centre
Learn more at: About Oshawa

About the CLA

The Canadian Lacrosse Association – CLA (French: l’Association canadienne de crosse), founded in 1867, is the governing body of lacrosse in Canada. It conducts national junior and senior championship tournaments for men and women in both field and box lacrosse. The CLA is comprised of over a dozen regional bodies and participates in all Federation of International Lacrosse world championship events.
CLA: www.lacrosse.ca/

About the FIL

The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) is the international governing body for men’s and women’s lacrosse. The FIL currently has 45 member nations and sanctions five World Championships (women’s and men’s field, women’s and men’s U19 field and men’s indoor.) The FIL is responsible for the governance and integrity of all forms of lacrosse and provides responsive and effective leadership to support the sports’ development throughout the world.

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