TORONTO, ONTARIO — The Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) is pleased to announce the appointment of Robin Howie of Stockport, England as the Chair of the Men’s Rules Committee. Robin begins this position immediately and will focus initially on preparing rule change proposals for the 2016 FIL General Assembly in Coquitlam, Canada, 4-5 July 2016.
Taipei City, Taiwan – Before we had arrived in Taiwan, it was apparent that the Taiwan Lacrosse Association (TWLA) was very well organized and functional. Every detail was thought out and every minute was planned well in advance. The hospitality of the TWLA, their administrative personnel, the players, their families, and friends was limitless.
(Toronto, Ontario) The 2016 FIL General Assembly will be held in association with the FIL Under 19 Men’s World Championship which is scheduled to take place over the period 7th -16th July 2016, in Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada.
(TORONTO, ONTARIO) Kevin Dugan, a longtime Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) development clinician, was presented with a 2015 FIL Development Award on September 27th, 2015, for his contributions to the growth of the sport worldwide. Making the presentation during halftime of the 2015 World Indoor Lacrosse Championship was FIL President, Stan Cockerton, and FIL’s Director of Development, Tom Hayes.
(TORONTO, ONTARIO) The Federation of International Lacrosse has granted full membership privileges to the Turkey Lacrosse Association (TLA). The TLA was founded to educate, develop and disseminate information about the sport of lacrosse in the Republic of Turkey.