Taiwan Clinic a Huge Success

By | 2017-04-21T14:54:35+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Development|

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. [...]

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Kevin Dugan receives FIL Development Award

By | 2017-07-13T17:04:25+00:00 October 9th, 2015|Development|

(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 [...]

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FIL Clinics Held During Copa América

By | 2017-05-16T13:52:54+00:00 September 14th, 2015|Development|

Report submitted by FIL Clinicians: Rick Mercurio, Joanna Liganelli, Steve Arata and Tony Petillo (Mexico City, Mexico) Correspondence between Mexico and the FIL, to send a developmental contingent there, started soon after the completion of the World Games in Denver. José (Pepe) Luis Espinosa Nuñez had several correspondences with Tom [...]

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Teckla Jackson Wins 2015 FIL Development Award

By | 2017-05-15T15:04:42+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|Development, Women|

(Edinburgh, Scotland) On Saturday, August 1st, during the Closing Ceremonies of the 2015 FIL Rathbones U19 Women's World Lacrosse Championship, the Federation of International Lacrosse presented the 2015 FIL Development Award to Teckla Jackson. Congratulations to Teckla! Shelley Maher, FIL's Director of Women's Lacrosse made the award presentation: On behalf of [...]

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Taiwan 52nd Member of FIL

By | 2017-04-21T14:54:37+00:00 January 10th, 2015|Development, Regional News|

(TORONTO, ONTARIO) Chinese Taipei was granted membership as the 52nd country to join the Federation of International Lacrosse. The Taiwan Lacrosse Association (TWLA) focuses on the growth of lacrosse in the country and joins nine other Pacific rim members; Australia, New Zealand, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia. Tom Hayes, [...]

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FIL attends SportAccord IF Forum

By | 2017-04-21T14:54:37+00:00 November 16th, 2014|Development, FIL|

(Lausanne, Switzerland) Federation of International Lacrosse Director of Development, Tom Hayes, and Director of Finance, Ron Balls, were in attendance for the 8th annual IF Forum which took place in Lausanne, Switzerland from Monday, November 3rd through Wednesday, November 5th. […]

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