What's Happening in BC Lacrosse?

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  • In Memoriam: It is with great sadness that we share in the loss of Hall of Fame goaltender Don Hamilton. Don passed away Monday June 7, 2021 at home. Our thoughts are with the Hamilton family and friends.

  • BCLA Registrars Sign-Inclick here

  • Box On-Line Official Game Report - coming soon
  • BCLA Memorandum Return to Lacrosse Restart Plan 2.0 (posted June 4) - click here
  • BCLA President's Message 2021June02 re: Lacrosse Activities Update - BC Restart 2.0 - click here
  • viaSport BC Return to Sport Restart 2.0 Chart (posted June 1) - click here
    viaSport Frequently Asked Question
    (posted June 1) - click here

    viaSport BC Return to Sport Restart 2.0 Webinar on June 1 re: webinar recording - click here
  • Lacrosse Canada
    2021 U19 Jenny Kyle Cup & Presidents Cup National Championships Cancelled - click here
    2021 Minto Cup National Championship Cancelled - click here
    2021 Mann Cup National Championship
     Cancelled - click here
    2021 National Championship Update - Nine Nationals Cancelled - click here
    Dean McLeod Named Lacrosse Canada's 2021 Lester B. Pearson Award Recipient - click here
  • Female Official, Umpire and Coach Development Initiatives Guidelines and Reimbursement Form - click here
  • Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame Announces 2021 Inductees - click here  
  • Western Lacrosse Association Cancels 2021 season due to COVID-19 - click here 
  • World Lacrosse Introduces World Lacrosse Sixes - media release and view video 
  • I-SPARC Honours Regional Recipients of the Premier's Awards for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport - Vancouver Island Recipients - Vancouver Coastal Recipients - Interior Recipients
  • Lacrosse Canada released the Long Term Athlete Development Final Report on Age Recommendations for Box Lacrosse (posted Apr. 16/20) - click here
    2021 Lacrosse Canada's National Events and Timelines 
    (posted Feb 19/20) - click here
    022 Canadian Women's Field Lacrosse Team Players, Assistant Coach & Staff applications - click here
  • 2021 BCLA Annual General Meeting and Special Session Timelines - click here
  • Lacrosse Canada's 2021 National Championships Update 2021Jan22 - Press Release
    Lacrosse Canada's Respect in Lacrosse Video Series
     - click here
    viaSport Amateur Sport League Fund application information - click here
    Check out new Canadian Tire Jumpstart Local Sport Relief Funding
    - click here
    BCLA President's Message 2021May25 re: UPDATE Province-wide Restrictions & Lacrosse Activities - BC Restart 2.0 - click here
    BCLA President's Message 2021May20 re: UPDATE Province-wide Restrictions & Lacrosse Activities -
    click here
    BCLA President's Message 2021May07 re: UPDATE Province-wide Restrictions & Lacrosse Activities - click here
    BCLA President's Message 2021Mar19 re: REMINDER & UPDATE Province-wide Restrictions & Lacrosse Activities - click here
    BCLA President's Message 2021Feb11 re: UPDATE Province-wide Restrictions & Lacrosse Activities - click here
    BCLA President's Message 2021Jan05 re: UPDATE Province-wide Restrictions & Lacrosse Activities - click here
    viaSport Travel Reminders for Spring Sports re: April 2021 Update - click here
    viaSport Return to Sport Update 2021Mar15 re: Adult Sport Update - click here
    viaSport BC Updates for Amateur Sport 2021Mar12
    click here

    viaSport Return to Sport Update 2021Feb26 re: Sport Sector Leaders Update - click here
    viaSport BC Newsletter June 2021 - click here
    viaSport BC Updates for Amateur Sport 2021May14 - click here
    viaSport BC Newsletter April 2021 - click here

    viaSport BC Newsletter March 2021 Update - click here
    NEW Canada Summer Games Brand - click here
    Canada Summer Games Council seeking applications for volunteering on CSG Sport Committeeclick here
    Niagara 2022 Canada Summer Games New Dates Announced - click here
    2021 Canada Summer Games Coaches Announced - click here
  • Warriors-BCLA Lacrosse on the Move Travel Grant Program.  The BC Lacrosse Association would like to thank the Vancouver Warriors and the Canucks for Kids Fund for their generous support of the 2020 Warriors-BCLA Lacrosse on the Move Travel Grant Program.  This Fund provides support to Minor Box and Youth Field Lacrosse member teams traveling to provincial championships, and to Team BC athletes who face financial barriers.  Team Application   Athlete Application
    BCLA Female Official and Coach Development Initiatives - click here
    Lacrosse Canada On-Line Coaches Website - Drills, Practice Planners, Video's and more
    - click here 
    NCCP Information and Certification Pathways - click here
    Log on to On-Line Coach Certification Program - click here
    2021-2023 World Lacrosse Field Lacrosse Rulebook
    - click here (posted June 10, 2021)
    2019-2020 Lacrosse Canada Box Lacrosse Rulebook - click here (posted Mar 12/19)
    2018-19 FIL Women's Field Lacrosse Rulebook - click here
    BC Lacrosse Officials Rulebook Changes Summary - click here (posted Mar 13/19)
    Lacrosse Canada Launches New Name and Brand 
    (posted March 29, 2021)click here
    2021 Canadian Lacrosse National Events and Timelines (posted Feb 18/20) - click here
    Canadian Lacrosse Association Operations Manual
    (posted Aug 28/20) - click here
    Women's Field Lacrosse Approved Crosses and Pockets
    (posted Jan 20/20) - click here
    Updated CLA Technical Bulletins - click here
    2022 Canadian Women's Field Lacrosse Team Players, Assistant Coach & Staff applications - click here
    Team Canada announces the 32 athletes invited to the U21 Men's Field Lacrosse Evaluation Camp - for list, please click here.
    World Lacrosse confirmed the new dates for the 2022 Men's U21 Championships in Limerick, Ireland from Aug 10-20, 2022 - click here
    Updated Information regarding the Corona Virus from Canadian Sport Institute's Chief Medical Staff - click here.
    Coronavirus Information from Canadian Sport Institute's Chief Medical Officer - click here
    Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT) - click here
    Cardiac Screening in Athletes - click here.
    Foundry (formally Mind Check) - click here
    SportMedBC First Aid and Taping Courses - click here
    CCES Reminds Athletes that cannabis remains prohibited in sport - click here. 
    The U19 Worlds Lacrosse Foundation has been set up to carry on the legacy of this event and to help foster the growth of youth field lacrosse. Please visit the website for all of the details -www.u19worldlaxfoundation.com 
    BCLA Jack Crosby Endowment Fund.  For more information please - click here
    BCLA Bill McBain Endowment Fund.  For more information please - click here
    Aboriginal Cultural Relations Module.  This FREE interactive module is designed to educate sport and recreation leaders about important aspects of Aboriginal culture, and to provide best practices on how to incorporate this awareness into their programming.  Please click here
    BC Lacrosse Association Merit Awards.  The BCLA Board of Directors has retired and renamed the Art Daoust Box Lacrosse Award to the Les Wingrove Executive of the Year Award; the Dal Martin Award to Dr. Don "Doc" Hedges Trainer of the Year Award; and the Leon Hall Association of the Year Award to the Jack Crosby Association of the Year Award.  
  • KidSport BC Program Information
  • BC Ferries Sport Experience Program: Guidelines ยท On-Line Application  To assist in the costs of teams traveling, the BC Ferries Sport Experience Program has been developed to provide travel support to not-for-profit sport organizations. Eligible applicants may apply for up to 2 one-way passenger vouchers per eligible traveler. Through this exciting program, BC Ferries and ViaSport British Columbia will assist with ferry travel costs for athletes, coaches and team managers.