Posts tagged "lacrosse"

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What Return to Play Looks Like Today: A Conversation with LaxManiax, All in Athletics, and Junior Comet Sports

Our NextUp Town Hall series aims to connect, inform and inspire youth sports organizers all across the country. In this installment, we’ve built upon the hundreds of conversations we’ve had in the past five month with organizers who are dealing with the new normal—playing during…

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Recapping NextUp: Return to Play – Day 2

As we navigate returning to play after months of a forced pause on youth and local sports, LeagueApps is here to help you come up with your own return to play plan. We hosted NextUp: Return to Play, a three-day virtual conference featuring speakers on…

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Recapping NextUp: Return to Play – Day 1

As we return to play after months of sheltering at home, athletes and their families will need to adjust to a new normal. The youth sports experience will play a critical role in our nation’s physical, social, and cultural recovery, which is why we’ve been…

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NextUp Town Hall: Youth And Local Lacrosse In The Wake Of COVID-19

As multiple states begin reopening, players and parents are naturally wondering when youth sports will resume. The answer is a complicated one—informed not just by government decisions, but by how comfortable people are getting back on the field.    To dig into this, we gathered…

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Play it Forward: Recapping Episode Six with ADVNC Lacrosse’s Tyler Kreitz

We launched the Play It Forward podcast to highlight leading youth and local sports leaders across the country. In this episode, we welcomed Tyler Kreitz to the program to discuss diversity and what it will take to truly expand the lacrosse playing field.    Kreitz…

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How Private Lessons Have Fueled All Lax’s Early Success

Alex Marino did not start playing competitive lacrosse until high school, mostly because her hometown of Freehold, New Jersey offered little-to-no exposure to the sport for young girls. “We had next to nothing when it came to training, nutrition advice and skill work,” she says….

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LeagueApps Pro Athlete Investors Share Lessons from Their Fathers

One father told his son that he didn’t expect to see him live to the ripe old age of eighteen. One dad prepped his son to be ready to market himself. Another was more impressed with the dynamics of the helicopter than the actual ride….

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LaxCon 2018 Kicks Off Season With a Focus on Developing Leadership at all Levels

Professional development and individual leadership growth was a major focus. Over 7,100 participants and 200 plus speakers convened at the Baltimore Convention Center, making this the largest LaxCon yet.  This year’s event focused heavily on developing leadership throughout the entire program, from athlete to coach to…

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How 5 of New Jersey’s Top Sports Brands Influenced The State’s Industry

There are over 2,300 sports organizations in the state of New Jersey. With all those options, you have to be able to show a parent or athlete what separates your programs from others. One way to do that is to find a way you can influence your…

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LeagueApps Lax Partners Well Represented at Long Island Lax Fest

Over the years, the LI Lax Fest has grown into one of the largest tournaments in the nation. Teams from all regions of North America come to play in a festive and competitive atmosphere over the course of two days. It’s hosted every year by…