PHILADELPHIA, August 7, 2018 – The National Lacrosse League (NLL), the largest men’s professional indoor lacrosse league in North America, announces expanded offerings with exclusive events to its combine series.
On October 6th and 7th, the league will hold an invite only National Lacrosse League Elite Players Training Camp. The training camp is for U.S. based players who have exhibited their excellence and aspiration to play in the National Lacrosse League. The two-day event will focus on improving both the player’s skill and knowledge of the box game as NLL coaches conduct on-floor and video sessions. Former and current USA NLL players are expected to be in attendance to assist with the training event. Selected players will receive an invitation via email.
As the NLL continues to expand, the demand for more American box lacrosse stars will continue to grow. This camp will welcome the opportunity for the best of the best to build relationships with other elite players and get to know what is happening behind the scenes at the NLL.
The Philadelphia combine on September 9th and invite only training camp on October 6th, will not only shine a spotlight on the NLL and allow professional box lacrosse hopefuls to test their abilities, but also will include an opportunity for NCAA coaches from Division I, Division II and Division III schools to attend the combine. College coaches will observe NLL coaches on the turf in a professionally-run box lacrosse practice and study coaching strategies in a game. Additionally, there will be a Q&A session with NLL executives including Commissioner, Nick Sakiewicz and Vice President of Lacrosse Operations, Brian Lemon. This will certainly be an event for NCAA coaches to learn how to successfully develop box lacrosse skills.
Location: Wings Training Center, Voorhees, NJ – 601 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees Township, NJ 08043
Date: September 9th, 2018
To register and reserve your spot at the Coaches Events at the NLL Philadelphia Combine on September 9, 2018, or October 6, 2018 please click here.
*The National Lacrosse League Elite Players Training Camp is invite only and only select players will receive an invitation.
Updated NLL Combine dates are below:
- Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, CA – August 11, 2018
- Langley Events Centre, Langley, BC – September 8, 2018
- Wings Training Center, Voorhees, NJ, September 9, 2018
- Combine & coaching event
- Toronto Rock Athletic Center, Oakville, ON – September 15, 2018
- Wings Training Center, Voorhees, NJ, October 6, 2018
- Elite Players Training Camp & coaching event
About the National Lacrosse League
The National Lacrosse League (NLL) is North America’s premier professional indoor lacrosse league. Founded in 1986, the NLL ranks third in average attendance for pro indoor sports worldwide, behind only the NHL and NBA. The League is comprised of 11 franchises across the United States and Canada: Buffalo Bandits, Calgary Roughnecks, Colorado Mammoth, Georgia Swarm, New England Black Wolves, Philadelphia Wings, Rochester Knighthawks, San Diego Seals, Saskatchewan Rush, Toronto Rock and Vancouver ‘18. The 2017-18 NLL season, commemorating the League’s 32nd year, concluded June 9th with the Saskatchewan Rush being crowned champions. For more information, visit NLL.com and find the NLL on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.