Girls programming

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All Calgary Field programs are designed and developed by ELEV8 Lacrosse.  The dynamic programs aim to maximize development of players of all ages and skill levels. Throughout the summer, ELEV8’s coaching staff will teach a hybrid model of field lacrosse along with fundamentals, skills, strategies, and techniques, enabling young players to progress in an expedited fashion and develop into better athletes, players, competitors and citizens.  

Practice groups are co-ed for players aged 4 to 8 and will require boys’ equipment to participate, while gender specific programming is available for players aged 9 to 19. 

REGISTER

Novice GIrls Field Lacrosse

AGE:  Novice | 9 and 10 years old 

DATE:  July 3 – August 27, 2017

PRACTICE: Monday and Wednesday

Note: Schedule is subject to change on based on enrollment numbers

 

Deadline Extended! Sign up before May 22, 2017 and save!  

  • Regular Price - $ 450 | Late Registration Price $550

Program Description 

Calgary Field programs, designed and developed by ELEV8 Lacrosse, promote development of players from any team that wish to learn, improve and maintain lacrosse skills during the summer season and enjoy having fun with friends while playing the game of field lacrosse.

Calgary Field is perfect for

  • Players that are new to the game and want a lacrosse experience
  • Players looking for more lacrosse training to prepare for upcoming seasons
  • Former Novice players looking to elevate their game

Calgary Field players will be placed into practice groups which are organized and reviewed by ELEV8 Lacrosse and primarily structured by age, experience, skill and athleticism. ELEV8 Lacrosse will evaluate talent, ability, athleticism, effort and place players in the appropriate practice groups. There may be movement between practice groups throughout the summer based on effort and skill shown by players at the full discretion of ELEV8’s professional coaching staff.

Season Organization

The Calgary Field season takes place outdoors at Optimist Athletic Park during July and August.

Intersquad Games

Season registration includes intersquad games designed to teach Novice to U19 players to compete in a structured, safe, and fun environment to prepare for optional Field Day competitions.  ELEV8 coaching staff are on the field providing position specific training that address the intricacies of each position and increases players’ overall lacrosse IQ.

Field Days

Optional Field days focus on enjoying competition offered through tournament play. A separate registration for field days secures your spot on a team.  Field days are open to all Calgary Field Novice to U19 registered players during select weekends in July and August, regardless of playing experience. Teams are entered based on registration interest for each event with competitive equality as priority.

Players will learn

  • Proper stick mechanics for throwing and catching
  • Groundballs: the approach and maintaining possession
  • Shooting: technical breakdown 
  • Defensive footwork and positioning
  • Understanding game situations on offense, defense and in transition
  • Goalies: Form, body positioning, angles, quickness and technique
  • Confidence and Sportsmanship

Players should bring

  • Their own stick, goggles, and cleats
  • Sunscreen, bug spray and water bottle

REGISTER

Peewee GIrls Field Lacrosse

AGE:  Peewee | 11 to 12 years old 

DATE:  July 3 – August 27, 2017

PRACTICE: Monday and Wednesday

Note: Schedule is subject to change on based on enrollment numbers

 

Deadline Extended! Sign up before May 22, 2017 and save!  

  • Regular Price - $ 450 | Late Registration Price $550

 

Program Description 

Calgary Field programs, designed and developed by ELEV8 Lacrosse, promote development of players from any team that wish to learn, improve and maintain lacrosse skills during the summer season and enjoy having fun with friends while playing the game of field lacrosse.

Calgary Field is perfect for

  • Players that are new to the game and want a lacrosse experience
  • Players looking for more lacrosse training to prepare for upcoming seasons
  • Former Novice players looking to elevate their game

Calgary Field players will be placed into practice groups which are organized and reviewed by ELEV8 Lacrosse and primarily structured by age, experience, skill and athleticism. ELEV8 Lacrosse will evaluate talent, ability, athleticism, effort and place players in the appropriate practice groups. There may be movement between practice groups throughout the summer based on effort and skill shown by players at the full discretion of ELEV8’s professional coaching staff.

Season Organization

The Calgary Field season takes place outdoors at Optimist Athletic Park during July and August.

Intersquad Games

Season registration includes intersquad games designed to teach Novice to U19 players to compete in a structured, safe, and fun environment to prepare for optional Field Day competitions.  ELEV8 coaching staff are on the field providing position specific training that address the intricacies of each position and increases players’ overall lacrosse IQ.

Field Days

Optional Field days focus on enjoying competition offered through tournament play. A separate registration for field days secures your spot on a team.  Field days are open to all Calgary Field Novice to U19 registered players during select weekends in July and August, regardless of playing experience. Teams are entered based on registration interest for each event with competitive equality as priority.

Players will learn

  • Proper stick mechanics for throwing and catching
  • Groundballs: the approach and maintaining possession
  • Shooting: technical breakdown 
  • Defensive footwork and positioning
  • Understanding game situations on offense, defense and in transition
  • Goalies: Form, body positioning, angles, quickness and technique
  • Confidence and Sportsmanship

Players should bring

  • Their own stick, goggles, and cleats
  • Sunscreen, bug spray and water bottle

 

REGISTER

Bantam Girls Field Lacrosse

AGE:  Bantam | 13 to 14 years old 

DATE:  July 3 – August 27, 2017

PRACTICE: Monday and Wednesday

Note: Schedule is subject to change on based on enrollment numbers

 

Deadline Extended Sign up before May 22, 2017 and save!  

  • Regular Price - $ 450 | Late Registration Price $550

 

Program Description 

Calgary Field programs, designed and developed by ELEV8 Lacrosse, promote development of players from any team that wish to learn, improve and maintain lacrosse skills during the summer season and enjoy having fun with friends while playing the game of field lacrosse.

Calgary Field is perfect for

  • Players that are new to the game and want a lacrosse experience
  • Players looking for more lacrosse training to prepare for upcoming seasons
  • Former Peewee players looking to elevate their game

Calgary Field players will be placed into practice groups which are organized and reviewed by ELEV8 Lacrosse and primarily structured by age, experience, skill and athleticism. ELEV8 Lacrosse will evaluate talent, ability, athleticism, effort and place players in the appropriate practice groups. There may be movement between practice groups throughout the summer based on effort and skill shown by players at the full discretion of ELEV8’s professional coaching staff.

 

Season Organization

The Calgary Field season takes place outdoors at Optimist Athletic Park during July and August.

Intersquad Games

Season registration includes intersquad games designed to teach Novice to U19 players to compete in a structured, safe, and fun environment to prepare for optional Field Day competitions.  ELEV8 coaching staff are on the field providing position specific training that address the intricacies of each position and increases players’ overall lacrosse IQ.

Field Days

Optional Field days focus on enjoying competition offered through tournament play. A separate registration for field days secures your spot on a team.  Field days are open to all Calgary Field Novice to U19 registered players during select weekends in July and August, regardless of playing experience. Teams are entered based on registration interest for each event with competitive equality as priority.

 

Players will learn

  • Proper stick mechanics for throwing and catching
  • Groundballs: the approach and maintaining possession
  • Shooting: technical breakdown 
  • Defensive footwork and positioning
  • Understanding game situations on offense, defense and in transition
  • Goalies: Form, body positioning, angles, quickness and technique
  • Confidence and Sportsmanship

Players should bring

  • Their own stick, goggles, and cleats
  • Sunscreen, bug spray and water bottle

REGISTER

Midget Girls Field Lacrosse

AGE:  Midget | 15 to 16 years old 

DATE:  July 3 – August 27, 2017

PRACTICE: Monday and Wednesday

 

Note: Schedule is subject to change on based on enrollment numbers

 

Deadline Extended Sign up before May 22, 2017 and save!  

  • Regular Price - $ 450 | Late Registration Price $550

 

Program Description 

Calgary Field programs, designed and developed by ELEV8 Lacrosse, promote development of players from any team that wish to learn, improve and maintain lacrosse skills during the summer season and enjoy playing the game of field lacrosse.

Calgary Field is perfect for

  • Players that are new to the game and want a lacrosse experience
  • Players looking for more lacrosse training to prepare for upcoming seasons
  • Former Bantam players looking to elevate their game

Calgary Field players will be placed into practice groups, that are organized and reviewed by ELEV8 Lacrosse and primarily structured  by age, experience, skill and athleticism. ELEV8 Lacrosse will evaluate talent, ability, athleticism, effort and place players in the appropriate practice groups. There may be movement between practice groups throughout the summer based on effort and skill shown by players at the full discretion of ELEV8’s professional coaching staff.

Season Organization

The Calgary Field season takes place outdoors at Optimist Athletic Park during July and August.

Intersquad Games

Season registration includes in-house intersquad games designed to teach Novice to U19 players to compete in a structured, safe, and fun environment to prepare for optional Field Day competitions.  ELEV8 coaching staff are on the field providing position specific training that address the intricacies of each position and increases players’ overall lacrosse IQ.

Field Days

Optional Field days focus on enjoying competition offered through tournament play. A separate registration for field days secures your spot on a team.  Field days are open to all Calgary Field Novice to U19 registered players during select weekends in July and August, regardless of playing experience. Teams are entered based on registration interest for each event with competitive equality as priority.

Players will learn

  • Fundamental stick work mechanics for throwing and catching
  • Skills for groundballs, the approach, the battle and maintaining possession
  • Review technical breakdown of shooting
  • Defensive footwork and positioning
  • Skills for fast breaks and unsettled situations
  • Transition skills and possession
  • Understanding game situations on offense, defense and in transition
  • Goalies: Form, body positioning, angles, quickness and technique
  • Confidence, leadership and sportsmanship

Players should bring

  • Their own stick, goggles, and cleats
  • Sunscreen, bug spray and water bottle

 

REGISTER

U19 Girls Field Lacrosse

AGE:  U19 | 17 to 19 years old 

DATE:  July 3 – August 28, 2017

PRACTICE: Monday and Wednesday

Note: Schedule is subject to change on based on enrollment numbers

 

Deadline Extended! Sign up before May 22, 2017 and save!  

  • Regular Price - $ 450 | Late Registration Price $550

 

Program Description 

Calgary Field programs, designed and developed by ELEV8 Lacrosse, promote development of players from any team that wish to learn, improve and maintain lacrosse skills during the summer season and enjoy playing the game of field lacrosse.

Calgary Field is perfect for

  • Players looking for more lacrosse training to prepare for upcoming seasons
  • Former Midget players looking to elevate their game

Calgary Field players will be placed into practice groups, that are organized and reviewed by ELEV8 Lacrosse and primarily structured  by age, experience, skill and athleticism. ELEV8 Lacrosse will evaluate talent, ability, athleticism, effort and place players in the appropriate practice groups. There may be movement between practice groups throughout the summer based on effort and skill shown by players at the full discretion of ELEV8’s professional coaching staff.

Season Organization

The Calgary Field season takes place outdoors at Optimist Athletic Park during July and August.

Intersquad Games

Season registration includes in-house intersquad games designed to teach Novice to U19 players to compete in a structured, safe, and fun environment to prepare for optional Field Day competitions.  ELEV8 coaching staff are on the field providing position specific training that address the intricacies of each position and increases players’ overall lacrosse IQ.

Field Days

Optional Field days focus on enjoying competition offered through tournament play. A separate registration for field days secures your spot on a team.  Field days are open to all Calgary Field Novice to U19 registered players during select weekends in July and August, regardless of playing experience. Teams are entered based on registration interest for each event with competitive equality as priority.

Players will learn

  • Fundamental stick work mechanics for throwing and catching
  • Skills for groundballs, the approach, the battle and maintaining possession
  • Review technical breakdown of shooting
  • Defensive footwork and positioning
  • Skills for fast breaks and unsettled situations
  • Transition skills and possession
  • Understanding game situations on offense, defense and in transition
  • Goalies: Form, body positioning, angles, quickness and technique
  • Confidence, leadership and sportsmanship

Players should bring

  • Their own stick, goggles, and cleats
  • Sunscreen, bug spray and water bottle

Learn from the Pros

ELEV8 Coaches fall under the following experience levels: NLL, MLL, FIL, NCAA, NCAA Committed. Our coaches are some of the most decorated players in the world winning World Championships, NLL Championships, MLL Championships, NCAA Championships, and Minto Cups.

flexible schedules

Calgary Field is designed to allow lacrosse players to experience the full benefit of a season of practices while having the flexibility of attending games that work with their summer schedule.

Stronger engagement

Under the guidance of ELEV8 Lacrosse all practices include instruction of fundamental skills in a focused, clear, organized and productive manner and reinforces a consistent approach across the entire club.

team apparel

High quality, custom design uniforms develops an recognizable, touted, inclusive and positive club culture.

intersquad games

Novice to U19 players participate in intersquad games to raise players' lacrosse IQ, instill confidence and improve performance.

fun!

We have awesome competitions and other fun games and activties through out the summer!

location information

Optimist Athletic Park

5020 26 Avenue SW

Calgary, Alberta

Field 1 and Field 2