Fostering an inclusive lacrosse community
As a federally recognized 501(c)(3), Lax County, USA strives to break the barriers of entry* surrounding the game of lacrosse to foster a more inclusive and welcoming community for all. Through our programs, we will introduce the game of lacrosse in a safe and fun manner. We will provide fun, instructive, and positive environments for beginners through experienced players. Through our partnerships, we are able to help inner city youth find an interest in lacrosse and inspire more individuals to find a life long passion. With your help, we hope to make a difference in our communities and bring people together through the love of the sport.
*Breaking the barriers of entry (expense, availability to beginners, fear of incompetence, fear of contact) to the game of lacrosse to encourage the participation by everyone.
Expense: Speed & First Steps Lacrosse requires minimum equipment to get started
Availability to Beginners: Speed & First Steps Lacrosse are designed for beginner players to give lacrosse a try.
Fear of Incompetence: Speed & First Steps Lacrosse offers an environment where it is okay to make a mistake and playing with others of similar abilities helps eliminate fear.
Fear of Injury: Speed & First Steps Lacrosse are no contact which lessens the chance of injury. It allows individuals to focus on stick skills and fundamentals.