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ELEV8 and KidSport Calgary Partner




Calgary, AB, January 22, 2018 – Media Release – ELEV8 Lacrosse is proud to announce that it is coming together with KidSport Calgary & Area to give kids the opportunity to participate in grassroots lacrosse programs and participate in organized sports. The partnership agreement will see ELEV8 Lacrosse contribute to KidSport’s fundraising efforts through annual donations, fundraising events, and awareness initiatives.

“We appreciate and value and impact that organized sport has on young people and their direction in life.  Whether participating in team-based or individual organized sports, the impact on development in the areas of leadership, character, confidence, and teamwork is immeasurable.  ELEV8 Lacrosse is proud to partner with KidSport so all kids can have the opportunity to share in these opportunities to grow and develop as citizens in our communities, and most importantly pursue their passions while having fun.” Geoff Snider, Founder, and CEO of ELEV8 Lacrosse commented.

“We are excited to be able to bring this partnership with Geoff and ELEV8 Lacrosse to life”, noted Kevin Webster, Executive Director of KidSport Calgary & Area.  “Geoff and his team are true leaders in the sport of lacrosse and this partnership highlights that as they team up with us to ensure financial costs are not a barrier for local kids that need our support. Thank you ELEV8 for playing a critical role in growing the game as a leading community sport partner, ensuring KidSport has strong sport partnerships that allow us to continue building on the impact we have in our community.”

ELEV8 Lacrosse and KidSport Calgary & Area are pleased to launch this official partnership and hope to engage with communities to help student-athletes reach their fullest potential in both sports an education.

About KidSport

KidSport is a national non-profit organization that gets kids off the sidelines by removing the financial barriers that prevent youth from participating in organized sport.  KidSport Calgary & Area is proud to be one of the 178 provincial/territorial and community KidSport chapters committed to making it So ALL Kids Can Play!

About ELEV8 Lacrosse

ELEV8 Lacrosse is a Calgary based coaching organization founded by Geoff Snider in 2007.  ELEV8 is aimed to develop and provide the highest level of instruction for the growing sports of field and box lacrosse for Canadian student-athletes.  Since its inception, ELEV8 has broadened its scope to include grassroots implementation; CLASSROOM Lacrosse, Elite box lacrosse, Women’s Hybrid Elite Training, and Elite field lacrosse development, coaching mentorship, as well as NCAA recruiting and guidance for student-athletes and families.


For more information regarding ELEV8 Lacrosse, please contact:

ELEV8 Lacrosse

Phone: (403) 479-4307



June 9, 2020. ELEV8 Lacrosse is excited to resume all in-person program instruction. In alignment with the Alberta Government Relaunch - Stage 2 announcement on June 9, 2020 skills practice development and competition on city-owned sports fields and indoor venues will begin starting June 12, 2020. Accordingly, we are continually monitoring COVID-19 developments with the guidance of Alberta Health Services and the City of Calgary Officials. The safety of ELEV8 Lacrosse student-athletes, coaching staff, and families is paramount, and any future decisions involving instructional changes will be communicated electronically to registered members should the need arise. ELEV8 Summer Box Camp and additional programs are now open for registration.