ELITE VARSITY travel team

Elite program focus is to continue the development and education of student-athletes, while focusing on further elite development and education individuals and families on the NCAA recruiting process. Each student-athlete is educated on the necessary elite skills, theory, and expectations required in making the transition to a higher level of education and athletics.

ELEV8 provides the best possible elite development opportunity and collegiate exposure of any club team in Canada. In addition to the events our teams attend, High School Team members and their families have the opportunity to utilize ELEV8 staff to deepen their understanding of the collegiate recruiting process and have individual growth and recruiting paths identified and structured one on one.

ELEV8 Lacrosse implements an innovative curriculum designed and delivered by our leading-edge coaching staff who are some of the most decorated players in lacrosse history. This world class coaching staff are highly motivated to focus, guide, and mentor student-athletes to develop, compete, and strive to achieve their goals as student-athletes while encouraging accountability, leadership, and being exemplary citizens in the community.


  • Professional Coaching staff who have a deep understanding and experience reaching the most elite levels of lacrosse whom are respected mentors for young student-athletes.
  • Directors and Coaches have personal relationships with coaches at many NCAA schools across Division I, II, and III levels. Our Directors communicate at length with collegiate coaches throughout the year.
  • ELEV8 Programs and Travel Teams are highly regarded and have a solid reputation within the NCAA, NLL and MLL coaching network.
  • Innovative and proven training programs designed to enhance student-athletes’ lacrosse knowledge, fundamental skills and confidence to secure post-secondary and collegiate opportunities as student-athletes.
  • ELEV8 Lacrosse provides an opportunity to compete against the most elite club and high school teams throughout North America.
  • Optional High Performance sessions will take place in the most technologically advanced training environment in Canada with Olympic level guidance, instruction, and leadership.

TRAVEL team details






Age group is determined by the grade enrolled in for September 1, 2021


August 7 and 8, 2021


Opens June 25, 2021

Travel TEams INCLUDe

  • Professional Leading-Edge Innovative Field Lacrosse Coaching
  • Recruiting,  Academics, and Leadership Advice and Guidance
  • University Campus Tours and Recruiting Advice from University Coaches
  • Tournament Registration
  • Game Film and Edited Highlights for Recruiting, Teaching and Keepsake
  • Equipment and Supplies (practice fields, balls, etc.)
  • Airfare,  Hotel, Meals and Ground Transportation 
  • Student-Athlete Insurance
  • ELEV8 Custom Club Apparel
    • Custom Reversible Pinnie
    • Performance Shorts
    • Training Apparel
    • Hooded Sweatshirt or Jacket
    • Shooter Shirt
    • Socks
  • New Program Participants Receive
    • Club Gear Bags
    • Custom ELEV8 Gloves

program Director

  • Geoff Snider – Founder and CEO, ELEV8 Lacrosse
    • 9 Years NLL, 9 Years MLL, Team Canada Player and U19 Coach

past instructors include

  • Geoff Snider (9 Years NLL, 9 Years MLL, Team Canada Player and U19 Coach)
  • Bob Snider (Vancouver Warriors, Team Canada)
  • Curtis Dickson (Calgary Roughnecks, Team Canada)
  • Dan Taylor (Lehigh University, Calgary Roughnecks)
  • Wes Berg (San Diego Seals, Team Canada) 
  • Garrett McIntosh (San Diego Seals)
  • Tor Reindholdt (San Diego Seals)
  • Cameron Gardner (Bellarmine University ’15)
  • Tyler Davis (Lindenwood University’15)
  • Kyle Burrell (Concordia University Wisconsin)
  • Merritt Bailey (Seton Hill University ’18)
  • Dusten Peterson (Florida Southern College ’18)
  • Brett Craig (Seton Hill University ’19)

location information

On-Field Training

Calgary Soccer Centre

7000 – 48th Street SE

Outdoor Turf Fields

Calgary, Alberta


Optional Dryland Training


Markin MacPhail Centre

88 Olympic Road SW

Calgary, Alberta



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.