ELEV8 rising travel team

The Rising program is designed to prepare student-athletes for the commitment to elite level lacrosse and elite team environments. Rising team members will be challenged to achieve excellence in the classroom, community, and on the playing field as students, peers, family members, athletes, and teammates. 

Our MLL, NLL, FIL, and  NCAA experienced coaching staff work to focus, guide, and motivate 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







August 7 and 8, 2021



Opens June 25, 2021

travel team includes

  • Professional leading-edge innovative field lacrosse coaching
  • Tournament Registration
  • Equipment & Supplies (practice fields, balls, etc.)
  • Ground Transportation at Tournament
  • Student-Athlete Insurance
  • ELEV8 Custom Club Apparel
    • Custom Reversible Pinnie
    • Performance Short
    • Training Apparel
    • Hooded Sweatshirt or Jacket
    • Shooter Shirt
  • 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 intructors include

  • Geoff Snider (9 Years NLL, 9 Years MLL, Team Canada Player and U19 Coach)
  • Bob Snider (NLL Vancouver Warriors, Team Canada)
  • Curtis Dickson (NLL Calgary Roughnecks, Team Canada)
  • Dan Taylor (Lehigh University, Calgary Roughnecks)
  • Wes Berg (NLL Calgary Roughnecks, Team Canada) 
  • Garrett McIntosh (NLL Vancouver Warriors)
  • Brett Craig (NLL Colorado Mammoth, Seton Hill University ’19)
  • Lyndon Bunio (NLL Vancouver Warriors)
  • Tor Reinhold (Limestone College, NLL San Diego Seals)
  • Cameron Gardner (Bellarmine University ’14)
  • Tyler Davis (Lindenwood University)
  • Adam Oscienny (Queens University of Charlotte ’16)
  • Kyle Burrell (Concordia University Wisconsin)
  • Merritt Bailey (Seton Hill University ’18)
  • Dusten Peterson (Florida Southern College ’18)
  • Marshall Gibson (Robert Morris University ’19)


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.