TECHNICAL SEsSIONS

We believe that fundamentals are at the core of the game. Our goal is to teach essential techniques through dedicated, individualized attention, healthy competition and energetic teaching. ELEV8 Lacrosse prides itself on creating a positive atmosphere in which players feel comfortable trying new techniques.

FACE-OFF TECHNICAL SESSIONS

ELEV8 TECHNICAL SESSIONS are designed for lacrosse players looking for a focused opportunity to develop face-off specific skills from the most decorated Canadian face-off specialist’s in the NLL, MLL, NCAA and FIL. Sessions are catered to players of all skill, age, and discipline (box or field lacrosse).  The highest level of face-off specific instruction available in Canada.

FACE-OFF FOCUS AND BENEFITS

To provide western Canada’s up and coming lacrosse players with the highest level of face-off specific instruction in Canada.

To educate Canadian players on mechanics, cadence, procedure, compete level, and ground balls.

To teach Box and Field lacrosse specific technique. 

To further develop the position in Western Canada.

What to Bring

FACE-OFF Equipment

  • Helmet
  • Stick
  • Gloves
  • Shorts
  • Running Shoes
  • Water Bottle

FACe-OFF INSTRUCTORS INCLUDE

  • Geoff Snider
    • 9 Years NLL, 9 Years MLL, Team Canada Player and U19 Coach
    • NLL All-Time Face-off Wins Leader (2,648)
    • NLL All-Time Leader in Career Face-off Percentage 73%
  • Bob Snider
    • Vancouver Warriors, Team Canada
    • Career Face-off Percentage 63%

Goaltender TECHNICAL SESSIONS

ELEV8 TECHNICAL SESSIONS are designed for lacrosse players looking for a focused opportunity to develop position-specific skills from specialists in the NLL, MLL, and NCAA. Sessions are catered to players of all skill, age, and box discipline. 

SESsION FOCUS AND BENEFITS

To provide western Canada’s up and coming lacrosse players with the highest level of position-specific instruction in Canada.

Ball tracking, hand speed, and hand-eye coordination drills. 

Agility and quickness that translate to a quicker ball reaction.

Cutting the angles off the shooter to allow a higher percentage saves.

What to Bring

Goalie Equipment

  • Stick
  • Helmet with Facemask
  • Throat Guard
  • Mouthguard
  • Arm & Chest Guard
  • Goaltender Gloves
  • Goaltender Pants
  • Leg Guards
  • Athletic Cup
  • Athletic apparel (shorts and t-shirt),
  • Indoor running shoes, and
  • Water bottle

PROGRAM DIRECTOR, FOUNDER & CEO

Geoff Snider, 9 Years NLL, 9 Years MLL, Team Canada Player and U19 Coach

NLL All-Time Face-off Wins Leader (2,648)

NLL All-Time Leader in Career Face-off Percentage 73%

GOALTENDER INSTRUCTORS INCLUDE

TECHNICAL SESSION DIRECTORS

Bob Snider, ELEV8 VP & Director of Player Development, NLL Vancouver Warriors

Adam Shute, Goaltender Director, NLL Saskatchewan Rush

ELEV8 Coaching Staff

Lyndon Bunion, NLL Vancouver Warriors

Kyle Burrell, Concordia University Wisconsin

Merrit Bailey, Seton Hill University

FACE-OFF TECH SESSION

 

AGES : 

10U | 9 to 10 yrs

12U | 11 to 12 yrs

14U | 13 to 14 yrs

16U | 15 to 16 yrs

19U | 17 to 21 yrs

 

TIME:

1:00 PM – 2:30PM

 

DATE:

TBD

 

COST:

$69.99 + GST

 

MAXIMUM 40 SPOTS AVAILABLE

 

REGISTRATION OPENS: 

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

location information

 

Calgary Soccer Centre

7000 – 48th Avenue SE

Calgary, Alberta

COVID-19 UPDATE

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.