Lacrosse

Partners

  • US Lacrosse
  • National Wheelchair Lacrosse Association

What

It’s making its way to the East Coast by way of RVA!! Wheelchair Lacrosse is an exciting new sport for those seeking a little more of a challenge.

Basic Rules

  • Players are known as defensemen, middies, attacks and goalies
  • 7 Players on each side including goalies (2 defensemen, 2 midi, 2 attack, 1 goalie)
  • Each team must have 3 players in their defensive half and 2 in their offensive half
  • Standard sticks are to be used and range from 40-56 inches in total length. Goalies may use standard goalie heads. Defenseman only will be allowed to use sticks up to 56 inches in total length.
  • Only two defensive sticks on the court at any time.
  • Four 15 minute quarters. Each team gets two 45 second time-outs and two 15 second situation substitution time-outs per half

When

Session 1

Wednesdays 6-7:30pm
June 10 – August 12, 2015
(No July 1)

*Registration will open in January 2015

Important: You must have a Sportable Athlete Membership before you can register for our sports programs. Please visit our Membership page to sign up to become a Sportable member.

Where

Shooters Indoor Sportsplex
6140 Brad McNeer Pkwy
Midlothian, VA 23112

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Who

Individuals ages 13 and up with a physical disability* and an interest in the sport of lacrosse.

Please make sure that all athletes have filled out the Waiver & Release of Liability Form and the Medical Information Form. Both can be found in our Form Archives. Please turn in forms at first sport session.

For more information, please contact: info@sportable.org or 804. 340. 2991

*The majority of Sportable programs can be adapted for all levels of physical ability, including those individuals who are ambulatory or use a manual or power wheelchair. Sportable reserves the right to hold your registration and place you on a waiting list until we can determine if accommodations for your participation can be made.