Players provide their own lacrosse gear (stick, helmet, gloves, shoulder pads, elbow pads, cup and mouth guard). OurEquipment Guide is a great resource on where and what to buy (or rent) if you're new to lacrosse.
Registration usually begins 1-2 months before each season starts.
From early-September to mid-October
Practices mid-week, games on Sundays
Weeknights in Fort Collins
Fall session - from early November to mid-December
Winter session - from early January to mid-February
From mid-March to late May (competitive teams may start earlier)
Practices 2-3x times/week, games on Saturdays (and an occasional Sunday)
From early June to mid-August
3x lacrosse Monday evenings in Fort Collins
We offer inexpensive beginner programs several times a year for K-8 boys who want to try lacrosse for the first time.
Our Gear Garage is intended for players new to the game who want to try out lacrosse without having to buy equipment, as well as players with financial difficulty in purchasing equipment. Click here for info.
If you're interested in using individual fundraising to help pay for your player's registration fees, we have several popular options:
King Soopers cards - earn 5% cash back from shopping at King Soopers. Click here for info.
GoFundMe - earn donations from friends and family. Click here for info.
Sponsorships - earn 30% credit for every sponsorship dollar you bring in to the program. Click here for info.
Fort Collins Youth Lacrosse offers a limited number of need-based scholarships each season to support K-8 players who otherwise would not have the opportunity to play lacrosse. Click here for more info.
We welcome anyone who is interested in helping support the program. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in helping out in any of the following ways:
Board of Directors - help guide the program
Committee members - help with marketing, fundraising, uniforms/apparel, team pictures, etc
Team parents - help with team communications, snacks/drinks, tailgates, etc
Coaches - we're always looking to add outstanding, new coaches to our program
We welcome sponsorships and donations. We are a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Please see ourSponsor Us! page for more info.