What: Annual Senior Lacrosse Tournament
When: Wednesday 7 June - Sunday 11 June
Where: East Torrens Payneham Lacrosse Club 20 Turner Street, Felixstow SA 5070

1. Insurance

You must be covered by the ALA’s Player Insurance in order to participate in any training sessions for the Nationals tournament.

  • For NSW players, your insurance is included in your annual membership fee ($85). Membership fee can be paid on the website here.
  • For QLD players, in most cases your insurance is included in your club’s fees. If you play for UQLC, please transfer $35 to the QLA using your last name and first initial as a reference. Email Danielle for bank details.

2. ASADA Level 1 Anti-doping Course

This is a mandatory online course comprised of six modules and an assessment.  The course will take you approximately 70 minutes to complete. A certificate is issued upon completion of the final assessment – please send a copy of your certificate to performance.nswlacrosse@gmail.com.

Your ASADA Level 1 certificate does not have an expiry date - if you completed the course last year, please just resend your certificate.

3. Training

There are multiple opportunities for fitness and training.

A. Weekly training on Sundays

When: Sundays 1 PM - 3 PM
2nd April until 4th June
Where: Resevoir Fields (Centennial Park)

B. Fitness Training

When: Tuesdays 6-7pm
Where: Prince Alfred Park (Chalmers St, NR Central Station). 

4. Nationals Tournament Fee & Payment Plan

The total fee to participate in the Nationals Tournament as part of the East Coast All-Stars team is $550. All players are required to purchase their own flights to and from Adelaide (see schedule below to choose the most appropriate times).

This fee is broken down into the following payment milestones:
$100 - due 28 February - PAID
$225 - due 30 April
$225 - due 31 May

This fee includes:

  • Accommodation at YHA Adelaide (135 Waymouth St)
  • Continental breakfast each morning
  • Transportation
  • East Coast All-Stars uniform (to keep)
  • Tournament entry fees and dinner
  • Training weekend

Please make all payments to NSW Lacrosse.

5. Nationals Schedule

We don't have the full game schedule from the ALA yet, but both teams will play a total of 5 games over the 4 day tournament. We will update the below when we receive more information.

Wednesday, 7 June
1:00pm - Training session for men's and women's teams, location TBC
7:00ish - Team dinner, location TBC

Thursday, 8 June
TBA - Men's Game(s)
TBA - Women's Game(s)

Friday, 9 June
TBA - Men's Game(s)
TBA - Women's Game(s)

Saturday, 10 June
TBA - Men's Game(s)
TBA - Women's Game(s)
Evening - Team Dinner, location TBC

Sunday, 11 June
TBA - Men's Game(s)
TBA - Women's Game(s)
Evening - ALA National's Tournament Dinner, location TBC

**Keep in mind that Monday, 12 June is a public holiday in NSW**

6. Team Captains Announced

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected as captains for the 2017 East Coast All-Stars teams!

Alile Eldridge and Natasha Meyer

Jean Bronkhorst, Garry Isakiewicz, and Michael Wallis