Canadian Lacrosse Association

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Canadian Lacrosse Association
Canadian Lacrosse Association logo.png
SportLacrosse
JurisdictionNational
AbbreviationCLA
Founded1867
AffiliationFederation of International Lacrosse
HeadquartersOttawa, Ontario
PresidentMax Hunt
ChairmanJim Burke
SecretaryJim Calder
Men's coachRandy Mearns (National Team-Field)
Women's coachAlexis Venechanos (National Team-Field)
Official website
www.lacrosse.ca
Canada

The Canadian Lacrosse Association (CLA; French: l'Association canadienne de crosse), founded in 1867, is the governing body of lacrosse in Canada.[1] It conducts national junior and senior championship tournaments for men and women in both field and box lacrosse. National teams also participates in the World Indoor Lacrosse Championship and World Lacrosse Championship.

In a tax law dispute, the association had its status as a registered amateur athletic association stripped by the Canada Revenue Agency on June 7, 2010.[2]

Championships[edit]

Box
Field

Bodies[edit]

Leagues[edit]

Senior A[edit]

Senior B[edit]

Junior A[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History". Canadian Lacrosse Association. Retrieved 15 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Lacrosse association loses charity status". CBC Sports. June 7, 2010.

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