List of national lacrosse governing bodies

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This is a list of nations that are represented by lacrosse national governing bodies. This list indicates which countries have participated in the five international lacrosse competitions sponsored by the Federation of International Lacrosse, which oversees international lacrosse.[1]

Table key[edit]

WLC
World Lacrosse Championship
WILC
World Indoor Lacrosse Championship
WWC
Women's Lacrosse World Cup
M U-19
Men's Under-19 World Lacrosse Championships
W U-19
Women's Under-19 World Lacrosse Championships
Associate Member of the Federation of International Lacrosse

Federation of International Lacrosse members[edit]

Organizing body Country Established WLC WILC WWC M U-19 W U-19 Website
Argentina Lacrosse Association Argentina [2]
Australian Lacrosse Association Australia 2007 [3]
Austrian Lacrosse Association Austria 2005 [4]
Belgian Lacrosse Federation Belgium 2009 [5]
Bermuda Lacrosse Association Bermuda 2002 [6]
Bulgarian Lacrosse Federation Bulgaria 2006 [7]
Canadian Lacrosse Association Canada 1867 [8]
Chile Lacrosse Chile 2010 [9]
China Lacrosse Association China [10]
Colombia Lacrosse Association Colombia [11]
Costa Rica Lacrosse Sporting Association Costa Rica
Croatia Lacrosse Association Croatia [12]
Czech Lacrosse Union Czech Republic [13]
Danish Lacrosse Federation Denmark [14]
English Lacrosse Association England 1897 [15]
Estonian Lacrosse Estonia [16]
Finnish Lacrosse Association Finland 2001 [17]
France Lacrosse Association France 2008 [18]
German Lacrosse Association Germany 1994 [19]
Greece Lacrosse Association Greece [20]
Associación Manos Amigas Guatemala Guatemala [21]
Haitian Federation of Lacrosse Haiti [22]
Haudenosaunee Nationals Iroquois 2008 [23]
Hong Kong Lacrosse Association Hong Kong 1993 [24]
Hungarian Lacrosse Federation Hungary 2010 [25]
Ireland Lacrosse Republic of Ireland [26]
Iroquois Nationals Iroquois 1983 [27]
Israel Lacrosse Israel 2010 [28]
Italian Lacrosse Federation Italy [29]
Jamaica Lacrosse Association Jamaica [30]
Japanese Lacrosse Association Japan 1987 [31]
Kenya Lacrosse Association Kenya
Latvian Lacrosse Federation Latvia 2003 [32]
Luxembourg Lacrosse Federation Luxembourg 2016 [33]
Malaysia Lacrosse Association Malaysia
Mexico Lacrosse Federation Mexico [34]
Dutch Lacrosse Association Netherlands 2003 [35]
New Zealand Amateur Lacrosse Union New Zealand 2000 [36]
Norwegian Lacrosse Federation Norway 2007 [37]
Peru Lacrosse Peru
Philippines Lacrosse Association Philippines 2012 [38]
Polish Lacrosse Federation Poland 2011 [39]
Portuguese Lacrosse Association Portugal [40]
Puerto Rico Lacrosse Puerto Rico [41]
Qatar Lacrosse Association Qatar
Russian Lacrosse Russia [42]
Lacrosse Scotland Scotland 1926 [43]
Serbian Lacrosse Federation Serbia
Singapore Lacrosse Association Singapore 2012 [44]
Slovak Lacrosse Federation Slovakia 2003 [45]
Slovenia Lacrosse Association Slovenia [46]
Korea Lacrosse Association South Korea [47]
Spain Lacrosse Spain [48]
Sweden Lacrosse Sweden [49]
Swiss Lacrosse Switzerland [50]
Taiwan Lacrosse Association Taiwan [51]
Thailand Lacrosse Association Thailand 2010 [52]
Turkey Lacrosse Association Turkey 2009 [53]
Uganda Lacrosse Uganda 2010 [54]
US Lacrosse United States 1998 [55]
Welsh Lacrosse Association Wales [56]

Source: [57]

Independent national organizing bodies[edit]

Organizing body Country Website
Lacrosse Association of India India [58]

References[edit]

  • "World Championships". 2010 FIL World Lacrosse Championships. Archived from the original on 2010-02-20. Retrieved 2010-04-10.
  • "2007 World Indoor Lacrosse Championships". Inside Lacrosse. Archived from the original on February 17, 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-08.
  • "World Cup History at a Glance". Czech Women’s Lacrosse. Archived from the original on 2009-02-27. Retrieved 2009-02-25.
  • "2008 Under-19 World Lacrosse Championships". International Lacrosse Federation. Retrieved 2009-03-10.
  • "Trent University Athletics Announces 2007 U-19 World Field Lacrosse Championships to be hosted at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario". Trent University. July 19, 2005. Retrieved 2009-04-08.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Weaver, John (September 4, 2008). "Men's and women's international lacrosse groups merge". Baltimore Sun. Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  2. ^ "Argentina Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  3. ^ "Australian Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  4. ^ "Austrian Lacrosse Association" (in German). Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  5. ^ "Belgian Lacrosse Federation". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  6. ^ "Bermuda Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  7. ^ "Bulgarian Lacrosse Federation". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  8. ^ "Canadian Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  9. ^ "Chile Lacrosse" (in Spanish). Retrieved 20 December 2017.
  10. ^ "China Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  11. ^ "Colombia Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  12. ^ "Croatia Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  13. ^ "Czech Lacrosse Union" (in Czech). Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  14. ^ "Danish Lacrosse Federation". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  15. ^ "English Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  16. ^ "Estonian Lacrosse".
  17. ^ "Finnish Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  18. ^ "French Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  19. ^ "German Lacrosse Association" (in German). Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  20. ^ "Greece Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  21. ^ "AMA Guatemala". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  22. ^ "Haitian Federation of Lacrosse". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  23. ^ "Haudenosaunee Nationals". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  24. ^ "Hong Kong Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  25. ^ "Hungarian Lacrosse Federation". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  26. ^ "Ireland Lacrosse". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  27. ^ "Iroquois Nationals". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  28. ^ "Israel Lacrosse". Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  29. ^ "Italian Lacrosse Federation" (in Italian). Retrieved November 12, 2017.
  30. ^ "Jamaica Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 12, 2017.
  31. ^ "Japanese Lacrosse Association". Retrieved November 12, 2017.
  32. ^ "Latvian Lacrosse Federation". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  33. ^ "Luxembourg Lacrosse Federation". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  34. ^ "Mexico Lacrosse Federation".
  35. ^ "Dutch Lacrosse Association" (in Dutch). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  36. ^ "New Zealand Amateur Lacrosse Union". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  37. ^ "Norwegian Lacrosse" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  38. ^ "Philippines Lacrosse Association". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  39. ^ "Poland Lacrosse Federation" (in Polish). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  40. ^ "Portuguese Lacrosse Association" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  41. ^ "Puerto Rico Lacrosse". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  42. ^ "Russian Lacrosse". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  43. ^ "Lacrosse Scotland". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  44. ^ "Singapore Lacrosse Association". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  45. ^ "Slovak Lacrosse Association". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  46. ^ "Slovenia Lacrosse Association" (in Slovenian). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  47. ^ "Korea Lacrosse Association" (in Korean). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  48. ^ "Spain Lacrosse" (in Spanish). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  49. ^ "Sweden Lacrosse" (in Swedish). Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  50. ^ "Swiss Lacrosse Federation". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  51. ^ "Taiwan Lacrosse Association". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  52. ^ "Thailand Lacrosse Association". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  53. ^ "Turkey Lacrosse Association". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  54. ^ "Uganda Lacrosse". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  55. ^ "US Lacrosse". Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  56. ^ "Welsh Lacrosse Association".
  57. ^ "FIL Members". Federation of International Lacrosse. Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  58. ^ "Lacrosse Association of India". Retrieved November 12, 2017.