header_02

English Universities Trials

English Lacrosse are pleased to announce the dates for the English Universities Men’s Regional trials. The trials form part of the National talent pathway, that will initially see 5 regional teams (North East/Yorkshire, North West, Midlands, South East & South West) selected to compete against each one another at a tournament to be held in March, following this tournament, a 23 man squad will be selected to represent English Universities at the British National Lacrosse Championship in May.

To be considered, you must be eligible to play for the English National side as a passport holder through birthparents or grandparents born in UK or naturalised citizen.

The trial will cost £15 per trialist, to cover outlays including the facility costs, travel expenses of the coaches and selectors and administration fee’s. To register, you must complete the information box below and pay the £15 registration fee by Thursday 4th December.

All trials will take place on Sunday 7th December 2014

Regional: South West
Time: 1pm – 5pm
Address: University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY
Facility: Astro turf/3G
Appointed point of contact: Nik Roberts
Meeting location: TBC
Additional requirements: a numbered shirt or bib, drinks for your own consumption and appropriate footwear

Regional: South East
Time: Registration -11:30am – 4pm
Address: Richard Meyjes Rd, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7AD
Facility: Surrey Sports Park 
Appointed point of contact: Joe Burnett 
Additional requirements: a numbered shirt or bib, drinks for your own consumption and appropriate footwear

Regional: Midlands
Time: 12pm – 4pm
Address: Nottingham Trent University, Clifton campus, Nottingham, NG11 8NF
Facility: Grass pitch
Appointed point of contact: Dave Abini
Meeting point: Lee Westwood Sports Centre
Additional requirements: a numbered shirt or bib, drinks for your own consumption and appropriate footwear

Regional: North West
Time: 1pm – 5pm
Address: Timperley Lacrosse Club, Stockport Road, Timperley, Altrincham, WA15 7LU
Facility: Astro turf
Appointed point of contact: Doug Martin
Additional requirements: a numbered shirt or bib, drinks for your own consumption and appropriate footwear

Regional: North East/ Yorkshire: Yorkshire Trial
Time: 1pm – 5pm
Address: Leeds Beckett University, Headingley campus, Leeds, LS16 5LF
Facility: Astro pitch
Appointed point of contact: Martin Cragg/ Andrew Deane
Meeting point: Sport centre atrium
Additional requirements: a numbered shirt or bib, drinks for your own consumption and appropriate footwear

Regional: North East/ Yorkshire: North East (Newcastle) Trial
Time: 2.30pm – 6.30pm
Address: Newcastle University, Sports Centre, NE1 7RU
Facility: 3G pitch
Appointed point of contact: Dave Coldwell
Meeting point: sport centre
Additional requirements: a numbered shirt or bib, drinks for your own consumption and appropriate footwear