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2016 Manchester Challenge

May 14, 2016 @ 9:30 am - May 15, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

The Manchester Challenge is a junior participation event, which has been created in partnership with the Manchester City Council. The aim of the event is to encourage and develop playing opportunities for juniors, whilst building toward a lasting legacy for the 2018 FIL Men’s World Lacrosse Championships. The event will invite junior teams from all-over the country at the U11, U13 and U15  age groups and will also include a junior development tournament for beginners at the U8’s and U11’s age groups. The Manchester Challenge will also be run alongside the Senior National Club Championships.

Age Limits (Boys):
U12 – Players must be aged over 9yrs under 12yrs as at 1st September 2015
U14 – Players must be aged over 12yrs under 14yrs as at 1st September 2015
U16 – Players must be aged over 14yrs under 16yrs as at 1st September 2015

Age Limits (Girls):
U11 – Under the age of 11 on the 1st September 2015
U13 – Under the age of 13 on the 1st September 2015
U15 – Under the age of 15 on the 1st September 2015

Junior Teams will be required to register between 9:00am and 9:30am with games commencing at 10:00am

Saturday 14th May:
U12 and U16 Boys Tournament
U13 Girls Tournament

Sunday 15th May:
U14 Boys Tournament
U8/U10 Mixed Development Tournament
U11 and U15 Girls Tournament
Womens Match: Oxton v Bristol Bombers (2:00pm Draw)
Mens National Club Championship: Stockport v Spencer (2:00pm Face-off)

If you have any queries or need any further information please do not hesitate to contact Junior & Schools Secretary at jsnlacrosse@gmail.com.

There will be Lacrosse Vendors on site throughout the weekend located outside the club house. Vendors include;
Northern Soul Sportswear 
UK Lacrosse
Senior England Fundraising Team


May 14, 2016 @ 9:30 am
May 15, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
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English Lacrosse Association
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Broughton Park Rugby Club
2, Houghend Crescent, (just off the Mauldeth Road/Princess Parkway Jnc-by Hough End playing fields, Manchester , M21 7TL United Kingdom
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