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    What is Lacrosse?

    Lacrosse is considered to be one of the long settled executive summer sports in Canada. Slowly, the sport is gaining popularity in the United States. It has already been accepted at many east coast schools, and gradually spreading across the homeland. In almost 20 countries around the world, Lacrosse has been played.

    Difference Between Indoor and Box Lacrosse

    Box Lacrosse, which also called as boxla or boxcrosse is an indoor version of the game “outdoor field lacrosse. But, the major difference between both games is like night and day.

    The origins of Lacrosse

    To examine the history of lacrosse, one needs to start with America. The sport's origins can be traced to the Native American Indians, from whom it was adopted by the French and other European followers. These followers migrated north to Canada, where they helped sportthe grow. Today the sport enjoys popularity all over United States and throughout Europe.

    Sporting Gear for Lacrosse

    The sport of Lacrosse has never really caught on in the United States but it is quite popular in Europe. While it can be a fun way to spend your leisure time, there are dangers involved and injuries are quite common. The only way to reduce endanger of injury and avoid spending time in hospital is to carry the proper tools.

    Lacrosse

    Lacrosse is played in team, with a solid rubber ball and long handled racket which is called a crosse or lacrosse stick. A loose net is strung into its head, that allows the player to hold the ball. Offensively the aim is to use the lacrosse stick to catch, carry, and pass the ball to score by ultimately hurling the ball into an opponent's goal.


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