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Schedule is set for inaugural Trashcan Lacrosse Experience today at FDR Park

Saturday, 25th May 2013

Categories Boy's/Men's, Girl's/Women's, High School, Youth, Re-Posted 5/24/13

NXTsports is proud to host the first-ever Trashcan Lacrosse Experience Saturday at FDR Park across from the South Philadelphia Sports Complex.

Trashcan Lacrosse is the wildly popular, fast-growing, two-on-two pickup version of lacrosse that allows athletes of all ages to play fast and play anywhere. The Trashcan Lacrosse Experience is completely free for all participants. NXT’s entire coaching staff will be on hand to teach Trashcan Lacrosse and compete against all comers.Trashcan

The Trashcan Lacrosse Experience will be a mix of open pickup games, some impromptu tournaments and competitions, and two formal tournaments to crown Kings of the Can. The TLE will run from 10am-2pm, and players are welcome to stay for all or part of the time. Young players will also have the opportunity to challenge pro players – such as Philadelphia Wings Assistant Captain Brett Manney – to a game of Trashcan.

In addition, Nike Lacrosse will be on hand with some amazing prizes and giveaways. Nike will be providing customized Elite socks to event participants (supplies permitting), Some Lucky Trashcan players will have the opportunity to test Nike Fuelbands during competition and compete to be crowned highest Highest Fuel Earner of the tournament. Nike will also be providing prizes for tournaments champions, including Nike Huarache cleats and Fuelbands.

Interested players should take a minute to pre-register for the TLE at By pre-registering you can handle the waiver process and all pre-registered players can skip the line and will gain immediate access on Saturday.

All you need to participate in the Trashcan Lacrosse Experience is a teammate, your stick, and your game. Will you be King of the Can?

The following is the full schedule of events.

The Trashcan Lacrosse Experience
Saturday, May 25, 10am-2pm
FDR Park, 1500 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia
Suggested Parking: The Novacare Lot on the north side of Pattison Avenue

10am: Trashcan Lacrosse Experience Gates Open
10-11:30am: Open play for all
11:30am: Tournament registration begins at Trashcan tent
12:00pm: Youth Tournament Begins (8th Grade and Under)
12:45pm: Youth Tournament Kings of the Can Crowned
1:00pm: Open Tournament Begins
1:45pm: Open Kings of the Can Crowned

Additional information about the Trashcan Lacrosse Experience can be found at, including pre-registration information, a field map/directions and a schedule of events.

Trashcan Lacrosse: Play Fast. Play Anywhere.


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