For IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ELEV8 LACROSSE AND KIDSPORT CALGARY PARTNER SO ALL KIDS CAN PLAY!

Calgary, AB, January 23, 2018 – Media Release - ELEV8 Lacrosse is proud to announce that it is coming together with KidSport Calgary & Area to give local kids the opportunity to participate in grassroots lacrosse programs and participate in organized sports. The partnership agreement will see ELEV8 Lacrosse contribute to KidSport’s fundraising efforts through annual donations, fundraising events, and awareness initiatives.

 “We appreciate and value the impact that organized sport has on young people and their direction in life.  Whether participating in team-based or individual organized sports, the impact on development in the areas of leadership, character, confidence, and teamwork is immeasurable.  ELEV8 Lacrosse is proud to partner with KidSport so all kids can have the opportunity to share in these opportunities to grow and develop as citizens in our communities, and most importantly pursue their passions while having fun.” Geoff Snider, Founder and CEO of ELEV8 Lacrosse commented.

 “We are excited to be able to bring this partnership with ELEV8 Lacrosse to life”, noted Kevin Webster, Executive Director of KidSport Calgary & Area. “Geoff and his team are true leaders in the sport of lacrosse and this partnership highlights that as they team up with us to ensure financial costs are not a barrier for local kids that need our support. Thank you ELEV8 for playing a critical role in growing the game as a leading community sport partner, ensuring KidSport has strong sport partnerships that allow us to continue building on the impact we have in our community.”

ELEV8 Lacrosse and KidSport Calgary & Area are pleased to launch this official partnership and hope to engage with communities to help local kids reach their fullest potential in both sports and education.

About ELEV8 Lacrosse

ELEV8 Lacrosse is a Calgary based coaching organization founded by Geoff Snider in 2007. ELEV8 is aimed to develop and provide the highest level of instruction for the growing sports of field and box lacrosse for Canadian student-athletes. Since its inception, ELEV8 has broadened its scope to include grassroots implementation; CLASSROOM Lacrosse, Elite box lacrosse, Women’s Hybrid Elite Training, and Elite field lacrosse development, coaching mentorship, as well as NCAA recruiting and guidance for student-athletes and families.

 About KidSport

KidSport is a national non-profit organization that gets kids off the sidelines by removing the financial barriers that prevent youth from participating in organized sport. KidSport Calgary & Area is proud to be one of the 178 provincial/territorial and community KidSport chapters committed to making it So ALL Kids Can Play!

 For more information regarding ELEV8 Lacrosse, please contact:

ELEV8 Lacrosse

Phone: (403) 479-4307

Email: info@elev8lacrosse.com

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