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The German Lacrosse Association is looking for a head coach and several assistant coaches for the German U19 men’s national team �” all positions are on a voluntary basis. The German U19 men’s national team will participate in the U19 men’s world cup in Turku, Finland, in August 2012. Until then several try-out-camps and practice-camps will take place. The full camp schedule will be announced in the next few weeks. However, the next try-out camp will be held in Hamburg on the 26th and the 27th of August.

Requirements for the coaching positions:

* Several years of coaching experience in men’s or juniors’ (U19) lacrosse
* Availability in August 2012 (exact tournament dates have not been announced, yet)
* Language requirements: German OR English native speaker; English fluent
* International lacrosse coaching experience would be desirable

Evaluation process:

I am the DLaxV Director of Men’s Lacrosse and therefore I am responsible for the appointment of the U19 men’s national team coaches. So, please, send your application to wolfram.greb@dlaxv.de. Your application should include your resume and a cover letter concerning the reasons why you want to become a coach for the German U19 men’s lacrosse national team. I will then evaluate all applications together with the general manager of the team, who I will announce in the next few days. After that I will invite the best applicants to telephone interviews. The coaches of the U19 men’s national team will be nominated based on the result of these interviews.

It would be great if the whole coaching staff would already be complete by the time the next camp takes place. However, as the time frame until the next camp is very short and as the decision is a very crucial and important one, we will definitely not rush any decisions.

Kind regards,

Wolfram Greb
DLaxV Director of Men’s Lacrosse

Who are we? SAINTS!

This is not just our cheer at the huddle, but also our philosophy. Our players and club representatives absolutely identify with the Marburg Saints Lacrosse Club. We play in the 1 division of West Germanys Lacrosse League and exist since 2004. In 2009 we founded our women´s and youth programme and have been astonishingly successful since then. We managed to boost the club from 20 to 100 club members formerly composing a men´s team and now also a women´s team, girl´s and boy´s under 16 teams as well as girl´s and boy´s under 14 teams. Now we are looking to improve our programme to compete for the championships. Therefore we are looking for a coach who is motivated to bring our programme and our game to the next level.

We offer:

  • A highly motivated and dedicated Lacrosse Programme with currently 90 members composing 6 teams (Women´s, Men´s, female Under 17, male U17, female U14 and male U14)
  • Great infrastructure (turf field with Men´s Lacrosse Lining and surrounding nets; field club house; all located within a sport park with 4 other fields, stadium with track)
  • Possibility to improve an entire Lacrosse Programme
  • Organisation of national wide and even international Lacrosse Camps to broaden your Coaching Experience
  • Contract of 1 year with the possibility to continue afterwards
  • Monthly salary of 400 €
  • 1 year contract with the possibility of 1 year option
  • Flight round trip (booked according to our conditions)
  • Expenses for visa application
  • Help finding a job (such as teaching English)
  • Help finding a place to live in one of Germany´s most beautiful cities
  • Encouragement to become a part of a German national team coaching staff

The coach should be:

  • Reliable and flexible
  • Have great dedication to the sport of Lacrosse
  • open minded
  • has the desire to improve and expand our Lacrosse programme
  • Coaching Experience
    • Several years experience
    • Preferably in Youth and Adult Programmes
    • Preferably knowledge of Men´s and Women´s Lacrosse (or at least the willingness to get familiar with Women´s Lacrosse)
    • Knowledge of all positions (Goalie, Defense and Offense)
    • Official Coaching License (desired but not necessarily required); willingness to receive a German Coaching License in the future
  • College Degree
    • Preferably in English/Teaching
    • Ability to speak German or willingness to learn German


Interested to be part of a great Lacrosse Adventure and writing German Lacrosse History? Then don´t hesitate to contact us under info@marburg-saints.com.

We are looking forward to your mail.

MARBURG SAINTS

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Following the invitation to the first national team tryout for the Box-LacrosseWorld Cup 2011 held in Prague, Czech.

Date

The date will be the 11th and 12th september, Saturday and Sunday. Most
of the players were free on this appointed days and the box ring is
booked for this weekend.

Training Times

With the agreement of Jordan and the conditions of the facility there
are those training times arranged.

Saturday (11th):
11:30 - 13:00
15:00 - 17:00
18:00 - 20:00

Sunday (12th):
9:00 - 10:30 Theory / Theorie

11:30 - 13:00
14:30 - 16:30

Costs

The Ring is booked fort he whole group and will cost 150€ plus tax.Those
costs would be subdevided through all players. The more we are, the less
it will cost. Due to a minimum amount of players the maximum costs will
be 8-10€ per person.

Accomodation

We try to keep this weekend as cheap as we can. So I will try to deliver
each player to a private accomodation to keep the costs reduced to a
minimum. If those accomodations don”t last I have reserved some places
in a hostel from saturday to sunday. Costs for this will be 22€. Of
course there is no problem if you want to organise a accomodation for
yourself.

Deadline

The Deadline for the registration will be the 31th Aug, cause I need to
sign the contract for the ring on the 1st of Sept. Does the camp not
take place due to less players I let you know this as fast as possible.

Anmeldung / Registration

Binding registrating please with an email to me including following
information:

Name / last name

Vorname / first name

Email

Position

Verein / Club

Unterkunft (Ja/Nein) / Accomodation needed (Yes/No)

Closing

Last demand: Please spread this information in your club. Not only
because we need some players for the camp to realise ist but also in the
interest to get a big assortment of skilled players.
Regards

Wolfgang Grießl

wolfi1986@gmx.de

The DSC Düsseldorf Antlers Lacrosse Program is inviting applications for the position of Coach/Player. This position is a minimum 12-month appointment with the possibility of annual renewal. Your main source of income will be working at a local language school gaining experience in education management. This is a great opportunity for recent graduates to gain experience internationally, learn a new language and to build your resume both as a teacher and as a coach.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Coaching/ player experience; University/College degree, required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Coaching

· Knowledge of the sport and ability to teach both fundamentals and advanced strategies of the game.

· Strong personality with good communication skills.

· Adaptable to new situations and willing to take on new challenges

· Open minded and highly motivated

Teaching

· Experience working in a professional setting preferably in a technical or financial industry (internship experience is acceptable)

· Experience leading groups of individuals

· Ability to prioritize and multi-task

· Proficiency in speaking in front of groups and effective presentation skills

· General knowledge of the English language

· Interest in teaching and gaining experience in an international setting

· TESOL/TEFL or equivalent certification

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The coach is responsible for all phases of the DSC women’s and/or men’s team. The main responsibility of the coach is to build on the already established program through organized practices. Other responsibilities include supporting the manager in the areas of administration and promotion. Such tasks include promotion and recruitment of new players, ordering new equipment and communicating with our financial department. We will also ask for your involvement in the development of the youth program when possible.

THE PROGRAM:

The Lacrosse Program of DSC is a member of the Bundesliga West which one of the four premiere leagues in Germany. The DSC Duesseldorf Antlers are part of Germany’s oldest hockey-club, the DSC, which was founded in 1899. The Program is one of the TOP 5 in Germany and includes men’s, women’s and youth teams.

DUESSELDORF:

The city is located in central Europe. It’s just a 3h car ride to the famous Europe cities Amsterdam, Berlin and Paris. Or just Plane ride away from Athens, London, Madrid, Prague and Rome. Duesseldorf is an international city where a lot of cultures are represented. It has a huge English speaking community, which is open minded and welcoming.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Applicants must submit a professional resume, cover letter, and a list of current references to:

Anna Sody
Coaching Relations
anna.sody@gmail.com
+49 160 6895 093

www.dsc-99.de

From there we will contact you for an interview and further discuss your qualifications. To secure the position as a teacher, it is necessary to meet and hold an interview with the language company in person.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Hello Laxers,

We held our little tournament in Stuttgart in 2008 for the first time, people had a blast in 2009, and of course, we’ll do it again in 2010. And just like last year we’ll have lots of Lacrosse, Pool, and Party waiting for you. The 2010 Stuttgart Lacrosse Festival is from Friday, 30 July to Sunday, 01. August 2010.

Tournament mode

Boys and girls love it alike. Every Men’s team will be assigned a Ladies’ team during the Friday night party. The combined team scores will represent the final game score. And of course, Men will play Men’s games, Ladies will play Ladies’ games. Check out the website for more information.

Players fee

We charge a players’ fee of 30 Euro per person. This includes breakfast on Saturday and Sunday morning, a nice and cozy sleeping spot in the gym, two parties, and Referees for the games.

If this sounds like a fun weekend to you, please send an email to anmeldung@laxfestival.de and let us know how many players you are and who is your main contact, so we can reserve a spot for your team.

See you in August
Stuttgart Lacrosse
www.laxfestival.de

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