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WHAT IS LACROSSE?

FAST FACTS

  • Lacrosse is the fastet sport on two feet.
  • Players must carry a stick to play. There are different types of sticks for each role.
  • Lacrosse is America's and Canada's first sport, which originated with the Iroquois and also referred as "The Creator's Game“.
  • There are significant differences between Men’s and Women’s games, including protection gear and rules.
  • Lacrosse is currently not only the fastest growing sport in the US, it's also expanding rapidly across Europe.
  • The game of lacrosse may have originated as early as 1100 AD, and became well established in Canada by the 17th century.
  • Scoring goals and prevent being scored are the main targets of the game. In the women's game it's more about agility, where the men can use body and stick checks to defend.
MEN'S LACROSSE
WOMEN'S LACROSSE

Who We are

Club

The Nuremberg Wizards are the lacrosse branch of the HGN.

Division

Our women and men teams play in Bavaria's first division of the German lacrosse federation DLAXV.

Team culture

We are always happy to invite new players who are searching for an exciting American sport and a friendly team culture. Internationals are always welcome to enrich our team culture.

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OUR TEAMS

MEN

Our men are participating in the second division league since 2013. Where at the beginning they had to compete with players from other teams, the roster and the experience was growing so big, that in season 2018/2019 they are playing as Nuremberg Wizards on their own. 

We are always looking for new people to reinforce our squad! If you want to try lacrosse, contact us!

WOMEN

Our women are participating in the league of the second divison south since 2015 and are therfore a fresh team. At the moment they are particiapting as a game community with the women of Ingolstadt in the league.

The next goal is to play as Nuremberg Lacrosse only. If you want to be part of that, come to practice and try lacrosse!

BOYS

We are proud to have a goup of around 15  boys, founded in fall 2018. They are learning the fundamentals of the game with full equipment. All the equipment needed is available at the club, so everyone can attend to practice! 

Right now we are also running a beginner promotion. At the 4th practice of a kid, he get’s his own personal lacrosse stick for free! Thereby we want to enable to practice also at home without aditional costs.

A big thank you here goes to our members of the men’s team, wo donate those sticks for the boys. 

REGULAR SEASOn STATS

How are our boy's doing? See all the stats...

How are our girl's doing? See all the stats...

Practice

Practice time

Our women and men practice every
Monday 19.30 - 21.00
Wednesday 20.00 - 21.30

on the training grounds of the HGN.

Trial practice

You would like to try out lacrosse?
Anytime! Just write us when you want to come by.

Youth practice

We also care about our juniors.
Our boys practice is from the age of 9 - 15,
every Friday 16.30 - 18.00.

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What our players say

Lacrosse is my way to vent after a busy day at work. When I have my gear on, standing on the field and practice starts, I am all fired up. The team is my second family.

Chris
Midfield

I have always enjoyed being underestimated. Lacrosse is challenging and not for the faint of heart. It keeps me both mentally and physically fit. Living as an ex-pat in Nuremberg is not always easy but Lacrosse keeps me grounded.

Jane
Defense
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NEXT GAMEDAYS

FaceOff: 13.00

Location: Buchenbühler Weg 44, 90411 Nürnberg

FaceOff: 13.00

Location: Buchenbühler Weg 44, 90411 Nürnberg

FaceOff: 13.00

Location: Buchenbühler Weg 44, 90411 Nürnberg

FaceOff: 13.00

Location: Wirffelstraße 25, 85055 Ingolstadt

FaceOff: 13.00

Location: Wirffelstraße 25, 85055 Ingolstadt

FaceOff: TBA

Location: Grasweg 67A, 81373 München

FaceOff: 13.00

Location: Grasweg 67A, 81373 München

FaceOff: TBA

Location: Grasweg 67A, 81373 München

HOME of the flamingos

Nuremberg is the home of the Flamingo Lacrosse team. With our tournament team we travel to tournaments in Germany and Europe to shorten the time of the off season, compete with new teams and make the local player parties more colorful.