Long Beach Youth Lacrosse is offering a series of free beginners clinics to introduce the sport to new players who wish to try lacrosse and give it a test run. All equipment is provided.
The five-day girls beginners camp will be directed by Whittier College assistant coach Emily Mukai. It runs Saturdays — Oct. 15, Oct. 22, Oct. 29, Nov. 5 and Nov. 12 — from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. at Chittick Park.
A typical beginners clinic plan includes:
- Introduction to lacrosse (overview, history, equipment, etc.)
- Dynamic stretch
- Basic skills instruction and drills (throwing, catching, scooping, cradling, and shooting)