The 2014 FIL World Championships
JULY 10 – 19, 2014
“The fastest sport on two feet” is coming to Denver in the summer of 2014, showcasing the world’s greatest lacrosse players. The Federation of International Lacrosse World Championship brings the top men’s lacrosse players from across the world to Dick’s Sporting Goods Park for an action packed series of matches. The United States will defend its crown, having defeated Canada in the 2010 championship in Manchester, England. Whether you’re a dyed-in-the-wool fan or new to the exciting sport of pro lacrosse, you don’t want to miss the FIL World Championship!
The FIL World Championship traces its roots to a four-team international tournament in 1967. The first official FIL World Championship took place in 1974 and has been held every year since. The United States has won eight of the 10 FIL world championships contested with Canada winning in 1978 and 2006. This is the first time the world championships have been held in the U.S. since 1998.