3d Lacrosse Methodology
The 3d Methodology, born out of 3d Lacrosse’s proprietary Box-Field Hybrid™ Development System, is a cutting-edge, evolutionary approach to training and developing lacrosse players to help them achieve the highest level of skill and performance. A content-rich library featuring a wealth of written and video resources, the 3d Methodology Library grooms and trains coaches themselves to master the skills and drills that they then teach through a specifically designed training environment that holds both the coaches and players accountable for every step they take in a given session.
The 3d Methodology represents decades of cumulative coaching knowledge gleaned and learned from several hundred coaches ranging from the most experienced Canadian and Iroquois box lacrosse coaches to Hall of Fame college lacrosse coaches.
Tracing back to 3d Lacrosse’s original founding coaches, the 3d Methodology began with a desire to document and share best practices and innovative strategies and tactics for coaching the game at its highest levels.
By building a foundation of coaching principles and standards, and forging a structured approach to all aspects and stages of hybrid training and development, 3d Lacrosse is able to connect a network of coaches nationwide who are committed to following a proven teaching paradigm.
Students of the Game
What began essentially as the notebook of one coach has since grown into the industry’s leading coaching “think tank” aimed at improving coaching knowledge and standards at all levels from coast to coast. 3d Lacrosse’s staff of coaches has studied the field and box game under experts, identifying best practices in both realms for player development. The 3d Methodology has been compiled to teach and train in both environments or a variation on them – such as “box on the field” or “field in the box” – with the goal of maximizing a player’s dynamic abilities, knowledge and their love of the game.
Innovating the Way the Coaches Coach
Powering the nation’s largest network of trained coaches, the 3d Methodology now represents the largest archive of ever-evolving, educational lacrosse information in the sport.
Engrained in 3d Lacrosse coaches through a staged certification process, the 3d Methodology arms coaches with endless unique teaching tools and a proven framework to guide players through carefully planned, age- and skill-appropriate stages of progression that will help players at any level develop greater skills and game sense and be better prepared to advance to the next stage.