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Face-Off Clinic - Winter

Face-Off Clinic

Face-Off Specialists - SOLD OUT
6 Sessions on Thursdays from 6-7pm 
Dates: 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3
Location: Dulles SportsPlex 
Best for Intermediate-Advanced level boys in grades 3rd-8th. 3 seasons minimum experience. 

Clinic Details

Sessions: 6; One Hour Sessions
Positions: Midfield and Longstick Midfield
Experience: At Least 3 years - NO Beginners
Class Size: 12 MAX
Equipment: Full pads required (helmet, shoulder pads, arm pads, gloves, stick). Also please wear cleats and lacrosse shorts. All lacrosse apparel and equipment is found conveniently at Madlax in McLean or in our online store at

Description: This is a specialty clinic for a player wishing to become a dominant face-off midfielder for his age. Face-offs have become the most important part of the boys game. A dominant face-off man can easily win games for his team! Madlax's proven teaching method will enable midfielder to learn techniques that will improve quickness, power and wins. This clinic will definitely fill up fast so be sure to register by clicking the "Online Application" tab on this page.

Face-Off Clinic Plan: 
• Session 1: Fundamentals & The “Plunger”/”Pinch-and-Pop”
• Session 2: Auxiliary and counter moves
• Session 3: Stalemate and ground strategy
• Session 4: Wing control and controlling play
• Session 5: Mental and game strategy
• Session 6: Finale! Fun competitions. Combine all knowledge & finish strong. 

Face-Off Concepts:
• Comprehensive lesson regiment; “How to Dominate”
• Proprietary 5-Step Face-Off System 
• Custom F/O style tailored slightly to each specific player’s strengths

Registration for Winter Clinics is OPEN

Coach Broeckaert chasing down a Colgate midfielder