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Twenty Countries Committed To 2019 World Indoor Lacrosse Championship

The biggest field ever in the history of the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Indoor Lacrosse Championship is set to take the stage in less than one year’s time. A record 20 countries will look to go for gold next September with Langley Events Centre as the venue when the Championship will be contested for the first time on the West Coast. The event runs September 19 to 28, 2019 with Langley Events Centre as the primary venue, and the LEC Fieldhouse and Aldergrove Credit Union Community Centre serving as secondary locations. This will the fifth edition of the Championship, which is held every four years, and Canada is gunning for a fifth consecutive gold medal having beaten the Iroquois Nationals in the Championship final all four times. The United States have also made the podium in each of the four events, taking the bronze medal. The trio of lacrosse heavyweights will be joined by Australia, Austria, Costa Rica, the Czech Republic, England, Finla