Purley Sixes Tournament

The annual Sixes Tournament takes place at the club usually during July each year, with each team being charged £60. Details of the date, and how to sign up, will be available nearer the time.

Rules

The normal laws of Lacrosse shall apply except as enumerated below.

Play of the Game

  • The playing area will be marked in the usual way but the goals shall be 40 Yards apart with 10 yards behind each goal line.
  • A full team shall consist of six players – 1 defender, 3 midfielders and 1 attacker, plus goalkeeper, plus unlimited substitutes.
  • Each match shall be divided into two halves of 7 minutes, with 1 minute between halves. Extra time for Finals (and semi-finals) in sessions of 4 minutes each way until a goal is scored.
  • Play will start with a face off at the beginning of each half unless a penalty is being served.
  • After a goal play is restarted on the whistle with the goalkeeper in possession laterally outside the goal crease.
  • No time out.
  • No offside, except goalkeepers are not allowed over the half-way line.

Fouls and Penalties

  • Technical fouls - 30 seconds
  • Personal fouls - discretionary but can start at 30 seconds
  • Expulsion fouls - the player is excluded from the tournament for the remainder of the afternoon and reported to the Disciplinary Committee

Previous Winners

YearWinnerPlate
2013Walcountian BluesNottingham
2014PurleyNottingham
2015Vatican CardinalsCroydon