Native American Heritage Month Feature: The Roots of Lacrosse

Presented by Honest Engine Films

Many lacrosse players and coaches often don’t know that the origins of the game of lacrosse have their roots in North American Indigenous nations. This short documentary provides a brief history of the sacred and cultural aspects of this sport, originally played for the Creator, as well as for the health and welfare of the people. The movie also defines the three types of
North American, Indigenous lacrosse: Iroquois, Great Lakes, and Southeastern.

The Roots of Lacrosse (Final Trailer) from Honest Engine Films on Vimeo.

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