The 2013 7th Annual Sunshine Cup is a Summer tournament event that is part of the Florida United Lacrosse Cup series. The Sunshine Cup has established a reputation as a well-organized, safe, and competitive tournament with high-level competition drawn from a wide regional and national base. This year's event will be held on June 1-2, 2013 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL. Over 50 teams representing their respective elite programs, high schools, and middle schools from across the South and neighboring states will be attending this year's event.
All players must electronically sign the waiver form in order to play at the 2012 Sunshine Cup at the IMG Academies. Click on the link below to sign the waiver for the 2012 Sunshine Cup.
Click on the following link to register your team(s) for the 2012 Sunshine Cup at the IMG Academies.
As of 2013, the IMG Academy has announced the development of the IMG Nationals, an off-season national championship for elite teams qualifying through a national regional qualifying system of tournaments held throughout the summer and fall.
The Florida United Lacrosse Cup championship series has been extended an invitation by the IMG Academy to grant the Sunshine Cup the authorization to operate as an IMG Nationals regional qualifier. First and second place teams in the U-19, U-17, and U-15 divisions at this year's Sunshine Cup will be offered a bid to compete at the 2013 IMG Nationals. All players on teams that win their division at the IMG Nationals will receive a free week of training at the IMG Academy.
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The fee for each team entered in the Sunshine Cup is $1,150.
The 2013 7th Annual Sunshine Cup will be held at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL. With a vibrant and energetic 450-acre campus, IMG Academy's facilities provide a key element to making IMG the world's most prestigious and effective training complex. In addition to an incredible array of sport-specific facilities, all IMG students have access to the a broad sprectrum of programs and services including the world-renown IMG Performance Institute. Facilities include:
Food service vendors, apparel vendors, and restroom facilities will be available at the complex. Fields at the complex will be clearly marked to facilitate movement from field-to-field.
Families with out-of-town teams are strongly encouraged to reserve their rooms through EPN Travel Services and stay in our tournament's recommended hotels - all at negotiated discount tournament rates. These high-quality properties have been pre-screened to ensure they meet the strict standards of our event organizers and your personal expectations for your stay at a resort-based hotel.
To make individual reservations, please click Here. If you are an administrator/coach making reservations of 10 rooms or more at one hotel, please contact EPN Travel Services at 888-323-0974 and ask for a "Sports Travel Coordinator" or via email email@example.com.
NCSA Athletic Recruiting is the world’s largest athletic recruiting network connecting 37,000 college coaches with over 420,000 student-athletes around the country. Through our trusted partnership with IMG Academies and your attendance at the event you can start to build your IMG recruiting profile for FREE here. NCSA athletes have earned over $2.4 billion in scholarships, and over 90% of them go on to play their sport in college. Get matched with Lacrosse Coaches now!
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