30-time world champion U.S. National Teams will utilize the platform to streamline communication and operations
DURHAM, NC – [Thursday, September 27, 2018] – Teamworks, the industry leader in athlete engagement software for professional and collegiate teams, is pleased to announce a partnership with US Lacrosse, the national governing body of the sport. With the unified communication platform, US Lacrosse will be able to efficiently and effectively connect with its national teams.
“We are committed to providing the best resources to enrich our athletes’ experience and grow our sport, and we’re excited to partner with Teamworks to do just that,” said Lance Basler, general manager of the national teams program for US Lacrosse. “A number of our athletes and coaches have used Teamworks with their collegiate teams so the platform was a natural choice to deepen engagement throughout our organization.”
US Lacrosse oversees all aspects of the five national team programs, which have collectively won 30 world championships. Teamworks will provide the programs with a central hub to access information and communicate.
“Teamworks will play a key role in building unity as we ramp up preparations for our teams to compete for world championships,” said Skip Lichtfuss, director of national teams and high performance for US Lacrosse. “Communication is a key part of developing our teams to compete at the highest level. We’re excited to leverage Teamworks to enhance collaboration within each team, at our events and throughout the sport.”
Nine national governing bodies, including USA Track & Field, USA Baseball, USA Swimming and USA Cycling, partner with Teamworks to eliminate operational inefficiencies and strengthen athlete engagement.
“We’re excited to support US Lacrosse’s championship-caliber programs as they join the Teamworks family,” said Zach Maurides, CEO and Founder of Teamworks. “US Lacrosse knows what it takes to win, and we look forward to connecting their teams to take it to the next level.”
With more than 2,400 clients globally, including some of the biggest names in sports, Teamworks sets the standard as the leading athlete engagement software. Built upon the core values of honesty, humility, hard work, commitment, innovation and exceptionalism, Teamworks is dedicated to streamlining communications and operations to enable elite athletic organizations to more deeply connect their athletes, coaches and staff. Through its revolutionary cost- and time-saving mobile collaboration platform, Teamworks empowers collegiate and professional teams, conferences, national governing bodies and professional organizations to enhance their winning cultures.
Teamworks is the leading athlete engagement software, empowering more than 2,400 clients around the world to better connect and collaborate by simplifying their internal processes. Based in Durham, North Carolina, and founded in 2004, Teamworks has doubled in both revenue and people for four years in a row. The company continues to invest heavily in technology and expand the team to respond to the increasing customer demand. Organizations that depend on Teamworks to create a culture of communication and accountability include more than 1,700 NCAA Division I programs including every Autonomous Conference institution; professional teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL; collegiate and professional conferences; and national governing bodies. Visit www.teamworks.com for more information.