VIA Rail Signs on as 2020 Mann Cup Partner
Major Series Lacrosse (MSL) Canada's premier box lacrosse league is pleased to announce the first 2020 Mann Cup partner, welcoming aboard VIA RAIL.
In making the announcement, Major Series Commissioner Doug Luey stated “Via Rail is a nationally recognized brand and we are extremely pleased to partner with them in presenting the 2020 Mann Cup this September. Having used their services numerous times I feel confident recommending Via Rail as a stress-free mode of travel for both short and long journeys”.
Details of the partnership will be released throughout the regular season as Major Series lacrosse clubs support and promote our league wide partnership initiatives.
About VIA RAIL
VIA Rail Canada is an independent Federal Crown Corporation that is mandated to operate intercity passenger rail service in Canada. Via Rail operates over 500 trains per week across Canadian provinces and 12,500 kilometers of track. The most recent data available indicates in 2017, Via Rail carried approximately 4.39 million passengers with the majority connecting the major cities along the corridor linking Quebec City to Windsor.
About Major Series Lacrosse
Major Series Lacrosse (MSL) is Canada's premier box lacrosse league. Tracing our roots back to the early 1900's, MSL was formed in 1932. Entering our 88th season MSL teams have claimed the Mann Cup, emblematic of Canadian Lacrosse supremacy 59 times. Major Series Lacrosse is currently comprised of six teams: Brampton Excelsiors, Brooklin Lacrosse Club, Cobourg Kodiaks, Oakville Rock, Peterborough Lakers, and Six Nations Chiefs.