WLA welcomes 2024 league sponsors

by Gary Ahuja

Johnston Meier Insurance, JM Media, Xtreme Threads, and the Vancouver Warriors sponsors of the Western Lacrosse Association (WLA).

The Western Lacrosse Association (WLA) is pleased to announce that Johnston Meier Insurance Agencies Group, JM Media, Xtreme Threads (Official Uniform Supplier of the WLA), and the Vancouver Warriors return as sponsors for the 2024 season. Sponsors will provide support to the League as a whole and its seven teams across Southwestern British Columbia.

“We are very grateful to have such well-known and highly regarded partners return to the WLA family for 2024," stated Commissioner Paul Dal Monte. “Their partnership will help the WLA build a solid foundation for our long-term success and the growth of the game, and we thank them for their incredible support.”

 About the Vancouver Warriors

The Vancouver Warriors are a professional box lacrosse team that plays in the National Lacrosse League (NLL). The NLL is North America’s premier professional indoor league, with 15 teams throughout Canada and the USA. The Vancouver Warriors are based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and play at Rogers Arena, home of the Vancouver Canucks of the NHL. The team officially relocated into the city after being sold in 2018 to Canucks Sports & Entertainment. Vancouverwarriors.com

About Johnston Meier Insurance Agencies Group

Johnston Meier Insurance Agencies Group is a locally owned and operated insurance brokerage. From a single office, established in 1973 in Maple Ridge, to over forty-five locations throughout British Columbia, Johnston Meier’s philosophy is based on the simple principle of putting customers first. They are now one of the largest insurance agencies in BC and still growing. Their insurance advisors have a reputation for providing comprehensive product knowledge and the best in customer service. Jmins.com


JM Media delivers custom, integrated marketing and advertising solutions that save money and drive results. Advertising, sports marketing, and promotions are what they do. JM Media’s reputation is built on the ability to deliver leading-edge advertising and content across all major media platforms. Whether it is digital, television, radio, print, outdoor, or social media, JM Media partners with its clients to exceed their marketing goals and achieve their corporate objectives. www.jmmedia.ca

About Xtreme Threads

X-treme Threads is a local, family owned and operated custom uniform and apparel company. Offering all types of custom sublimated uniforms/apparel along with screen printing, embroidery and promotional items. Established in 2008, in Port Coquitlam growing their business each year expanding their customer base to locations around the world. Taking pride in superior service and supplying top level products are two main key priorities for X-treme Threads. Supporting sporting events, clubs and leagues at every level is also a priority, for X-treme Threads sponsoring events locally, provincially, nationally and at the world championship level. Xtremethreads.ca

The Western Lacrosse Association (WLA) is an amateur league of men’s Senior A box lacrosse sanctioned by the Canadian Lacrosse Association. The WLA consists of seven teams, based in cities throughout southwestern British Columbia, playing an 18-game schedule from late May to the end of July. Each year, the playoff teams battle for the right to compete against the Major Series Lacrosse champion (Ontario) for the Mann Cup every September. The championship is hosted alternately between Ontario (MSL) and British Columbia (WLA) every year.