1.1 The name of the Association is the "Zone 1 Gryphons" and herein the Constitution and By-Laws be referred to as the "Association".
2.1 The Zone 1 office of the Association is to be located in the City of Winnipeg in the Province of Manitoba
3.1 The Association is the governing body for the sport of lacrosse in Zone 1 of the Red River Lacrosse Associaiton ("RRLA") in the Province of Manitoba for the participation of box lacrosse played by members of the Association.
3.2 The Association is recognized by the RRLA, Manitoba Lacrosse Association ("MLA"), Canadian Lacrosse Association ("CLA") and Sport Manitoba as the governing body of amateur lacrosse in Zone 1 of RRLA.
4.1 The mission of the Association is to develop, promote and administer the game of lacrosse; a sport that provides opportunities for enjoyment and fair play in the pursuit of individual or group excellence.
4.2 The objectives of the Association are as follows:
a.) To foster growth and development of lacrosse in Zone 1 Gryphons Lacrosse.
b.) To administer and set policies governing the sport of lacrosse in Zone 1.
c.) To encourage and support the developement of the highest standards of skill amoung players, coaches and officials.
5.1 The Zone 1 Gryphons is a non-profit organization. The purposes of the Association will be carried out without purpose of gain for its members and any profits or other accretions to the Association shall be used for promoting its purposes.