Eagles meet Hope

        This morning, the USA Eagles once again took to the morning heat to get in so conditioning, practice, and all took some time to meet with the future of USA Rugby, Hope Academy’s rugby team, and 2015 D3 Rugby Illinois Champions. USA Men’s National Rugby Team is practicing all this week... Read more »

Eagles have landed, and get straight to work

So if you didn’t watch the USA v Harlequin’s game this past weekend you missed an intensely hard and well played game.  They had their mistakes but playing against one of the best Club’s around they held their own with a 24-19 loss. The test match coming up this weekend again the currently ranked number... Read more »

Eagles name 2015 RWC Squad

VIA USA RUGBY- The 31-man USA team for Rugby World Cup 2015 England has been announced. Captain Chris Wyles (Allentown, Pa.) will lead 20 World Cup debutants in Pool B matches against Japan, Samoa, Scotland, and South Africa at Kingsholm, Brighton Community Stadium, Elland Road, and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, respectively. While more than two million tickets... Read more »
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The Great American Tailgate

When my friend who moved to Ireland came back to visit with her new boyfriend, one of his “must do” list items was to experience at tail gate here in Chicago. Lucky for him he came during the Bears v Packers weekend and he got to have a fantastic time and see the city in... Read more »

Harlequins agrees partnership with USA Rugby

VIA USA RUGBY- Harlequins can today confirm that it has entered into a strategic partnership with USA Rugby to help grow the game in one of the sport’s fastest growing markets. David Ellis, Chief Executive of Harlequins commented: “This is a significant day for Harlequins as we announce our long term plans for our involvement... Read more »

End of August and lots of games!

There is a whole lot of rugby going on this weekend. Tomorrow, you can go out to Manhattan for the season opener for both the Morrigans and the Shamrocks who are hosting the Chicago Rugby Club with the Sirens and the Condors. The Women will be kicking off at 11am and then men’s match will... Read more »
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Kick off USA V AUS wee with a rugby viewing party

USA Rugby Trust is putting on viewing parties through out the country for the USA v Harlequins game this Sunday, that is being played in Philly. There are viewing parties in New York, and Chicago. This Sunday from 12:30-2pm, you can get a $40 wrist band package that includes drinks and light appetizers, and the... Read more »

FALL SEASON IS HERE!

It’s still simmer technically for another month, but that doesn’t mean that fall rugby isn’t fully getting underway. Lincoln Park has already had games begin, this weekend there are a few more teams that will have games going on, as well as fall season kick off parties. This doesn’t mean however that if you haven’t... Read more »

NBCSN will air USA v Wallabies

VIA USA RUGBY     STAMFORD, Conn – Aug. 19, 2015 – NBCSN will present an international rugby showdown in primetime on Saturday, Sept. 5 at 7:30 p.m. ET, when the USA Eagles host the Qantas Wallabies at historic Soldier Field in Chicago, Ill. NBC Sports Live Extra – NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices,... Read more »
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#Pass4Prostate Bringing awareness to a cause and the game

The USA v AUS game coming up in less than a month will not just help bring the sport of rugby into the mainstream for American, but it is also helping to spread awareness about Prostate Cancer. USA Rugby created the social media to help tackle a serious issue for the second most common cancer... Read more »