Posts tagged "Chicago Dragons"

2014, Chicago Club Highlights

A Quick listing of Chicago’s Clubs, and some of the top moments this past year (no particular order other than what my brain sends out) : South Side Irish and their Whiskey 10′s tournament.  We had an INSANELY cold winter this last one, and thought weather.com says it was 40 out during the day, we... Read more »

Weekend Games

So who is playing where this weekend? What game swill you check out between all the other fall activities you have going on? Here’s a quick list of what you can catch and where. There are a lot of team that had this weekend open or as a BYE week, so if you’re not playing,... Read more »

National Coming Out Day! To all the rugby LGBTQs

 As it is national coming out day I wanted to write a little something about how proud I am of the rugby community, not just in Chicago but all over the USA for accepting and embracing that being gay or bi or straight doesn’t make you odd. As someone who is straight I never felt singled... Read more »
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You play rugby? You must be crazy! I say, you run a marathon? You must be INSANE!

So when people hear that you play rugby the thing that you’re crazy. It’s such a brutal sport and how can you not be scared to be tackled with no equipment are common questions you’ve either asked or heard. As talked about in other articles being rugby fit is a total dedication and training experience,... Read more »

Who's Hitting Up Itasca?

This weekend will be a hot one, and summer festivals are in full swing (even though there is technically a week of spring). This weekend Lincoln Park’s men’s club is presenting the Highland Games Sevens Rugby Tournament, in Itasca, IL.  I asked Doug Anderson, President of the Chicago Riot Rugby Club, why they are participating... Read more »