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A look back on 2012 and Rugby, PT 2 CHICAGO

This year started out with Chicago North Shore as the National Women’s Champions. That title came with the team hoping to continue a strong club and help continue to build in a team that, like man in the city has a continous flux in players. As the winter season started team were hitting the gyms... Read more »

More Chicagoians join USA Rugby

Fall is officially here! It’s the first Saturday of fall what a perfect day to go to a game. North Shore is playing Denver up north and the Blaze are hosting the Griffins in the south suburbs. The weather is perfect for a game, not too cool, just enough sun, and I just enjoy being... Read more »

“Jewish Olympics”, Pre-Season Games, and Ladies Night!

     The Olympics are over and plenty of rugby hints mixed into the games, including the London Welsh Rugby Club Choir singing the Olympic Anthem (may they think it’ll bring the nation luck in the next games). The Olympic  Flag is now in Rio home of the 2016 Olympics and rugby’s glorious return to the... Read more »
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Rugby is ever growing

As the USA brought home the Junior World Rugby Cup title, and the two recent test matches, USA Rugby has definitely seen strong crowds. The future 2016 Olympians to represent the United States are growing right now, before our eyes. With out a doubt some of the current Eagles will not be part of that... Read more »

Are you ready for some rugby?

It’s March and rugby is in (and on)the air! The Chicago Griffins have already had their first game. North Shore, the Condors, Siren’s and other teams have had their season kick off parties. This weekend is the South Side Irish’s Whiskey 10s Tournament which many mens and women’s clubs, college’s and even the Chicago Blue... Read more »

Esquire says you NEED to play rugby!

Esquire Magazine has put together a bucket list of things every man needs to do before they die. Kicking off that list, is play rugby!Tom Chiarella who wrote the article says The grass, the sweat, the grunts belie that the game is deft and strategic,  demanding occasional bursts of speed and a teamwide constancy of... Read more »
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A Look Back on Chicago Rugby for 2011

So everyone has their best of lists coming out and top ten lists of the year so I thought I put together one of my own. For USA Rugby and Chicago Rugby it’s been a year of grown, weddings, championships and a few sad losses. As 2012 gets ready to kick off I feel positive... Read more »

Wherever You May Roam a Rugger Has a Home

     I’m back from being out of town and am glad to say that no matter when I travel I can find people and friends who are part of the rugby community. During my recent trip to New York I was invited to come out the NYC v Long Island rugby game. It’s always exciting... Read more »
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    Born and raised on the Southside of Chicago. Got hooked on rugby in 2003, played college, CARFU and with Chicago North Shore Women's Club. Love the rugby community, traveling around and being able to find rugby friends where ever I roam.

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