• WHISKEY TENS 2016

    Join us Saturday, March 12th, 2016 as we celebrate two of Chicago’s greatest traditions, Rugby and St. Patrick’s Day!  Home to our Nation’s largest neighborhood Irish population, our renown Whiskey Tens Rugby Tournament is held in conjunction with the famed Chicago South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade.  Each year, up to 60 rugby teams from across America, ascend into the city for one of the premier rugby tournaments in the country, Whiskey Tens!

    ABOUT WHISKEY TENS …
    This annual event features some of the most enjoyable rugby your club will participate in all year!  The 14th edition of this tournament will be held at Dan Ryan Woods at 86th and Western Ave in Chicago IL.  Each match consists of two 10-minute halves, with (2) Props, (1) Hooker, (2) Locks, (1) Scrum-Half, and (4) Backs.  Officiated by certified members of the CARFU and Midwest Referee Societies, clubs are guaranteed a minimum of (3) games in pool play, and up to (5) for those who advance into the playoffs.  Athletic trainers are staffed to support minor injuries, a national rugby supplier will be on hand to provide your club with equipment and apparel, and food and beverages will be available on the grounds for purchase.  At the conclusion of the tournament, clubs are invited to celebrate at our exclusive Whiskey Tens St. Patrick’s Party, where Irish beer is complimentary to all ruggers, 21 and over.

    TOURNAMENT ENTRY …
    Club entry will be limited to a specific allotment of teams in 2016.  Received payment is the only means of securing a spot, which will be done on a “first come, first serve” basis.

    Registration pricing is as follows …
    Before Feb 8th / After Feb 8th
    Senior and Collegiate Sides $300/$350
    Additional and B-sides $200/$200

    PAYMENTS CAN BE MADE THROUGH …
    PayPal to southsideirishrugby@hotmail.com or Check to Jack Sullivan @ 10521 S Western Ave Chicago IL 60643 (payable to South Side Irish RFC)

    Additional information will be provided to those who secure their spot in WHISKEY TENS 2016!  Keeping in tradition, this year’s tournament promises to be better than ever!  Should you have questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to me at your convenience.

    Jack Sullivan
    Director, Whiskey Tens Rugby Tournament
    southsideirishruggers@gmail.com 773-315-2523

  • 40TH ANNIVERSARY HOLIDAY PARTY AND AWARDS DINNER

    Please join your teammates, friends and extended South Side Irish RFC family at our 40TH ANNIVERSARY Holiday Dinner and Awards Banquet

    115 BOURBON STREET
    3359 West 115th Street, Merrionette Park, IL

    7:30pm – Saturday, December 5, 2015

    Pat Sullivan will be given the South Side Irish RFC Lifetime Achievement Award
    Please be there to show him your support and appreciation!

    Open Bar & Buffet Dinner
    Awards, Open Bar, Dancing

    DOWNLOAD THE INVITE HERE AND RSVP

    We are expecting a large turnout of Active Players and Old Boys so PLEASE R.S.V.P. by November 20th