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Movember Fundraising

With one of our own team members becoming a cancer survivor this year, Lincoln Park Rugby joined participants all over the world in the Movember initiative. Several club players put away their razors for the month and grew the hairy caterpillar.  Their attempts ranged from an ink smudge to a 'stache that would have made Tom ... More

Xmas Sweater Bowling 2017

Once again, join LPRFC for our Annual Christmas Ugly Sweater Bowling Outing. This year, we are asking everyone to bring a toy which we will be donating to the Lurie Children's Hospital to bring a little Xmas joy to those who must, unfortunately, spend the holiday period away from home. While toys for all ages are welcome, we ... More

50th Anniversary Tour – Updated

2018 marks the anniversary of LPRFC's 50th year. As part of our celebrations, we are exploring a potential tour to the UK. While dates may change a little our current proposed itinerary is as follows. Proposed Itinerary: Depart Thursday 22nd March from Chicago, land Manchester on Friday Bus transfer to Wrexham on ... More

2017 Sevens Training

With the Spring 15's season coming to a close after a successful run to the Midwest semi-final, we are starting to gear up for the 7's over the summer months. 7's training will begin on May 16th and continue every Tuesday and Thursday at 7 pm. The location is Belmont Harbour just south of the Trapeze School. This is ... More

St Baldricks Fundraiser

Many thanks to all who donated and supported the club in our own support of the recent St Baldricks charity event to raise awareness of and help find a cure for childhood cancer. Special thanks to Corey Jahner and Bill Shank who now sport a new summer buzz. Several of the team were there in person to cheer on their ... More

Spring 2017 Pre-season training

Outdoor training begins this week February 28 and continues every Tuesday and Thursday 7-9pm. For the first 3 weeks, we will be training at the turf field between Montrose and Wilson, just off Lake Shore Drive. The field is suitable for both running shoes and rugby cleats. Please come prepared for contact drills as well as ... More

2017 Awards Banquet

On February 4th, we’ll hold the 2017 LPRFC Banquet at a new, beautiful location, Zia’s Lago Vista (3819 N Ashland Ave). We’ll have the entire restaurant for our event, an open bar, family style dinner, silent auction and post-dinner dancing. Cocktail hour will run from 6 – 7 pm, with dinner beginning at 7 pm. We’ll ... More

Ireland vs All Blacks Bus Trip – Update!

  Game time is 3pm tomorrow (November 5th) as Ireland take on the All Blacks at Soldier Field. We are sold out of the ticket packages but can still fit a small number on the buses. This package includes brunch, beer, and bus to and from the game (you need your own ticket). Joes on Weed (940 W. Weed) is our ... More

Practice Location Change

Training for this week (August 16th) and going forward for the following weeks, will be at the Waveland Park Softball Fields. This is located just to the south of the Waveland golf course and near the tennis courts. Practice is every Tuesday and Thursday, 7-9pm. More

Pre-season training

Following the culmination of the summer 7s season, we have now transitioned over to 15s training for the Fall season. We are currently practicing at Belmont Harbour, just south of the Trapeze School. Training begins at 7pm, sharp, and continues on until about 9pm. Please bring rugby suitable attire. We welcome any new ... More