Rugby Sevens – Summer 2013 Starts May 21st

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The practice schedule for the summer 2013:

Mon – Track Session 60 minutes (On your own or with a group)

Tuesday & Thursday Starting May 21st 7:30pm-9:00pm

Wed – Recovery or beach touch.

Fri – Recovery Day. On your own.

Sat – Tournament or morning session

Sun – Recovery Day. On your own.

Team Practices to be held at Chicago Hope Academy – Altgeld Park

2640 W. Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612 http://goo.gl/maps/A7w3X

Mondays 7pm 60 min track SAQ session either on your own or with the team at River Park or at Lake Shore Park.

Goose & Rocco with US 7s Team

Lions Sevens Schedule for Las Vegas Invitational

The Lions Sevens Team will fly to Las Vegas tomorrow to commence a one off tournament in the middle of winter. This will coincide with the Las Vegas stop of the World Sevens Circuit played at Sam Boyd Stadium.

After a restful night in the “Mini Hotel” (8,000 square foot mansion, comes out cheaper than a hotel) the Lions will kick off:

Thursday Feb 7th on Field 13 @ 9:40am vs. Austin Blacks 

@ 12:20pm vs Tiger Cubs

Friday Feb 8th still on field 13 @ 9:20am vs Bermuda Irish

Quarterfinals, Semi, Final TBD…

 

Come out and support the Lions! For more info: go here.

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Congratulations to Chicago Lions – Rocco Mauer

Included in the squad for this weekend, Rocco Mauer will play wing for the USA National Sevens Team in the Las Vegas leg of the HSBC Rugby Sevens.

Rocco Mauer playing the Midwest Sevens Circuit

Rocco Mauer playing in the Midwest Sevens Circuit

TRAINING FOR LAS VEGAS 7s STARTS SAT DEC 1ST 2PM!

TRAINING FOR LAS VEGAS 7s STARTS SAT DEC 1ST 2PM!

Jeremy Nash & Tommy Dolan CCS Champions 2011

TRAINING FOR LAS VEGAS STARTS SATURDAY DECEMBER 1ST 2PM AT ALTGELD PARK 2600 W. HARRISON (FIELD TURF)

Lions Sevens Name New Head Coach

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The Chicago Lions Sevens Team would like to congratulate Jeremy Nash who will take over Head Coaching duties. Jeremy Nash played on the team that won the National Championship in 2007 and Championship Cup in Las Vegas 2011.

He takes over for Aaron Manheimer, who, after six years at the helm, is moving aside to pursue other coaching ventures. He will stay on as Strategic Director of Sevens for the Lions. Beyond that, he will continue as Assistant Coach for the Collegiate All-American Sevens Team and work with the Serevi Rugby group.

No Practice July 2-8

Enjoy your break. Rest the body. Come back ready to work.

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