June 22, 2019
Firehouse 7s is the premier 7s tournament in Chicagoland. This year we will be offering brackets for Men and Women's Qualifier, Men and Women's Social, and the much anticipated return of Hippo 7s! Along with great rugby, we sport a clubhouse with full bar, concessions, and tournament gear available for purchase.
June 22, 2019 from 8am-8pm
13011 S. Smith Rd,
Lemont, IL 60439
Through the Blaze online store or the links below.
Firehouse 7s - Men's Social
Social rugby, 4 matches guaranteed. Please comment your team name. Prices go up to $300 on May 22.
Firehouse 7s - Hippos
This category returns for Firehouse 7s in 2019 and will feature points commensurate with player weight to add a spin to the traditional format. Points for trys will be awarded on weight categories with the below scoring breakdown, with weigh in at 2pm. These matches will kick-off around 4pm and go into the evening under the lights. Please provide team name and captain email address for more details as we get closer to the date. Price goes up to $175 on May 22.
Under 200lbs (pygmy hippo) - 1 point
201-240lbs (developing hippo) - 2 points
241-280lbs (proper hippo) - 4 points
Over 280lbs (hippo king) - 8 points
Make it, take it for conversion kicks - 1.5x multiplier for try points (i.e. hippo king score + conversion = 12 points)
3 matches total with rolling subs. Any trophy tiebreakers will be settled by boat race.