Thank you for expressing your interest in the Chicago Men's Club Open Tryout Hat Tournament and/or trying out for Chicago Machine. You are receiving this message regardless of what attendance status you indicated on the tryout form. Leadership and representatives from each of Chicago's Open Club teams will be in attendance to evaluate players at the tryout hat tournament on May 3rd, where we hope to cultivate a competitive opportunity for Chicago Men's players to showcase their talents. (Machine, Haymaker, Beachfront Property, Black Market, and Bounty Hunters)


If you indicated you will be able to attend the tryout hat tournament, a more thorough email will be going out a few days prior with additional information on what to bring, what to expect, and team assignments. Until then, here are the important details:

What: Chicago Men's Open Hat Tryout Tournament - 2015
Where: Washington Park Chicago, IL 

When: Sunday, May 3, 2015 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Note: A tryout fee of $10 required of all attendees to help recoup the cost of renting fields


If you know of anyone interested in attending who has not previously registered, please instruct them to fill out the tryout interest form.


-All subsequent Machine tryouts will be by invite only (5/10, 6/6, 6/7)-


For those interested in being considered for Chicago Machine:

2015 Machine Tournament Schedule

  • Elite-Select Challenge: Columbus, OH  (July 11-12)
  • Pro-Elite Invite: Aurora, CO (August 1-2)
  • Bro-Flight Finale: Madison, WI (August 22-23)
    • Or Pro-flight Finale: Blaine, MN (August 22-23)
  • Regionals: TBD (September 12-13)
  • Nationals: Frisco, TX (October 1-4)*
    • * = Must qualify through placement at Regionals

Practices: Machine practices on Saturday and Sunday mornings, and local players are expected to attend "pod" workouts 1-2 nights per week.


If you have any questions, please let us know.



2015 Machine Captains