Thank you for filling out the Chicago men's club tryout registration form, below are the full details for this weekend's open tryout. (Please read the bullet point below in red to confirm you have been added to a tryout team roster).

-All subsequent Machine tryouts will be by invite only-

  • What: Chicago Men's Combine - Tryout Hat Tournament
  • Where: Washington Park5531 S. Martin Luther King Dr. Chicago, 60637 
    • We will be meeting at the southwest corner of the fields used for cricket and baseball. There will be a shade tent for registration. 
  • When: Sunday, May 3rd, 2014 from 10:00 AM - 3:15 PM
    • Please arrive at 9:15am to allow time to complete registration and warm-up your throws.
      • Registration will involve checking in at a table to confirm your attendance, paying the tryout fee, confirming your team assignment, and taking a picture so that the team captains can put names and faces together after the tryout.
    • Machine takes practice timeliness very seriously. We will be starting promptly at 10:00 AM, please do not be late.
  • Payment: We will be requiring each player pay $10 in order to recoup the costs of renting fields for tryouts
    • Please bring EXACTLY $10 with you to pay at registration


  • 9:15am - 10:00am
    • Registration/ Throwing
  • 10:00am - 10:15am
    • Introductions from Machine, Beachfront, Haymaker, Black Market, and Bounty Hunters
  • 10:15am - 10:40am
    • Warm-ups led by Andrew Sheehan
  • 10:40am - 11:40am
    • Round 1 Games
  • 11:50am - 12:50pm
    • Round 2 Games
  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    • Round 3 Games
  • 2:10pm - 3:10pm
    • Round 4 Games
  • 3:10pm - 3:15pm
    • Closing remarks

ScheduleField 1Field 2Field 3Field 4

Round 1 (10:40-11:40)1v23v45v67v8

Round 2 (11:50-12:50)1v83v25v47v6

Round 3 (1:00-2:00)1v63v85v27v4

Round 4 (2:10-3:10)1v43v65v87v2

Tryout Team Rosters

  • There will be 8 teams. Each team will play 4 games. Even numbered teams will be in white, odd numbered teams will be in dark.

What to Bring

  • Please bring a white and a dark jersey
  • Please bring water and food (it will not be provided)
  • Please bring anything else you would normally bring to a tournament
  • Please bring a disc
  • Plan for the weather


  • This tryout format is designed to be competitive and enjoyable. Play to the best of your capabilities, play hard, play within yourself, and play with respect for everyone else trying out.

-Machine Captains

If you know anyone who has not received this message and is interested in attending, please direct them to the Machine website where they can still fill out the registration form.