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 8th, where we hope to cultivate a competitive opportunity for Chicago Men's players to showcase their talents. (Machine, Beachfront Property, Black Market, and Haymaker)

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 - 2016
  • Where: Washington Park Chicago, IL
  • When: Sunday, May 8, 2015 (10:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
  • Note: There is a tryout fee of $20. All attendees will receive a new Chicago Machine disc.

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 (5/15, 5/22)-

For those interested in being considered for Chicago Machine:

2016 Machine Tournament Schedule

  • US Open: South Kingston, RI (June 30-July 3)
  • Pro-Elite Invite: Aurora, CO (July 30-31)
  • Chesapeake Invite: Germantown, MD (August 13-14)
  • Regionals: TBD (September 10-11)
  • Nationals: Rockford, IL (September 29 - October 2*)
    • * = 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.

Costs: As a disclaimer, interested players should be aware that the cumulative costs of airfare, hotels, rental cars, jerseys, entry fees, and team dues for a club season are all paid out of pocket by the players. 

If you have any questions, please let us know.


2016 Machine Captains