2018-2019 Events

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: January 21, 2018

Each year, we vote in our new Operating Board during this meeting and make pertinent announcements regarding the club and its future.

FOUR LEAF 15s TOURNAMENT: March 23, 2018 

The annual tournament draws close to 1,500 players from overseas and domestically to the most beautiful turf pitches in the Big Apple. Playing amid the backdrop of the iconic Manhattan skyline, it’s easy to see why Four Leaf 15s has become the largest 15s tournament in New York City.

HELL GATE 7s TOURNAMENT: June 23, 2018

The Hell Gate 7s Tournament is a USA Rugby-sanctioned 7s tournament hosted by the Lions and is part of the NRU Qualifier and Empire 7s Series.

AWARDS DINNER: August 3rd, 2018

Donning our best attire, the Lions, old, new and everyone in between come together to enjoy an evening honoring our players.

Location: Juniper Bar

FRIENDS & FAMILY – FALL 2018 – Exact Date TBA

The Lions’ annual day of BBQ, fun in the sun, and sharing rugby with our loved ones, watching all three sides play in home matches.

HALLOWEEN PARTY: October 27th, 2018 

Annual Halloween party and fundraiser. A portion of the money raised is donated to Lion alum Martin “Cod” Codyre and his mission to end spinal cord injury with the organization Unite 2 Fight Paralysis.

LUBE WRESTLING TOURNAMENT: Winter 2018 – Exact Date TBA

Each year, the women lube wrestle in impressive attire to the fanfare of the always entertained crowd. Described as “the most feminist lube wrestling” in NYC – this is one event you don’t want to miss. Current champ: Megan “Canada” Banford.

HOLIDAY PARTY: Winter 2018 – Exact Date TBA

A new annual party and fundraiser for the club launched in 2017. From Ugly Sweaters to SantaCon Garb or maybe Seinfeld inspired Festivus attire,  Join us for a new winter Lions gathering this December.