The Youngstown Steel Valley Rugby Club will be hosting the 3rd Thomas “Chris” Smythe Memorial 10s Rugby Tournament. The proceeds from the tournament will go to the Thomas “Chris” Smythe Scholarship fund, which was started to carry on Chris’s legacy and his love for the sport of rugby.

Tournament Info

Tournament style: The tournament will be a double elimination “10s” tournament played with 7 minute halves.

Date: February 20, 2016

Location: Watson and Tressel Training Site (WATTS) – 651 Elm St, Youngstown, OH 44555

Kickoff: 9 AM with captain’s meeting at 8:30 AM

Registration: $200 per team – Teams must be registered by February 1, 2016. Pay via PayPal below or send check to Youngstown Steel Valley Rugby Club 1959 Twin Oaks Dr. Girard, OH 44420.

Limitations: There will be a 10 team max for men’s teams and a 4 team max for women. So register early to lock in your team.

Other info: Food and beverage will be provided by our sponsors upon elimination and a post-tournament Rugby Invasion Bar Crawl Social will be held in the Downtown Youngstown entertainment district.

Men’s Team Registration via PayPal

Men’s team registration is now closed. Thank you to all the teams that registered. We look forward to another fun and successful tournament.


Women’s Team Registration via PayPal

There are 2 spots left for the women’s team registration. Secure your spot fast as registration will close after February 1, 2016.



Donations are greatly accepted for the tournament and proceeds will go towards the scholarship.