Hall of Fame Induction Dinner


The Memphis Rugby Foundation is hosting the first annual Hall of Fame Induction Dinner on September 19th, 2014 at Germantown Country Club.

Arrival Time: 6:30 p.m.
Dinner Time: 7:00 p.m.
Dress Attire: Semi-formal, Business casual

Germantown Country Club

Location: Germantown Country Club
1780 Kimbrough Road
Germantown, TN 38138
Germantown Country Club Webpage

"Be a Part of History"

Please be a part of this special night where we will show our support for the following inductees:
    -Ken McBride
    -Ken Oliver
    -Phil Whyatt

Who's Invited: All who have participated in rugby in Memphis. Ramblers, Bulls, Memphis Rugby Club, Dry Gulch, Old#7, Memphis Bells, Blues, Flamingos, UM Tigers, Bluff City Kings, Referees and anyone else who has been involved with rugby over the years.

Ticket Information:                $30 per person (meal ticket)       
                                              $5 Beer Cup
  • Purchase of your ticket secures you a seat at dinner. 
  • A full bar will also be available at your own expense.
    • A valid I.D. must be presented if you wish to consume alcohol.
  • Tickets can be purchased through Memphis Rugby Foundation Paypal.
  • No credit cards will be accepted on the night of the dinner in regards to the Memphis Rugby Foundation.

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Saturday, September 20th- Hall of Fame Games

Where: Overton Park (2080 Poplar Ave.)
Time: 8:00 a.m. in the Greensward adjacent to Rainbow Lake
Hosted by: Bluff City Kings
Social: Hi-Tone Cafe (412-414 N. Cleveland Ave.)

The tournament marks the first time since the 90's that a rugby match will be played in Overton Park. The Overton Park Rugby Open will feature a jamboree-style game format, with matches consisting of two 25 minute halves and a 10 minute intermission.
  • Tentative schedule is pending.
  • Food trucks will be present.
  • Event t-shirts will be for sale.
"With this tournament we hope to expose Memphis to a great sport with growing popularity in the Mid-south by bringing Rugby to Memphis' beloved Overton Park. Here people can see what rugby is all about and get an idea for what this game is all about." - Chuck Howard, Marketing and Recruitment Officer, Bluff City Kings Rugby Football Club.

For more information, please visit www.bluffcitykings.com or contact Chuck Howard.