The Fox Valley Vixens are a women's 18 and older rugby team in the western suburbs of Chicago. They are part of the Chicago Area Rugby Football Union (CARFU). A team on the rise, the Vixens were reestablished in 2011 to give local players in the western suburbs of Chicago area an opportunity to continue playing after graduating high school and college.
Supported by roots in the rugby community in both Saint Charles and the wider western suburbs of Chicago, the Vixens have become one of the fastest growing women's rugby teams in the Chicago area. We currently have players from Elgin, Sycamore, DeKalb, Bloomingdale, Streamwood, Elburn, Wayne, Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, Warrenville, Carol Stream, Lisle, Lombard, Downers Grove, Hoffman Estates, West Chicago, Batavia, St. Charles, Geneva, Schaumburg, Winfield, Naperville, Aurora, Glendale Heights, Bartlett and more!
At the heart of Vixen rugby is the idea that rugby is for everyone. Rugby is meant to be fun and the Vixens try to make sure that fun is a priority for our team and our fans. Vixen rugby has allowed many to meet people and make connections that will last a lifetime. Don't be afraid to come out, meet the team and see what kind of friends you might make!