"This sport has changed my life. Hurling is absolutely incredible and a great [way] to get back in shape and stay active, but the friends and bonds that you make when you join the club is the most rewarding thing."

- TCRE Member Molly

"This is seriously one of my best life choices--joining this league."

- TCRE Member Ilon

"It’s a great group of people who will become your closest friends. We support each other on and off the field, I don’t know what i would do without my hurling family."

- TCRE Member Liz

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We are always ready to welcome new players!

Whether you've never picked up a hurley before or you're an Irish expat looking for a taste of home, TCRE welcomes you! Becoming a member is the best way to learn the sport of hurling, make new friends, get in great shape, and experience a new side of the Twin Cities Irish-American cultural scene all in one!

All levels of TCRE membership include the following benefits:

  • ​Unlimited participation in Adult League training sessions and City League
    matches during the spring, summer, and fall seasons.*

  • A City League Jersey.

  • Participation in community events, including St. Patrick's Day parades
    and the Minnesota Irish Fair.

  • Participation in club events throughout the year, including the annual
    Draft Party, end-of-season party, and a variety of other special events
    and social gatherings.


*Please note: Players in the Adult League must be 15 years of age or older. Youth under the age of 18 are required to provide signed consent from a parent or legal guardian before play is allowed.

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Which Membership Level is Right for You?

  • ROOKIE MEMBER: New to hurling or new to TCRE? Please contact us at to learn how to get started. Once you've decided that TCRE is right for you, you can sign up for a discounted Rookie Member membership that includes all the benefits of being a TCRE member at a discounted rate. Note: New Player membership rate does not apply to any player who has previously been a member of TCRE.

  • RETURNING MEMBER: You already know that you love hurling and are coming back for more! Anyone who has been a member player with TCRE in any prior year and is not qualified as a Student should register as a Returning Player.


  • FAMILY MEMBERSHIP: Hurling isn't just in your blood. . . it's in your family! Family membership applies to up to 2 adult players plus their children (ages 15-18) living in the same household. 

  • YOUNG EMMETS: Children ages 6 - 14 can try their hand at hurling with TCRE's FREE Young Emmets program. The Young Emmets typically run through the fall season (September - October). Please check our Young Emmets page as we near the season for more information. You can also e-mail if you are interested in having a TCRE player host a free hurling workshop for your child's school or recreational program.



Practices are beginning in April, and City League will begin May 8th.

For more info and to register, go here.

IMPORTANT NOTE: All players need to fill out a registration form and waiver prior to participating in training sessions and/or league games. Please note that players under the age of 18 will be required to present a signed consent form from a parent or legal guardian.