Rumble in the Rockies

2019 Southwest Invitational Tournament

July 13th

We are excited to announce the Rumble In The Rockies Southwest Invitational Tournament will be back for 2019.


Lowry Sports Complex, Denver, Colorado

Three grass pitches of 135ft by 85ft with a Rocky Mountain backdrop

Tournament Format

Game Format
  • Matches are 20-minute halves with a 5 minute half time
  • Teams are 13 per side
  • Unlimited substitutions
    • Camogie will do a format of 7 a side due to team numbers
    • If both team captains/managers agree tournament matches may be played with reduced players shortened time or shortened field dimensions as necessary.
  • Games will end after regular time, draws are allowed.
  • Forfeit policy is 10 minutes after a scheduled game.
Pool Play / Round Robin Format

Teams will play against the other teams in their pools first. Based on pool play results we will seed out championship matches. Each team will play a minimum of two pool play games before we seed for championship matches.

  • 3 points for a win
  • 1 point for a draw
  • 0 points for a loss
  • Tie breakers (in order: point differential, total points allowed, total points scored, then coin toss)

In case of weather delays/cancellations, play will continue on Sunday at 10am

Open play on Sunday for all players wanting more competition beginning at 10am. Prizes will be awarded!

Attention: Certified refs are in need. Contact Brian O'Haire to lend assistance.

Teams & Schedule

To be determined

Social Calendar

Tournament Party
Celtic on Market
Live Music, Free Food and Adult Beverages
Saturday Evening, July 13th
8pm to Close, Downstairs
1400 Market St, Denver, CO 80202
Thank You Teams / Refs and Volunteers Celebration
Inga's Alpine Tavern
Free Food and Drink Specials
2pm to 5pm on The Patio
5151 Leetsdale Dr, Denver, CO 80246

Southwest Invitational Registration

Early Registration: $100 / team by May 1st

Late Registration: $150 / team after May 1st

New Club Registration: waived registration fee (new to the tournament)

If you have further questions contact us via email.

If you have further questions contact us via email.

Send Your Tournament Donations To

Denver Gaels GAA

411 Sable Blvd. North
Aurora, CO 80011

Donations qualify for a nonprofit tax exemption
Tax ID # - 98-1674600

Hotel / Transportation

Holiday Inn Denver Cherry Creek
455 S. Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80246
Booking Code: GAE
The Curtis Hotel, Denver
1405 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80202
$169.00 Per Night