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UKU Nationals 2020

We are excited to announce that for 2020 we will be moving UKU Nationals to the Highfields Sports Complex at the University of Nottingham. Home to other major events such as the European Touch Championships, we are looking forward to working closely with the University to host the UKU National Championships at their premier venue, and to give the best Ultimate athletes in the UK the chance to showcase their talent in this fantastic setting.

 

GB U17 Squad Manager Applications

UKU are looking for volunteers to fill the Squad Manager positions for the GBU17 Men's and Women's squads in 2020.

To apply for the position of Squad Manager for either squad please complete the application form by the deadline for applications,  Friday 20th December 2019. Although there is no international U17's competition in 2020 both squads will be running as training and development squads through 2020.

Please see the role description for more information about the role.

If you have any queries about the position then we encourage you to email ruth.flight@ukultimate.com and gb.admin@ukultimate.com.

UKU Under-14 & Under-17 Open Indoor Nationals 2020 - One Week Left To Enter!

We would like to remind all School and Junior Club teams that entries for Under-14 & Under-17 Open Indoor Nationals 2020 close on Thursday 12th December (just one week away).

UKU Junior Women's Indoor Nationals 2019-20 - Results & Spirit Standings

Congratulations to all those who attended this year's Junior Women's Indoor Nationals event on Saturday 16th November. The Cranford Superdome played host to a day (and evening) of exciting games, close results and great spirit!

 

Announcing request for GB Squad managers WMUC 2020

Following a succesful EMUC 2019 we are inviting applications from individuals or small groups* that would like to put themselves forwards to manage the GB Women's Masters and GB Men's Masters through cycle of attending WMUC 2020, which is taking place 5th - 12th September 2020 in Gold Coast, Australia.  (*) Groups should have an identified lead individual.

International Spirit of the Game Day - Saturday, 7 December 2019

WFDF is gearing up for the 6th annual International Spirit of the Game Day, which will take place on Saturday, 7 December 2019. This year, the day's theme is “Spirit of the Game  It’s Not Just High Fives!” iSOTG Day, organized by the World Flying Disc Federation in partnership with the charitable organization Early Recognition Is Critical (E.R.I.C.), encourages Ultimate communities around the world to celebrate and reflect on Spirit of the Game, a core and unique element of the sport of Ultimate, by hosting events, clinics and activities where players can discuss and demonstrate good spirit.

Anyone (groups or individuals) can participate in iSOTG Day, and they will get the chance to win prizes from dozens of vendors simply by posting a video, photo, article, etc., on the iSOTG Facebook event , on Instagram, or on Twitter with the hashtag #iSOTGDay. Submissions are open between 29 November and 9 December 2019. The winning submissions will be chosen by members of the WFDF Spirit Committee, E.R.I.C., as well as partner representatives.

For more information see the full announcement from WFDF here.

UKU Junior Women's Indoor Nationals 2019-20 - Schedule & Info Pack

We are pleased to be able to release the confirmed Schedule and Info Pack for this Saturday's Junior Women's Indoor Nationals event! The competition is being held in the Cranford Superdome at Cranford Community College, Hounslow.

 

You can find the documents at the following links:

- Schedule