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Registration open for UKU Open & Women's Tour 2012

Entry is now formally open for the UKU Open & Women's Tour events 2012.

The entry form allows you to enter one, two or all three of the UKU Open & Women’s tour events 2012.  You can also pay all in one go if you like.  There is of course some more information about each of the events on the event-pages, and more information will be added over the coming weeks.

London Calling 2012 (M25 Junction 22) 26-27 May 2012

OWT2 (Nottingham) 23-24 June 2012

OWT3 (Manchester) 28-29 July 2012

Trafalgar Square: frisbee in the sun!

On Thursday 22nd of March Trafalgar square, basked in glorious sun, was taken over by the Matalan Sporting Promise. UK Ultimate showcased Ultimate by coaching pupils from a local secondary school.

The event was covered by the Daily Mirror who had their reporter, Steve Myall, taking part in all of the activities alongside 5-times Olympic gold medallist Sir Steve Redgrave, who is ambassador to the Sporting Promise.

Read more from the Daily Mirror:

GB U23 2013

Are you under 23 and interested in representing GB at the World Championships in 2013?

World Ultimate Under 23 Championships will be held in Toronto, Canada in July 2013.  GB will be sending Mixed, Womens and Open teams. 

Southampton Skunks UKU UMON Champions 2012

Strange Blue and Cambridge Ultimate hosted University Mixed Outdoor Nationals on 17-18 March.  Congratulations to Southampton Skunks - UKU University Outdoor Mixed National champions 2012!

1. Southampton  (12.7)

2. Loughborough  (12.3)

SOTG: shared by Aberdeen and Oxford

AGM Reminder - Sat 24 March

The AGM will take place in the pavilion at Cardiff (Mixed Tour 1), starting at 17:30.  We aim to finish the meeting by 19:00.

Click here for agenda

Ultimate in Trafalgar Square

On Thursday the 22nd of March 2012, Ultimate will be showcased at the national launch of the Matalan Sporting Promise in an event at Trafalgar Square, London.

Edinburgh - UKU Uni Women Indoor National Champions 2012

Last weekend (3-4 March) saw the top 20 University Women's teams in the UK battle it out to become UKU UWIN champions 2012! Congratulations go to Edinburgh's Ro Sham Bo after seeing off Trinity in a very exciting final.  Spirit of the Game went to UEA.

1. Ro Sham Bo (Edinburgh)

2. Trinity (Dublin) - Final MVP - Jen Kwan(#64)

Spirit of the Game - UEA