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Airbadgers win Junior Women's Indoor Nationals 2013-14

UKU Junior Women's Indoor Nationals was held at Aldersley Leisure Centre, Wolverhampton on Sat 23rd November.  Congratulations to Airbadgers 1 for being National Champions, Flux 2 for winning the plate, Ocelots for winning Spirit of the Game and Bex Parsons (Arctic 1) for winning the Lookfly sponsored MVP of the final (full results below).

Thanks to everyone for helping make this weekend's tournament great.  All players (and coaches!) represented our sport superbly and the standard continues to just get better and better. 

Cambridge win University Open Indoor Nationals

Cambridge Strange Blue (pictured) beat Glasgow Far Flung 8-7 in a great final of the BUCS-UKU Uni Indoor Nationals (23-24 Nov, Alan Higgs Centre, Coventry).  The competition was closer than ever with no team finishing the weekend unbeaten (full results below).  Sussex Mohawks 1 won Spirit of the Game, and Birmingham uBu beat Exeter Uriel to the bronze.

Indoor Event Calendar correction

Club Open & Women's Indoor Nationals was previously advertised with the incorrect date.  The correct date is 22-23 Feb 2014.  The event is being held at Sporthouse, Dagenham, London.  Apologies for any confusion.

UKU Member Update November 2013

In this update:

- UK Ultimate application to Sports Councils

- Membership and Ultimatum!

- Events Calendar 2014 reminders

- GB Juniors 2014

- Sports development dissertation idea

Fitness for Ultimate with Tim Morrill

UK Ultimate is pleased to announce Fitness for Ultimate courses with Tim Morrill. Tim is working with UKU and Ka Pow! to bring interested players two essental courses for fitness in Ultimate; Speed & Agility and Strength & Power. Both three hour courses, including a question and answer section!

We have arranged for courses to happen in two northern locations, Liverpool and Manchester. Each of the locations differs in the approach taken for the groups, and also the price, so please read on to find out which would suit you best!

Participants can sign up to either or both of the courses. Signing up to both at the same time will give you an overall discount.

Manchester

The Manchester courses are spread across two seperate evenings. These sessions will be a small group with more 1 on 1 time with Tim and his support coaches. The higher price reflects the value of spending more direct time with the coach.

Speed & Agility - Wednesday 6th November (evening) £35

Strength & Power - Thursday 7th November (evening) £35

Liverpool

The Liverpool courses are exactly the same as those being run in London, in conjuntion with Ka Pow! The same content and group sizes. 

Speed & Agility - Sunday 10th November (am) £25

Strength & Power - Sunday 10th November (pm) £25

Sign Up
Use the online form to get a place! http://www.ukultimate.com/fitness_ultimate_tim_morrill

UKU Events Calendar - reminder of Indoor dates 2013-14

This announcement is a summary/reminder of UKU Indoor Nationals and qualifiers.  Please always check individual event webpages for the final details.

UKU requests bids for events marked with an asterisk *.

Club Open & Women's Indoor Nationals was previously advertised with the incorrect date.  The correct date of 22-23 Feb is now shown correctly in the list below.

UKU Member Update October 2013

In this update:

1. Notice of UKU General Meeting on 9th November

2. GB round-up

3. Club competitions including Operation XEUCF Cleansweep

4. Qualification to WFDF WUCC

5. Membership and Club Affiliation

6. Competition Committee changes

7. Event Calendar announcements

Notice of UKU General Meeting Saturday 9th November 2013

Update 13th November 2013: Further to the notice below, the EGM took place on Sat 9th November as planned.  The minutes are available here.  The UKU Board is pleased to confirm that the resolution to update the Memorandum of UK Ultimate was passed, and that Chris Bamford has