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IMPORTANT - Club Women’s Indoor Nationals. Confirmed Team List Suspended.

We have received a complaint regarding the implementation of the affiliated-clubs criteria in the team allocation procedure for CWIN.  Consequently we need to suspend the confirmed team list for the event being held on 16th-17th February 2019 whilst this complaint is heard, as per the UK Ultimate Conduct and Complaints Policy.  Depending on the outcome of the complaint, the confirmed team list published as of 07/01/2019 HERE may change. 

COIQ Cranford & Plymouth 2019 - Confirmed Schedules & Roster Requirements

We are happy to now CONFIRM the schedules for the COIQ Cranford & COIQ Plymouth events happening next weekend on 19th-20th January 2019. No changes have been made but please double check your schedule to make sure you know your correct start time.


CRANFORD SCHEDULE: https://goo.gl/pqHnmQ

PLYMOUTH SCHEDULE: https://goo.gl/rjgoiu

 

The Info Packs can also be found on the UKU Event Page, which includes all of the information that you need to know for the events. If you have any questions, please email events@ukultimate.com

 

We also ask that you consider over the event weekend whether or not your team will take up your spot at COWIN on 16th-17th February (Cranford Superdome) should you qualify. Entries for the Open Nationals event oepn on Monday 21st January so we need you to let us know NO LATER THAN TUESDAY 22nd JANUARY if you will not be taking up your Nationals qualifying spot. If you do not let us know by this date that you're not attending, or even that you're concerned that you might not be able to attend, then it will be assumed that you are taking up your spot and you will be liable to pay the team entry fee. If you have any questions, please email events@ukultimate.com

Auto-Qualification for Teams Attending the US Open

Following the recent announcement that applications to the US Open 2019 are now open, the UKU Competitions Committee undertook a review about whether there are any circumstances in which it is reasonable to grant automatic qualification to UKU Nationals for a team attending the US Open.

 

The UKU Competitions Committee has now agreed that ONLY if UKU Regionals & the US Open are being held on the same weekend, auto-qualification to UKU Nationals will now be possible for UK teams that meet the following criteria:

  • Qualified for, or attended, EUCF in the previous year
  • Attends the US Open in the current year

Link Error - Terms & Conditions

Apologies, there appears to be a technical error with the hyperlink sent in the previous Event Announcement Newsletter for the new Terms & Conditions of Tournament Entry. 

 

New UKU Event Terms & Conditions of Tournament Entry

We are introducing NEW UKU Terms & Conditions of Tournament Entry to make it clearer what it means for you when you enter a UKU event and so that you know what is required of you as a participating member, team or club when entering and attending UKU events.

Entries NOW OPEN for Y Ddraig Goch & Nottingham Windfarm 2019!

 

Early Bird entries are now open for both Y Ddraig Goch (30-31 March) and Nottingham Windfarm (1-2 June)! Teams can enter NOW using the GoMembership website

Non-playing support to GB Mixed

The GB Mixed leadership group is looking for non-playing support over the 2019-2020 season. The two major tournaments of this campaign are EUC 2019 in Györ, Hungary, from Saturday 29 June to Saturday 6 July 2019 and WUGC 2020 in Leeuwarden, Netherlands, from Saturday 11 to Saturday 18 July 2020.

 

We are looking to build a team of motivated and hard-working athletes who, through team training sessions and independent work, will come together to play beautiful and spirited mixed Ultimate.

COIQ Events 19th-20th January - DRAFT Schedules

The DRAFT schedules for COIQ Plymouth & COIQ Cranford are now available to view!

 

As usual, please DO NOT make any concrete travel plans based on these schedules yet as they may change but do have a look at them to ensure that there aren't any issues.


CRANFORD SCHEDULE: https://goo.gl/pqHnmQ

PLYMOUTH SCHEDULE: https://goo.gl/rjgoiu