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GB Great GrandMaster Beach Player Applications

Great GrandMasters is the new division at EBUC next year.  in 2017 GB took a team to the first GGM Beach Worlds which was held as a standalone tournament.  Now in 2019 we become part of the main tournament in Portimao, Portugal from May 6th to May 12th.

To qualify for GGM for men you need to be 48 in 2019, (born before 1972), and for women 45 (born before 1975).

GB Beach Mixed/Women's trial to be run jointly

The Women’s and Mixed trials for EBUC on 20/21 October will be held as a joint trial near Liverpool, further details to be confirmed soon. The managers and coaches will ensure that women who are interested in trialling for both teams have equal opportunity to participate in both trials. We look forward to receiving your application!

Check out the calls for applicants for the GB Women's beach squad here and the GB Mixed beach squad here.

Current GB Squad Manager Applications

Further to our announcement on 9th July 2018 about GB squads 2019-20, we currently have several active invitations for applications from individuals or small groups* that would like to put themselves forwards to manage one of the GB teams. Please see below for links to the relevant stories, appliation forms and deadlines for application.


GB U24 Manager and U24 Squad managers 2019 - Deadline September 15th

EMUC 2019 and WUMC 2020 - Deadline September 24th


If you have interest in helping manage any of the squads please follow the links and feel free to contact us.

University GoMembership Website Guidance

With the university season on the horizon we wanted to share some information with university clubs about using the new website. We know this will be the first time lots of the university clubs have used it.

UKU Beach Nationals - Final Standings, Spirit Results & Lost Property

Thank you to everyone that took part in Beach Nationals this weekend. We hope that everyone who attended enjoyed the event and played some good, competitive ultimate!


Huge congratulations to Mighty Hucks and Obnoxbridge for winning their respective divisions. 

GB Masters Women’s Beach Player Applications

We are excited to invite applications to join the GB Women’s Masters team heading to the European Beach Ultimate Championships in Praia Da Rocha, Portugal on 6-12th May 2019.


As the highest placed European team at WCBU 2017, we are looking to build on our previous success with a continued culture of working hard, trusting our teammates and having fun together.  If this sounds like you (and you are also female and born in 1989 or earlier), we look forward to receiving your application!

GB Men's Beach Player Applications

The European Beach Ultimate Championships will be taking place on 6-12th May 2019 in Portimao, Portugal. Following on from the performances achieved at the two previous WBCU tournaments, the GB Men's team is looking to bolster it's roster, develop on what has been built and prove it to be the best beach team in Europe.

The trial date is still to be confirmed but please state your availability in the application form. Trials will be held in Sandbanks.

GB Women’s EBUC 2019 Player Applications

We are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the GB Women’s team heading to EBUC 2019 in Portugal from 6-11 May 2019. Please follow the link below to read further information about the team’s plan and to fill in the application form. We look forward to receiving your application and seeing the depth the UK Women’s scene has to offer.


The deadline for applications is 30 September, 2018.