ukua news

Kids taken to Old Skool

The UKU National Indoor Championships 2009 took place at the Alan Higgs Centre, Coventry on 24-25 Jan.  Open champions, Old Skool, beat Fully Charged in a close fought final, having beaten Discmen in the semi-final.  Fully Charged knocked out the reigning champions Mexican Horse Bandits in their semi-final.

In the women's division, Shimmy retained their title from 2008 by beating a strong Brighton team in their final.  Release Ladies took 3rd place.

Spirit of the Game prizes went to Trigger Happy (Open) and Milton Keynes (Women).  Full SOTG scores will be available soon.

UKU Conference

UKU Conference The UKU Conference took place at the National Tennis Centre on Sat 10th Jan
Big thanks to Jeff Jackson, Flo Pfender and Matt Hims for their presentations, and Will Parker for the report

Reminders - December 2008

Three reminders for you!

1.  World Games and GB Ultimate 2009

The deadline for putting yourself forward for selection for the World Games mixed squad (players and manager) is Sunday 7th December.  For more info check out:

GB 2009

GB Ultimate UK Ultimate is now accepting applications relating to the GB team for World Games 2009, and the GB Junior squads for 2009-10. 

Look here for more details on the World Games

Look here for more details on GB Junior squads

UKU Member Update - Nov 2008

In this update:

1. Its been a long time...

2. World Games 2009

3. Recognition of ultimate as a sporting activity

4. Events Calendar - Tour dates 2009

5. UKU Elections 2009

6. Indoor Tournaments

7. Ultimatum! - check your online details

8. Conference - Jan 10th 2009


1. Its been a long time...

World Games 2009

GB Ultimate Following our best ever results at the World Ultimate Championships GB has qualified for the World Games 2009, Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei.


Look here for more details on the process for selection of the manager and players.

Calendar 2009 announcement

Announcement on UKU Events Calendar 2009 from UKU Competitions Committee:

Mixed Tour 1: 4th & 5th April

Open Tour 0: 25th & 26th April

Mixed Tour 2: 9th & 10th May

Mixed Nationals (Tour 3): 23rd & 24th May

Open and Women’s Tour 1: 6th & 7th June

Open and Women’s Tour 2: 4th & 5th July

Open and Women’s Nationals (Tour 3): 1st & 2nd August

Please note that dates are provisional until events are awarded to specific bidders.  Do not book travel arrangements until full confirmed details are published by the Tournament Organiser.

Please read on...

Ultimate recognised by UK Sport

UK's Newest Sport

UK Ultimate is delighted to announce that on 10th November 2008 confirmation was received that Ultimate has been officially “recognised” by UK Sport and the home country Sports Councils: Sport England, sportscotland, Sports Council Wales and Sport Northern Ireland.