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Flying Disc Community invited to participate in Survey on Trans and Difference in Sex Development (DSD) athletes

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The Flying Disc community has been invited to take part in an academic study soliciting views on Trans and Difference in Sex Development (DSD) athletes. Swansea University in the UK is conducting a research project to find out how elite athletes feel about Trans and DSD athletes competing in sports. The study is asking elite athletes that are currently or previously competing in the female division regardless of their gender identity or biological sex to …

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WFDF seeks bids to host upcoming 2023 and 2024 Championship Events

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

Championship Events will feature Ultimate, Beach Ultimate, Wheelchair Ultimate, Overall, and Team Disc Golf The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) Board of Directors and respective Disc Sport Committees are seeking bids from potential host organizers for the upcoming 2023 and 2024 WFDF Championship events. WFDF will select one (1) Local Organizing Committee (LOC) per event to host the following Ultimate events: WFDF 2023 All African Ultimate or Beach Ultimate Championships (AAUC or AABUC) WFDF 2023 Asia Oceanic …

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WFDF suspends National Federations of Russia and Belarus – bans athletes and officials from participation in sanctioned events 

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) Board of Directors met today, 2 March 2022, at an emergency meeting to discuss the questions around the acts of solidarity and unified reaction of the world of sport following the invasion of Ukraine by Russia and Belarus in a clear act of war, which has rarely been seen since the mid 20th century. The Board approved the following five measures: The WFDF Board affirms its full solidarity with …

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WFDF Virtual Sport World Team Disc Golf Championship Finals this Weekend

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The inaugural World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) 2022 Virtual Sport World Team Disc Golf Championship (VSWTDGC), hosted by Disc Golf Valley and in Partnership with Latitude 64 and Spinoff Games, enters the final rounds this weekend, with 19 countries having qualified for the mixed pair competition. For the Finals, National mixed-gender teams will be made up of two players representing each country, composed of the highest-ranked male and female per country in the qualifying rounds …

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Virtual World Team Disc Golf Championship Country Qualifiers completed

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

World Championship finals to be held this weekend The Inaugural World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF)  2022 Virtual Sport World Team Disc Golf Championship (VSWTDGC) hosted by Disc Golf Valley has completed the Country Qualification rounds which have been taking place over the past four weeks since the 17th of January. WFDF, in Partnership with Latitude 64 and Spinoff Games, will host the VSWTDGC World Championship Finals this weekend on Saturday the 19th and Sunday the …

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WFDF Congress approves of Mauritius and Namibia as member National Federations 

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

Congress approval brings WFDF’s member nations to 102 countries The World Flying Disc Federation (“WFDF”) is proud to announce that its Congress has approved the Mauritius Flying Disc Association (MFDA) and the Namibia Flying Disc Federation (NFDF) as its newest national Members, increasing WFDF’s membership to 102 member National Federations (NFs). “Starting off the new year 2022 with the approval of two new members — Mauritius and Namibia — is really great,” commented WFDF President …

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WFDF announces 2022 World Junior Ultimate Championships

In News, Press Release * Official Communication, Sports, Ultimate by WFDF

Will be held together with the EUF 2022 European Youth Ultimate Championships in Wrocław, Poland this August The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) announces that it now plans to host its 2022 World Junior Ultimate Championships (WJUC) in conjunction with the 2022 European Youth Ultimate Championships (EYUC) being run under the auspices of the European Ultimate Federation (EUF). The Joint Junior Ultimate Championship (JJUC) will be staged from Saturday the 6th to Saturday the 13th …

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New WFDF Rules Appendix released and in effect from January 1, 2022

In News, Press Release * Official Communication, Sports, Ultimate by WFDF

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) has released a new version of the Appendix to the Rules of Ultimate 2021-2024. The new version came into effect as of 1 January 2022. These rules will be used for all WFDF Ultimate Events in 2022, including the upcoming World Ultimate Club Championships, World Junior Ultimate Championships, and World Masters Ultimate Club Championships. Non-WFDF event organizers may also choose to use these rules for their events. These are …

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Inaugural WFDF 2022 Virtual Sport World Team Disc Golf Championship to Begin

In Disc Golf, News, Press Release * Official Communication, Sports by WFDF

WFDF, in partnership with Latitude 64 and Spinoff Games, is excited to kick off the WFDF 2022 Virtual Sports World Team Disc Golf Championship to be hosted by Disc Golf Valley. This event will be WFDF’s inaugural event for virtual sport team disc golf. The VSWTDGC tournament will run from Monday the 17th of January and conclude Sunday the 20th of February. Disc Golf Valley (DGV) by Spinoff Games is an online game app that …

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WFDF Cancels 2022 World Beach Ultimate Championships

In Beach Ultimate, News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) announced today that, after taking into consideration the high number of late team withdrawals and significantly reduced income collected from teams and players registered to participate at World Beach Ultimate Championships (WBUC), WFDF and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) have determined that the event planned for April has too few teams to be viable and therefore has been canceled. WFDF understands that this will be disappointing news for the …