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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 …

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WFDF introduces new Ultimate 4’s Showcase format

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

More compact competitive version of the sport for events subject to athlete quotas and time constraints The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is pleased to introduce its Showcase format for the Ultimate competition.  The showcase format of Ultimate 4’s has been developed for events, including multi-sports games, that face constraints of time, space, or athletes’ quota while preserving the essential qualities of the sport. The Showcase Rules feature mixed-gender, four-on-four play with six-member teams, running …

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WFDF 2022 World Masters Ultimate Club Championships announced

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Registrations are now open for event to be held in Limerick, Ireland WFDF is pleased to announce that the WFDF 2022 World Masters Ultimate Club Championships (WMUCC 2022) will be staged in Limerick, Ireland from Saturday 25th June to Saturday 2nd July 2022 at the University of Limerick. The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) is Siege Events Limited, headed up by Barry Walsh and Liam Grant, who has hosted the Siege of Limerick — Ireland’s largest …

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Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA) approved as Associate Member of WFDF

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

WFDF and the PDGA renew relationship in order to promote disc golf globally The World Flying Disc Federation (“WFDF”) is pleased to announce that its Congress has approved the Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA) as an associate member. “We believe that there will be a number of mutual benefits from resuming a closer relationship between the PDGA and WFDF including improved communication between our two organizations, a leveraging of the respective resources of our organizations …

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WFDF announces a new set of Rules of Ultimate and Appendix for 2021-2024

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

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF), following a review by the Rules Sub-Committee, has announced an updated set of the Rules of Ultimate and Championship Appendix for 2021-2024. The WFDF Board of Directors have approved these changes and the new rules come into effect on 1 January 2021. The WFDF Ultimate Rules Sub-Committee has introduced a number of changes aimed at producing better flow of play, fairer outcomes, and a closer alignment with the USA …

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WFDF Announces 2021 Schedule of World Championships

In Beach Ultimate, Disc Golf, Events, Guts, News, Official Communication, Overall, Press Release * Official Communication, Ultimate, Upcoming Events by WFDF

Planning to resume global Flying Disc events starting in July 2021 Following the March 24 announcement by the World Flying Disc Federation that all Flying Disc championships in 2020 were cancelled or postponed due to the rapid spread COVID-19 virus and effect of the pandemic on international travel, WFDF has been pushing forward with negotiations, plans, and preparations for a full calendar of events for 2021. As of today, WFDF is planning to hold its …

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WFDF presents new e-book “Ultimate at Schools Programme Teacher’s File”

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

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is proud to present the newly published e-book “Ultimate at Schools Programme Teacher’s File” by author José Amoroso. This e-book provides 139 pages of teaching materials in the Flying Disc sport of Ultimate, on the rules of the game, specific aspects of the sport like throwing and catching, and teaching methods and learning assessment, along with a brief overview of other Flying Disc disciplines. An important part of the book …