Board election results

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Congratulations to these candidates, who have been elected and agreed to serve as WFDF Directors for the 2006-2007 term: Treasurer – Robert “Nob” Rauch; Individual Events Chair – Paul Francz; At Large – Dan Engstrom, Dave Nesbitt, Rue Veitl, Todd Demetriades. It was an excellent turnout with 100% of eligible members casting ballots; 90% of those on time and counted. And many, many thanks to outgoing board members Erik Hammer, Kim Godwin, and Tami Pellicane …

WFDF election opens

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The 2005 WFDF Board Election is now open. All member associations should have received an electronic ballot paper. If you need to obtain one, please contact Jonathan Potts on jonathan dot potts at wfdf dot org.

World Clubs eligibility rules released

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The WFDF Ultimate Committee has released the Club Team eligibility rules which are to be used for teams wishing to play in the WFDF World Ultimate Club Championships 2006 in Perth.

WUCC2006 team allocations released

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WFDF has released the initial team allocations for the 2006 World Ultimate Club Championships in Perth, Australia. These allocations are offered to National Associations who will then inform WFDF and WUCC2006 of the teams they wish to nominate. Please note that WFDF expects in some divisions that not all initial bids will be filled and bids will be re-allocated if/when they become available. WFDF is asking National Federations who know they will not be able …

World Games Final to be Broadcast

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The World Games flying disc ultimate gold medal match between USA and Australia will be aired on CSTV in North America. Enjoy! Player and non-player reviews are invited – send feedback to [email protected]. The game will be re-broadcast on Tuesday, August 30th at 10:30 AM; Thursday, September 1st at 2:00 PM; Friday, September 2nd at 2:00 AM; Wednesday, September 14th at 10:30 AM; and Friday, September 16th at 9:30 PM.

2005 Pan-American Championships Rescheduled

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The dates of the Pan-American Championhips in Sao Paulo, Brazil have been moved to December 7 – 11, 2005. This will allow time for more teams to register, and players who are interested can extend their visit and play in the Mundalito Beach tournament taking place December 15 – 18. Information and registration can be found at http://www.frisbeebrasil.com.br/. See you there!

Marathon Ultimate record broken

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The Leeds Jedi Ultimate Frisbee Club has broken the marathon ultimate world record recently. From 9th June to 12th June 2005 (70hrs 19mins total), the group played back-to-back games of ultimate including the final two games in a torrential downpour. They beat the previous record by almost 9 hours and along the way raised over £1000 for charity.

New Guts Hall of Fame inductees announced

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The United States Guts Players Association has announced that five new members will be inducted into the International Frisbee Hall of Fame during festivities associated with the 48th International Frisbee Tournament (IFT) in Houghton, Michigan.

World Overalls to be held in San Diego

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Following the cancellation of the World Disc Games, the World Overall Championships 2005 have been moved to San Diego and will join with the World Juniors and Masters Championships to be held there at the end of June.