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Great Britain wins historic silver medal at World UItimate Championships

The Great Britain Men’s Ultimate team won its first ever medal at global level last week, taking World Championship silver in Osaka: a historic achievement during the UK’s ‘summer of sport'.

World Championships Silver Medal

Congratulations to GB Open who secured 2nd place at the WFDF World Ultimate & Guts Championships 2012 in Osaka on Sat 14th July.  The team reached the final after hard-fought victories over Australia and Sweden in the quarter- and semi-finals respectively.(C) Neil Gardner - Neil Gardner -

Reaching the final makes this year's team the most successful men's ultimate team that Great Britain has ever produced.  Strong combined results across the Open, Women's and Mixed divisions also guaranteed that GB Ultimate qualified for the World Games 2013 to take place in Cali, Colombia.

GB u23 2013 Coaches wanted

We are now looking for team coaches for our teams attending U23 World Championships 2013 in Toronto, Canada.

Registration open for UKU Open & Women's Tour 2012

Entry is now formally open for the UKU Open & Women's Tour events 2012.

The entry form allows you to enter one, two or all three of the UKU Open & Women’s tour events 2012.  You can also pay all in one go if you like.  There is of course some more information about each of the events on the event-pages, and more information will be added over the coming weeks.

London Calling 2012 (M25 Junction 22) 26-27 May 2012

OWT2 (Nottingham) 23-24 June 2012

OWT3 (Manchester) 28-29 July 2012

Trafalgar Square: frisbee in the sun!

On Thursday 22nd of March Trafalgar square, basked in glorious sun, was taken over by the Matalan Sporting Promise. UK Ultimate showcased Ultimate by coaching pupils from a local secondary school.

The event was covered by the Daily Mirror who had their reporter, Steve Myall, taking part in all of the activities alongside 5-times Olympic gold medallist Sir Steve Redgrave, who is ambassador to the Sporting Promise.

Read more from the Daily Mirror:

GB U23 2013

Are you under 23 and interested in representing GB at the World Championships in 2013?

World Ultimate Under 23 Championships will be held in Toronto, Canada in July 2013.  GB will be sending Mixed, Womens and Open teams. 

Southampton Skunks UKU UMON Champions 2012

Strange Blue and Cambridge Ultimate hosted University Mixed Outdoor Nationals on 17-18 March.  Congratulations to Southampton Skunks - UKU University Outdoor Mixed National champions 2012!

1. Southampton  (12.7)

2. Loughborough  (12.3)

SOTG: shared by Aberdeen and Oxford

AGM Reminder - Sat 24 March

The AGM will take place in the pavilion at Cardiff (Mixed Tour 1), starting at 17:30.  We aim to finish the meeting by 19:00.

Click here for agenda