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UKU University Committee Vacancies

At UK Ultimate we have a university sub-committee, made up of volunteers, which oversees the university side of ultimate, the UKU University Committee (UKUUC). It prides itself on hearing what those from within the university ultimate community have to say and take those opinions on board when shaping tournaments, divisions and BUCS competitions.


Currently, we are looking for two Regional Coordinators and Open Division coordinator roles to be filled:

  • Scotland

  • South East

  • Open Division

World Games 2022 Squad Manager Announcement

Following a recruitment process led by the GB Committee we are pleased to be able to announce that Lucy Barnes and Sam Vile have been appointed as the squad managers for the GB team attending the 2022 World Games (Birmingham USA, July 7th - July 16th 2022). 

 

In contrast to the open application process used to appoint other GB managers, the GB Committee directly approached Lucy and Sam to explore their interest in managing the GB team at the 2022 World Games. This was followed by an interview process with the GB Performance Director. Lucy and Sam were appointed following a successful interview.

UKU Nationals 2021 - Confirmed Schedule, NEW Car Parking Available & Infection Control Policy Details

This announcement outlines:

  • Confirmation of the schedule
  • NEW car parking details
  • The Infection Control Policy for the weekend
Read the full announcement HERE.

GB Beach Teams Player Applications Open

Applications are opening for the GB Beach Squads attending WBUC22 in USA from April 2nd to April 9th are now open. You can find information about each squads plans, and how to apply for a trial by following the links below:

 

GB Beach Mixed - Application deadline 29th August

GB Beach Women - Application deadline 27st August

GB Beach Open - Application deadline tbc

GB Beach Mixed Masters - Application deadline 31st August

GB Beach Women's Masters - Application deadline 5th September

GB Beach Open Masters - Application deadline 29th August

GB Beach Grand Master Open - Application deadline 5th September

GB Beach Grand Master Mixed - Application deadline 16th September

 

 

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact the relevant squad manager.

GB Indoor Teams Player Applications Open

Applications are now open for all three of the GB Indoor teams attending EUIC22 in Denmark from March 17th to March 20th. You can find information about each teams plans, and how to apply for a trial by following the links below:

 

GB Indoor Mixed - Application deadline 5th September

GB Indoor Women - Application deadline 31st August

GB Indoor Open - Application deadline 22nd August

 

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact the relevant squad manager.

UKU Nationals 2021 - DRAFT Schedule

 

Ahead of the event this weekend, please find the DRAFT schedule for UKU Nationals 2021 here: https://bit.ly/UKUNats2021Schedule 

 

As usual, please double check the schedule to see if there are any issues. If there are then please let us know as soon as possible by emailing events@ukultimate.com

GB Beach Grand Masters Open - Player Application Form

We are pleased to announce that applications for the GB Grandmasters Men Beach team for 2022 are now open. 

 

The World Beach Ultimate Championships are provisionally scheduled to take place from April 2nd to April 9th Close to Los Angeles, California. Following our success in achieving silver at WBUC 2017 and gold at ECBU 2019, we are looking to put together a very competitive team that is striving for a gold medal in the Grand Masters division. To be eligible you must have been born in 1982 or earlier.

 

Selection will be made based on performance at the trial, your experience of playing at an elite level and your ability to bring a positive attitude to the squad.

GB Beach Women's Masters - Player Application Form

We are pleased to announce that applications for the GB Women's Masters Beach team attending WBUC22 in USA from April 2nd to April 9th (provisional dates) are now open. Please have a read of our outlined plan for the season ahead within the Google Form below and then complete and submit to apply. Any questions, please email Sophie Nicholls (sh.nicholls@hotmail.co.uk) or Michelle Egan (eganmichelle1@googlemail.com) or ask away in the additional comments section.

 

If you cannot make the trial date but still wish to be considered for selection we would like to hear from you.