The St. John’s Women’s Ultimate Recreational League (SWURL) will hold a four-on-four league this winter that will be open to all skill levels.
Save the date for 9:30-10:30 p.m. on Wednesday nights from Feb. 27-April 17!
Registration will open in January. For more information, visit click here or visit SWURL’s Facebook page.
The Men’s Avalon Ultimate League (MAUL)’s popular 4-on-4 winter league is returning in January.
Four-on-four ultimate is fast-paced, fun and great for improving skill.
Games are Thursday nights at 10 p.m. Each team will play two 45-minute games per night over the nine week season. League play will run from Jan. 10-March 7.
Sixty spots are available and players may sign up alone or with a partner. The cost is $100. Registration will open on Dec. 7.
Click here for more information.
Registration for Ultimate NL’s holiday Huckfest tournament is now live!
Join the Facebook event
Huckfest is a co-ed 5-on-5 tournament that will take place on Dec. 27 from 5-10 p.m. at the Techniplex. The cost is $40 for five hours of turkey-burning, cookie-cleansing fun!
This year, we’re aiming for equal numbers of male and female players to alternate gender ratios each half (i.e. the first half will be 3:2 of one gender and the second half will be 3:2 for the other gender). This will depend on the number of registrants for each gender and we’ll notify participants of changes prior to the tournament in the Facebook event.
See you there!
Curious about who exactly comprises the Ultimate NL board of directors? Check out this Facebook album to learn about your board, why they love the sport of ultimate frisbee and what they hope to achieve over the next year!
Meet the Board
Mile Zero Ultimate’s new board of directors.
Mile Zero Ultimate (MZU) has elected a new board of directors for the upcoming year.
Board elections took place during MZU’s annual general meeting on Nov. 14. The new board includes:
- President: Allan Johnson
- VP league: Jason Murphy
- VP finance: Adam Drover
- VP spirit: Jordan Kavanagh
- VP communications: Rachael Fitkowski
- Members at large: Michael Walsh, Colin Martin, Gina Reid, Jill Henderson, Dana Howse and Jessica Wade
MZU runs adult co-ed leagues in St. John’s with over 500 people playing in a variety of leagues year-round.
Congratulations to the new board of directors! Thank you as well to outgoing board members Tiffany Warren, Mark Flynn and Peter Thompson.
Team Batman won MZU’s 2018 outdoor fall league.
Mile Zero Ultimate’s Super Sunday Outdoor Fall League wrapped up on Nov. 11 with Team Batman taking home the victory 7-3 over Deadpool.
The superhero-themed league saw 42 new players take to the fields for the first time.
It was also the first league in the province to implement the use of the WFDF gender Ratio Rule A, which alternates the gender ratio on the field every second point to provide near equal playing time for male and female players.
Congratulations to MZU for its leadership on gender equity initiatives, and player recruitment!
Super Sunday Outdoor Fall League Winners:
- Overall winner: Batman
- Most Spirited Male: Jason Murphy
- Most Spirited Female: Kathleen Sullivan
- Male MVP: Jerry Croke
- Female MVP: Tori Kearney
- Most Spirited Team: Harley Quinn
Ultimate NL’s turkey-burning, cookie-cleansing HuckFest ultimate tournament is back for another year!
Save the date for this mixed, five-on-five hat tournament from 5-10 p.m. on Dec. 27 at the Techniplex.
Registration will open on Nov. 23. Get all the details here and sign up to receive notification when registration goes live.
Franco-Jeunes de Terre-Neuve et du Labrador is looking for coaches to lead Newfoundland and Labrador’s French youth ultimate team at this summer’s annual Jeux de l’Acadie.
The games are being held this year from June 27-30 with about 1,500 athletes from across Atlantic Canada participating in a variety of sports.
One or two coaches are needed to lead tryouts and practices leading up to the games as well as coach the team during the games itself. French skills are an asset but fluency is not required.
For more information, contact Stephen Theriault at email@example.com.
Mile Zero Ultimate (MZU) will hold its annual general meeting (AGM) on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m.
The AGM will take place at the Elk’s Club at 19 Carpasian Rd. in St. John’s and will feature a review of the past year, bylaw changes and an election for a new board of directors.
Join the Facebook event here.
MZU offers adult,co-ed ultimate in St. John’s year-round to over 600 members.
The Memorial Ultimate Touring Team at the 2018 Canadian University Ultimate Championships (CUUC).
The Memorial Ultimate Touring Team (MUTT) earned its best-ever finish at the Canadian University Ultimate Championships (CUUC) in Brampton, ON from Oct. 12-14.
Nineteen players took part in the open division, where they finished ninth overall with a 6-3 record in CUUC’s tier two (the top eight teams compete in tier one). MUTT also placed second in spirit.
It’s the sixth year MUTT has participated in the tournament.
- Memorial vs. Western (W 9-5)
- Memorial vs. Waterloo A (L 8-11)
- Memorial vs. York (W 15-4)
- Memorial vs. McMaster B (W 15-2)
- Memorial vs. Algonquin (L 7-9)
- Memorial vs. Laval A (L 6-15)
- Memorial vs. Sherbrooke A (W 11-10)
- Memorial vs. Winnipeg (W 12-10)
- Memorial vs. UQAM (W 8-0)
This was the last CUUC for four players: Benjamin Dowden, Colin McDonell, Kurtis Thornhill and Luke Dyer. Dyer has captained the squad for the past four years.