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Vote for Flying Disc in the Athlete and Team of the Year competitions

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The International World Games Association (IWGA) has now launched its online votes for the Athlete and Team of the Year 2022. This year, the World Flying Disc Federation nominated two candidates: Germany’s Mixed National Team for Team of the Year and Colombia’s Valeria Cardenas for Athlete of the Year. The first round of voting begins on January 10 at www.theworldgames.org/pages/athlete-and-team-of-the-year-2022 and continues until January 22. “We are particularly excited about this competition as The World …

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WFDF announces results of 2022 elections and reaches 50% gender balance on its voting membership of the Board

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

WFDF President Rauch re-elected The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) has announced the results of its 2022 elections, with the WFDF member associations voting on several open positions on the Board of Directors. Among other positions, the membership re-elected Robert “Nob“ Rauch as President for an additional two-year term. “I am extremely pleased to see a very experienced Board of Directors returning after being re-elected. Supported by our capable staff, dedicated volunteers, and the enthusiastic …

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International Spirit of the Game Day is this Saturday the 3rd of December

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The day the frisbee world celebrates our #1 rule WFDF invites everyone in the frisbee community to be part of the worldwide celebration of Spirit of the Game on this coming Saturday the 3rd of December 2022. The WFDF Spirit of the Game Commission members encourage you to share photos/videos/stories of these or other manifestations of spirit at #iSOTGDay: “I am convinced that SOTG as our #1 rule is our community’s best contribution to the …

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World Flying Disc Federation Releases Disc Golf World Rankings

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The World Flying Disc Federation released its updated WFDF Disc Golf World Rankings, with Finland retaining the number one spot, making it their third time in a row as World #1. Estonia and Canada switched positions from the last edition to take second and third respectively in the rankings, which were released in cooperation with the Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA). The full rankings can be found here. WFDF Disc Golf rankings are calculated using …

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WFDF announces Request for Proposals for Official Supplier & Sponsors for the categories of bags, gloves, and footwear for 2023-2024

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is pleased to announce that it has opened three separate tender processes for the selection of WFDF Official Supplier & Sponsorships for the two-year period from January 2023 through the end of December 2024, with the option to also submit a four-year bid (which may or may not be considered at the discretion of WFDF). These RFP’s are open to all qualified suppliers of footwear, gloves, and bags. We …

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United Through Sports – World Virtual Youth Festival 2022

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

WFDF seeks interest from juniors (Under 18) to participate in the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival 2022 The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is proud to announce that we have been invited to participate in the United Through Sports (UTS) World Virtual Youth Festival (WVYF) 2022. This event is a unique opportunity for the Flying Disc youth athletes to be involved in a United through Sport movement that promotes health and safety through competition of …

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World Flying Disc Federation – 2022 Election Announcement

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

Overview WFDF is seeking enthusiastic, skilled and committed candidates for its 2022 Elections. Complete nominations must be received by the Nominating Committee by October 28, 2022.  The target date for the start of the elections is between November 1 and November 15, 2022, with a targeted end date of no later than December 15, 2022. Results should be announced by December 31, 2022 subject to confirmation of acceptance by elected candidates.  The following positions are open for …

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WFDF Announces 2023 Events Schedule

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

Full cycle of events planned for the upcoming year The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that a full calendar of WFDF World and Continental Championship flying disc events has been scheduled to take place in 2023. “With five successful championships over the last four months, and now a complete line-up of events for 2023, it’s great to be getting back our sense of competition normalcy. Aligning our events …

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WFDF puts out RFP for Ultimate Coaching Resource Provider

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The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is seeking proposals from already established providers who are able to deliver on-line access to ultimate coaching resources to individuals from around the world who are interested in becoming coaches for our sport. The goal of increasing coaching capacity in WFDF member and non-member countries, particularly in less developed countries. The selected provider will receive the exclusive recognition as the “Official WFDF Coaching Resource Partner” for the term of …

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Estonia wins WFDF 2022 World Team Disc Golf Championships 

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

After 456 games of match play over four days of competition among 254 athletes from 25 countries and four continents, the WFDF 2022 World Team Disc Golf Championships (WTDGC) were settled in the Gold Medal match between Estonia and Czech Republic, with Estonia taking the Gold Medal and the title of World Disc Golf Team Champions on Saturday the 20th of August. Team Canada took home the bronze medal and Australia earned the Spirit award. This was the largest ever WTDGC since it was introduced in 2016. Played on two challenging courses in …