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Spirit of the Game and Spirit of the Jam posters released

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

To help spread the word about the guiding principle of Flying Disc sports, WFDF is releasing a series of informational posters highlighting Spirit of the Game and Spirit of the Jam. The posters feature information on the spirit scoring system and the value of spirit circles in Ultimate and the importance of Spirit of the Jam in Freestyle. The aim of the initiative is to raise awareness about the use of SOTG as a “tool” …

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WFDF announces results of 2023 elections

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

President Rauch thanks outgoing and welcomes new WFDF Board members The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) has announced the results of its 2023 elections, with the WFDF member associations voting on several open positions on the Board of Directors. Among other positions, the membership re-elected Kate Bergeron as Treasurer and approved of several changes within the Board composition for the two-year term to come. “I am extremely pleased to see again a very experienced Board …

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WFDF announces Strategic Plan for 2023-2028

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors and Congress have approved its Strategic Plan for the period 2023-2028, which will provide a roadmap for the International Federation for the next five years. The WFDF 2023-2028 Strategic Plan can be found here. “WFDF will be using this strategic plan to guide our decisions over the next five years, as it spells out our vision and values, core strategies, …

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Canada, Colombia, Dominican Republic, and USA win gold at WFDF 2023 Pan American Ultimate Championships

In News, Press Release * Official Communication, Ultimate by WFDF

Dominican Republic’s Blue Devils UC take home gold in the Open division Teams from four different countries earned medals at the WFDF 2023 Pan American Ultimate Championships (PAUC), with Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Canada and the United States taking home gold. PAUC, which was held in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic from November 28 to December 2, welcomed 1,836 athletes on 84 teams from 12 countries. Athletes competed in six divisions. “It is exciting to see …

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International Spirit of The Game Day Plans

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

Each year, flying disc enthusiasts worldwide celebrate International Spirit of the Game Day (#iSOTGDay) on the first weekend in December.  With the 10th anniversary this year, we decided to extend the celebration and plan to host a mini-conference to discuss what Spirit of the Game is. This online conference will be held Sunday the 10th of December starting at 16:00 CET / 07:00am PST / 23:00 Beijing time.  We have invited TEAMERIC, Colombia’s REVOLUTION, and incoming SOTG Chair WOLFGANG MAEHR to lead the discussions we will have on three topics, and encourage …

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WFDF Press Release: World Flying Disc Federation Congress approves of Mongolia as member National Federation

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

Congress approval brings WFDF’s member national federations to 107 countries The World Flying Disc Federation (“WFDF”) is proud to announce that its Congress has approved the Mongolian Flying Disc Federation (MFDF) as its newest national Member from Mongolia (MGL), increasing WFDF’s membership to 107 member National Federations (NFs). “I take particular pleasure in welcoming Mongolia as our 30th member National Federation in Asia to the growing WFDF Flying Disc family,” commented WFDF President Robert “Nob” …

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WFDF Seeks to Fill Two New Full-Time Positions

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

Director of Communications and Social Media and Director of Membership Services and Sport Development positions available The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF), the international sports federation recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that is the IF responsible for world governance of flying disc (frisbee) sports, is seeking two individuals to serve as (1) Director of Communications and Social Media and (2) Director of Membership Services and Sport Development to support the growth of our …

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Team Canada takes gold at inaugural WFDF Pan American Team Disc Golf Championship

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Team Canada takes gold at inaugural WFDF Pan American Team Disc Golf Championship Team Canada fended off hard-fought competition from Team USA to take home gold in the final match of the inaugural World Flying Disc Federation Pan American Team Disc Golf Championship, which took place 10-12 November in South Carolina, USA. Team USA jumped to an early lead in the medal match with a 3/1 win from Nina Guerrero and Ryan Mulder over Daniel …

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WFDF and Ultiworld to stream from two fields at Pan American Ultimate Championships

In News, Press Release * Official Communication, Ultimate by WFDF

When the World Flying Disc Federation kicks off the 2023 Pan American Ultimate Championships later this month, players from 13 countries will be competing for gold from Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. WFDF, in partnership with Ultiworld, will be streaming every day of the competition, which runs from November 28 to December 2. Ultiworld will stream at least 30 games from the Pan-American Ultimate Championships over the five days of competition. One field with expert commentary …

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WFDF hosts inaugural Pan American Team Disc Golf Championship

In News, Press Release * Official Communication by WFDF

The World Flying Disc Federation (“WFDF”) is hosting its inaugural Pan American Team Disc Golf Championship (PATDGC) this weekend, 10-12 November 2023. The event is being held at the Langley Pond Disc Golf Park in Warrenville South Carolina, USA and will take place over the coming three days on the US long weekend of Veterans Day. WFDF president Robert “Nob” Rauch stated, “As Disc Golf returns to the competition program at The World Games (TWG) …