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WAFC Info
Apr 22, 2015
Washington, DC

WAFC Board Meeting

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The next WAFC board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 7 pm. Location TBA.

If you would like to attend the meeting in any capacity (see board meeting visitor policy), please email the Board Secretary and let her know how you would like to be involved (whether you'd like to observe or participate) by April 28, 2015.


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WAFC Info
Mar 16, 2015
Washington, DC

Club Tryouts Information

We are compiling the tryout announcements as they become available. For more information, please contact the individual teams. If you would like to post your team's tryout announcement here, please contact info@wafc.org.

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Learn to play ultimate Frisbee! The Girls Ultimate Movement (GUM) clinic is FREE and open to girls in grades 3-6. No experience necessary!

This two-hour clinic will introduce the basic skills and concepts of ultimate Frisbee, one of the fastest-growing team sports in the country. The clinic will be led by coaches from local women's teams and is organized in partnership with a local community organization, Impact Silver Spring.

Date: Saturday, May 9, 2015. 11 am - 1 pm (check-in at 10:45 am)
Location: Glenallan Elementary School, 12520 Heurich Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20902
Register: Call Damian at 240-650-2797 or email damian@impactsilverspring.org

Questions? Contact Katharine at katharine.lindquist@gmail.com or 218-428-5405.


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WAFC's spring women's league is hosting an advanced skills clinic and pickup. The clinic is open to all WAFC women. Players are expected to have knowledge of the standard offenses (horizontal stack, vertical stack, zone) and defenses (man, 3-3-1 zone).

Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2015. 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: Heurich Fields, Hyattsville, MD
Cost: Free to all WAFC women!

For more information about the clinic, please contact the league commissioners.

Check out these pics from the first clinic!


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WAFC Info
Apr 20, 2015
Washington, DC

WAFC Jr YCC Tryouts

WAFC will be sending 2 teams to the Youth Club Championships (YCC) in Blaine, MN on August 7 - 9, 2015. The 2 teams will be a mixed and an open team, comprising of high school all stars from the DC metro area.

TRYOUT DATES:
Saturday, April 25, 2015. 3 pm - 6 pm at Long Bridge Park, Arlington, VA
Sunday, April 26, 2015. 9 am - 12 pm at Montgomery Hills, Silver Spring, MD

TRYOUT FEE:
$10 if registered by 12 pm on Thursday April 23, 2015
$20 if registered after 12 pm on Thursday April 23, 2015

We are looking for boys and girls who are looking to join a solid team for a great high level experience. You are not required to attend both of them but it could help. To register for the tryouts, please fill out this form. For more information, please contact Jacob.


Get 20% discount on professional ultimate game tickets when buying them online.

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Gallaudet University (directions)
Closest metro stop: NOMA-Gallaudet Station (red line)
Catholic University (directions)
Closest metro stop: Brookland-CUA Station (red line)

WAFC is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to serve as ambassadors at professional ultimate games this spring and summer. WAFC will have a tent before each game, and volunteers would help promote our organization and leagues, recruit new players, and give out schwag.

What's in it for you?! WAFC will pay for your game ticket, and you get to hang out and watch the game.

The full list of DC Breeze and DC Current home games are available below. If you are interested in volunteering, please email Jes with your game preference.

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  • Sunday, May 3, 4:30 pm (vs Montreal)
  • Saturday, May 16, 6:30 pm (vs New York)
  • Saturday, June 20, 6:30 pm (vs New York)
  • Saturday, June 27, 6:30 pm (vs Philadelphia)
  • Saturday, July 11, 6:30 pm (vs Rochester)
     
  • Sunday, April 19, 1:00 pm (vs Boston)
  • Saturday, April 25, 6:00 pm (vs Philadelphia)
  • Saturday, May 16, 6:00 pm (vs New York)
  • Saturday, May 23, 6:00 pm (vs Philadelphia)
  • Saturday, June 13, 6:00 pm (vs Boston)

WAFC will be sending 2 teams to the Youth Club Championships (YCC) and are seeking coaches to help build the teams. We are looking for individuals who have experience with ultimate and working with young people, and have strong organizational and communication skills. Coaches are expected to make it to all team practices, as well as attend this year's Chesapeake Open with the team in preparation for the YCC.

The 2 teams will be a mixed and an open team, comprising of high school all stars from the DC metro area. The team tryouts are slated for April 25 - 26, 2015, location to be announced. The YCC tournament will be in Blaine, MN on August 7 - 9, 2015.

Submit your application here. For more information, please contact Jacob.


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AUTISM AND DEAF COMMUNITY AWARENESS GAME

When: Sunday, May 3, 2015, 4:30 pm
Where: Hotchkiss Stadium at Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Ave, NE, Washington DC 20002
Tickets: $10 in advance, $12.50 day of the event, tickets @ http://tickets.the-dcbreeze.com

Come support the Autism and Deaf Communities with the DC Breeze! Donations made available online and at the game for Autism Speaks and the National Association of the Deaf (NAD).

FUN

  • Pre-game youth clinics
  • Pre-game bands
  • Atlas Brew Works craft beer & wine
  • Kids’ fun zone
  • Food/concessions
  • Games, Contests
  • DJ music

COME EARLY!
Live band, food, and drinks start 75 minutes before game time.


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WAFC Info
Feb 26, 2015
Arlington, VA

Capital Ultimate Camp 2015

Capital Ultimate Camp

For the last seven summers, Dave Soles (WAFC Jr) and Will Smolinski (DC Current/Truck Stop) have been teaching kids in the DC area how to play ultimate. This summer, they will be hosting three weeks of middle school camp (2 in Arlington, VA and 1 in Montgomery County, MD) and one week of high school sleep away camp in Tappahanock, VA.  The sleep away camp will be in partnership with Nike Ultimate Camps.

Go to http://capulti.camp/ for details!