Bring a championship-level event to your community!
USA Ultimate partners with hundreds of communities across the country every year to host championship events ranging from high school state championships to college and club sectional and regional events to national championship events.
Hosting major events can help promote ultimate in your area; generate revenue for your organization, team or city; highlight your city and region; build community through volunteerism and more.
Learn more about the events you can host in your community and how to submit a bid.
Guidelines and Resources
This manual is provided to guide tournament directors in creating an efficient and enjoyable tournament experience for all participants.
A breakdown of the benefits to hosting USA Ultimate championship events.
Event competition requirements for USA Ultimate state, conference, sectional and regional championship events.
Health and safety requirements for all USA Ultimate sanctioned events.
Event organizer requirements for USA Ultimate state, conference, sectional and regional championship events.
Provisions and amenities required for USA Ultimate state, conference, sectional and regional championship events.
Rostering and eligibility requirements for championship series events.
This manual is being supplemented and partially replaced by a Formats Guide, which should be used as the starting point for sectionals and regionals. Formats that have 5 games per day or 8 games in a weekend have been replaced with alternatives. The Formats Guide directs organizers to use existing formats or specific alternatives, which are outlined in detail. The two documents will be used in tandem until a more comprehensive revision is complete.
Tips and best practices for bringing observers to your event.
Information regarding common injuries and potentially hazardous situations for athletes.
Database of field complexes across the country, designed to help event organizers.
An extensive guide for tournament directors on how to organize and host a successful showcase game for your local ultimate community.
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