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Community Builder. Ally. Dilettante in fun things.

The UE Players Fund

By |2017-12-04T20:38:39-05:00December 4th, 2017|Programs|

The Ultimate Experience Inc. is committed to fostering an inclusive and equitable atmosphere . Our company has, from the start, looked to support both men and women in the sport; since incorporation, our company ownership is a 50/50 split between genders. Thanks to a generous sponsor, one (1) full winter women's league - 2018 registration [...]

Introducing: Transgender Inclusivity Policy

By |2017-10-09T11:05:56-05:00October 9th, 2017|Tournament|

Inspired by Vancouver Ultimate League's (VUL) policy announced earlier this year, we at the Ultimate Experience updated our inclusivity policy. We are consciously using gender-neutral language to make our website and events welcoming and supportive of transgender players. If we missed copy somewhere, please let us know! On the field, transgender players should mark the [...]

Tournament Wrap-Up: 2nd Annual All-Canadian Classic

By |2017-07-05T15:17:28-05:00July 5th, 2017|Tournament|

July 2nd and 3rd was this year's All-Canadian Classic. It was many players' first Sunday-Monday tournament with Saturday left available for people to enjoy Canada's 150th celebrations. The tournament grew to 19 teams this year and was held at Fletcher's Fields in Markham, a private facility with on-site showers, change rooms, concessions and liquor licensing. Special [...]

Taste of Touring: Introducing Two New Teams – Razorbacks & Rebels!

By |2017-05-26T19:21:26-05:00May 18th, 2017|Teams|

Touring is the epitome of Ultimate - tournaments offer almost as many games in two days as in one league season. It emphasizes skill development and community; tie in fun road trips, team bonding, and spirited play and you've got one heck of a weekend! This year, we had a record number of players show [...]

Tournament Wrap-Up: TUrF

By |2017-05-11T12:38:14-05:00May 10th, 2017|Tournament|

On May 3rd, we like hundreds of other players across Ontario and Quebec, found out that TSSC's Toronto Ultimate Festival (TUF) was cancelled. TUF is an early season outdoor tournament which many teams use for inter-regional play and final cuts for tryout prospects. Heavy rains the preceding week forced Sunnybrook to shut down to [...]

Zen Head Coaching Announcement – 2017

By |2017-04-26T11:14:56-05:00April 19th, 2017|Teams|

We are proud to announce the final member of the Zen Ultimate 2017 leadership committee, Head Coach Rhyin Newell! Rhyin, or as he is often referred to as Newell, has decided to make the jump into a permanent coaching role this season. Offering an extensive ultimate career history for Zen to draw upon, it [...]

Zen Coaching Announcement – 2017

By |2017-04-26T11:14:48-05:00April 17th, 2017|Teams|

The Toronto Mixed System would like to introduce the Assistant Coach of Zen Ultimate 2017. Welcome, Sarah Floyd, otherwise known as SMF or Smurf, to your first season coaching Zen! Even though this is her initial season coaching this is not Sarah’s first experience with Zen; she began her ultimate career with Zen in [...]

Zen Captaincy Announcement – 2017

By |2017-04-26T11:15:06-05:00April 14th, 2017|Teams|

Misiu started his Ultimate career at a young age when he was just in Grad school.  There is no age too ripe to fall in love with ultimate, so this must explain why so shortly after he was hooked, and has been touring ever since.  Misiu is grateful for Kingston's role in his development and passion for the game. He has unique knowledge and experience that [...]

Zen Captaincy Announcement – 2017

By |2017-04-26T11:15:14-05:00April 14th, 2017|Teams|

Zen was Sarah’s very first touring team back in 2014. In 2015 she transitioned to the womens game playing with Lotus. The following year she grew to love the game even more and played on the inaugural 6ixers squad. With the 6ixers, Sarah had the privilege of participating in the USAU series and winning [...]

Toronto Mixed System Seeks Coach

By |2017-02-28T19:33:30-05:00February 28th, 2017|Teams|

Zen Ultimate is actively seeking one or more individuals interested in coaching for the 2017 season. Zen's commitment to developing Toronto's next elite mixed players will be complimented with dedicated coaching while competing in the Canadian Ultimate Series. Expectations: The Coach will be expected to work in conjunction with the team captains to run comprehensive [...]