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USA Ultimate members receive a numbers of benefits…but most importantly you can FEEL GOOD knowing that renewing your membership each year a great way to support the development of the sport.  It gives kids their first disc, trains coaches, makes ultimate safer and now you have a general idea of what USA Ultimate membership covers. 

Membership Level Eligibility and Benefits

  • Lifetime

  • Youth/College/Adult

  • Coach

  • Friends & Family

  • Organizational

  • Affiliate

  • Single Event

  • Lifetime Membership


    Anyone is eligible for a Lifetime membership!  Below are a list of the benefits at this membership level.


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    USA Ultimate Magazine Subscription

    USA Ultimate Magazine is a USA Ultimate publication that is sent quarterly to its current members. As an initiative to reduce our environmental impact, we offer the magazine in an electronic fashion to our current members.

     
           
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    Exclusive Discounts with USAU Partners

    Enjoy 20% off custom discs from Discraft with your current USAU membership. You can also enjoy discounts with:

    • Discraft
    • Wyndham Hotel Group
    • RedRoof Inn

     

     
           
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    Attend USAU Clinics and Conventions 

    USA Ultimate organizer conventions serve as a networking and an educational opportunity for various administrators of the sport. Be a part of the convention which is currently held every year at the U.S. Open Ultimate Championships

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
    CDPUSAUltimate logo 2Spot web   Eligible for Coach Certification 

    Gain coaching certification through the Coaching Development Program.

     
           
    Contest WhyMyCoachRocks   Eligible for Coach of the Year Award 

    Be a recipient of the COTY AwardEach team that participates in the USA Ultimate College Series is eligible to vote for these awards.

     
           
      Eligible to Apply for Grants 

    Get a new ultimate program started in your area with a free equipment kit! Apply to receive a kit through the New Start Grant Program.

     
           
    USAU Sanctioned Event 2 3 11 smaller   Play in Sanctioned Events 

    Play in eligible USA Ultimate Sanctioned events. 

     
           
    USAU blade   Play in USAU Championship & Regular Season Events 

    Play in USA Ultimate Championship and Regular Season events. 

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

    Be covered through the USAU insurance program when participating in a USA Ultimate sanctioned or series event. 

     
           
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    Receive Membership Mailing Packet 

    New members will receive the following in their membership mailing packet:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
    • Membership Brochure
    • Rule book

    Upon renewing your membership you will receive in the mail:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
     
           
       

    Commemorative Disc & Permanent Membership Card 

    Upon becoming a lifetime member, you will receive some additional items, including:

    • Welcome letter
    • Temporary Membership Card
    • Lifetime Member disc
    • Spectator guide
    • Code of Ethics
    • Sticker
    • Membership Brochure
    • Rule book
    • Most recent version of the magazine
     
           
       

    Vote in Elections 

    Vote to elect the members of the Board of Directors.

     

     

       
           
       

    Seek Election on the Board of Directors 

    USA Ultimate is governed by a Board of Directors that is a blend of elected and appointed directors.  You may seek election on the Board of Directors.

     
           
        Recognition on USA Ultimate Website

    USA Ultimate would like to recognize our lifetime members for the outstanding and continued support.  We recognize all USA Ultimate lifetime members on our website

     

     

  • Youth/College/Adult Membership

     

    Youth: You are eligible if you have not graduated from high school and are 19 or younger.  College/Adult: You are eligible if you have graduated from high school. 

      Below are a list of the benefits at this membership level. 


    MagIcon 2014 02  

    USA Ultimate Magazine Subscription

    USA Ultimate Magazine is a USA Ultimate publication that is sent quarterly to its current members. As an initiative to reduce our environmental impact, we offer the magazine in an electronic fashion to our current members.

     
           
    Wyndham 600
    Discraft logo blackred tag
    redroofinn
     

    Exclusive Discounts with USAU Partners

    Enjoy 20% off custom discs from Discraft with your current USAU membership. You can also enjoy discounts with:

    • Discraft
    • Wyndham Hotel Group
    • RedRoof Inn

     

     
           
    2014USOpenLogo 500x500  

    Attend USAU Clinics and Conventions 

    USA Ultimate organizer conventions serve as a networking and an educational opportunity for various administrators of the sport. Be a part of the convention which is currently held every year at the U.S. Open Ultimate Championships

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
      Eligible to Apply for Grants 

    Get a new ultimate program started in your area with a free equipment kit! Apply to receive a kit through the New Start Grant Program.

     
           
    USAU Sanctioned Event 2 3 11 smaller   Play in Sanctioned Events 

    Play in eligible USA Ultimate Sanctioned events. 

     
           
    USAU blade   Play in USAU Championship & Regular Season Events 

    Play in USA Ultimate Championship and Regular Season events. 

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

    Be covered through the USAU insurance program when participating in a USA Ultimate sanctioned or series event. 

     
           
     11edrulescover web  

    Receive Membership Mailing Packet 

    New members will receive the following in their membership mailing packet:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
    • Membership Brochure
    • Rule book

    Upon renewing your membership you will receive in the mail:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
     
           
       

    Vote in Elections 

    Vote to elect the members of the Board of Directors.

     

     

       
           
       

    Seek Election on the Board of Directors 

    USA Ultimate is governed by a Board of Directors that is a blend of elected and appointed directors.  You may seek election on the Board of Directors.

     
           

     

  • Coach Membership


    You must be 18 or older to purchase a coach or coach/player membership. 
    A completed, current background check is required.

    Coach/Player membership has the combined benefits of Coach and Adult memberships.  Below are a list of the benefits at this membership level.


    MagIcon 2014 02  

    USA Ultimate Magazine Subscription

    USA Ultimate Magazine is a USA Ultimate publication that is sent quarterly to its current members. As an initiative to reduce our environmental impact, we offer the magazine in an electronic fashion to our current members.

     
           
    Wyndham 600
    Discraft logo blackred tag
    redroofinn
     

    Exclusive Discounts with USAU Partners

    Enjoy 20% off custom discs from Discraft with your current USAU membership. You can also enjoy discounts with:

    • Discraft
    • Wyndham Hotel Group
    • RedRoof Inn

     

     
           
    2014USOpenLogo 500x500  

    Attend USAU Clinics and Conventions 

    USA Ultimate organizer conventions serve as a networking and an educational opportunity for various administrators of the sport. Be a part of the convention which is currently held every year at the U.S. Open Ultimate Championships

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
    CDPUSAUltimate logo 2Spot web   Eligible for Coach Certification 

    Gain coaching certification through the Coaching Development Program.

     
           
    Contest WhyMyCoachRocks   Eligible for Coach of the Year Award 

    Be a recipient of the COTY AwardEach team that participates in the USA Ultimate College Series is eligible to vote for these awards.

     
           
      Eligible to Apply for Grants 

    Get a new ultimate program started in your area with a free equipment kit! Apply to receive a kit through the New Start Grant Program.

     
           
    USAU Sanctioned Event 2 3 11 smaller   Play in Sanctioned Events 

    Play in eligible USA Ultimate Sanctioned events. 

     
           
    USAU blade   Play in USAU Championship & Regular Season Events 

    Play in USA Ultimate Championship and Regular Season events. 

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

    Be covered through the USAU insurance program when participating in a USA Ultimate sanctioned or series event. 

     
           
     11edrulescover web  

    Receive Membership Mailing Packet 

    New members will receive the following in their membership mailing packet:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
    • Membership Brochure
    • Rule book

    Upon renewing your membership you will receive in the mail:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
     
           
       

    Commemorative Disc & Permanent Membership Card 

    Upon becoming a lifetime member, you will receive some additional items, including:

    • Welcome letter
    • Temporary Membership Card
    • Lifetime Member disc
    • Spectator guide
    • Code of Ethics
    • Sticker
    • Membership Brochure
    • Rule book
    • Most recent version of the magazine
     
           
       

    Vote in Elections 

    Vote to elect the members of the Board of Directors.

     

     

       
           
       

    Seek Election on the Board of Directors 

    USA Ultimate is governed by a Board of Directors that is a blend of elected and appointed directors.  You may seek election on the Board of Directors.

     
           
        Recognition on USA Ultimate Website

    USA Ultimate would like to recognize our lifetime members for the outstanding and continued support.  We recognize all USA Ultimate lifetime members on our website

     

     

  • Friends and Family Membership


    Anyone is eligible for a Friends and Family membership!  Below are a list of the benefits at this membership level.


    MagIcon 2014 02  

    USA Ultimate Magazine Subscription

    USA Ultimate Magazine is a USA Ultimate publication that is sent quarterly to its current members. As an initiative to reduce our environmental impact, we offer the magazine in an electronic fashion to our current members.

     
           
    2014USOpenLogo 500x500  

    Attend USAU Clinics and Conventions 

    USA Ultimate organizer conventions serve as a networking and an educational opportunity for various administrators of the sport. Be a part of the convention which is currently held every year at the U.S. Open Ultimate Championships

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
     11edrulescover web  

    Receive Membership Mailing Packet 

    New members will receive the following in their membership mailing packet:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
    • Membership Brochure
    • Rule book

    Upon renewing your membership you will receive in the mail:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
     
           
       

    Vote in Elections 

    Vote to elect the members of the Board of Directors.

     

     

       
           
       

    Seek Election on the Board of Directors 

    USA Ultimate is governed by a Board of Directors that is a blend of elected and appointed directors.  You may seek election on the Board of Directors.

     
           

     

  • Organizational Membership


    Anyone is eligible for an Organizational membership!  Below are a list of the benefits at this membership level.


    MagIcon 2014 02  

    USA Ultimate Magazine Subscription

    USA Ultimate Magazine is a USA Ultimate publication that is sent quarterly to its current members. As an initiative to reduce our environmental impact, we offer the magazine in an electronic fashion to our current members.

     
           
    Wyndham 600
    Discraft logo blackred tag
    redroofinn
     

    Exclusive Discounts with USAU Partners

    Enjoy 20% off custom discs from Discraft with your current USAU membership. You can also enjoy discounts with:

    • Discraft
    • Wyndham Hotel Group
    • RedRoof Inn

     

     
           
    2014USOpenLogo 500x500  

    Attend USAU Clinics and Conventions 

    USA Ultimate organizer conventions serve as a networking and an educational opportunity for various administrators of the sport. Be a part of the convention which is currently held every year at the U.S. Open Ultimate Championships

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
      Eligible to Apply for Grants 

    Get a new ultimate program started in your area with a free equipment kit! Organizational members are eligible to receive one kit through the New Start Grant Program per year. Please submit your application to grants@usaultimate.org.

     
           
     11edrulescover web  

    Receive Membership Mailing Packet 

    New members will receive the following in their membership mailing packet:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
    • Membership Brochure
    • Rule book

    Upon renewing your membership you will receive in the mail:

    • Membership Card
    • Sticker
     
           
  • Affiliate Membership


    You must participate in a USA Ultimate affiliate organization to purchase an Affiliate membership.  Below are a list of the benefits at this membership level.


    MagIcon 2014 02  

    USA Ultimate Magazine Subscription

    USA Ultimate Magazine is a USA Ultimate publication that is sent quarterly to its current members. As an initiative to reduce our environmental impact, we offer the magazine in an electronic fashion to our current members.

     
           
    Wyndham 600
    Discraft logo blackred tag
    redroofinn
     

    Exclusive Discounts with USAU Partners

    Enjoy 20% off custom discs from Discraft with your current USAU membership. You can also enjoy discounts with:

    • Discraft
    • Wyndham Hotel Group
    • RedRoof Inn

     

     
           
    2014USOpenLogo 500x500  

    Attend USAU Clinics and Conventions 

    USA Ultimate organizer conventions serve as a networking and an educational opportunity for various administrators of the sport. Be a part of the convention which is currently held every year at the U.S. Open Ultimate Championships

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
    USAU Sanctioned Event 2 3 11 smaller   Play in Sanctioned Events 

    Play in eligible USA Ultimate Sanctioned events. 

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

    Be covered through the USAU insurance program when participating in a USA Ultimate sanctioned event. 

     
           
       

    Vote in Elections 

    Vote to elect the members of the Board of Directors.

     

     

       
           

     

  • Single Event Membership

     

    Event memberships only apply to the specific event for which it was purchased. They are not available for regular season or series events.

    Event 
    memberships can be purchased once you have been added to the event roster.

    Youth event
     memberships are available to members that have not graduated from high school and are 19 or younger.

    Below are a list of the benefits at this membership level.


    USAU Sanctioned Event 2 3 11 smaller   Play in Sanctioned Events 

    Play in eligible USA Ultimate Sanctioned events. 

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

    Be covered through the USAU insurance program when participating in a USA Ultimate sanctioned event.

     
           

     

 

USA Ultimate Membership - USA Ultimate memberships are not refundable. Members are encouraged to sign up as early as possible to receive the most from their membership. All USA Ultimate memberships are based on the calendar year (January 1 – December 31). Any memberships purchased through November 30 will expire on December 31 of the current year. Memberships for the following year become available on December 1. Please review the information carefully before registering.