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As part of USA Ultimate's expanded youth and education program, we are happy to provide additional resources for physical educators and those new to coaching ultimate. Ultimate is an ideal sport  as it combines skills that are easy to learn with plenty of exercise. To top it off, the equipment to play ultimate is inexpensive.

For questions related to ultimate education please contact education@usaultimate.org. Any general questions you have can be sent to sportdevelopment@usaultimate.org.

About Ultimate

 
 

Introduction to Ultimate

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What is ultimate? Why play ultimate?

 

Coaching

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Want to learn how to support and develop players, teams, and the game? Learn how to become a USA Ultimate Coach!

 

 

Spectator's Guide to Ultimate

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A downloadable version of the spectator's guide to ultimate. Great for those new to the sport!

 

Organizer Resources

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Access to the online organizer's resource manual.

 

 

Parent Resources 

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Learn how you can get involved as an ultimate parent!

 

Start-up Kit

This is a must-have kit with materials, equipment and a curriculum to provide you with everything you need to start a new program. Information about the kits can be found in the order form.

 

Educator Quick Reference Guide

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A useful resource available for those looking to teach ultimate!

 

Learn to Play

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USA Ultimate youth outreach initiative in which we partner with organizers across the country to teach youth about ultimate.

 

 

Spirit of the Game

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Learn about Spirit of the Game!

 

Where to Play

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Find a local playing opportunity near you.

 


Curriculum

 
 

Teaching Ultimate

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A detailed manual for teaching ultimate.

 

Intro Skills & Drills

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A brief, introductory skills manual for teaching ultimate.
 

  


Videos

 

 

 
Paideia Groove 2011

Paideia Groove demonstrates what it's like to both play and be a part of the amazing, tight-knit ultimate community.

 

Coaching Healthy Habits Training

6-minute training from Healthy Kids Out of School to teach youth sports teams, coaches, players and parents these 3 healthy habits: Drink Right, Move More, and Snack Smart.

 

 

 Ultimate 101

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A series of videos demonstrating the basics of ultimate.

 

How to Play Ultimate

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A short video on how to play ultimate.

 


USA Ultimate Outreach

 

Ultimate staff attend the national Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) conference every spring to bring ultimate to physical educators across the country. 

Each spring and fall USA Ultimate state outreach coordinators (SOCs) represent the sport at many of the state association physical education (PE) conferences across the country. At the state PE conferences, the state outreach coordinators provide information about the sport, local playing opportunities, coaching development program and promote our youth-serving organization memberships. At most conferences, USA Ultimate representatives will also give a one hour presentation on how to teach ultimate. If you are a PE teacher interested in learning more about ultimate, please stop by our booth at your state or regional convention!

If you are interested in supporting the state outreach coordinator at the confererence on behalf of USA Ultimate or becoming a state outreach coordinator, please contact Youth and Education Programs Coordinator Sarah Powers at sarah@hq.usaultimate.org

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