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Membership Level Benefits, Value & Eligibility
 
 
The experience of being a USA Ultimate member includes many benefits and has significant value and you can feel good knowing that you are a key supporter of an organization that is developing ultimate around the nation. You are a part of giving kids their first disc at a Learn To Play (LTP) or Girls' Ultimate Movement (GUM) clinic, training coaches to build the next generation of players, observer training, and much more! All of these are part of the experience of being a USA Ultimate Member. THANK YOU for the impact that your membership makes on so many people around the country!
 

USA Ultimate memberships are not refundable nor transferable. Members are encouraged to sign up as early as possible to receive the most from their membership. All annual 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.

  • Lifetime

  • Youth/College/Adult

  • Coach

  • Friends and Family

  • Youth-Serving Organization

  • Affiliate

  • Recreational Event

  • Lifetime Membership


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


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    Membership Never Expires! Never worry about purchasing a membership again!

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

    • Welcome letter
    • Printed membership card
    • Lifetime member disc
    • Spectator guide
    • Sticker
    • Membership brochure
    • Rulebook
    • Most recent annual report

     

           
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    Play in all USA Ultimate Sanctioned events including championship & regular season events. 

     
           
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    USA Ultimate Weekly Subscription

    Each week members who opt-in can receive the electronic news digest, USA Ultimate Weekly, via email and catch up on brief, weekly updates on happenings at USA Ultimate!

    Is there something you'd like to see here in future weeks? Let us know at #usauweekly.

    Would you like to see USA Ultimate Weekly in your inbox?

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    Email media@usaultimate.org and request to Subscribe to USA Ultimate Weekly

     
           
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    USA Ultimate Mobile App

    The USA Ultimate mobile app allows you to follow events, keep up with news, watch videos, check rules and read the USA Ultimate magazine. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    iOSapp  googleplay

     
           
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    Discounted Rates for USA Ultimate General Merchandise

    Receive the member discounted rate when purchasing materials through USA Ultimate's General Merchandise Program.

     
           
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    Exclusive Discounts with USA Ultimate Partners

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

     

     
           
    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

    Run USA Ultimate Sanctioned and Insured Events

    Organize a USA Ultimate sanctioned tournament, league, practice or scrimmage! 

     
           
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    Attend USA Ultimate 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

     
           
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    Eligible for Tournament Director's Certification Program

    Become a certified tournament director through the Tournament Director's Certification Program.

     
           
    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.

     
           
    TeamKit2   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.

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

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

     
           
       

    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

     
       

    Scholarship Opportunities 

    Since USA Ultimate is a member of the Olympic Family, as a member you have access to scholarship opportunities at DeVry University.

     

     

  • Youth/College/Adult Membership

     

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

    College/Adult: You are eligible if you have either graduated from high school or are age 20+. 

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


    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

     

    Play in all USA Ultimate sanctioned events including championship & regular season events. 

     

     
       

     

     
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    USA Ultimate Weekly Subscription

    Each week members who opt-in can receive the electronic news digest, USA Ultimate Weekly, via email and catch up on brief, weekly updates on happenings at USA Ultimate!

    Is there something you'd like to see here in future weeks? Let us know at #usauweekly.

    Would you like to see USA Ultimate Weekly in your inbox?

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    Click the subscribe button or

    Email media@usaultimate.org and request to Subscribe to USA Ultimate Weekly

     
           
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    USA Ultimate Mobile App

    The USA Ultimate mobile app allows you to follow events, keep up with news, watch videos, check rules and read the USA Ultimate magazine. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    iOSapp  googleplay

     

     
           
    Discs 435x290  

    Discounted Rates for USA Ultimate General Merchandise

    Receive the member discounted rate when purchasing materials through USA Ultimate's General Merchandise Program.

     
           
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    Exclusive Discounts with USA Ultimate Partners

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

     
           
    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

    Run USA Ultimate Sanctioned Events

    Organize a USA Ultimate sanctioned tournament, league, practice or scrimmage! 

     
           
    USopenShieldCMYK 2018  

    Attend USA Ultimate 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.

     
           
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    Eligible for Tournament Director's Certification Program

    Become a certified tournament director through the Tournament Director's Certification Program.*

    *Available to college and adult members (not youth).

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
    TeamKit2   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.

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

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

     
           
       

    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.

     
           
       

    Scholarship Opportunities 

    Since USA Ultimate is a member of the Olympic Family, as a member you have access to scholarship opportunities at DeVry University.

     

     

  • Coach Membership


    You must be 18 or older to purchase a coach or coach/player membership and complete all requirements
    .

    Coach/Player membership combines the benefits of Coach and Adult/College/Youth (player) memberships.

    Below is a list of the benefits at the Coach membership level.


    USAU blade  

    USA Ultimate Weekly Subscription

    Each week members who opt-in can receive the electronic news digest, USA Ultimate Weekly, via email and catch up on brief, weekly updates on happenings at USA Ultimate!

    Is there something you'd like to see here in future weeks? Let us know at #usauweekly.

    Would you like to see USA Ultimate Weekly in your inbox?

    SubscribeButton

    Click the subscribe button or

    Email media@usaultimate.org and request to Subscribe to USA Ultimate Weekly

     
           
    App icon  

    USA Ultimate Mobile App

    The USA Ultimate mobile app allows you to follow events, keep up with news, watch videos, check rules and read the USA Ultimate magazine. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    iOSapp  googleplay

     
           
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    Access to Team USA Mobile Coach App

    USA Ultimate Coach members receive a free subscription to the Team USA Mobile Coach App. With the Team USA Mobile Coach App, coaches will have instant access to current and new coaching resources from both USA Ultimate, the USOC Coaches, and Paralympic resources on both their desktop and mobile devices.

    Current USA Ultimate Coaches can access this benefit by registering their account at mobilecoach.teamusa.org. After registration, users may download the free app and log in from any iPhone, iPad or Android-based product.

     
           
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    Discounted Rates for USAU General Merchandise

    Receive the member discounted rate when purchasing materials through USA Ultimate's General Merchandise Program.

     
           
    Wyndham 600
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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:

     
           
    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

    Run USA Ultimate Sanctioned and Insured Events

    Organize a USA Ultimate sanctioned tournament, league, practice or scrimmage! 

     
           
    USopenShieldCMYK 2018  

    Attend USA Ultimated 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

     
           
    TDCP logo  

    Eligible for Tournament Director's Certification Program

    Become a certified tournament director through the Tournament Director's Certification Program.

     
           
    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.

     
           
    TeamKit2   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.

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

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

     
           
       

    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.

     
           
       

    Scholarship Opportunities 

    Since USA Ultimate is a member of the Olympic Family, as a member you have access to scholarship opportunities at DeVry University.

     

     

  • Friends and Family Membership


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


    USAU blade  

    USA Ultimate Weekly Subscription

    Each week members who opt-in can receive the electronic news digest, USA Ultimate Weekly, via email and catch up on brief, weekly updates on happenings at USA Ultimate!

    Is there something you'd like to see here in future weeks? Let us know at #usauweekly.

    Would you like to see USA Ultimate Weekly in your inbox?

    SubscribeButton

    Click the subscribe button or

    Email media@usaultimate.org and request to Subscribe to USA Ultimate Weekly

     
           
    App icon  

    USA Ultimate Mobile App

    The USA Ultimate mobile app allows you to follow events, keep up with news, watch videos, check rules and read the USA Ultimate magazine. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    iOSapp  googleplay

     
           
    Discs 435x290  

    Discounted Rates for USAU General Merchandise

    Receive the member discounted rate when purchasing materials through USA Ultimate's General Merchandise Program.

     
           

    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:

     
           
    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

    Run USA Ultimate Sanctioned Events

    Organize a USA Ultimate sanctioned tournament, league, practice or scrimmage! 

     
           
    USopenShieldCMYK 2018  

    Attend USA Ultimate 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. 

     
           
    TDCP logo  

    Eligible for Tournament Director's Certification Program

    Become a certified tournament director through the Tournament Director's Certification Program.

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
       

    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.

     
           
       

    Scholarship Opportunities 

    Since USA Ultimate is a member of the Olympic Family, as a member you have access to scholarship opportunities at DeVry University.

     

     

  • Youth-Serving Organization

    (see flyer here)


    Designed for multisport organizations who would like to add the sport ultimate to their menu of programs for youth. Types of organization include:

    • After school programs
    • Boy Scout and Girl Scout Troops
    • Boys and Girls Clubs
    • Camps
    • Catholic Youth Organizations
    • Jewish Community Centers (JCCs)
    • Parks & Recreation departments (i.e. City Parks and Rec)
    • PE classes (middle schools and high schools)
    • YMCA Chapters and Assocations

    USAU blade  

    USA Ultimate Weekly Subscription

    Each week members who opt-in can receive the electronic news digest, USA Ultimate Weekly, via email and catch up on brief, weekly updates on happenings at USA Ultimate!

    Is there something you'd like to see here in future weeks? Let us know at #usauweekly.

    Would you like to see USA Ultimate Weekly in your inbox?

    SubscribeButton

    Click the subscribe button or

    Email media@usaultimate.org and request to Subscribe to USA Ultimate Weekly

     
           
    App icon  

    USA Ultimate Mobile App

    The USA Ultimate mobile app allows you to follow events, keep up with news, watch videos, check rules and read the USA Ultimate magazine. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    iOSapp  googleplay

     
           
    Discs 435x290  

    Discounted Rates for USAU General Merchandise

    Receive the member discounted rate when purchasing materials through USA Ultimate's General Merchandise Program.

     
           
    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:

     
           
    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

    Run USA Ultimate Sanctioned Events

    Organize a USA Ultimate sanctioned tournament, league, practice or scrimmage! 

     
           
    USopenShieldCMYK 2018  

    Attend USA Ultimate 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.

     
           
       

    Scholarship Opportunities 

    USA Ultimate is a member of the Olympic Family and as a member you have access to scholarship opportunities at DeVry University.

     

     

  • Affiliate Membership


    You must participate in a local recreational event that is owned and operated by a USA Ultimate Affiliate organization to be eligible for an Affiliate membership. 

    Affiliate memberships do not cover participation in USA Ultimate owned championship competition, such as college/club regular season or postseason series events.

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


    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

    Play in eligible non-regular season & non-championship USA Ultimate Sanctioned Events.

     
           
    USAU blade  

    USA Ultimate Weekly Subscription

    Each week members who opt-in can receive the electronic news digest, USA Ultimate Weekly, via email and catch up on brief, weekly updates on happenings at USA Ultimate!

    Is there something you'd like to see here in future weeks? Let us know at #usauweekly.

    Would you like to see USA Ultimate Weekly in your inbox?

    SubscribeButton

    Click the subscribe button or

    Email media@usaultimate.org and request to Subscribe to USA Ultimate Weekly

     
           
     App icon   USA Ultimate Mobile App

    The USA Ultimate mobile app allows you to follow events, keep up with news, watch videos, check rules and read the USA Ultimate magazine. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    iOSapp  googleplay

     
           
    Discs 435x290  

    Discounted Rates for USAU General Merchandise

    Receive the member discounted rate when purchasing materials through USA Ultimate's General Merchandise Program.

     
           
    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:

     
           
    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo  

    Run USA Ultimate Sanctioned Events

    Organize a USA Ultimate sanctioned tournament, league, practice or scrimmage! 

     
           
    USopenShieldCMYK 2018  

    Attend USA Ultimate 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. 

     
           
    TDCP logo  

    Eligible for Tournament Director's Certification Program

    Become a certified tournament director through the Tournament Director's Certification Program.

     
           
    Observer Certification Program  

    Eligible for Observer Certification 

    Become a certified observer through Observer Training Clinics.

     
           
        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.

     

     

       
           
       

    Scholarship Opportunities 

    Since USA Ultimate is a member of the Olympic Family, as a member you have access to scholarship opportunities at DeVry University.

     

     

  • Recreational Event Membership

     

    Recreational Event memberships only apply to a single specific local sanctioned/insured standalone recreational event that is owned and operated by an independent local organizer. They are not available for USA Ultimate owned championship events, such as collge/club regular season or postseason series events.

    Recreational Event 
    memberships can be purchased once a player has been added to a sanctioned recreational event roster.

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

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


    USA Ultimate Sanctioned Event Logo   Play in an eligible non-regular season & non-championship USA Ultimate Sanctioned event.  
           
    USAU blade  

    USA Ultimate Weekly Subscription

    Each week members who opt-in can receive the electronic news digest, USA Ultimate Weekly, via email and catch up on brief, weekly updates on happenings at USA Ultimate!

    Is there something you'd like to see here in future weeks? Let us know at #usauweekly.

    Would you like to see USA Ultimate Weekly in your inbox?

    SubscribeButton

    Click the subscribe button or

    Email media@usaultimate.org and request to Subscribe to USA Ultimate Weekly

     
           
    App icon  

    USA Ultimate Mobile App

    The USA Ultimate mobile app allows you to follow events, keep up with news, watch videos, check rules and read the USA Ultimate magazine. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    iOSapp  googleplay

     
           
        Insurance for Participation in USA Ultimate Events 

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

     
           
       

    Scholarship Opportunities 

    Since USA Ultimate is a member of the Olympic Family, as a member you have access to scholarship opportunities at DeVry University.

     

     

 

 

 

USA Ultimate Membership - USA Ultimate memberships are not refundable nor transferable. 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.