There are many benefits to sanctioning your event with USA Ultimate. 

Best support for the Development of Ultimate

Affiliating your event with USA Ultimate strengthens the ties between the various Ultimate communities and provides the strongest support for the growth of Ultimate through the combined efforts of the national governing body and local event organizers.

Insurance Coverage
The entities you identify will receive a certificate for general liability insurance coverage.

Discounted Merchandise
Receive discounts on merchandise such as Discraft 175g Ultrastar discs and rulebooks to use, sell or give away at your sanctioned events.

Discounted Ads
Receive 50% off black and white quarter- or half-page ads in the USA Ultimate publication.  

Website Promotion
Events listed on the USA Ultimate event calendar.  

Online Score Reporting
Use the score reporting tool to report your tournament scores online.

USA Ultimate Assistance and Resources
USA Ultimate will provide services and materials to assist you with planning and organizing your event.

Rebate on New Member Sign-ups*

  • Must be a sanctioned league with >=100 participants. 
  • Participant waiver and membership/fee compliance must be complete.
  • New players must pay the full annual rate (introductory rates do not apply).
  • All materials must be submitted within the deadline.
  • Players may not have participated in a previous or concurring event.
  • All members must submit the full membership fee (the rebate program is not a discount on membership).
  • Must meet all of the conditions in the sanctioning application.
  • The maximum rebate is $500.00. 

*Funding for the rebate program is limited and is determined on an annual basis. Rebates will be issued as long as funding lasts. Issuance of rebates are subject to the discretion of USA Ultimate.