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  • Manila Spirits 2017 Opens for Bidding

    Bidding for the 2017 Manila Spirits Tournament on November 17-19, 2017 at the Alabang Country Club is now open! This will be a mixed division tournament following WFDF gender rules (side calls the gender ratio and not offense calls). We will also be implementing game advisors and line marshals for certain games for the event. The tournament wi...

  • WFDF 2017 AOUGCC Weekend Recap

    On August 18-20, the Philippine Flying Disc Association hosted the WFDF 2017 Asia Oceanic Ultimate and Guts Club Championships at the Alabang Country Club in Manila, Philippines. 65 teams participated in the following events/divisions: 4 – Guts; 11 – Women’s; 22 Men’s; and 28 Mixed. The 14 nations represented were Australia, Cambodia, C...

  • WFDF AOUGCC 2017 Day 2 Recap

    Thank heavens for the cooperative weather! Day 2 opened with the resumption of yesterday’s suspended games, and the action was as intense as the heat that replaced the morning’s light drizzle. Today determined which among the 61 Ultimate teams have paved for themselves that much coveted road to finals. 8 teams in the women’s division [&hellip...

  • WFDF AOUGCC 2017 Day 1 Recap

    Months of anticipation have finally led to this – a heated Day 1 up until the anticlimactic cancellation of the last set of games due to threats of rain shower and thunderstorm. 65 teams from 14 countries in the Asia-Oceania region trooped to Manila for the 2017 Asia-Oceanic Ultimate and Guts Club Championships. The women’s […]...

  • WFDF AOUGCC 2017 Updated Day 2 & 3 Schedule

    Revised Schedule for Days 2 and 3 is now online. Please check your teams schedule and advise any irregularities. Link to Live Google Doc: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Rb09sglR4iDlqJXm-iOuujRdOXiMW-G4FtCOPYbln2Y/edit?usp=sharing There has been no reduction of games. Games not completed on Day 1 will resume tomorrow morning at an earlier s...

  • Spirit of the Game – How Ready Are We to Compete at the World Stage?

    I had the pleasure of flying with Karina Woldt back to Paris after the world championships in Royan. Karina is the Event Program Manager of the World Flying Disc Federation (“WFDF”) and I had met her briefly at the captains’ meeting. I didn’t even realize it was her sitting beside me until we started talking […]...

  • 10 Filipino Phrases You Should Learn

    As an English-speaking country, it is fairly easy to travel around the Philippines. Most Filipinos speak and understand a decent degree of the universal language, plus you’ll find that majority of signs, directions, and instructions are printed in English. Still, humor us, why don’t you? Truth is, to a local, there are only a few […]...

  • Pavvurulun Ultimate Open 2017 Recap

    About 13 grueling hours north of Manila is Tuguegarao Ultimate, an ultimate community whose intense love for the sport perfectly complements its hometown’s infamous sweltering weather. At their second annual Pavvurulun Ultimate Open, held on April 28-29 at Cagayan Sports Complex, their community spirit shone its strongest. Aptly named Pavvurulun,...

  • Trident Ultimate Battle Grounds 2017 Recap

    Six months of preparation, all for one goal – to foster a stronger single gender Ultimate scene in the Philippines. Spearheaded by Dada Libo-on of Trident Active Lifestyle, and Jaz Favor of Negros Flying Disc Association, the second Trident Ultimate Battle Grounds was held on the hot weekend of March 25-26 at the RUSI and Silliman […]...

  • Nationals 2017

    Greetings from the PFDA Board! We are very excited to have your team place an interest in participating in this year’s National Tournament. It will be the first time that we will have two new divisions in this year’s Nationals: Mens, and Womens. This is in line with a initiative of the Asian Flying Disc […]...