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a hundred thousand welcomes
The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) 2022 World Masters Ultimate Club Championships (WMUCC) is taking place at the University of Limerick (UL), Ireland. WMUCC will be held from Saturday 25th June to Saturday 2nd July inclusive over eight (8) days, the world’s best Masters mixed, women’s and open club teams from all over the world will compete for the world titles in Limerick.
Joining the some 8 million yearly overseas visitors to Ireland, it is estimated that teams from over 30 nations comprising approximately 1500 athletes will take part in the WFDF World Masters Ultimate Club Championships and will be staying in and around the city of Limerick for the week of the tournament. There will be a number of social events taking place throughout the week to enable teams and players to immerse themselves in the Irish culture and to experience the Limerick charm, while making friends within the Ultimate Community for life.
Limerick is located in Ireland’s Shannon Region and is famous for being the home of High Kings, castles, culture, sport, the Cliffs of Moher and the Burren, and WFDF and the LOC are excited to use WMUCC as your gateway to the picture postcard appeal of the Wild Atlantic Way.
Should you have any immediate questions that affect your ability to pre-register your teams, please feel free to reach out to us. Clubs from all WFDF member National Federations are welcome to participate at WMUCC in all Masters divisions. All masters players of appropriate age will be eligible to play if endorsed by the NF as part of a club roster. We look forward to hosting you in Limerick Ireland in 2022.
WMUCC will be an eight (8) day tournament from Saturday 25th June to Saturday 2nd July, 2022.
The Opening Ceremony will take place in the early afternoon of Saturday 25th June followed by the Opening Game and first round of games (if the schedule requires). Times for the Opening Ceremony and Opening Game will be advised at a later time, however we do expect each team (in uniform) to participate in the Parade of Nations during the Opening Ceremony and to be available to play the first round. Please plan your travel accordingly.
The Finals Day will be Saturday 2nd July, with the Medal and Closing Ceremonies taking place immediately after the finals.
LOCATION & VENUE
The WFDF World Masters Ultimate Club Championships is taking place across the North and South campus field sites of the University of Limerick.
A mixture of high quality grass and 3G pitches will provide athletes with fantastic fields of play. The two sites are located at either end of the University campus approximately 20 minutes walk from each other. It is a tightly packed campus designed for students to be able to walk anywhere in a few minutes.
The University of Limerick is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 130 hectares, with the River Shannon as a unifying focal point. The attractive on-campus accommodation is in the style of residential villages of individual apartments or houses.
The event venue can accommodate up to 2700 guests in high quality apartments with both ensuite and non-ensuite rooms available. These modern complexes offer spacious accommodation with shared living/kitchen areas, enabling teams to have the option to cater for themselves. All residential villages are located on the beautiful parkland of the University campus.