GIRLS’ ULTIMATE MOVEMENT

What's GUM?

The Girls’ Ultimate Movement (GUM) is a community-wide outreach program designed to increase girls’ participation in the sport of ultimate. Players, coaches, administrators and parents across the US are thrilled to be participating in GUM. As an explosive team sport that emphasizes character and leadership skills, ultimate is the NEXT big sport for girls.

11aug9:30 am- 12:00 pmPhiladelphia, PAClinic9:30 am - 12:00 pm EST Edgely Fields, 4001 Edgely Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19131

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Event Details

Who: Girls 8-18
Cost: Free! Register online or on-site.
Philadelphia Area Disc Alliance (PADA) and AMP, 2019 winner of the USA Ultimate Mixed National Title and GUM Ambassador Team, are hosting a Girls’ Ultimate Movement (GUM) clinic. No previous ultimate or disc throwing experience necessary. This is a great way to improve your skills or try out ultimate. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to meet and learn from the top mixed ultimate players in the country!
Participants receive a free GUM hat! Supplies are limited, so sign up and share with your friends.

Time

(Sunday) 9:30 am - 12:00 pm EST

Location

Edgely Fields

4001 Edgely Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19131

17aug9:00 am- 12:00 pmOak Park, ILClinic9:00 am - 12:00 pm CST OPRF South Field, SW corner of Lake Street and Scoville Avenue in Oak Park, IL

Event Details

OPRF Youth Ultimate is hosting a Girls’ Ultimate Movement (GUM) clinic. No previous ultimate or disc throwing experience necessary. This a a great way to improve your skills or try out ultimate.
Who: Girls 9-18
Cost: Free! Register online or on-site.

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm CST

Location

OPRF South Field

SW corner of Lake Street and Scoville Avenue in Oak Park, IL

Organizer

Stacy Fiferstacy.fifer@gmail.com

WEAR GUM GEAR!

Show your love for the Girls’ Ultimate Movement!

We’re excited to have Spin Ultimate as the official merchandiser of the Girls’ Ultimate Movement! When you purchase GUM gear, the proceeds support future GUM clinics and programming across the country and in your local community.

These awesome GUM headbands have been spotted around the world.  Post photos wearing your GUM gear to show your support for girls’ ultimate!

#gumaroundtheworld
#inittogether

Buy GUM Gear!

GET Involved!

Run a Girls’ Clinic or League!

Get your team or community involved in the Girls’ Ultimate Movement! Follow these easy steps to run a local GUM clinic or league.

1) SIGN UP

Use this easy sign up form and then USA Ultimate will follow up with you to make sure you have all the support that you need.

2) ORGANIZER RESPONSIBILITIES

Find out everything USA Ultimate provides for your clinic or league and follow along with the checklist, designed to make running your event as easy as possible.

Could you use funding and equipment support for your clinic or league to help grow your girls’ ultimate scene? Contact USA Ultimate Coordinator of Youth & Education Programs Sarah Powers.

3) CHECK OUT THE GUM CLINIC PLAN

The plan is a guideline for a two-hour clinic that can be adapted to work well for girls of all ages and playing experiences. Feel free to dream big and design your own clinic! Here are some other GUM clinic ideas:

  • 3 v 3 tournament
  • Throwing clinic
  • Strength and conditioning clinic

4) PROMOTE IN YOUR COMMUNITY

We’ll send you stickers and handouts and advertise on our social media channels, but here are some other ways we’d encourage you to get the word out:

  • Contact your local disc association
  • Create a Facebook Event
  • Use your team’s social media circuits to advertise
  • Reach out to local Youth Serving Organizations (YSOs)

5) RUN YOUR CLINIC!

And don’t forget to take pictures and tell us how awesome it was!

#playlikeagirl

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

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Which team/community are you representing? (required)

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Clinic Location: (address) (required)

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What type of event do you plan to run? (required)
(Girls clinic, 3v3 tournament, throwing clinic, etc.)

Roughly how many girls do you expect to attend your event? (required)

Is there a connected playing opportunity? If so, what is it? (required)

Are you interested in applying for a GUM Kit? (required)
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Have you previously received a GUM Kit? (required)
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Are you interested in applying for funding? (required)
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Do you agree to abide by the USA Ultimate GUM Clinic and League Organizer Responsibilities? (See organizer responsibilities explained here.) (required)
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Any other comments or awesome ideas for us?