April 16, 2018 -

Fourth Annual USA Ultimate Beach Championships Return to Virginia Beach May 19-20

 

 
Colorado Springs, Colo. – The fourth annual USA Ultimate Beach Championships will be held in Virginia Beach, Va., May 19-20, according to USA Ultimate. The event will again be co-hosted by the Virginia Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau and Resort Management, Inc.

"Virginia Beach is proud to welcome back the athletes, coaches, fans and supporters of USA Ultimate," said Nancy Helman, director of sports marketing at the Virginia Beach CVB. "Each year we strive to refine and build on the previous year’s successes to ensure the best possible championship experience. We look forward to showcasing our beautiful Virginia Beach Boardwalk and the Atlantic Ocean to set the stage for a memorable weekend! The entire Virginia Beach hospitality community thanks everyone involved in selecting Virginia Beach as the host of this event."

In 2017, 64 teams competed in five divisions – men’s, mixed, women’s, mixed masters and men’s grand masters.

Virginia Beach has hosted the event every year since its inception in 2015.

Spin Ultimate will be the exclusive providers of officially licensed merchandise at six major events in 2018, including the USA Ultimate Beach Championships (May 19-20 in Virginia Beach), USA Ultimate College Championships (May 25-28 in Milwaukee, Wis.), and the U.S. Open Club Championships (August 3-6 in Blaine, Minn.).  VC Ultimate gear will be available at the USA Ultimate Division III College Championships (May 19-20 in Rockford, Ill.), the USA Ultimate Masters Championships (July 20-22 in Aurora, Ill.) and the USA Ultimate National Championships (October 18-21 in San Diego).

In providing USA Ultimate with officially licensed event merchandise for all of its tournaments this year, Spin and VC add to slate of high-profile events, which already included three WFDF World Championship tournaments this summer in North America.

For more information, visit www.usaultimate.org or www.visitvirginiabeach.com.