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Charlie Mead
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World Flying Disc Federation

Post by Charlie Mead » Mon Jan 04, 2016 3:23 pm

WFDF Bids Sought for WFDF 2017 World Freestyle & Overall Flying Disc Championships (WFOC)

2 January 2016

WFDF’s Board of Directors and the Freestyle & Overall Committees are seeking bids from potential host organizers for the WFDF 2017 Freestyle & Overall Flying Disc Championships (WFOC).

The tournament will feature competitions in seven flying disc disciplines — Freestyle, Double Disc Court, Discathon, Accuracy, Disc Golf, Distance and Self-Caught Flight and Champions will be crowned for each individual discipline.

The World Overall champions will be awarded based on a tally of points on three or more disciplines contested by a player – Champions will be crowned by Age and Gender -Open, Women’s, Masters, Grand Masters, Senior Grand Masters, Legends and Juniors.

The 2015 WOC was successfully hosted in Norrkoeping Sweden in July where more than 100 athletes took part from 12 countries and 3 continents.

If you are interested in preparing a bid, we ask for initial indications of interest no later than 21st January 2016.

The deadline for submitting completed bids for WOC 2017 is 21st February 2016. It is expected that the committee and board's final bid selection will be awarded and announced by mid April 2016.

For information about this event, the bidding process or to confirm your expression of interest to host please contact Karina Woldt, WFDF Event Manager (karina.woldt@wfdf.org), or Tomas Burvall, WFDF Overall Committee Chair (tomas.burvall@wfdf.org).

Please note that all bids must be sent in using the official WFDF bid and budget templates which will be emailed to you upon receipt of your expression of interest.

Best regards,

Volker Bernardi
Executive Director
World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF)
Enggasse 2a, D - 55296 Harxheim, Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 6138 / 90 20 868
Fax: +49 (0) 6138 / 90 20 869
Mobile: +49 176 64 19 77 02

eMail: volker.bernardi@wfdf.org
Web: www.wfdf.org

About WFDF: The World Flying Disc Federation is the international sports federation responsible for world governance of flying disc (FrisbeeTM) sports, including Ultimate, Beach Ultimate, Guts, and Individual Events. WFDF is a federation of member associations which represent flying disc sports and their athletes in more than 65 countries. WFDF is an international federation recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), a member of ARISF, SportAccord and the International World Games Association, and it is a registered not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation in the state of Colorado, USA. The WFDF Executive Committee: President Robert L. "Nob" Rauch, Secretary Thomas Griesbaum, Treasurer Kate Bergeron.
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Re: World Flying Disc Federation

Post by Charlie Mead » Mon Jan 04, 2016 3:26 pm

The bid information above is both an information give to all Overall players, but also to see if there is anyone out there who would be willing to host such an event. If so please get in touch with me and I can give you a briefing on what is needed.
Charlie Mead
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Re: World Flying Disc Federation

Post by robbnot » Sun Apr 03, 2016 12:28 am

Just an update .

I put forward a Bid to Host the 2017 WFOC, here in the UK, :D and the WFDF have liked it, so we've made it through to the second stage, 8)
So when* we win the Bid, If you want to be part of the biggest Disc event of the Decade, or just want to know more. :wink:
Please let me know on here, or PM. (But not facebook, :evil: it's a nightmare on there, )

*or apparently "if"
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