Winnipeg Hosts The World Masters Ultimate Club Championships


WINNIPEG – Sunday at Little Mountain Sportsplex, Winnipeg will welcome the World. From July 29-Aug. 4, the World Masters Ultimate Club Championships (WMUCC) will light up Little Mountain Sportsplex and Investors Group Field.

The Master’s division is for female Ultimate players 30-and-over and Male players 33-and-over. These are athletes who have dedicated their lives to the sport and are looking to claim the World Championships for their club teams.

One of the fastest growing games in the world, Ultimate has expanded across the globe. The WMUCC has 72 teams from 13 countries, expanding from 26 teams just four years ago in Italy, making it the largest World Championship ever held in the Master’s division. Australia, Canada, Colombia, France, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, United Kingdom and the United States are all sending representatives to Winnipeg.

Meanwhile in other sports, there is one game in the Winnipeg Senior Baseball League, Sunday at 7 p.m. the Elmwood Senior Giants play the Springfield Sr. Braves at Braves Field.

No matter how you take your sports, Manitoba Post will be right there, watching all the big games with you this weekend.