Youth

Youth Opportunities in the Madison Area

Summer 2019

Madison MUFAbots YCC (Youth Club Championship) teams – The Madison MUFAbots is a set of three coached teams (Under 20 Mixed, Under 17 Girls, and Under 17 Boys) that will practice as teams over the summer and participate against other national and international teams in the Youth Club Championship tournament in Blaine, Minnesota from August 3rd-5th. YCC is an amazing opportunity for Madison youth ultimate players to learn from top-level players who play nationally at the collegiate level, at the club level, and professional level. YCC combines are open to all who are interested and are May 17th from 6pm-9pm, May 19th from 9am-1pm and June 1st from 9am-12pm. Register for free here!


Rad Academy
– All day camp for high school-aged players July 8th-12th; All day camp for middle school-aged players July 29th-August 2nd; half day camps for middle schoolers both weeks. Coached by Radicals players and local female players.

Edgewood Summer Camp: Ultimate Basics – This camp, run from 12:30p-2:30p on 06/24/2019 – 06/27/2019 introduces young athletes to the fundamentals of the sport, including rules of the game, handling the disc, and working as a team. Each player will be given a camp T-Shirt and a Discraft Ultrastar disc. Open to youth entering grades 6-9. Cost is $75, use promo code MUFA2019 for $5 off.

Edgewood Summer Camp: Ultimate Advanced – This camp, run from 3:00p-5:00p on 06/24/2019 – 06/27/2019 is intended for players who already have a basic understanding of the game, and are comfortable throwing/catching a disc. Activities will include Ultimate specific drills, conditioning, offensive/defensive strategy, and full 7v7 games. Players will receive their own Discraft Ultrastar disc. Open to youth entering grades 7-10. Cost is $75, use promo code MUFA2019 for $5 off.

Little Rads – The Little Rads are a Madison-based Ultimate frisbee club for kids that are middle school aged. The Little Rads are a traveling tournament team with a focus on teaching kids Ultimate skills and participating in Ultimate tournaments with a focus on becoming better teammates and playing with respect, while also being competitive.


YOUTH WAIVERS FOR MUFA LEAGUES

You must be at least 14 years old on the first day of a given league to participate, or by the date specifically listed on the page for that league.

Youth waivers (click here) required for participation in all MUFA leagues and events. Be sure to fill out both forms and send them to mufa.youth@gmail.com. If you cannot scan your waiver and need to mail a physical copy, send a message to that e-mail.


Contact our Youth Chair for all information related to youth Ultimate in Madison: Sara Lazenby at mufa.youth@gmail.com

In Spring 2019 the following high schools had school-based teams participating in the WI Ultimate Madison-Area League:

Girls: Edgewood, Madison East, Madison Memorial, Madison West, Middleton, Oregon, Stoughton, Sun Prairie

Boys: Edgewood, Madison East, Madison LaFollette, Madison Memorial, Madison West, Middleton, Oregon, Stoughton, Sun Prairie


MUFA Youth Complaint Policy

All adults serving as youth volunteers/chaperones/coaches receive background checks and complete SafeSport and Heads Up! concussion awareness training.  All volunteers are expected to report to the MUFA board (via the Youth Chair) any violations of policy prohibiting sexual abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, bullying, threats or harassment, or hazing.  Any allegations of child physical abuse or sexual abuse are also reported to the appropriate law enforcement authorities.

To make a report (as a coach, player, or parent) regarding any of these violations please e-mail mufa.youth@gmail.com.  All reports will be reviewed by the MUFA board.