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2021 U.S. Open Club Championships

City: Blaine
Date: 8/6/2021 - 8/9/2021
State: MN
Boys Schedule
Girls Schedule
Men Schedule
Mixed Schedule

This event is currently set for Invite-Only registration.
Saturday, 8/7 Weather Update:  We will be delaying start times until 10:00 am for all divisions due to thunderstorms in the area.  Please stay tuned to Pocket Team for updates.
The "2020-2021 Official Rules of Ultimate" will be used for all USA Ultimate competition. This applies to all USA Ultimate-owned and sanctioned events. The new rules are available at in HTML and PDF formats, along with supporting documentation highlighting and explaining the changes from the 11th Edition. The new rules are also available in the USA Ultimate app. 
Site Rules
• No Alcohol except for what is offered at the NSC
• No Tobacco
• No Glass
• No Firearms or Weapons
• No Abusive Language
• Observe Parking Restrictions and Handicap/Staff Spots
• No Pets
• Spectators and equipment must stay at least five yards away from sidelines! Where there are buffer lines, respect them. Where there are not buffer lines, stay back at least five yards.
• Trash and Recycling – Place recyclables in the recycling receptacles, and place trash in the trash cans. 
Local Organizing Committee Staff
Tournament Director – Tyler Smith
Co-volunteer Coordinators – Kristina Golling & Trevor Day
Head Scorekeeper – Mike Helmecki
Scorekeeping Assistant – Cody Rondeau
Spirit of the Game Assistant – Brian Edgerton
Minnesota Ultimate – Jake McKean
Paddy Driscoll (Head Observer), Carl Nelson, Steve Ogdahl, Madison Olesen
Medical Staff
Alex Senk, MD and Jason Eggers, MD (Medical Directors); Joseph Benert, MD; Kersten Schwanz, MD; Micheala McCarthy, MD; Andre Asperti, MD; Jessica Casey, MD; Caroline Gormley, DO; Andrew Dang, DO; Lauren Topor (medical student)
Special Thanks
Minnesota Ultimate
Twin Cities Gateway
National Sports Center
NSC Travel
USA Ultimate Staff
Managing Director, Athlete & National Team Programs – Will Deaver
Manager, Athlete & National Team Programs (Youth) – Joy Ferenbaugh
Manager, Athlete & National Team Programs (Youth) – Dana Jefferson
Manager, Athlete & National Team Programs (Club) – Carolina Gonzalez-Llanos
Manager, Events – David Raflo
Manager, Youth & Outreach Programs – Sarah Powers
Manager, Youth & Education Programs – Sam Callan
Managing Director, Marketing, Communications & Brand – Andy Lee
Manager, Digital Content & Design – Haley Hammond
Regional Youth Directors – Tulsa Douglas, Fran Kelley, Joe Strong, Jamie Wolf
Public Address Announcer – Steve Dunn

Event Type:
Championship Tournament - National Championship Tournament
Field Map:
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The U.S. Open Club Championships combines the Youth Club Championships (YCC) division, featuring the top youth club teams from around the nation, with the U.S. Open, one of the major events of the Triple Crown Tour, where bid priority goes to teams that finished 1st-8th at the prior National Championships, as well as to international teams in the International Club Championships (ICC) division.
Youth Participation Requirements - These requirements must be followed for any event that involves a participant under the age of 18. YCC requirements include 3 rostered chaperones, 25 or older, and a certified coach for each team.
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Monday, August 9
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Broadcast Schedule
All Times Central
Tape Delay
August 7        
8:30 a.m.   Atlanta Chain Lightning v. Washington D.C. Truck Stop   Emerald City Ultimate v. Chicago Machine
10:45 a.m.   Portland RhinoSlam! v. New York PoNY   Boston DiG v. Seattle Sockeye
1:30 p.m.   Emerald City Ultimate v. SoCal Condors   Final: Pool F
3:45 p.m.   2A v. 3D Pre-Quarter   2B v. 3C Pre-Quarter
August 8        
8:30 a.m.   Men's Club Quarterfinal   Men's Club Quarterfinal
10:45 a.m.   Men's Club Semifinal   Men's Club Semifinal
1:30 p.m.   Men's Club Final    
August 9        
8:30 a.m.   U-20 Mixed Semifinal   U-20 Girls Semifinal
10:45 a.m.   U-20 Girls Final   U-20 Boys Semifinal
1:30 p.m.   U-20 Boys Final   U-20 Mixed Final