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HalfWit reminder

HalfWit is only a week away. Register before midnight Wednesday night to get the early bird price. Details and registration at http://afda.com/e/halfwit-viii

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HalfWit VIII Rego now open!!

Registration for Halfwit VII is now open!!  Go to http://afda.com/e/halfwit-viii to sign up.
The Halfwit (Half-Yearly Winter Indoor Tournament) is an annual, one-day indoor ultimate tournament – a very fun and frenzied day of ultimate in the chilly mid-winter, culminating in a finals round and a free BBQ.
Halfwit VIII will be on Sunday, 17 July at Aurora Stadium from 10am – 4pm.  Early bird fees will end on midnight of Wednesday 13 July, so register soon and have fun for less!!!
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AGM Reminder

Just a reminder that the TUA AGM will be held tonight at 6:50pm (between beginner and intermediate division games) at Sandown.

Minutes of the previous AGM, committee meetings, and the 2015 President’s report are available at http://www.tasultimate.com/about/tua-committee/

See you tonight!!

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Annual General Meeting

This is the announcement at the Tasmanian Ultimate Association AGM has been scheduled for 21 March 2016. The meeting will be held at the location of the summer social league fields (currently Sandown Park) at 6:50 pm, immediately after the finish of the round of beginner division games. All members of the Tasmanian ultimate community are encouraged to come along to the AGM. The meeting is expected to take approximately 15-20 minutes.

The TUA is run by volunteers who contribute their time to make sure that the association is able to facilitate and promote the sport of Ultimate in Tasmania. According to the TUA Constitution, the AGM is to be held within 3 months of the end of the association’s financial year, to: receive reports about the transactions and finances over the previous year, appoint an auditor for the coming year, elect officers and general committee members of the association, and determine their remuneration.

The officer positions (President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and Secretary) are open for election at the AGM.  If you wish to nominate yourself for an officer position before the meeting, you need to let the public officer of the association (currently Andy Cole, aacole42@nullgmail.com) know formally in writing at least 10 days in advance of the AGM (i.e., nominations must be received by 11 March).  If only one nomination for a position is received, the nominated person is elected without a vote. If zero nominations for a position are received, then nominations can be taken from the floor during the AGM.

Up to 10 general committee members may also be elected at the AGM. If you enjoy playing, coaching, or supporting Ultimate in Tasmania and have ideas about how to organise and grow the sport, please consider becoming a committee member!  Meetings are monthly and friendly.

The current officers, membership of the committee, and minutes of previous meetings (including last year’s AGM) are available online at http://www.tasultimate.com/about/tua-committee/

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Hobart Advanced Development League registrations now open!!

Hobart Advanced Development League will be outdoors on Wednesday evenings at the UTAS Rugby Field from the 2nd of March until the 13th of April. There will be a single division with full length (80 minute) games scheduled to start at 7:30pm. This league will be run as a hat league over 6 weeks and have provide an opportunity for higher level and aspiring players to hone their skills and work together in a competitive environment.

Within this league teams will use a number of set plays as they encounter opponents that will test both skill and fitness levels. Experienced coaches will be on hand to provide some development direction each week. If you are comfortable playing against experienced players and don’t mind a bit of running then this league will be suited to you! If you’re curious about what it might be like to play for a team representing Tasmania, this league is a great way to get a taste of the experience. Games will be competitive, but high spirited as always in Tasmania!

If you would like to help coach or captain a team, contact us at league organiser.

Register at: http://afda.com/e/hobart-advanced-development-league-2016

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