Team and spirit captains that are involved in Finals and Medal Ceremonies today and tomorrow should please report to the tournament technical director at or near the media booth on the Arena Field one hour prior to your divisions’ final match.
There are a number of divisions at EBUC 2019 where the pre-tournament favourites are doing well. The British grandmasters, the French mixed masters, the Swedish men's masters, these teams were all tipped for glory and are so far on that path. The mixed division, though, was the closest to call ahead of the games beginning. [...]
The teams in the semi-finals of the women’s masters division had already played each other given the round robin format of the first part of the draw. In one semi-final, Denmark avenged their loss to neighbours Sweden in the early part of the tournament, defeating them 12-10. The start of the other semi-final, between Great [...]
There is a field change in round one tomorrow. The 11-13 game in the men's division between Italy and Currier Island will take place on Field 14. The semi-final in the women's division between Latvia and Spain will take place on Field 9.
Today the knockout rounds of every division started, and there were some crackers all over the beach at Praia de Rocha. Let’s not waste any time with a preamble and go right into things, starting with the division that seems to have the most teams that could possibly win the title; Maya, tell us what [...]
There are some nations here with a long history of competing at a high level in global Ultimate – Germany, Great Britain, Russia and Sweden among them – and also countries who’ve been staples at beach tournaments for years, like Spain and Portugal. There is, though, one country who have never attended any kind of [...]
The tournament direction has moved the games that were scheduled on Field 2 to other open fields. In addition, to accommodate the best broadcast coverage, other schedule changes have been implemented as well. This all is reflected in the schedule you can access on this newsfeed as well as live.ebuc2019.org where you will immediately notice [...]
It’s the third day of competition in Portimao and the Great Grand Master’s division’s debut at EBUC is well underway. Today is the penultimate day of the round robin which is to be followed by semis and a final come Friday. During the first two days of the tournament Austria and the Dutch topped this [...]
The Swedish men’s masters team has a familiar look about it. For those fans of European Ultimate who remember the heady days of 2010, it’ll be immediately obvious when you see the names on the roster: Sebastian Sporrong, Nicklas Tehler, Anders Dahlberg, Martin Hargeby. For those readers who don’t remember those days, let’s take a [...]