Summer League Coordinators Needed

DiscNW is seeking a League Coordinator for the 2014 Summer Mens Hat season. The League Coordinator's primary responsibilities will be to facilitate league activities on-site: setting up cones, making sure that games start and end on time, managing any roster issues, etc. Other responsibilities may include roster formation, schedule creation, and some customer service. Please contact summer.mens@discnw.org if you would like more information.

DiscNW also seeks a League Coordinator for the 2014 Summer Corp League season. For this league, the Coordinator's primary responsibilities will be to create schedules, answer customer service emails, and to assist with some on site logistics. Please contact summer.corp@discnw.org if you would like more information about this position.

Sunday Deadline for Summer Club Coach Applications

Update, 4/18: Because of the strength of the coaching applicant pool to date, we now plan to hire separate coaches to fill the summer league and YCC coaching roles. This means we will hire between 10 and 24 coaches for DiscNW's 2014 summer youth club programs. To accommodate coaches who did not previously apply because of the former requirement to be available for the YCC tournament, DiscNW is extending the application deadline through noon on Sunday, April 20.

DiscNW is now accepting coach applications for the DiscNW summer youth club league and the DiscNW Youth Club Championship (YCC) teams. To be considered, you must follow these steps:

The application period is closed for YCC Head Coach positions, but we are accepting applications for local Summer Club League Coach, YCC Assistant Coach, and Tryout Aide/Substitute Coach positions through Sunday, April 20 at 12pm.

Potlatch 2014

Registration is open for Potlatch 2014 - Silver Linings! This is the 25th Potlatch, and we are planning to make it a special one.

April 30 is the end of the registration window. Please submit your online bid, deposit, and team essay by the end of the month. Bids will be awarded on May 15, and checks will be cashed on May 30.

Seattle Rainmakers Youth Clinic and Opening Day

The Seattle Rainmakers will be hosting two events this week and would like to invite everyone to come out for a great experience.

Youth Clinic

This Friday, April 18th, the Rainmaker players invite you to come learn about Ultimate. The event, for ages 12-18, will have our own players leading drills and teaching people about basic and advanced strategies. We are tailoring the clinic to the experience of the participants so sign up early. The clinic will be held at Montlake Community Center turf from 5-730pm. Cost is $25, tickets can be purchased here, discounts available by request at info@seattlerainmakers.com. All clinic registrants get free admission to the home opener the following night.

Opening Day vs San Francisco Dogfish(Tickets)

Come out on Saturday April 19th at 7pm for our home opener at Renton Memorial Stadium. The Rainmakers will play host to the defending West Coast Conference Championships on Saturday. This game promises to be an excellent introduction to the world of Major League Ultimate. For Tickets and a full schedule, please visit the Seattle Rainmakers Website

Heartbleed: Good News/Bad News

The good news is that the DiscNW web site was not (and is not) vulnerable to the heartbleed bug.

The bad news is that heartbleed is serious and widespread. Be ever vigilant and consider changing passwords, particularly on important accounts.

Read more about what you can do to protect yourself.