Crank Competitive Mixed Team

This year, Ottawa’s competitive mixed team has a new look! Crank Ultimate is in it's first year and is looking to make mixed ultimate in Ottawa a force to be reckoned with! Tryouts are upcoming with an indoor tryout happening March 26th, followed by two outdoor tryouts April 16th and 18th. See the Crank facebook page for more information!

The Team

Crank's goal this year is to be a small roster (18 - 20 players) competitive team with equal men and women who abides by ratio rule A for all 2019 tournaments. Crank will practice on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for the duration of the season and plans on attending 5 competitive tournaments with the goal of qualifying for nationals in Brampton. Crank also plans on having Leverage, a development team who practices side by side with Crank and focuses on promoting players internally based on performance and commitment to the program. The Crank program will emphasize spirit, gender equity, and above all, love of the sport of Ultimate!!

Crank will be attending the following tournaments:

· TUF (Toronto, ON, May 11th/12th)

· Practice weekend (Ottawa, ON, June 14th/15th)

· Comedy of Errors (Montreal, QC, June 29th/30th) 

· Regionals (Carleton Place, July 6th/7th)

· No Borders (Ottawa, ON, July 20th/21st)

· CUMC (Brampton, ON, August 22nd/25th)

Leverage

We are looking to take up to 20 additional players to be a part of Leverage, Crank's partner team. Players in the Leverage program would practice on Tuesday and Thursdays on the field opposite Crank and would take part in blended Crank/Leverage practices on occassion. On top of this, Leverage would travel to the following tournaments: 

· TUF (Toronto, ON, May 4th/5th)

· Practice weekend (Ottawa, ON, June 14th/15th)

· Comedy of Errors (Montreal, QC, June 29th/30th) 

· Regionals (Carleton Place, July 6th/7th)

· No Borders (Ottawa, ON, July 20th/21st)

Leverage offers an opportunity for players to develop in a structured environment and learn to compete at the highest of levels. All Leverage roster positions will be decided upon using Crank tryouts. 

If you have any questions, please email us at ottawacrank@gmail.com.