Current League Coordinators

Adult League Coordinators act as an ambassador for captains and players. They are the first contact for players and this role facilitates communication between members and staff. To contact League Coordinators:


OCUA is a non-profit organization that relies on the support of volunteers, which means we need people like YOU to help us out! Do you have interest in creating schedules and teams? To apply to coordinate, please email us at


Andre Scott


André started with OCUA in 2011 as a sub and has captained several teams over the past few years. He plays recreational by night and works for the federal government by day, in the area of non-profit and charity tax policy.

Summer Monday

  • Moby Discs
Brian Perry

Member of OCUA since 2012.

He is an active member of the community, playing Frisbee year round and attending as many tournaments as possible! He has worked for OCUA as the special events manager, has volunteered at clinics, tournaments, and as a league coordinator, and is also a co-captain for the Ottawa competitive mixed team.

Summer Tuesday

  • Ratchet
  • Roast
  • Crank
  • Lil Fish
  • Scoober Divers 6 (x2)
  • Wu-hoo!

Sandra Shannon

A member since 1999, playing ultimate and hanging out in the field after games is Sandra's favourite thing to do. She has dragged her four daughters to games since they were born and now all four of them love the game too. Two are playing youth, one Is playing adult Rec, and the other is playing with Crank. She now plays three times a week year round. When she is not on the field, she is a Vice-Principal in the OCSB. 

Summer Wednesday

Fall Wednesday

  • Raisin Hell
  • Drastic Plastic
  • The Moops
Sarah McDonald

OCUA member since 2007.

She plays a lot of frisbee at a variety of levels. You've probably crossed paths with her at the fields at some point. She's always happy to hear your thoughts on her volunteer frisbee endeavours. Don't be shy!

Summer Thursday

  • The Return of the King
  • Teal Deer
  • TMC
  • Vanguard
  • Dreadnought (x2)
  • yellow SUBmarine
  • The Asylum
Jesse Robinson

Jessie started her ultimate career with OCUA back in 2005, and has been a player for the local competitive women's teams Stella and Eclipse. Jessie has given back by volunteering during local tournaments, coaching youth clinics, and has also achieved NCCP Trained Status for Ultimate Frisbee coaching.

Summer Thursday Womxn League

Fall Thursday Womxn League

Winter Thursday Womxn League

  • Thelma & Louise
  • Dipship
  • Ratioxoxo

Amanda Mattice

Member of OCUA since 2012.

Amanda is a year-round coordinator!

Fall Monday

Winter Wednesday Carleton


  • Hucking Fooligans
  • SOUR
  • Hammering Hawks
  • Huck Huck Goose

James Va-Chao

Member of OCUA since 2017.

Winter Wednesday
Sort-Of Hat

Captain on Hammer and Flickle

Regular player on Bill Nye the Frisbee Guy

Hadrian Mertins-Kirkwood

OCUA member since 2012.

Hadrian has been playing and coaching with the club team Phoenix, the AUDL's Ottawa Outlaws and the Carleton University Ravens, and he served on OCUA's Board of Directors from 2017-2019. This is his first time stepping into a convenor role.

Winter Monday Parity
  • This Was a Good Idea?
  • S2: E12 Nowhere to Hyde

Karlis Bouse

OCUA member since 1990.

Winter Sunday Grand Masters

  • SweetFall (x2)
  • Sour
  • Flamingos

Kevin Hughes

OCUA member since 2012.

Kevin started playing Ultimate in grad school and worked his way up to playing competitive club Ultimate here in Ottawa thanks to OCUA's programs and advanced leagues. He played in the first ever season of Parity and now helps coordinate the league and advance the Parity software.

Winter Monday Parity

  • Hug Machine
Cameron Kennedy OCUA member since 2015. Winter Thursday SuperLadder
  • Phoenix (2020 Comp Alliance Training)
  • Nitrous (Oxide System)
  • Phoenix (Practice Squad player)
  • Triple AAA (Captain)
  • Bo's Peeps
  • Jusdisc League (Captain)

Helena Veenkamp

OCUA member since 2018.

Winter Friday Late Night

  • Regular player on Frisbee Shades of Grey