For more about Ultimate in the Rogue Valley, join our community on Google Groups. There you can see when pickup games are happening and chat with local Ultimate players. Scroll down to see the most recent updates from the community

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Sunday Pickup 3pm Medford

Jun 17, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Pickup today. 3pm. Fitchner Park Medford. Ultimate!

Wednesday - North Mountain - yes

Jun 12, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Pickup UltimateWednesday (June 13) - final Spring night at North Mountain Park!6:15 - 9 pm I'll be there to heckle + DDC. Can't wait to see everyone! Gregp.s. North Mountain ends tomorrow, but Wednesday night Ultimate does not!! Starting next week (June 20), we'll move Wednesday night pickup to


Jun 11, 2018 by elizabeth.schyling

Hello all! Sorry this is last minute, I didn't get back near a computer for a while. As many of you know, Chris Hernandez and I are both heading to new adventures next week. We would love to invite you to come chill and hang out and eat with us tomorrow for an "Until Next Time" potluck.

Sunday 3pm Medford

Jun 10, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Not projected to be too hot by a long shot...3pm lives! Fitchner Park, Medford. Ultimate. pS. Awesome game last weekend 7’s w/subs... I’m calling 7’s w/a few subs again.

An inspiration and call for SOUPA Leadership!

Jun 9, 2018 by Kellen Akiyama

Greetings! Do you love playing ultimate in the Rogue Valley? Do you love the camaraderie, the feeling of being part of a larger organization and community? Well then, you are a lot like me! Many of you know that as the current treasurer, I help organize stuff. Needless to say, post Cramp Up

Friday night - last call

Jun 8, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Reminder: tonight (7:15-9 pm) is our final Friday night of the season at North Mountain Park. I'm too injured to play. Are others planning on playing? Seems like great weather! Gregp.s. Wednesday (June 13) will be our last night of the season at North Mountain (6:15 - 9 pm). Glad to hear we've

Sunday Pickup 3pm Medford

Jun 2, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Same bat time same bat channel. (3pm fitchner Park Medford) Ultimate!

North Mountain update

Jun 1, 2018 by Starbird Greg

If anyone wants to play tonight (Friday), we have North Mountain reserved from 7:15 - 9 pm. We also have the North Mountain field reserved: - Wednesday 6 June: 6:15 - 9 pm. Pat has the cones - I'll be out of town - Friday 8 June: 7:15 - 9 pm - Wednesday 13 June: 6:15 - 9 pm Greg

I know this is not ultimate related, but...

Jun 1, 2018 by Sydney Thomas

Hi SOUPA peeps! I'm trying to buy a van in Portland on Saturday. Is anyone by chance driving that way? And if so, any chance I could hitch a ride?? I will happily chip in on gas. I also promise to shower Friday night. If you are on the fence, I am even willing to buy snacks and coffee. Hit me up

Pickup Growth

May 30, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Hi all, While I fully expect 7’s tonight, the turnout for pickup needs to improve here are a few suggestions that may help us with retention of players 1.) Stay Positive: if you don’t have anything nice to say to someone don’t say anything at all or at least try for like a 4:1 ratio of

B-Lee & Brooms photo

May 28, 2018 by tyler

Such a fun old school game tonight with the Brooms and B-Lee dropping in! The Nelsons along with Russ and Sophie also came by after this pic was taken.

Ultimate tonight?

May 25, 2018 by Greg Starbird

Anyone in for tonight? Field is reserved 7:15-9 for us. I think I’m gonna rest, but feel free to text me to grab cones / lights key. (Or also feel free to harass me enough so I play/throw, if you’re one short or something!) Greg Sent from my iPhone

Sunday Pickup, Phoenix High School, 3:00pm

May 25, 2018 by Kellen Akiyama

Welcome back old faces in new places: Sunday 3:00pm, May 27, Phoenix High School If the stadium field is unavailable for whatever reason, we will play on the adjacent perpendicular practice field. See y'all there. <

Lost and Found (CrampUp)

May 24, 2018 by Starbird Greg

- Found: black backpack, black pants, black shorts, blue sweatshirt, Columbia jacket. Photos below of all these items. - Also found: patriotic chair. (No photo.) - A visiting captain lost her orange foam roller with lime green duct tape on the inside with her name (Nina) and phone #

Blast from the past

May 24, 2018 by Nathan Broom

SOUPA, School's out in Indiana tomorrow, and the Broom family is headed to Southern Oregon for a visit. We've been away for five years, and we're itching for some Sunday afternoon SOUPA pickup. Expecting nudity, offensive music, and general lawlessness ;) Nate

Cramp up sponsor

May 23, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Hey all, Just letting you know Hucket sponsored this prize for cramp up.

Ultimate (tonight)

May 23, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Pickup Ultimate North Mountain Park Wednesday (tonight)6:15 - 9 pm I plan to play. Do you? Greg p.s. Remaining nights this season at North Mountain: - Tonight - May 25 (Fri) - May 30 (Wed) - Jun 1 (Fri) - Jun 6 (Wed) - Jun 8 (Fri) - Jun 13 (Wed)

Cramp Up!

May 22, 2018 by dragonflynn

Congrats to SOUPA and all the wonderful people who were able to be a part of Cramp Up 24! It was a grand success and it was fantastic to witness another tournament unfold. I am always thrilled to be part of this great tradition. Cramp Up is so much more than an Ultimate tournament and I'm

CrampUp XXIV: The Dark Ages - recap

May 22, 2018 by Starbird Greg

CrampUp XXIV: The Dark AgesMay 19-20, 2018 Recap/highlights: - Congratulations to the Admins (Corvallis) for re-capturing the Big Disc of Gold!! Firefly (San Francisco) took second, putting up a good fight in the finals after going undefeated the rest of the tournament - Also, a

Lost water bottle

May 19, 2018 by casey

Did anyone happen to pick up a large white growler/water bottle at pickup last week? Its a double wall 64 oz? It has 'the haul' logo on it? Thank you.

Pickup (tonight)

May 18, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Pickup Ultimate - tonight (Friday)North Mountain Park7:15-9 pm My cones are being used for CrampUp, so someone please bring cones if playing. And if you want to use the lights - which may be unnecessary given the late sunset - text me and you can come get a lights key from me. I'm not planning

CrampUp schedule - this weekend

May 18, 2018 by Starbird Greg

People who love CrampUp: The 24th edition of CrampUp starts tomorrow. Games Saturday 9 am - 4:40 pm at Fichtner-Mainwaring Park in Medford, a party Saturday night, and more games starting 10 am Sunday, with finals at 2 pm. Detailed game schedule attached. Would be fun to see some old friends!

Cramp up team 2

May 16, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Ok We got so far, > -Ellery > -Cassie > -Kate Stumpf > -Kelsey (will have baby there) > -Laura (miss first two games sat) -Shanny (will bring cleats and play a few points) -Courtney Wilson (maybe make last game Saturday) -Lara Santiago (will try hard to show up at some point) And plenty

Cramp up last call team 2

May 15, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Ok, last call to try and get another local team for cramp up we just need a few more ladies let me know ASAP so I can try to bribe the TD to let us in. In so far... Ellery Cassie Kate Stumpf Kelsey Laura (miss first two games sat) Erik b Travis Kevin J Luke v Cole b Jon H Robbie

SOUPA Circle Time

May 13, 2018 by elizabeth.schyling

Hello! Some of you reached out to Chris and I (and we reached out to some of you) about interest in participating in a circle conversation about the email chain last week. All are invited. We are planning to start a tiny bit before 3 and hope to give people 45 minutes to explore their

Sunday Pickup Per Usual

May 13, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Pickup today as usual. 3pm Fitchner Park, Medford Remember you can also be kept in the pickup loop by checking out the SOUPA twitter feed.

Fw: Ultimate

May 12, 2018 by Kellen Akiyama


Ultimate (tonight)

May 11, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Pickup Ultimate - tonight (Friday)North Mountain Park7:15 - 9 pm Greg

New Handler in town

May 11, 2018 by Jimmy C

Jim Castellano Alpine Electric 521 Haven Rd. Jacksonville, OR 97530 CCB# 210076 (541) 282-3665

Fw: Mark Your Calendars and Tune into ESPN at the 2018 College Championships!

May 11, 2018 by ian nelson

PLAY ULTIMATE! ________________________________ From: USA Ultimate Sent: Thursday, May 10, 2018 11:10 PM To: Subject: Mark Your Calendars and Tune into ESPN at the 2018 College Championships! To view this message in a browser, please click

New SOUPA member tomorrow!

May 10, 2018 by Jimmy C

Sierra is being induced first thing in the morning! Our son might be around for Cramp Up if we can swing it. Can’t wait to get back out there with the all new Castellano Family! Jim Sent from Yahoo Mail for iPhone

SOUPA Respect clarification

May 8, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Sorry this is hopefully the last email on this. Just a clarification. I was NOT endorsing the other ideas out there. The policy I was referring to is simply, this...if someone is makin you feel uncomfortable, talk to them directly about it and ask them to help you feel more comfortable. If

SOUPA Respect

May 8, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Let’s stop all this. The policy is set. If you are uncomfortable with something some one is doing, be respectful and directly approach them. If you don’t like their response to your request, call the cops to enforce the laws or leave when you are offended. End of story. No more emails on

Cramp up

May 7, 2018 by matthew vorgang

Hey guys. I've been thinking, and I think I've got to give up SOUPA. Unfortunately, I think that means giving up cramp up as well. I will hand the field food instructions over to Adam, at the bottom of this email. I've been promoting SOUPA to my local church, and encouraging kids and families

Huge "last back!" pickup game tomorrow, Sunday at 3pm, Fichtner, come out everyone!

May 6, 2018 by James Yang

Who's in ? See you there!!!!! Bring a new athletic lady friend even if she's never played ultimate or can't throw. She's exactly what we need for cramp-up to field two teams. Do it now.

throw / DDC today

May 5, 2018 by Greg Starbird

anyone want to throw and/or play DDC in the sun this afternoon in ashland, for 30-90 minutes? text me 952-457-9505, i’m available now for a few hours greg Sent from my iPhone

Cramp-Up Ladies needed May 19-20!

May 4, 2018 by James Yang

Hello All, Who wants to play? You're wanted and needed, for the community to be able to field two strong teams at Cramp-Up on May 19-20....... in 2 weeks!!!! We're planning to be a mix of fun and competitiveness with emphasis on fun and encouraging new players to get hooked! We had a great

CrampUp - seeking more volunteers

May 4, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Hi everyone, Just over two weeks until CrampUp! Here are more volunteer positions I am seeking to fill. Each volunteer for one of these positions fills a gap and gets us one step closer to a successful and fun weekend! 1. We are having dinner catered at the party. I am seeking a dinner czar:

Ultimate (Friday night!!)

May 4, 2018 by Starbird Greg

That's right! We're playing Ultimate tomorrow night! A number of people yesterday expressed interest in throwing, to the point where my instinct is...maybe we can get enough people to play! Can we get some chatter here and plan on 7s for tomorrow night? Seems like the ideal way to end the week,

Sunday 4/29 - Skills 'n Drills & Pickup

Apr 29, 2018 by Russ

Hey y'all, Today at Fichtner: - Skills & Drills at 1, open to everyone. - Pickup at 3. Who's in? I'll have the pop-up canopy out there in case the possibility of rain is holding you back.

Ultimate tonight (Friday)

Apr 27, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Anyone into playing Ultimate tonight? We have a permit for North Mountain from 7:15-9 pm. I'll come throw and play a few points again, if people are planning on playing. Chatter please! Greg

Cramp up local team

Apr 26, 2018 by Joe Sullivan

Local team, So far (aside from Russ’s team) we have these peeps committed to cramp up. This team is gonna be laid back a little bit so it’s cool if the list below gets added to or deleted from. I think Russ’s team will give us a lady or two if we don’t get another couple. So, if you are

CrampUp XXIV - update

Apr 26, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Great news! In a little over three weeks....CrampUp! Update: CrampUp XXIV: The Dark AgesMay 19-20, 2018 Fichtner-Mainwaring ParkMedford, OR I am happy to report that so far we have 10-12 teams (8-10 out-of-town teams plus 1-2 local teams). Fields are reserved, custom discs are being printed,

Fw: Call for Grand Masters players (and masters)

Apr 25, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Male players who are at least 33 years old, please see below for some summer opportunities. Two days from the roster deadline, says Dylan below.Greg ----- Forwarded Message ----- From: Dylan Darling To: Starbird Greg Sent: Wednesday, April 25, 2018,


Apr 25, 2018 by ryankhitt

I'm in... what time is start?

Practice Practice

Apr 23, 2018 by Jadie May

Hi SO players, I hear there may have been some confusion about my moving to the La. My near to a year in in Ashland has been rough due to a family situation that didn't work out and then a job I left. Despite these events, I have genuinely enjoyed playing Ultimate with all of you. I feel like I

Sunday 4/22 - Practice & Pickup

Apr 21, 2018 by Russ

Hey y'all, Skills & Drills (formerly Practice) will be at 1 on Sunday, and is open to anyone who wants to come get ready for CrampUp. Aaaaaaaand Pickup at 3. All of it at Fichtner. Who's in?

Pickup tonight (Friday)

Apr 20, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Pickup UltimateNorth Mountain ParkTonight (Friday)7:15 - 9 pm Forecast predicts a beautiful evening! Who's in? Chatter please! I'm out (ankle). I can get you the cones/lights key, and hope to come say hi! Greg

Ultimate (Wednesday)

Apr 18, 2018 by Starbird Greg

Pickup Ultimate tonight (Wednesday)6:15 - 9 pmNorth Mountain Park Who's in? I won't be playing tonight--sick + letting ankle heal--but will bring cones and the lights key. Greg

Gandy goose photos and vid from your local team

Apr 16, 2018 by James Yang

get excited to play Cramp-Up and BRING A NEW FRIEND TO PLAY!! Especially women, which is where we're short to get 2 teams together. best, James