Layout April 2008, Special Sponsor Edition

Dear TUC Member,


* GAIA – Preferred Apparel of TUC
* Daredevil Discs – Preferred Disc of TUC
* AMCARE – Sport Brace Partner
* Scallywag’s – Events Partner
* Steam Whistle Pilsner - *NEW* Events Partner!
* Healthcheck Partners
* Spring & Summer Registration Reminder

Now is the time to de-hibernate and sign-up for your TUC 2008 Membership as well as Spring League and/or Summer League! Spring League starts on the beach the next two weeks (April 7/9 & 14/16) and registration has been extended to April 16. Summer League registration is filling up very quickly as well, so don’t delay! Summer Registration closes Monday, April 30.

TUC Partners in 2008
TUC is thrilled to announce its partner line-up for 2008. Each of our sponsors bring something unique to our Club and they enhance the value of your TUC membership. Our partners SUPPORT YOU in your Ultimate endeavours, so we encourage you to take advantage of the discounts and deals available! A big thanks to our 2008 partners:

GAIA – Preferred Apparel of the Toronto Ultimate Club

GAIA is excited for another year of Ultimate and to return as TUC's Preferred Apparel Supplier for 2008!

Free GAIA membership

GAIA's sponsorship of TUC includes a FREE GAIA Membership for every registered TUC member ($25 value). This membership gets you 10-30% off regular retail prices on our entire catalogue and is valid for 1 full year. Use the following code on your next GAIA purchase to receive your free GAIA Membership - Coupon code: TUC08

Distributor pricing for TUC teams

GAIA is also offering each registered TUC team a one-time opportunity to purchase team gear at Distributor pricing - saves you up to an additional 30% off GAIA Member price. Your Distributor price opportunity applies to both in-stock and custom team orders and includes a FREE TUC logo screenprint! See the TUC Team Deals page or contact for more information.

Tombstone masters ultimate

GAIA is a proud sponsor of the 2008 WUGC and Team Canada. Toronto's Tombstone will be representing Canada in the Masters category. Support Team Canada - check out our website in early May for Team Canada supporter gear.

Have a safe and great summer!
- The GAIA crew




Daredevil Discs – Preferred Disc of the Toronto Ultimate Club

Daredevil is back for its 3rd year of partnership with TUC! Proudly Canadian owned and made.

Daredevil discs are standard, UPA approved, 175g Ultimate sport discs and come in 12 different colours. Daredevil uses quality “hot stamping” for all custom logos and has a quick turn-around time. As the Preferred Disc of the Toronto Ultimate Club, Daredevil Discs also each TUC member a $5 Gift Certificate and a Daredevil Disc in their membership package this year!

We encourage you to visit our Daredevil Discs page on the web site as well as visit

Team Disc Special for TUC Members!

Daredevil also offers a special price for TUC members who wish to purchase team discs. Prices are inclusive of TUC’s Daredevil discount:

20 Custom One-Colour Discs - $350 tax included!
30 Custom One-Colour Discs - $450 tax included!
Note these prices are for a 1 colour logo. Option to add another colour for $100.

Visit the DDD Disc Demonstrator to pick your colours!


AMCARE – Sport Brace Partner of TUC

AMCARE is a proud supporter of TUC since 2006 and they are dedicated to keeping you healthy and in the game. They are centrally located at St. Clair and Bathurst and the facility features a variety of sport medical items and health products. AMCARE offers a 15% discount to all TUC members on all off-the-shelf braces as well as supplements and vitamins in their award-winning compound pharmacy.

Knee Brace –osteoarthritis, ligament injuries (ACL, MCL, PCL), patellar instability, generalized pain, support for recent surgery

Ankle Brace/Supports – elastic sleeves, lace ups, subtalar stabilizers, stirrup style

Wrist Brace – pull on, wrap around, neoprene, elastic



Scallywags –Partner Pub

NUTHIN BEATS CHEAP GRUB! The crew at Scally’s are pleased to welcome back TUC members this season for more great food and beverages. All TUC summer teams receive HALF-PRICED FOOD during the season when they go as a team (note this does not include beverages, minimum of 8 people). At the captains meetings in May each team captain will receive a Scally’s sponsor card that is used at the pub to receive the TUC team deal. Also, call ahead before your game to book a table on the 3rd floor patio as it gets quite busy in the summer. Don’t forget to mention that you are from TUC!

Scallywags also sponsors our Volunteer of the Month. Top TUC volunteers receive $50 in Scally’s dollars to use towards their meals. As well, we hope to host an ‘All-Star’ game in September which will be sponsored by Scallywags.

Next time you are in the area or have a game nearby, stop at Scallywags for a bite or drink! They also do private functions on their second floor meeting room. Scallywags is located at 11 St. Clair Ave W (Yonge & St Clair) and the phone number is 416.922.3737


Steam Whistle Pilsner – *NEW* Spirit Sponsor!

Our great friends at Steam Whistle Brewery our joining the effort to promote SPIRIT OF THE GAME in TUC games this season. In addition to our increased emphasis on Spirit (monitoring, reporting, and communicating) we will also be REWARDING high Spirit teams this season with Steam Whistle beer!

Throughout the TUC Summer season, top spirit teams on each weeknight will have an opportunity to win a free case of beer for their team. We will explain at the captains meeting how the winners will be determined. There will also be end of season beer prizing for league champs and spirit winners. Plus, in the fall we will have a few more slabs of beers for our spirit winners, all compliments of Steam Whistle!

Next time you’re standing in line at the Beer Store make the easy choice – Steam Whistle! It’s a great Pilsner, locally brewed, and supporter of the Toronto Ultimate Club! Visit and our Spirit pages for more info.


Health Check Partners

Experiencing some bumps and bruises from the game and need some medical attention? TUC has several key partners in the fields of physiotherapy, chiropractic, naturopathic, and massage therapy. Visit the Health Check section on our web site for more information on each of these great TUC supporters:

Physiomed Rogers Centre – Physiomed Rogers Centre is a multi-disciplinary clinic which is owned and operated by Dr. Katie Malone, a TUC member since 1999. The clinic is staffed by a physiotherapist, medical doctor, chiropractor, massage therapist, and kinesiologist. Our focus is on active therapy, and quickly returning our patients to the field stronger than before their injury. TUC members can also take advantage of our orthotic deal, which combines the SOLE MATE sport orthotic with GAIA Ultimate cleats and is covered under most insurance plans.

Physiomed is located at the Rogers Centre (1 Blue Jays Way) at Gate 13. Call 416.341.0720 or email

Pivot – Pivot Sport Medicine & Orthopaedics has a multidisciplinary team of professionals working together to provide superior patient care. Our staff includes Sport Medicine Physicians, Sport Physiotherapists, Registered Massage Therapists, Osteopaths, an Acupuncturist and Pedorthic Consultant. Through the years our staff has had a longstanding involvement with Ultimate and TUC, some of whom were instrumental in initiating formal medical event coverage for TUC, beginning with the 1996 Canadian Nationals in Toronto. Staff members have provided care for multiple TUC tournaments, US Nationals, Canadian Nationals, British Nationals, WFDF World Cup and have been guest writers for the World Ultimate Magazine.

Pivot is located at 2288 Bloor St West. Call 416.76PIVOT or email

Action Naturopathic – At Action Naturopathic our multidisciplinary healthcare team of Naturopathic Doctors, Athletic Therapists, Nutritionists, Chiropractor and Massage Therapist are committed to assisting you achieve optimal health, productivity and performance. We understand the demands of living an active lifestyle and the benefits of overall wellness. At Action Naturopathic, we will work with you to explore different aspects of your health including injury rehabilitation, performance enhancement, optimal nutrition, immune function, stress management, digestive function, and adequate rest and recovery. Whatever your ‘ultimate’ health goals, our specialized team is ready to assist you.

Action is located at 623A Mt. Pleasant Rd. Call 416.849.2394 or email



- The TUC Team





Toronto Ultimate Club
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Toronto, ON
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