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Riptide Rue Fateful Five Minutes in Seattle

Photos copyright Jeff Bell Story by Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide faced a big test for their first game of the 2016 AUDL season when they journeyed south to Seattle to face the Cascades on Saturday night.The Cascades are consensus picks to battle the San Francisco Flamethrowers for the West Division crown this ... More

Vancouver Riptide Head to Seattle for Season Opener

By Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide are heading south to Seattle to play the Cascades this Saturday night in their AUDL season opener.Last season was a frustrating one for the team. They managed to beat the top teams in their division, including two wins against Seattle, but frittered away a half dozen great chances to ... More

Get Involved with the Vancouver Ultimate League

Want to get a better sense of what it's like to be out there on the field with the Vancouver Riptide? Learn to play Ultimate yourself by joining our Community Partners, the Vancouver Ultimate League.The Vancouver Ultimate League is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and after having so many thousands of players ... More

Vancouver AUDL Franchise Set to Compete in AUDL, Triple Crown, and Canadian Events

Vancouver’s premier professional ultimate team is expanding into exciting new territory for the sport of ultimate, and it’s getting a brand new name and look to mark the occasion.In an exciting new step, Vancouver will become the first organization to play as sponsored professionals in both league and international ... More

Vancouver Riptide Support Team Canada at Upcoming World Championships

By Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide will be making important contributions to not just the Canadian teams competing on the field at the upcoming WFDF World Ultimate and Guts Championships in London, but also behind the scenes in the running of the tournament.The American teams in AUDL get off easy; there are 21 of them ... More

Vancouver Riptide Announce 2016 Roster

By Scott LewisThis is going to be an interesting season for the Vancouver Riptide of AUDL..After finishing last in the Western Division last year with a record of four wins and ten losses, the team underwent an off-season rebuild, both off the field and on. Part of that renewal involved bringing in veterans like Brendan ... More

Vancouver Riptide Hold Successful “Dry-Out”

Photos copyright Jeff Bell Story by Paul WangThe Vancouver Riptide held their first annual combine on the evening of February 13th, 2016. Over 50 prospects from as far away as Victoria and Cowichan Bay gathered at Point Grey Secondary with hopes of earning their blue and green jerseys.The positivity of the ... More

Riptide Add New Coaching Staff

By Scott LewisPhoto copyright Jeff BellThe makeover for the Vancouver Riptide of AUDL continues. Several top notch new players have already been added to the team, and now we can announce a very special coaching duo will be calling the shots.Ladies and gentlemen, let us introduce two familiar names from the ... More

Vancouver Riptide Announce Tryout Date

New management, new coaches – it just might be the time for some new players on the Vancouver Riptide too.And maybe you think you can be one of those new players. If so, your chance is approaching quickly.On Saturday, February 13th, the Riptide will be holding open tryouts from 6-10 p.m. at Point Grey High School on ... More

Vancouver Riptide Invest in the Future

 To be a strong sports franchise, a team needs to have a pipeline of young talent coming up the ranks, and it needs to ensure these young players develop to the fullest of their potential. The Vancouver Riptide are following this model by establishing the Vancouver Riptide Athlete Development Programme. The objective ... More