The individual membership fee for the year 2022-2023 is Rs.600.
HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER?
Complete one of the forms below, depending on your current age –
- UPAI membership form (for adults) – for all adults, 18 years and over
- UPAI membership form (for minors) – for all minors under the age of 18, must be completed by a parent or legal guardian
Fill in the correct form, depending on your age.
We ask everyone to take the time to complete this form accurately. We are working to streamline UPAI memberships and will be issuing you a UPAI membership number this year.
HOW DO I PAY?
You can make your payment to UPAI.
Account Name: Ultimate Players Association of India
Account number: 50100108913966
Bank and Branch: HDFC, RA Puram, Chennai
IFSC Code: HDFC0000141
Once you have made the payment, take a screenshot and attach it to the last section of the membership form.
To note: For team payments, please attach a screenshot of the team fee payment and ensure that your team captain/manager has emailed the bulk payment screenshot with the list names to once the transfer is complete.
GUEST PLAYERS / FREE AGENTS
Individuals attending only one UPAI event for the year may pay a guest fee of INR 350/- for that event. If you intend to attend more than one event, we recommend paying the annual membership fee.
Annual membership of the UPAI, regardless of the date of payment of the subscription, is valid from April 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023.
To note: If our event season is extended beyond March 31, 2023, for unforeseeable reasons, such as the pandemic, then UPAI may also extend the validity of membership.
BREAKDOWN OF UPAI EXPENSES
WHAT DO YOU GAIN AS A UPAI MEMBER?
- World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) Membership (INR 130/athlete)
- Access to the annual national conference of the UPAI
- Coverage by member protection and child protection policies, with legal support
- Opportunity to gain work experience in UPAI’s workforce and volunteer committees through gap year internships and short-term volunteer opportunities
- The right to stand for election (executive council), the right to vote in council elections and to be eligible to serve on our working committees
- Access to participate in the UPAI National Championship Series (NCS) (7-10 tournaments over a year)
- Access to participate in all other tournaments organized by UPAI, States Championship, National Ultimate University Championships (NCUC), Beach Championships, etc.
- Ability to represent India; elite training and gaming experiences
- Eligibility to attend National Team Selection Events/Trials
- Opportunity to manage and coach Indian teams through the National Team Coach Path
Skills development workshops and other learning/work opportunities:
- Game advisor and other WFDF training
- Coach Development Workshops
- Coach certification modules and coaching workshops
- Paid opportunities to coach at schools, colleges, partner organizations and sports institutions/academies
- Spirit of The Game (SoTG) workshops for teams and individuals
- Work with NGOs to teach sport to other disadvantaged communities
- To apply for the Women’s Ultimate Fellowship (WUF) for young female leaders covering life skills, financial literacy, mentorship, stipend and more