The build up to UFL II's long awaited kickoff has seemed like a lifetime for those teams keen to make amends for last season. But the major worry for the league was whether the equality that the UFL's inaugural season had was maintained in what could easily be a difficult sophomore year. The Kickoff Classic was a chance for the Hawks to redeem a difficult year one.... They did it. And as for parity among the teams, the league need not have worried, with one score in it in b
The full list of regular season fixtures has been released, with this weekend's Kickoff Classic weekend clashes announced too. The opening fixtures see the two Bowl teams facing off against each other, the Ultimate Bowl winning Mavericks against the well fancied Wolf Pack outfit. In the other fixture, UFL new boys the Dragons take on the rejuvenated Hawks. The rest of the years fixtures are: Week One - Kickoff Classic Hawks v Dragons Mavericks v Wolf Pack Week Two Hawks v Ma
The final week of OTA's saw the UFL franchises going through their plays and making the final touches before the season kicks off next week. All the preparations are made now, we can't wait for Week One's Kickoff Classic celebrations next Saturday at 11.30. We hope you can make it, the fireworks on the field will be amazing.
The UFL's newest franchise, the former Thunder team, now headed up by the BUCS National Champion winning coach duo of Dale Bottomley and Andy Fraser. The Dragons are claiming to bring a whole new set of fireworks to the UFL II party and the coaching setup is serious about having fun With an impressive list of trophies over the last couple of years, including a BAFCA Coach of the Year win and runner up, BUCS National Championship and Team of the Year, we expect a lot from this
The Hawks are making a statement, with an exciting Draft and a Graduate coaching team showing flair and experience. Head Coaches Jason Shaw and Chris Jones have spent the offseason strengthening their staff and hope to make a strong impression on UFL II competition this year. Watch out for the Hawks to Rise Up this year.
The Wolf Pack were winners of the UFL I Trophy last season and were led by the GB international Kabbadi and American Football phenom Gaby Knops. Her success as a player has meant she has had to step aside this year from the helm and so we welcome her AHC from last year Stephen Smith and the British National Champion lineman for Carnegie, Stephen "Fear the Beard" Holmes in as Head Coaches for UFL II. They have a strong Graduate staff of experience and youth behind them and th
We'd like to introduce you to the Coaching lineups in UFL II. First up in this mini series are the Ultimate Bowl Champion Mavericks team. A steady hand at the tiller from coaches Yarwood and Smith last year took the Bulls all the way to the inaugural UFL title and they have added a strong backroom team with their staff of Graduate Coaches.
The UFL moved this evening to award all existing and future winners of the Ultimate Bowl the honour of displaying a Golden Star on their logo to signify this achievement. The current Bowl champions, The Mavericks, may now display their victory in UFL I with pride going forward. We look forward to seeing the Gold star being awarded to the best teams in the years to come.
On a bright and breezy late spring morning the players, coaches and staff of the UFL gathered for the final big event of the pre season, the second ever Draft of the Leeds Academy's Ultimate Flag League. The atmosphere was electric in "The Pavilion" as the war rooms sparked into action and the cameras beamed the images of the first round worldwide. The first round picks were received with rapturous applause The UFL I last placed Hawks were gifted the first pick and they swo
The UFL today gave a sneak preview of their new team jerseys and also announced their main sponsors for UFL II, Go Shred: Confidential Shredding & Records Management. Don't forget to keep up to date with the UFL II Draft tomorrow across social media and the full Draft results will be posted here straight afterwards. Find out more about Go Shred at www.goshred.co.uk