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ABOUT DGC

Welcome to the website of Dublin’s Golden Cup – an Ultimate frisbee tournament in Dublin, Ireland. Run by players with with years of playing experience and years of organising tournaments, Dublin’s Golden Cup aims to bring to Dublin something it has been lacking for some time – an annual tournament for mixed teams from all across Europe and further afield! For too long Dublin teams have travelled to the UK, to Italy, to Germany, to France, to Spain – all across the continent without being able to offer an invitation to our capital. We have changed that now and each year we are looking to build on the previous efforts. We have now run 3 editions of the tournament and are already planning for the 2017 edition which will be held over the weekend of August 12th & 13th in the summer of 2017.

Read more about 2017 here: DGC 2017

 

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HISTORY

In 2014 the then Golden Keg Organising Committee ran two tournaments. The first was the All-Ireland Mixed Ultimate Championships in May and the second was the inaugural Golden Keg tournament. Both were successful and we learned a lot about ourselves and about how to best organise events along the way.  You can find out all about both events on the 2014 page of the website and watch the highlights courtesy of Get Horizontal in this video:

In 2015 we ran the same tournament, again in July under a new moniker – Dublin’s Golden Cup. The Dublin’s Golden Cup 2015 edition took place on July 4th and 5th in Dublin and saw 16 teams fight for the brand new golden cup trophy. We welcomed teams from all over the world – Australians, Canadians, French, Polish, Norwegian and more. You can find out all about it on the 2015 page of the website and watch one of the videos of the event below.

In 2016 we moved away from the early July slot and held the tournament in mid-August. We welcomed 16 teams to Dublin including Polish, Swedish, German, British and many more. Using the same venue as 2015 made for a smooth event and we think the visiting teams enjoyed it! All information about the tournament can be found on the 2016 page of the website and we will have photos and videos for you soon!

SOCIAL MEDIA

Catch up with us on Twitter, on Facebook, Youtube and on Instagram to keep up with all our news.

Thanks for stopping by our website and we hope to see you at one of our tournaments in the future!

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