Ultimate Globe Trotter is proud to announce Episode 8 with title partner BE Ultimate.
In addition to supporting the production of Episode 8, BE will outfit host Elliot Trotter and the featured team, Humiliswag of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, in high-performance apparel.
The Vancouver, BC-based BE Ultimate was founded in 2012 by Rumi Tejpar and has been supplying some of North America’s top teams like Vancouver’s Furious George and Traffic with custom jerseys and shorts. BE is dedicated to providing elite level teams with gear that looks professional, stylish, and benefits performance.
“Here at BE, we look to align ourselves with the organizations that share our core culture of innovation and self-improvement,” said CEO Rumi Tejpar. “This summer, we are grateful and excited to be working with both Ultimate Globe Trotter and Humiliswag. Both have proven themselves to be outstanding at what they do and are always pushing the boundaries to create better content and experiences for ultimate athletes.”
“After playing a couple seasons with Rumi and learning more about the BE brand, I saw how dedicated he was to making a high-quality performance product, and continuing to challenge his business to be better and better,” said UGT host Elliot Trotter. “I really appreciate Rumi and BE’s support of UGT. Both BE and the show represent a thoughtful lifestyle that pushes itself to its limits, and I’m glad to carry the BE banner in this upcoming episode.”
A travel-focused web series starring Elliot Trotter, Ultimate Globe Trotter features some of the world’s best ultimate teams in some of the world’s most intriguing locations. The first three episodes (Philippines, New Zealand, Australia) have been viewed by thousands of fans around the globe.
After the successful release of Episode 7 featuring Amsterdam’s Windmill tournament and Austria’s Catchup Graz, Episode 8 will feature the Tim Morrill led beach ultimate team hailing from Ft. Lauderdale, FL — Humiliswag. After two years falling to the three-time US Beach Men’s National Champions, And the Warhawks, Episode 8 will join Humiliswag in their hunt for the National title.
“Our humble squad of beach ultimate loving athletes is pumped to be returning to Virginia Beach to take on the USA Ultimate Beach Championships,” said team founder Tim Morrill. “After a year away from the tournament we have united a high powered TEAM of committed athletes. We are thrilled to work with our friends at BE Ultimate and to have our adventures captured by our teammate Elliot!”
UGT 8 will also follow host Elliot Trotter and Tim Morrill to Barcelona, Spain in preparation for May’s US Beach Ultimate Championships. In Barcelona, Elliot and Tim will explore the Catalonian capital city and join former Humiliswag teammate David Pimenta and the Portuguese National team to compete at Copa Tanga.
The US Beach Ultimate National Championships takes place on May 19-20, 2018 in Virginia Beach, VA.