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Ruggers Pub is proud to be the official bar of the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds! Specializing in craft beer, craft food, good friends, and good times, and the only place you’ll find $2 Wells, $3 Bombs, and $3 24oz PBRs; All Day, Every Day. Stop in after every Thunderbirds home game or anytime you’re in the Southside!” *pronounced “rug-ers”.
All ultimate players know--It's bad news when somebody throws a hospital pass. Fortunately, if you do have an injury that's keeping you off the field, there's UPMC Sports Medicine, the region’s largest and most experienced provider of sports medicine services. UPMC Sports Medicine is proud to take care of athletes from high school, college, and the pros -- including the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds. To learn more, visit
Whether it’s after your doctor’s office is closed, or any time when you can’t wait to see a doctor, UPMC Urgent Care is here to help.​ ​Our walk-in clinics provide a full range of medical services for people of all ages, 12 hours a day, 7 days a week.​ ​Our 11 urgent care locations throughout western Pennsylvania are open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., no appointments necessary.
For 125 years, Stifel has contributed to the success of our clients by building upon a foundation of trust and understanding.The recognition of these values by our clients and by our associates will, in turn, result in increased value for our shareholders, making Stifel common stock the investment of choice. Proud partners of the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds, learn more about us by going to
We are passionate about gloves & providing players with the gear they need to play their best. We have been working hard since 2012 to provide you with both the best gloves and the best customer service.​ Friction Gloves improve both your throws and catches. They provide you with great grip on the disc no matter the condition. Don't let the weather be a factor in your game. ​The official glove of the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds.
Progressive Counseling Center provides an outpatient, Comprehensive Opioid Addiction Treatment (COAT) Program as well as treatment for alcohol and other substance abuse and dependency problems. ​Progressive Counseling Center provides a variety of other counseling services including but not limited to addiction, abuse, depression, grief, adoption, PTSD, personality disorders and coping with chronic pain.
In 2008 company president, Chris Whirrett, was in college and trying to buy a few Ultimate discs online. He became frustrated by the high price, slow shipping, and poor service and knew there must be a better way. Chris built the first version of that year over Christmas break, and bought one box of Discraft discs to sell out of his college dorm.
During development, we enlisted several Ultimate athletes at college, club, and professional levels to test our prototype cleats and provide feedback for our design. Their input ensured that our cleats would be the best for Ultimate. UP Cleats is the official athletic footwear sponsor for the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds.
The Videohouse has been Pittsburgh’s go-to for full-service media production for over 30 years. Their shooters, gaffers, editors, animators, and more work tirelessly to bring their clients’ visions to the screen using the most cutting-edge equipment around. Projects ranging from corporate video to commercial to broadcasting the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds are produced and equipped by The Videohouse every day. Visit to learn more and get your video project started.