About the Minnesota Wind Chill

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The Wind Chill are the professional Ultimate team based out of Minnesota. The Wind Chill are heading into their sixth season in the American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL), coming off a franchise best 11-3 regular season in 2017. The team came up just short against the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds in August, losing 25-26 in their first ever home playoff game.

After serving as the title sponsor in 2017, Omar Ansari, owner and founder of Surly Brewing Company, purchased the Minnesota Wind Chill in August of 2017 and is now the majority owner of the franchise. The new ownership group also includes Ben Feldman, who both played and served as General Manager of the Wind Chill in 2017, as well as Jim Mott, MVP of Surly Brewing Company.

The team competes in a 14-game regular season and will host their seven 2018 home games at the National Sport Center Stadium in Blaine, which was renovated with new state of the art turf during the off-season. See directions here.

The Wind Chill play in the Midwest Division along with:

Chicago Wildfire
Detroit Mechanix
Indianapolis AlleyCats
Madison Radicals
Pittsburgh Thunderbirds

The Wind Chill are starting to get noticed more and more in the local community, including recognition and opportunities from other local professional teams. On July 22nd, 2017, the Wind Chill faced off against a group of Minnesota College All Stars at half-time of the Minnesota United FC game at TCF Bank Stadium. On August 31st, 2017, the team brought in the neighboring Madison Radicals for a showcase game at the half-time of the Minnesota Vikings game at US Bank Stadium.

If you have questions about the Wind Chill, please email us at: info@windchillultimate.com