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2018 WFDF World Under 24 Ultimate Championships

Often times, the best way to learn is by watching. Mimic, adopt, and apply what you see to your own game. The following are 3 videos by the World Flying Disc Federation, which feature the gold medal matches of the 2018 WFDF World Under 24 Ultimate Championships for the men’s, women’s and mixed divisions. Watch, learn, and play!   WFDF World Under 24 Ultimate Championship: Men’s Final – Italy vs USA   WFDF World Under 24 Ultimate Championship: Women’s Final – Canada vs USA   WFDF World Under 24 Ultimate Championship: Mixed...

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10 Ultimate Frisbee Tips & Tutorials to Improve Your Game

Here are 10 ultimate frisbee references to help you improve your overall skills as an ultimate player. Watch the videos to learn the techniques and body mechanics used to execute each skill, including throwing, catching, defense, and offense. Watch, learn, and practice, but most importantly, have fun playing! Learn How to Play Ultimate Frisbee How to Mark your Opponent How to Pivot & Switch Grips Advanced Throws – High-Release Forehand & Lefty Backhand Advanced Throws – Hammer Throw Advanced Throws – Scoober & Thumber Learn How to Layout in Ultimate Frisbee 13...

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Calgary Ultimate Frisbee Leagues

If you are interested in joining an adult ultimate frisbee league, here is a list of Calgary ultimate league organizers in the community.   Calgary Ultimate Association Website: http://calgaryultimate.org/ “Founded in 2004, the CUA coordinates year-round leagues, annual tournaments, a growing juniors program, and multiple outreach efforts to promote the sport of ultimate frisbee within Calgary and surrounding areas.” The CUA runs ultimate leagues during all 4 seasons.   University of Calgary Intramurals and Sports Clubs Website: https://www.ucalgary.ca/ActiveLiving/registration/Browse/All/Ultimate “Intramural Sports offers ultimate players a mixed league to play in. Ultimate is recreational in nature...

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Edmonton Ultimate Frisbee Leagues

If you are interested in joining an adult ultimate league, here is a list of Edmonton ultimate league organizers in the community.   Edmonton Ultimate Players Association Website: http://www.eupa.ca/ “The Edmonton Ultimate Players Association (EUPA) is an organization devoted to promoting the ultimate community within Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. As a part of its mission to further the sport of ultimate, EUPA organizes year-round leagues, runs several regional tournaments, offers player-development opportunities and youth programs. ”   Edmonton Rec League Website: http://edmontonrecleague.com/ “[Edmonton Rec League] is a co-ed recreational sports league offering a variety of...

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Ultimate Frisbee Offensive Strategies

Here are two short videos explaining two basic types of ultimate frisbee offensive strategies. The first is the vertical stack and the second is the horizontal stack. Use these tactics to cut more effectively as a team and to find open space. The videos were created by the Ultimate HQ. Vertical Stack – Ultimate Frisbee Offensive Strategy   Horizontal Stack – Ultimate Frisbee Offensive Strategy   Are these videos helpful? Let us know in the comments below.  

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How to Throw an Ultimate Frisbee in the Wind

Playing in the wind is inevitable if you play ultimate Frisbee outdoors. The wind adds another element to the game, which can make it more challenging to execute accurate throws. Here is a series of videos by Brodie Smith, which explain how to throw an ultimate Frisbee in the wind. Learn how to throw backhand and forehand, both downwind and upwind. Also learn how to throw a hammer in the wind and how to throw far in the wind. How to Throw in the Wind – Ultimate Frisbee Tips   How to...

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13 Crazy Advanced Ultimate Frisbee Throws

Ready to learn some crazy advanced ultimate Frisbee throws? Some of these are useful in game situations and others are just fun to try. Here is a video showing 13 different Frisbee throws. They are: Chicken Wing Dad Backhand Push Pass Bowling Throw Upside Down Backhand Seabiscuit Throw Forehand Skip Backhand Skip Spinney Air Brush / Mack Kick Pass 2 for 1 Hammer The Bogo How many have you heard of? How many can you do? The video was produced by Brodie Smith.   Advanced Ultimate Frisbee Throws   Photo credit: loicwood...

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Learn How to Layout in Ultimate Frisbee

Are you committed to catch that frisbee from your teammate? Learning how to layout will help you extend your reach. However, it is important to use good technique to avoid injury. Here is a video that shows you how to layout in ultimate frisbee. Learn baby steps to get comfortable and proficient at laying out to make the catch. The video was produced by Brodie Smith.   How to Layout in Ultimate Frisbee – Tips   Is the video helpful? Let me know in the comments below.   Photo credit: loicwood

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Advanced Ultimate Frisbee Throws – Scoober & Thumber

Want to increase your arsenal of ultimate frisbee throws? Learn how to throw the scoober and the thumber. Watch these videos to understand how to grip the flying disc, how the angle of the disc effects its flight path, and when to use these types of throws in a game scenario. The videos were produced by Brodie Smith.   How to Throw a Scoober – Advanced Ultimate Throws   How to Throw a Thumber – Advanced Ultimate Throws   Are these videos helpful? Let me know in the comments below.   Photo...

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Ultimate Frisbee Advanced Throws – High-Release Forehand & Lefty Backhand

Ready to improve your ultimate frisbee skills? Here are two videos on how to throw two types of high-release throws. Learn the high-release forehand and the high-release lefty backhand. These are two useful throws to use in-game and will help you break your mark. The videos were produced by Brodie Smith.   Ultimate Frisbee – High-Release Forehand Throw   Ultimate Frisbee – High-Release Lefty Backhand Throw   Are these videos useful? Let me know in the comments below.   Photo credit: loicwood

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