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  1. WJUC 2014 Open Final: USA v. Canada [VIDEO]

    Watch the full game footage of the 2014 World Juniors Ultimate Championships Open Division final between the United States and Canada:

    2014 WJUC U19 Open Final

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 28, 2014 at 3:33PM
  2. New Cooler Concept Will Become Instant Must-Have For Ultimate Teams

    This new cooler design (currently being Kickstarted) is going to be ESSENTIAL on the field and beach:

    Coolest Cooler

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 28, 2014 at 2:57PM
  3. Darren Wu Brings Home Gold For Canada U19 With This Unbelievable Catch

    What a play.

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 28, 2014 at 10:52AM
  4. Highlight: Madison Radicals’ Peter Graffy Skies Beau

    Pretty impressive sky block here from the Madison Radicals’ Peter Graffy over the San Jose Spiders’ Beau Kittredge:

    Big Sky

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 28, 2014 at 10:43AM
  5. WJUC: Terrence Mitchell’s Sky [VIDEO]

    Scott Dunham (the must-follow WJUC tweeter) got this footage of the huge Terrence Mitchell sky (seen here):

    Terrence Mitchell Huge Sky

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 22, 2014 at 8:03PM
  6. Photo Of The Day

    U19 Team USA player Terrence Mitchell, also a rookie on Raleigh Ring of Fire, skies Israel’s Nir Erez in pool play at the World Juniors Ultimate Championships. Via Reddit.

    terrence mitchell sky

    Photo by Kevin Leclaire — UltiPhotos.com

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 22, 2014 at 11:57AM
  7. SB Nation Discovers Ultimate On ESPN3, Snarks

    SB Nation has a regular feature where they write about the zany sports you can find on ESPN3. Ultimate got the treatment this week. It’s got your stock “stoner bro” references and a healthy amount of skepticism, but the author eventually agrees that: hey it’s a sport!

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 22, 2014 at 11:28AM
  8. Photo Of The Day

    UltiPhotos has an excellent gallery of photos from the WJUC opening ceremonies. Here is a shot of the Austrian Open team walking into the stadium in the team parade:

    The Austrian Open team celebrates heading into the stadium in Lecco at WJUC.

    Photo by Brandon Wu — UltiPhotos.com

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 21, 2014 at 11:12AM
  9. Follow World Juniors Ultimate Championships All Week

    Looking for live information about the 2014 WJUC in Lecco, Italy? Here are some resources. Ultiworld will also have some recapping of the rounds this week.

    - Great online schedules from Ultiarchive (Open, Women, U17 Open, U17 Women’s)

    - Livetweeting of USA games, particularly Women’s, from Scott Dunham (father of U19 player Hallie Dunham)

    - Livetweeting of various games, including USA teams, from Josh Seamon

    - Livestreaming by Skyd Magazine

    - Photos from UltiPhotos

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 21, 2014 at 10:16AM
  10. The New York Post Is Excited That An NYC Team — The AUDL’s Empire — Is Actually Winning

    From the New York Post:

    “If you are a sports fan in the Big Town, and you’ve grown a little weary of the relentless mediocrity that has crept into our city, there is an outlier wearing a “NEW YORK” jersey that will be playing an actual honest-to-goodness playoff game Saturday night within the city’s borders, and they are worth your time and your attention:” the AUDL’s New York Empire.

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 21, 2014 at 9:30AM

News

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  4. Toronto Rush v. San Jose Spiders: Championship Preview

  5. 8 Keys To Beating The San Jose Spiders

  6. An East Coast Rematch, And #1 Defense v. #1 Offense: 2014 AUDL Semifinals Preview

  7. The Definitive Guide To Summer Party Tournaments

  8. The New Fundamental: Revolver’s Isolation Cutting, Powered by Agility from Five Ultimate

  9. Top 5: Chicago Wildfire v. New York Empire

  10. WUCC 2014: Pools Announced, Presented By VC Ultimate

  11. WJUC 2014: Pool Play Recap (U19 Division)

  12. WJUC Dorms Are Reportedly Awful; US Teams Relocate To Hotels

  13. NUTC Chat 2014: Meg Goldbuch & Eli Motycka

  14. Eating on a Budget: Healthy Options for Ultimate Players that Won’t Break the Bank

  15. DC Current Dominate Vancouver Nighthawks To Take Home 2014 MLU Title

Up for Debate

  1. Guest Author

    The Spirit Spike: A Story From Masters Nationals

    Jul 28, 2014 with 24 Comments
  2. Michael Kinstlick

    8 Keys To Beating The San Jose Spiders

    Jul 25, 2014 with 3 Comments
  3. Tad Wissel

    The Definitive Guide To Summer Party Tournaments

    Jul 24, 2014 with 19 Comments
  4. David Hogan

    The New Fundamental: Revolver’s Isolation Cutting, Powered by Agility from Five Ultimate

    Jul 23, 2014 with 39 Comments
  5. Kate Schlag

    Eating on a Budget: Healthy Options for Ultimate Players that Won’t Break the Bank

    Jul 22, 2014 with 15 Comments
  6. Tim Kefalas

    The Triple Crown Tour’s Effect On Select Teams: Help Or Hindrance?

    Jul 21, 2014 with 24 Comments
  7. Joseph Marmerstein

    What Happened? Video Analysis Of GOAT’s 2013 Season, Powered By Agility From Five Ultimate

    Jul 17, 2014 with 5 Comments
  8. Charlie Eisenhood

    2014 Chesapeake Invite: Bracket Scenarios (Men’s Division)

    Jul 12, 2014 with 4 Comments
  9. Henry McKenna

    Pro Ultimate Leagues Are Not In Danger Of A Flopping Epidemic

    Jul 3, 2014 with 24 Comments