Past Articles in Opinion
Following the conclusion of the tempestuous Pro Flight Finale last week in Minnesota, we are now closing in on the finish of year three of the Triple Crown Tour, USA Ultimate’s attempt to improve the club regular season. It has been a bumpy ride so far, with mixed results in terms of both player feedback and...
August 31, 2015 by Patrick Stegemoeller in Opinion with 18 Comments
Some reactions to the algorithm and Club Regionals bid allocation.
August 27, 2015 by Charlie Eisenhood in Analysis, Opinion with 29 Comments
In 1982, Irv Kalb and Tom “TK” Kennedy published the first-ever book about ultimate, titled “Ultimate: Fundamentals of the Sport.” As you might imagine, Kalb and Kennedy were both Hall of Fame locks, and were both enshrined in the Hall in its inaugural year, 2004. Kennedy was the founder of the Ultimate Players Association and...
August 26, 2015 by Charlie Eisenhood in Opinion with 12 Comments
An Oregon Fugue captain shares her reflections on a coach and a friend.
August 21, 2015 by Ashley Young in Opinion, Profile with 3 Comments
You may not realize it, but by August 30th the official nominations for the 2015 class of the Ultimate Hall of Fame will be due. Don’t worry if you miss the deadline and don’t get to nominate your favorite player. Because this article is about what the Hall of Fame might look like ten years...
August 19, 2015 by Tony Leonardo in Analysis, Opinion with 31 Comments
The AUDL's 2015 Championship Weekend was one of the most ambitious ultimate showcases ever put together.
August 18, 2015 by Steven Wartinbee in Opinion with 5 Comments
This post was written by Hannah Leathers. It was originally published on the All-Star Ultimate Tour blog. It has been lightly edited. Before our game against Philadelphia Green Means Go this past Sunday, the All-Stars — as a team — decided to institute new scoring celebrations. Maintaining energy after travel and little sleep was proving...
August 11, 2015 by Guest Author in Opinion with 22 Comments
It's not just for the boys anymore.
August 2, 2015 by Guest Author in Opinion with 21 Comments
Team USA crossed the line in the U23 Open final. But they reeled it back in.
July 30, 2015 by Charlie Eisenhood in Opinion with 41 Comments
Giving out grades for U23 Worlds!
July 28, 2015 by Preston Thompson in Opinion with 7 Comments