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  1. Grantland Calls NBA Star Steph Curry Fit Like An Ultimate Player

    Which, according to Grantland.com, borders on the annoying:

    “Even up close, Curry doesn’t look like much. He’s obnoxiously, evidently fit, but in a way similar to how a guy who rock climbs and plays on the college Ultimate team is fit.”

    —Sean Childers Aug 14, 2014 at 9:11AM
  2. GIF: Fury’s Claire Desmond’s Huge WUCC Grab

    This grab — captured in several stills by f/go’s Steve Kotvis — by San Francisco Fury’s Claire Desmond was one of the great plays of the 2014 World Club Championships:

    —Charlie Eisenhood Aug 13, 2014 at 10:08AM
  3. VIDEO: Big Layout Punctuates North Carolina YCC Win

    Watch the final point of the 2014 Youth Club Championships in the U19 Open Division. Game recap here.

    YCC North Carolina v. Cincinnati Final Point Video

    —Charlie Eisenhood Aug 11, 2014 at 12:50PM
  4. Seattle Riot Wednesday WUCC Highlights

    Luke Johnson has been churning out highlight reels from Seattle Riot’s games at WUCC. Take a look at Wednesday’s clip:

    Riot Highlights WUCC

    —Charlie Eisenhood Aug 6, 2014 at 5:25PM
  5. Are Turf Fields Second Class? Women Soccer Players Claim FIFA Discrimination

    FIFA is facing potential legal action from star women soccer players in light of news that they plan to host many of the 2015 Women’s World Cup games on artificial turf field sites. The players are arguing that the field accommodations are unlawful discrimination; the men’s World Cup has always been hosted on grass, which is better than the “inferior” artificial turf surface.

    (more…)

    —Sean Childers Aug 5, 2014 at 12:03PM
  6. WUCC Tuesday Schedule

    Here is the full WUCC Tuesday schedule (mostly Sunday’s schedule with some small changes).

    —Charlie Eisenhood Aug 4, 2014 at 10:12AM
  7. 2015 Team USA U23 Applications Now Open

    USA Ultimate announced today that applications to play for the USA Under-23 team in 2015 are now open.

    —Charlie Eisenhood Aug 1, 2014 at 3:28PM
  8. 2014 Philadelphia Club Roster

    From the ashes of Southpaw rises Philadelphia Club for the 2014 season. Here’s the new team’s roster. (more…)

    —Charlie Eisenhood Aug 1, 2014 at 1:34PM
  9. VIDEO: Manchester United Players Throwing Hammers

    Here’s a video followup to Manchester United’s jaunt with Truck Stop and Scandal players in Washington, DC. They get some practice in throwing hammers. “Ooh, kill ‘em!” (more…)

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 31, 2014 at 3:01PM
  10. Watch Saints QB Drew Brees Snipe A Frisbee With A Football

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is, ya know, pretty good at football. He showed off his target practice skills on a frisbee this week. It’s like reverse Brodie:

    HT TJ Martin.

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jul 30, 2014 at 8:00AM

News

  1. Now a Victim of Roster Turnover, Doublewide Shifts Their 2014 Strategy

  2. Riot Worlds Win Confirms The End Of The Fury Era

  3. Breaking Down the No Dump Vertical Stack, Powered by Agility from Five Ultimate

  4. North Carolina TriForce Tops Cincinnati Flying Pig To Win YCC U19 Open Title

  5. San Francisco Revolver Remains World Champion With Win Over Seattle Sockeye, Presented By VC Ultimate

  6. Seattle Riot Captures Elusive Win Over Fury To Win World Championship, Presented By VC Ultimate

  7. WUCC 2014: Open & Women’s Finals Previews, Presented By VC Ultimate

  8. WUCC 2014: Open Division Semifinals Recap, Presented By VC Ultimate

  9. WUCC 2014: Women’s Semifinals Recap, Presented By VC Ultimate

  10. WUCC 2014: Thursday Recap, Presented By VC Ultimate

  11. Top Young Players Ready to Face Off in Minnesota: YCC Preview (Open)

  12. WUCC 2014 Diaries: Day Six, Presented By VC Ultimate

  13. Enough Already: WFDF Needs Observers

  14. Molly Brown Keeps Rolling With Tough Colorado Cup Win

  15. WUCC 2014: Open Division Semifinals Preview, Presented By VC Ultimate

Up for Debate

  1. Joseph Marmerstein

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

    Jul 17, 2014 with 5 Comments
  2. Charlie Eisenhood

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

    Jul 12, 2014 with 4 Comments
  3. Tad Wissel

    AUDL Pittsburgh Franchise Gets Cool Welcome, But Is Well-Positioned For Long Term

    Jul 9, 2014 with 15 Comments
  4. Henry McKenna

    Pro Ultimate Leagues Are Not In Danger Of A Flopping Epidemic

    Jul 3, 2014 with 24 Comments
  5. Tiina Booth

    How To Run An Ultimate Day Camp

    Jul 1, 2014 with 5 Comments
  6. Martin Aguilera

    How Scandal Dominated 2013 — Video Analysis: Powered By Agility From Five Ultimate

    Jun 30, 2014 with 11 Comments
  7. Alec Surmani

    Extra Width and Extra Marks: Double Teams in Semi-Pro Ultimate

    Jun 19, 2014 with 10 Comments
  8. Jesse Moskowitz

    The 2014 Ultiworld DIII College Awards (Men’s)

    Jun 6, 2014 with 39 Comments
  9. Sion "Brummie" Scone

    The Brummie Offensive Treatise: Developing Skills and Strategy to Suit Your Team

    Jun 3, 2014 with 4 Comments