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  1. February 26, 2021
  2. Mailbag: Overhauling USAU’s Approach to Events
  3. Deep Look: Radical Rethinking of Ultimate
  4. Sin The Fields: The Hex — A Revolution or Complete Nonsense?
  5. February 24, 2021
  6. Film Room: Throwing Hammers in the Wind – Part 1: Throwing Mechanics
  7. Play Of The Year 2020: Phillip Sellers, Presented by Friction Gloves
  8. February 23, 2021
  9. Witmer’s Wisdom: Why You Should Become a Coach
  10. Tuesday Tips: 5 Reasons Your Deep Game Isn’t Working
  11. Stall 9: The Anne Worth Teaser Was The Best Callahan Video Of 2020
  12. February 22, 2021
  13. Play Of The Year 2020 Final, Presented by Friction Gloves
  14. February 19, 2021
  15. Deep Look: Tiina Booth, College Rebuild, NUTC
  16. USA Ultimate’s Coach Convention: Takeaways from the Virtual Event
  17. Florida Warm Up All-Time Highlights
  18. Mailbag: 2022 College Season Lookahead, Difference Between Championship Contenders and Also-Rans
  19. Con10enT All-Black Tour Names 10 Core Players
  20. February 18, 2021
  21. Bring It In: An Ode to Mini
  22. February 17, 2021
  23. How Ultimate Can Return to Play
  24. February 16, 2021
  25. Stall 9: Touching the Void in Blaine, MN
  26. Play Of The Year 2020 Semifinals, Presented by Friction Gloves
  27. European Ultimate Federation To Decide On Youth Tournaments In April
  28. Sideline Talk: Marques Brownlee [Ep. 39]
  29. February 12, 2021
  30. Mailbag: Offense v. Defense, COVID Updates
  31. Sin The Fields: Eurotrash
  32. February 11, 2021
  33. Play Of The Year 2020 Quarterfinals, Presented by Friction Gloves
  34. February 10, 2021
  35. Deep Look: Dominique Fontenette
  36. USA Ultimate Postpones Beach Championships, Nears Update on Return to Play Guidelines
  37. February 09, 2021
  38. Tuesday Tips: How To Ace The Uniform Process
  39. February 08, 2021
  40. Stall 9: The Pressure of Universe Point Helps Me Escape My Anxiety
  41. Play Of The Year 2020 Bracket, Presented by Friction Gloves
  42. February 06, 2021
  43. Deep Look: Super Bowl, Running Leagues in 2020
  44. Queen City Tune Up All-Time Highlights
  1. Mailbag: Overhauling USAU’s Approach to Events

  2. Film Room: Throwing Hammers in the Wind – Part 1: Throwing Mechanics

     

    Join analyst Joe Marmerstein in the Ultiworld Film Room for this two-part series teaching advanced tips for improving your hammer throws in windy conditions. Part One focuses on throwing mechanics – how to adjust your release angle, aim, and power depending on what direction the wind is blowing.  Part Two offers tips for increasing the effectiveness of your hammers in-game including when to use the hammer, how to optimize your receivers’ chances of catching the throw, and knowing when to use the threat of the hammer to open up another option.

    Subscribers can access Part 1 here, or check out the entire catalog of Film Room analysis here.

    —Aidan Shapiro-Leighton Feb 24, 2021 at 5:45PM
  3. Con10enT All-Black Tour Names 10 Core Players

    Over the last few weeks, Disc Diversity shared audio clips and baby pictures of the 10 person core of the inaugural Con10enT All-Black Tour as a challenge for fans to guess which players were going to be part of the team.

    The wait is no more because captain pairings and the All-Black Core were officially announced on Valentine’s Day. (more…)

    —Zoe Collins Rath Feb 19, 2021 at 9:44AM
  4. Play Of The Year 2020: Phillip Sellers, Presented by Friction Gloves

  5. Witmer’s Wisdom: Why You Should Become a Coach

  6. Play Of The Year 2020 Final, Presented by Friction Gloves

  7. USA Ultimate’s Coach Convention: Takeaways from the Virtual Event

  8. Florida Warm Up All-Time Highlights

  9. Mailbag: 2022 College Season Lookahead, Difference Between Championship Contenders and Also-Rans

  10. Bring It In: An Ode to Mini

  11. How Ultimate Can Return to Play

  12. Stall 9: Touching the Void in Blaine, MN

  13. Play Of The Year 2020 Semifinals, Presented by Friction Gloves

  14. European Ultimate Federation To Decide On Youth Tournaments In April

    The European Ultimate Federation has announced that their two major European youth tournaments are still in consideration for 2021. The EYUC U20 is planned to take place in Malmö, Sweden on July 17-24 and the EYUC U17 tournament is scheduled for August 7-14 in Hollabrunn, Austria. The EUF will make a statement on April 1 to declare whether they will continue planning the events or if they will be canceled or postponed.

    Each EUF nation is allowed to send a team in the mixed, open, and women’s divisions in both age categories. However, in the mixed U20 category, the EUF is also allowing national federations from outside the EUF to participate. (more…)

    —Ravi Vasudevan Feb 16, 2021 at 1:05PM
  15. USA Ultimate Postpones Beach Championships, Nears Update on Return to Play Guidelines

    Players vie for the disc at the 2019 Beach Championships. Photo: Paul Rutherford — UltiPhotos.com

    USA Ultimate has announced the postponement of the 2021 Beach Championships, originally scheduled for May.

    The decision was reached after “continued dialogue with [USAU’s] medical advisory committee, beach working group and local event organizers,” as well as feedback from participating players and teams. While the event has yet to be rescheduled, the organization is now exploring “a possible fall date” while also weighing potential calendar conflicts with both the postponed college series and club play typically held into the fall. (more…)

    —Mags Colvett Feb 10, 2021 at 5:08PM
  16. Sideline Talk: Marques Brownlee [Ep. 39]

  17. Mailbag: Offense v. Defense, COVID Updates

  18. Play Of The Year 2020 Quarterfinals, Presented by Friction Gloves

  19. Stall 9: The Pressure of Universe Point Helps Me Escape My Anxiety

  20. Play Of The Year 2020 Bracket, Presented by Friction Gloves

  21. Queen City Tune Up All-Time Highlights

  22. Mailbag: Next Elite Ultimate City, Struggling Without Ultimate

  23. Bring It In: Listen Up, Because We Haven’t Covered This Yet

  24. Ultimate y Masculinidades

  25. Film Room: Pull Plays Episode 9 – Side Stack Isolation

    Join analyst Joe Marmerstein in the Ultiworld Film Room in this series teaching and discussing common pull plays in ultimate, spanning a variety of offensive systems. The ninth video in this series focuses on a simple, yet powerful offense, isolation cuts from a side stack. Marmerstein covers how to run the play, what makes it effective, how to make adjustments in-game based on the conditions or defense, and how to play effective defense against this play.

    Subscribers can watch Episode 9 here, or check out the entire catalog of Film Room analysis here.

    —Aidan Shapiro-Leighton Jan 24, 2021 at 4:27PM
  26. Australia Drops from WUGC

    Australia Mixed at the 2016 World Ultimate and Guts Championships. Photo: Jolie Lang — UltiPhotos.com

    Australia has withdrawn all three of its teams from the 2021 World Ultimate and Guts Championships, citing health and safety concerns. Australia becomes the first country that had teams in the semifinals of WUGC 2016 — the mixed team lost to the USA in the final, the men’s team fell to Japan — to drop from the event. (more…)

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jan 9, 2021 at 8:44AM
  27. USA Ultimate Set to Commit to Attending WUGC

    2016 USA Mixed National Team. Photo: Jolie Lang — UltiPhotos.com

    USA Ultimate plans to commit to attending the 2021 World Ultimate and Guts Championships if it takes place, the organization confirmed to Ultiworld.

    Today is the deadline for national federations to confirm their plans for this summer’s event. Outstanding payments — including an additional €165 ($202) per player — are due before January 15th, and WFDF will make a decision about whether or not to move forward with the event on January 16th. Changing conditions with the COVID-19 pandemic or vaccination timeline could still cause the event to be cancelled later this year.

    (more…)

    —Charlie Eisenhood Jan 8, 2021 at 12:41PM
  28. Ireland Pulls Out of World Ultimate and Guts Championships

    Russia vs Ireland in power pools at EUC 2019. Photo by Quentin Dupre La Tour

    The Irish Flying Disc Association has announced that Ireland will not be attending the World Ultimate and Guts Championships in July of this year. The World Flying Disc Federation asked teams to commit financially to attend the tournament in the coming weeks, but the Irish federation decided that “due to the current situation surrounding COVID-19, it would be to the detriment of the players’ and coaches’ health and safety to attend.” (more…)

    —Ravi Vasudevan Jan 5, 2021 at 4:49PM
  29. Send it Back: PoNY vs Truck Stop with Chris Kocher and Rowan McDonnell

    Ultiworld’s Send it Back series brings in star players, coaches, and media to revisit classic games. Here, we roll back to the 2019 US Open men’s semifinal between PoNY and Truck Stop, which featured jaw dropping plays and zesty spirit. Chris Kocher and Rowan McDonnell banter about team mentality, Spirit of the Game, and performing on the big stage.

    Subscribers can find the rewatch here, or check out the entire catalog of Send It Backs here.

    —Aidan Shapiro-Leighton Jan 5, 2021 at 3:53PM
  30. New Zealand Pulls Out of 2021 WFDF Events

    A player from New Zealand skies U.S. opponents at WJUC 2018.
    A player from New Zealand skies U.S. opponents at WJUC 2018. Photo: Jolie J Lang–UltiPhotos.com

    New Zealand Ultimate has announced that they will not be sending teams to any WFDF events in 2021. Currently, WFDF still has the World Ultimate and Guts Championships, the World Under-24 World Championships, and the World Championships of Beach Ultimate slated for the year. (more…)

    —Ravi Vasudevan Dec 28, 2020 at 11:33AM

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