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Taking Care of Business

Lou sees pockets of community taking proactive steps to strengthen themselves, and he likes what he sees.

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Catdog

Beau shows his haters the door, announces his new book, and beckons for USAU to hop up on the couch in this week’s blog.

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3 Powerful Tips

Tim wraps up his Ultimate Power series with suggestions for a Snatch substitute, a kettlebell circuit to train rapid explosion, and a split progression you can do at home.

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Getting on the Line

Alex Davis offers an in-depth look into how average athletes can earn more playing time within a team dynamic.

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Wednesday Dumps: MLU Snapshots, Advanced Handler Cutting, College Awards

by April 23, 2014, 9:18am 0

Sludge Output provides snapshots of the first two weeks of the MLU season. Katfish Corner teaches us about advanced handler cutting in part two of the series.  USAU opens up…

Win the Fields Lou Burruss

Taking Care of Business

by April 24, 2014, 3:44am 1

Lou sees pockets of community taking proactive steps to strengthen themselves, and he likes what he sees.

Beau Knows Blog Beau Kittredge

Catdog

by April 23, 2014, 7:57am 23

Beau shows his haters the door, announces his new book, and beckons for USAU to hop up on the couch in this week’s blog.

Death or Glory Jim Parinella

Pet Peeves

by March 6, 2014, 4:51am 44

You know what really grinds Jim’s gears? Olives and Stuart Scott, for starters.

Making Fury Jen Pashley

Becoming a Better Teammate

by April 21, 2014, 4:35am 3

Good teammates lead, humble, and challenge us. In this week’s Making Fury, Jen recalls teammates who stand out in her mind as shining examples.

Training Blog Skyd Magazine

Ultimate Power Part 3: Three Powerful Tips

by April 24, 2014, 4:00am 1

Tim wraps up his Ultimate Power series with suggestions for a Snatch substitute, a kettlebell circuit to train rapid explosion, and a split progression you can do at home.

Short & Sweet Tyler Kinley

Reply hazy try again

by April 3, 2014, 5:42am 11

What’s more important than having an opinion? Knowing all the facts. If you’ve got more questions than you do answers, you and Tyler have something in common.

Ultimate Globe Trotter Elliot Trotter

Everyone Knows Your Name

by April 11, 2014, 3:11am 1

Now in Australia, Elliot joins Melbourne’s Heads of State as they prepare for the Aussie National Championships.

175 Grams Jackson Dolan

175 Grams: Thursday Night Lights

by April 14, 2014, 4:34am 0

One of Jackson’s star players didn’t quit this winter. He just took a hiatus because he really hates the cold. Get your weekly dose of 175 Grams to keep up with the joys of coaching high school.

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Latest Features

Thursday Dumps: Magnum Reserve, ESPN Showtimes, Favorite Cheers

by April 24, 2014, 9:27am 0

USAU and ESPN release the schedule for game showings from the 2014 College Championships. Training for Club Tryouts? Try this serpentine variation from RenFitness.  r/ultimate talks favorite pregame cheers and…

Spotlight on South Central (DIIIW)

by April 23, 2014, 8:00am 0

This year’s South Central region has produced some top contenders for the D-III Championship (W), but the lack of a Conference or Regional Championship leaves these teams with nothing to do but train.

Upside for Darkside: A Profile of UNC Coach Mike DeNardis

by April 21, 2014, 10:00am 3

A profile of UNC Darkside Coach Mike DeNardis, his time with the team, and the overall impact a coach can have on a team.

A Staple in the South

by April 18, 2014, 9:54am 1

Calvin Lin and Texas have built TUFF into more than an ultimate team – they’ve built a true program in Austin.

Espíritu Sudaka 2014 Preview

by April 18, 2014, 6:00am 2

Going into its fifth year, Argentina’s Espíritu Sudaka tournament has become a mainstay in the South American ultimate scene. Drew Tschetter previews the 2014 edition.

Ranking Algorithms for Competitive Ultimate

by April 17, 2014, 8:00am 6

Sébastien Labbé analyzes ultimate ranking algorithms and details a new approach to ranking teams.

The Cuervo Years

by April 17, 2014, 6:55am 4

Skyd looks back to the early 90s, when a bold Jose Cuervo sponsored series brought serious prize money, two point lines, and a vision that sought to change ultimate’s future.

El Arbol de Cortes

by April 14, 2014, 10:00am 1

Skyd en español! We’re excited to present a Spanish translation of “The Cutting Tree” by Lou Burruss.

AUDL West Grades

by April 11, 2014, 1:09pm 0

Spiders and Flamethrowers abound! Nathan Jesson looks at how the talent shakes up in the AUDL’s new West division.

AUDL East Grades

by April 11, 2014, 1:02pm 0

How did the eastern AUDL teams do in the offseason? Jesson takes them to school and predicts season performance.

9th Annual Paideia Cup Preview

by April 11, 2014, 10:00am 3

Jonathan Steinberg and Ben Siegel offer a quick preview of the upcoming 9th annual Paideia Cup.

Ultimate Conditioning 101: Two Things you MUST Think About Before Your Next Workout

by April 10, 2014, 8:48am 5

So you want to work out for ultimate, but you also want to work out smart. Start here, with Melissa’s breakdown of what, exactly, you’re training for.

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