Flatball Radio Podcast: Ep 2 – Rohre Titcomb

In Episode 2 of the Flatball Radio podcast, Rohre Titcomb recounts some of her unique and decorated ultimate journeys.


Spirit of the Game: Making it Happen

Spirit is as much a part of the game as flicks and vert stacks. And just like skills and strategies, you need a plan to manage Spirit and keep it healthy. Here’s how to do it.


New kids on the (Nationals) block: FSU Seminole Ladies

As the only first-time qualifier in the Women’s division at Nationals, Florida State Seminole Ladies are ready to make some noise in Milwaukee this weekend.


On Tactics and Progress

Spike Friedman talks about space for tactical innovation in ultimate and wonders where the women’s game factors into the sport’s growth.

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On-Field Power Development – A Conversation with MC and Ren

by May 7, 2015, 10:56am 1

MC and Ren, a duo that’s a driving force behind how players in Seattle are approaching training, chat about their approach to developing on-field power.

It Takes A Village DeAnna Ball

Countdown to Nationals: Keep Calm and Fever On

by May 20, 2015, 11:59am 0

With the clock ticking down towards College Nationals this weekend, Coach DeAnna Ball reflects on Ohio State Fever’s season as she prepares for their return to the stage as reigning champions.

Beau Knows Blog Beau Kittredge

Is Beach Ultimate’s Future?

by May 14, 2015, 11:26am 19

Beau Kittredge on why Beach Ultimate is the sport’s best chance at long term success.

Robyn’s Nest Robyn Wiseman

Tryout Mental Toughness

by May 11, 2015, 11:00am 0

Robyn Wiseman reminds us why it’s important to bring both mental and physical toughness to the game as the tryout season begins across the country.

Dumps Skyd Magazine

Wednesday Dumps: Important Questions, Towel Squad, and Machine Highlights

by May 27, 2015, 11:53am 0

Well, folks, it only took r/ultimate a few years to start asking the REALLY important questions.  Another Tuesday Toss! (We know, we know, it’s Wednesday. Sue us.) UNC Darkside has…

The Grind Skyd Magazine

Being Chosen and Choosing the Team

by April 13, 2015, 5:02am 2

When Mario O’Brien helped select the US national team for Beach Worlds, he wanted to do more than pay lip service to the team’s stated goals. Here’s how the team came together.

Strings Spike Friedman

On Tactics and Progress

by May 20, 2015, 6:03am 6

Spike Friedman talks about space for tactical innovation in ultimate and wonders where the women’s game factors into the sport’s growth.

Feed the Animals Calise Cardenas

Gwen Stories

by April 29, 2015, 9:41am 1

Gwen Ambler, one of the game’s most legendary players, says she’s retiring this year. “Player” is just one of the hats she’ll be remembered for wearing.

Inside Breaks Jonathan Neeley

The Throwing Doctor

by April 17, 2015, 7:55am 50

Major League throwing nerd. It’s a thing.

Ultimate Globe Trotter Elliot Trotter

Ultimate GT Music: Interview with July Days

by March 20, 2015, 8:00am 0

Melbourne band July Days is interviewed about their featured music in Ultimate GT.

The Spectator Dusty Rhodes

Talking Heads

by April 22, 2015, 7:39am 8

For pro athletes, media criticism comes with the territory. But in ultimate, players are the media and nobody is actually “pro.” What then?

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Walking the Walk Worldwide

by May 29, 2015, 7:00am 0

From China to New Zealand to South Africa, it’s challenging to keep Spirit healthy as more people play and competition grows more fierce.

Contested Strip: Masters

by and May 28, 2015, 9:10am 1

Turning 33? Then you’re eligible to play Masters with today’s Contested Strip comic.

The Callahan Award: 2015 Finalists

by May 23, 2015, 5:36pm 12

Announcing the 2015 Callahan finalists.

Contested Strip: The Starting Seven

by and May 21, 2015, 7:00am 1

Our favorite comic, Contest Strip, lays out your typical college starting 7.

Flatball Radio Podcast: Ep 1 – Kevin Minderhout

by May 19, 2015, 4:08am 5

Get inside the mind of Kevin Minderhout, the man NexGen, in our first Flatball Radio podcast.

Inside the Callahan Video: An Interview With Jay Clark

by May 18, 2015, 8:04am 4

Jay Clark has gathered a bit of buzz this year for his professionally-edited videos for Georgia’s Elliott Erickson and Hannah Leathers. Clark was also the brain behind Nick Lance’s iconic 2012 Callahan video.

North Central’s Rising Star: Grinnell Women’s Ultimate

by May 17, 2015, 11:30am 1

Grinnell’s Sticky Tongue Frogs are making moves in DIII.

Spirit of the Game: Making Changes

by May 15, 2015, 7:00am 2

Self officiation is ideal, but only if it works. Here’s how WFDF is working to make sure it does.

The Callahan: An Interview with Dominique Fontenette

by May 13, 2015, 6:54pm 2

’97 Callahan winner Dominique Fontenette on how the award has impacted her life.

Roots in a Rivalry – How College Competition Kickstarted Irish Ultimate

by May 12, 2015, 11:45am 0

Ultimate in Ireland didn’t really exist until the 90s. In a time before universal internet access, one rivalry paved the way for ultimate’s continued growth.

Flatball Radio | What’s Your Most Embarrassing Moment?

by May 11, 2015, 10:23am 0

Dom Fontenette and Ben Wiggins talk about their most embarrassing moments on the ultimate field.

The World Champs Say Spirit Circles Make Them Better

by May 8, 2015, 7:00am 10

Leaders from Riot, the reigning world champions, say Spirit circles have made them better. Here’s what they’ve learned about how run them effectively.

Flatball Radio | Gina Finds Life After Ultimate

by May 7, 2015, 10:32am 0

Gina explores the world of life after ultimate.

Flatball Radio | Tyler Learns His Mom Has Cancer

by May 5, 2015, 9:27am 0

Sockeye’s Tyler Kinley is forced to face his past following his mother’s cancer diagnosis.

Habits and High Fives: How Neuroscience Helps Us Understand Ultimate, Performance, and Depression

by May 4, 2015, 10:54am 10

There’s no “cure” for depression, but neuroscience can help us understand how to support teammates dealing with it–and how we can play better ultimate.

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