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A Staple in the South

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

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The Cuervo Years

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.

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Inches All Around Us

Lou on the difference between good and great defense, how a big fix often just means making a small adjustment, and the bid situation in the Women’s Division.

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What Are You Training For?

Faster how? Your first three steps? Top-end speed? Ren on how getting specific will yield better training results.

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Friday Dumps: Paganello Live, Pitt Highlights, AUDL Week 1

by April 18, 2014, 9:38am 0

Paganello is live streaming this weekend. Check out Pitt’s 2014 regular season highlights. The AUDL releases week 1 highlights. Check out highlights of Carolina Friends School at the 2014 Paideia…

Win the Fields Lou Burruss

Inches All Around Us

by April 16, 2014, 6:23am 10

Lou on the difference between good and great defense, how a big fix often just means making a small adjustment, and the bid situation in the Women’s Division.

Beau Knows Blog Beau Kittredge

There and Back Again: An Open Letter to Sam Biddle

by March 25, 2014, 4:00am 46

A prominent blogger spent an article poking fun at ultimate, and Beau ain’t happy about it. He’s got some thoughts to sway said blogger, along with some challenges… if he’s up for them.

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

Strengthening Our Rivals

by April 14, 2014, 4:13am 3

Do rivalries have to be about hate? Jen doesn’t think so.

Training Blog Skyd Magazine

What Are You Training For?

by April 17, 2014, 5:32am 5

Faster how? Your first three steps? Top-end speed? Ren on how getting specific will yield better training results.

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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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.

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.

Winning, New York Style

by April 10, 2014, 8:00am 7

From cocaine laced parties to unmatched intensity on the field, the infamous NYNY was one team you didn’t want to cross.

The Time Zone Dilemma

by April 9, 2014, 12:42pm 85

Lindsey Hack reflects on this year’s six bid Northwest region and the effects of playing tournaments in a different time zone.

This Is What Happened When The Mexican Team Got Defrauded in 2012

by April 9, 2014, 8:00am 0

Nicky Smith presents a series of short documentaries on the Mexican national team’s journey to WUGC in 2012.

AUDL Midwest Grades

by April 8, 2014, 2:04pm 3

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

Furious George Incorporates

by April 7, 2014, 9:00am 8

Alex Davis outlines why Vancouver’s Furious George has decided to register as a non-profit.

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