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You Won’t Find Me at the Showcase Field

At Worlds, sometimes the fiercest battles can be found on the back fields.

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Contested Strip: What We Want You to Know

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Contested Strip provides thoughts on trans inclusion in ultimate and spirit of the game.

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The Buffer Solution

Alex Davis explores mathematical models in defensive tactics.

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On Gender Lines

Canada’s U-24 mixed coach Alex Davis discusses ways of fixing gender-biased habits.

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Groin and Adductor Strains In Ultimate Players: Why It Happens And What To Do About It

by June 23, 2016, 10:19am 4

Groin and adductor strains are a common pain in ultimate players. Ren Caldwell has a whole lot of advice for assessing the injury and getting healthy again.

Contested Strip Megan Praz

Contested Strip: What We Want You to Know

by and June 14, 2016, 6:00am 7

Contested Strip provides thoughts on trans inclusion in ultimate and spirit of the game.

The Zemelist Matty Zemel

The Zemelist: India’s Last Minute Obstacle

by June 14, 2016, 9:31am 0

After a sponsor dropped out last minute, Team India Open needs your support.

Beau Knows Blog Beau Kittredge

Pride

by February 18, 2016, 5:05am 26

Beau swallows his pride and welcomes a new teammate to the Dallas Roughnecks.

Ultimate Globe Trotter Elliot Trotter

Ultimate GT: Episode 5 | World Championships of Beach Ultimate (Dubai)

by April 4, 2016, 11:29am 0

Journey to the stunning landscape of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates for the World Championships of Beach Ultimate.

Strings Spike Friedman

Will Pro Ultimate Make It?

by April 8, 2016, 8:00am 6

Sportswriter Spike Friedman looks back at the 2015 Pro Season and ponders its future.

The Grind Skyd Magazine

Effect & Side-Effect

by January 5, 2016, 1:13pm 11

Practice makes perfect. Except when you’re unknowingly practicing bad habits.

Latest Features

DIII Family Unites: A Call for More Coverage

by June 24, 2016, 6:56am 1

Zoe Bluffstone reports on three lucky players family reunion at Division III Women’s Nationals and notes the overall lack of coverage for the division.

Groin and Adductor Strains In Ultimate Players: Why It Happens And What To Do About It

by June 23, 2016, 10:19am 4

Groin and adductor strains are a common pain in ultimate players. Ren Caldwell has a whole lot of advice for assessing the injury and getting healthy again.

The Zemelist: India’s Last Minute Obstacle

by June 14, 2016, 9:31am 0

After a sponsor dropped out last minute, Team India Open needs your support.

The Basics of a Beginning Strength Training Program

by June 9, 2016, 7:30am 0

Getting started on a lifting program can be a daunting task, especially when players don’t know where to begin. In this week’s training blog, Melissa Witmer discusses the foundational pieces of a basic training routine.

Windmill 2016: Streaming Schedule

by June 1, 2016, 9:33pm 3

Streaming schedule for Windmill 2016.

Research Is The New Sexy

by May 26, 2016, 8:01am 2

Injuries are a reality in ultimate, but the community still knows regrettably little about the factors that contribute to them and the best patterns for recovery. Ren sat down with researcher Dave Swedler to talk research areas and community responsibility.

The Callahan Award: 2016 Finalists

by May 24, 2016, 6:00am 3

Announcing the 2016 Callahan finalists.

Five Rules for In-Season Training

by May 12, 2016, 7:45am 1

Handling a smart training routine in the midst of a busy ultimate season is hard. Melissa Witmer shares five rules to live by to stay healthy and play it smart.

Knocked Out

by May 6, 2016, 6:30am 7

Veteran player and referee Kevin Cramer learned concussion wisdom the hard way.

A Trans Man’s Perspective

by May 4, 2016, 9:33am 7

Corey Alexander gives a perspective on ultimate as a trans man and offers suggestions on how the ultimate community can be more inclusive of transgender athletes.

Contested Strip: B.F.D.

by and May 4, 2016, 6:15am 2

An important announcement from Contested Strip is causing a stir around the world.

The Zemelist: Coaching India

by May 3, 2016, 11:08am 0

From 5am practices to potato boxes, Matty shares his experience coaching Team India Open.

A Call To Action

by May 3, 2016, 6:30am 30

Annie Paden of WWU Chaos weighs options as North Carolina’s HB2 bill looms over College Nationals travel plans.

High and Dry: Ultimate in the Peruvian Andes

by April 29, 2016, 6:30am 1

The struggles of fostering an ultimate community in the mountains of Arequipa, Peru.

Footwork For Defense: Why, What, and How

by April 28, 2016, 7:15am 5

Ren Caldwell offers up a veritable library of drills to improve your defensive footwork.

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