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It Takes a Village

To reach the top, your program needs ideas and effort from everyone involved… including your parents and your roommate and the old folks who still show up to practice.

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What We Think We Know About Pro in 2015

Nathan Jesson reports on recent updates from the two semi-professional ultimate leagues, whether a merger is likely to occur, and what prospects the various franchises have for the 2015 season.

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Gear Watch | Magnetic Coaching Board Review

Gil looks at Disc Store’s Magnetic Coaching Board, and he’s not too impressed.

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D-Line Swag: How To Find and Keep Your Swagger

In Part II of her D-Line Swag series, Robyn Wiseman explains how to find and keep your swagger on the field.

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Training Blog Skyd Magazine

The Stability Series (Part 1): An Introduction to the Gluteal Muscles

by January 15, 2015, 10:00am 1

In our first article in a series on sport-specific stability, Thom Wendelboe introduces us to our butts and explains three stretches to assess flexibility and improve proprioception.

It Takes A Village DeAnna Ball

It Takes a Village

by January 28, 2015, 7:23am 3

To reach the top, your program needs ideas and effort from everyone involved… including your parents and your roommate and the old folks who still show up to practice.

Robyn’s Nest Robyn Wiseman

D-Line Swag: How To Find and Keep Your Swagger

by January 26, 2015, 8:30am 0

In Part II of her D-Line Swag series, Robyn Wiseman explains how to find and keep your swagger on the field.

Dumps Skyd Magazine

Monday Dumps: Game Coverage, Rainmakers Socks, and Riot Lowlights

by January 26, 2015, 11:25am 0

Have you got a signature style? And no, we’re not talking about your trucker hat and shorts here. What’s your signature play style?  r/ultimate is talking coverage: women’s vs men’s…

Feed the Animals Calise Cardenas

It’s Not Worth It

by January 14, 2015, 6:42am 25

World Champion Calise Cardenas knows that injuries are going to keep happening. But should we keep downplaying them?

Women in Ultimate Karen Ko

Women’s Ultimate Hopes to Take Flight in Kenya. Here’s How You Can Help

by January 13, 2015, 8:27am 3

Mercy Mbago is determined to start a women’s ultimate program in Kenya and, in the process, improve her own life. Found out what’s standing in her way and how you can help.

Ultimate Globe Trotter Elliot Trotter

Ultimate GT: Episode 2 | Auckland Magon

by October 20, 2014, 11:07am 2

The second episode of Elliot Trotter’s travel/ultimate web series is released. This episode takes Elliot to Auckland, New Zealand as reigning champions, Magon, prepare for a run at their 5th title.

Latest Features

Advanced Athletic Development: Part 1 – Process vs. Progress

by January 27, 2015, 9:00am 0

In the first post of a six-part series, professional personal trainer Brent Steepe discusses his deviation from the fitness industry and what ultimate athletes need for future decades of elite play.

All About Upcoming Youth Ultimate Coaching Conference

by January 23, 2015, 11:01am 1

The 2nd Annual Youth Ultimate Coaching Conference focuses on Long-Term Athlete Development and features an impressive cast of presenters.

Dublin’s Golden Cup and the Rise of Irish Mixed Ultimate

by January 14, 2015, 10:00am 3

Dublin’s Golden Cup is fast becoming an internationally competitive Mixed tournament. Mark Earley tells its story and looks at the growing profile of Irish Mixed ultimate.

Skyd Releases All Games From WJUC 2014 on YouTube

by January 12, 2015, 1:05pm 0

Skyd Magazine releases a full list of games from WJUC uploaded to YouTube.

Skyd Releases All Games From WUCC 2014 On YouTube

by January 12, 2015, 12:51pm 3

Skyd Magazine releases a full list of games from WUCC uploaded to YouTube.

The Rise and Fall of Chasing Plastic Magazine

by January 12, 2015, 10:00am 2

Eric Reder shares the story of founding ultimate’s first print magazine, Chasing Plastic. He talks global subscriptions, selling the sport, and printing Chasing Plastic’s final issue.

Shooting Manila Spirits

by January 9, 2015, 11:34am 1

Sports photographer Don Laczi shares what it was like to shoot Manila Spirits, one of the largest ultimate tournaments in Asia. Don talks prep through event and what made this shoot special.

Work for Skyd: Server Manager

by January 8, 2015, 7:52pm 0

Skyd is on the look out for a Server Manager. Apply today!

Lei-Out 2015: Skyd Team

by January 8, 2015, 2:32pm 0

We’re excited to announce that, for the first time ever, Skyd editors, contributors, board members, and alumni will be reuniting under the Skyd banner to send a team to Lei-Out….

The Ghetto Birds: Why Not Us?

by January 7, 2015, 10:47am 7

From a censored team name to controversial antics, Seattle’s Ghetto Birds (Seattle Mixed) paved a unique path to the USA Mixed Championship finals. Ghetto Bird Taylor Kanemori tells their story.

Minneapolis’ Men in Tights

by January 5, 2015, 11:19am 20

If you’re wondering why the hell Sub Zero wore tights at Nationals, you’re not alone. Xuny Haley is here to reveal the revealing.

What Are Your Predictions for 2015?

by December 30, 2014, 9:32am 10

2014 is in the books, and we’re looking forward to 2015. How will the disc in the sky keep on spinning?

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