Ultimate Globe Trotter Announces Three More Episodes

by | June 25, 2015, 11:35am 1

Ultimate Globe Trotter is proud to announce the next three episodes of UGT with presenting sponsor Boon Technical Clothing.

A travel-focused web series starring Elliot Trotter, Ultimate Globe Trotter features some of the world’s best ultimate teams in some of the world’s most intriguing locations. The first three episodes (Philippines, New Zealand, Australia) have been viewed by thousands of fans around the world. Episodes 4-6 will take viewers to over four countries and continue to provide a unique blend of competition, human-interest stories, local cultures, and travel.

“Boon Technical Clothing is excited to announce its partnership with Ultimate Globe Trotter,” said Boon USA Operations Manager, Jolas Larracas. “With UGT’s specialty in content production, this will represent a new way of bringing better video presentation to the ultimate community. It will showcase different cultures from different countries and share life stories of ultimate athletes. These stories unite us to our beloved sport’s ultimate mantra, spirit of the game (SOTG). Ultimate Globe Trotter will be instrumental in our goal to grow the sport globally while we apply the latest in gear technology to the design of jerseys and on-field products.”

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The Boracay Dragons sporting Boon apparel. (Don Laczi)

“Boon Technical Clothing is a tremendous presenting sponsor for the upcoming three episodes of UGT,” said UGT host Elliot Trotter, “Hailing from the Philippines, Boon offers an international perspective that fits well with the vision of our series. As an emerging premier sports apparel organization and the AUDL‘s official 2015 outfitter, they’re already making their mark on ultimate and working with great organizations like E.R.I.C. to make a positive impact. I’m excited to share this adventure with Boon.”

Episode Announcements

Episode 4 features undisputed Danish champion Ragnarok as Elliot travels to Copenhagen. There he bikes the streets of the Scandinavian capitol, visits one of the world’s oldest amusement parks and prepares for the 2014 World Ultimate Club Championships. The Episode then follows Ragnarok to Lecco, Italy, as they compete on a world stage joined by a contingent of players from Austin’s Doublewide, including Mike “Tank” Natenberg and Jared Wolfe.

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Ragnarok’s Mads Bakkegaard reaches for a disc. (Brian Canniff – UltiPhotos.com)

Episode 5 takes us to the stunning landscape of Dubai, UAE for the 2015 World Championships of Beach Ultimate. In Dubai, Elliot goes dune smashing, visits the Burj Khalifa and rejoins teammates from down under to represent Australia and compete for a gold medal. Episode 1’s Boracay Dragons and United States National Teams are also featured.

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High flying action on the beaches of Dubai. (Scott Roeder – UltiPhotos.com)

Finally, Episode 6 brings us just north of the US border to Winnipeg, and features Vancouver’s legendary Furious George as they vie for their 11th title at the 2015 Canadian Ultimate Championships against Toronto’s GOAT.

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Such Underhill. Much Canada. (Daniel Thai – UltiPhotos.com)

Episodes 4 and 5 are in the editing studio with expected releases in late summer and fall 2015. Production of Episode 6 has already begun this summer with expected release in early 2016.

Additional sponsorships are still available for the upcoming episodes. Contact ultimateglobetrotter@gmail.com for more information.

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  • Sherman

    “Episodes 4-6 will take viewers to over four countries”

    So, five countries?