Ultimate: The First Four Decades

Skyd is proud to re-release select articles about ultimate history from Ultimate: The First Four Decades

A New Way To Play

by May 6, 2014, 9:00am 0

The mid-90s gave way to Boston’s Death or Glory, whose calm and collected play represented a sharp divergence from the messy, aggressive game ultimate knew a decade earlier.

The Cuervo Years

by April 17, 2014, 6:55am 5

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.

The Vote: Wham-O or Discraft?

by April 3, 2014, 8:00am 4

The Ultrastar wasn’t always king. In the late 80s players were deciding whether the Discraft Ultrastar or Wham-o’s Frisbee would become the “official disc” of ultimate.