Features

Are You Training Like an Athlete?

by September 18, 2014, 6:30am 0

There's a big difference between exercising to stay in shape and training for athletic performance.

Field Deposits and Encouraging Better Behavior

by September 17, 2014, 10:00am 0

After a $150 field cleaning deposit was charged to teams at New York Sectionals, Philip Renich argues against charging fees to teams who don't clean up fields.

Wednesday Dumps: Train Like an Athlete Webinar, Angela Zhu Interview, AUDL Championship Top 10 Plays

by September 17, 2014, 8:48am 0

Melissa Witmer of Ultimate Results is holding a “Train Like an Athlete” webinar today at 2 PM Eastern. Ultiworld interviews young star Angela Zhu of the U19 National Team, Dartmouth…

It Goes Beyond Football

by September 17, 2014, 4:18am 0

Lou steps back to look at domestic violence in the NFL... and beyond. What if Ray Rice played ultimate?

Tuesday Dumps: Muddy German Championships, Irish Open Final, Walden Nelson Layout D

by September 16, 2014, 8:59am 0

Get Horizontal recaps the muddiest German nationals on record in Jena, Germany, as many games had to be shortened or cancelled entirely. Twin Cities Pop summarize their summer on the…

Team Organics: Part 4 – Athletic Attitude | Presented by Aero Ultimate

by September 16, 2014, 5:15am 0

In the fourth part of our series on starting a college team, Ken Kaminski and Emily Clarke look at some general tips for talking about training to new teams.

Friday Dumps: Field Deposits, Savage’s Pear Up, and #AIUC2014

by September 12, 2014, 10:16am 0

Some twitter users are up in arms after Sludge Ultimate posted regarding field deposits. What’s your take? Hey new teams (or teams in general, we’re not picky) want to earn…

Thursday Dumps: Think Tank, Helicopters, and 2012 Throwback Footage

by September 11, 2014, 12:17pm 0

Skyd’s own senior editor Jonathan Neeley has a new project with RISE UP- a think tank blog featuring prominent members of the ultimate community. Did you know that Lecco used…

Wednesday Dumps: U23 Worlds Applications, High Tide is Moving, and Riot ECC Highlights

by September 10, 2014, 9:30am 0

Think you’ve got what it takes? U23 Worlds Squad applications are now open. Best of luck! For you college kids who plan way to far in advance, check it out:…

Wrapping the Regular Season

by September 10, 2014, 5:25am 0

Lou talks bid allocation and ECC results.