Help: Part I

by July 30, 2014, 6:00am 1

Lou kicks off a crash course on successful help defense and how to play it.

The Rulebreaker

by July 23, 2014, 6:00am 0

Lou explains how Beau Kittredge and Jimmy Mickle's skill sets allow them to operate outside of their teams' offensive rules.


by July 16, 2014, 6:52am 0

Lou takes a look at various offensive formations from top teams in the Men's and Women's divisions.

A Windy Open

by July 9, 2014, 6:36am 0

Having enjoyed a weekend of watching ultimate from the comfort of his own home, Lou writes a tutorial on how to play in the wind.


by July 2, 2014, 9:00am 0

There are two kinds of recovery in ultimate: the kind you make over a summer after season ends, and the kind you make in the time between points during a game. This week, Lou discusses both.

Just Watching

by June 25, 2014, 8:34am 0

Sometimes you notice an interesting pattern on the field. But what does it mean!?!? Give it time. It'll come.


by June 18, 2014, 4:32am 0

Lou's still got Nationals on the brain, and that's a good thing for the rest of us.

Spirit at Nationals

by June 11, 2014, 9:40am 0

Back from an extended break, Lou compares today's college game to what was going on when he wrote the Cheat to Win series four years ago.

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