View Full Version : Ultimate Frisbee

06-13-2008, 06:14 PM
Its a really fun game, that can basically be played anywhere there is a large opening of a grass. Here is the official site LINK (http://www.upa.org/)

Combining the non-stop movement and athletic endurance of soccer with the aerial passing skills of football, a game of Ultimate is played by two seven-player squads with a high-tech plastic disc on a field similar to football. The object of the game is to score by catching a pass in the opponent’s end zone. A player must stop running while in possession of the disc, but may pivot and pass to any of the other receivers on the field. Ultimate is a transition game in which players move quickly from offense to defense on turnovers that occur with a dropped pass, an interception, a pass out of bounds, or when a player is caught holding the disc for more than ten seconds. Ultimate is governed by Spirit of the Game™, a tradition of sportsmanship that places the responsibility for fair play on the players rather than referees. Ultimate is played in more than 42 countries by hundreds of thousands of men and women, girls and boys.

Here are some simplified Rules LINK (http://www.upa.org/ultimate/rules/10simplerules)

I know it sounds a little dorky but it really is a great game. You have some really amazing grabs because the frisibe floats.

Here are some video links to watch
LINK (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3bJyS7kXzw)
I know its in German but it is a good video LINK (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsJkUi7ERJc&feature=related)

And if your into it after all this then you can learn how to throw all the different throws on youtube i'll post those links later but i gotta jet

06-13-2008, 10:16 PM
Some instructional video on how to throw the hammer,
LINK (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyXFKFO4xus)

06-14-2008, 01:20 PM
Seriously, no one else has played or even head about this!?! Im dissapointed PSD :pity:

06-15-2008, 09:13 AM
ultimate is ultimate
but it is amazing that nobody else on PSD has posted anything about this sport...

06-15-2008, 09:23 AM
I've only played it like twice, I suck, but it's not a bad game at all. I just suck.

06-15-2008, 07:34 PM
I play for my school team. People call it a "sissy" sport, but it really takes a lot of skill and you have to be able to sprint up and down the 70m field forever basically.

06-22-2008, 01:03 PM
I love ultimate frisbee. Play it with my friends on occassion and at school.

06-22-2008, 02:48 PM
I was on a team that competed in an Ultimate Frisbee tournament to raise money for cancer research. Like usual, we were victorious, thanks to my leadership, and a diving grab for the win!


But it really is an awesome sport.

06-22-2008, 05:35 PM
Thank you!! I thought i was crazy for a moment!! I love how the frisbee gives you time to make great grabs cause it kinda floats in the air

07-06-2008, 01:08 PM
i play with my friends. sick game. i am mediocore. i basically just catch td's and faceguard the best kid on the other team. the college that i'm going to has a team. btw post 700!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

07-14-2008, 04:58 PM
I play this in P.E. it is awesome.

08-06-2008, 08:50 PM
i heard its really fun