learning ultimate frisbee

Learning from Experience

How do you expect to learn if you don’t play?

What I mean by this is, if you spend all of your time practicing throwing or practicing running plays or practicing catching, how are you actually going to get better?

Of course your skills will be better. You’ll learn to throw further and more accurately.

You’ll learn how to run the vertical stack better than any team out there.

You won’t drop a disc.

But what happens when you finally play a game and just as you’re about to huck, a defender steps in front of you and distracts you from making a perfect throw?

Ultimate Quick Tips Reference Checklist

I’ve done a lot of reading of other blogs, books, and I’ve talked to a lot of people for many hours about ultimate. In all of that time, I’ve come up with a bit of a quick reference checklist that I think will help any level of player, captain and team before going into a practice, game, and especially a tournament.

Let me know what you think of my list of tips. What ones should I add?

  1. Shake the confidence of the other team by scoring on hucks