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Feedback from the 2014 Skyhoundz World Championships

First of all, thank you to Peter, Jeff, Nancy, Mad-Dogs and everyone else who make this happen every year. From September 21-29, I traveled to Chattanooga, Tennessee for the 2014 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship. Lara and I flew to Chicago from Edmonton, drove 10 hours to Chattanooga and stayed in a hotel with […]

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Take the Time – Dare to Care Anti Bullying Program

On December 10, 2013, I was invited to help out with an anti bullying full day program run by Dare to Care called “Take the Time“. Along with 20 other adults, 2 Dare to Care Facilitators and roughly 100 grade 7 & 8 boys and girls, we spent the day talking about a variety of […]

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Rob McLeod & Davy Whippet to Attempt CANINE MTA World Record

Two years ago, on October 14, 2012, Davy Whippet and I broke the Longest Flying Disc Throw Caught by a Dog when I threw a Frisbee 402 feet which Davy caught. Davy also became the first dog to catch a Frisbee over 400 feet. A few months later, Guinness World Records officially recognized this feat and […]

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Throwing and Catching a Frisbee

Many people have heard of two different disc sports – ultimate Frisbee and disc golf. But at the core of the sport is the disc and the most basic activity that we can do is to play throw and catch with a friend. As a friend of mine says “a Frisbee is meant to fly, […]

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Sorensen Dogs Setting World Standard in Variety of Skills

Lara Sorensen loves her dogs. They would be part of her family even if they didn’t keep winning competitions and setting world records. “My dogs are my family, my hobby, my friends,” she said. “Because of them, I have friends around the world.” Lara and her partner, Brent Bard, live in the County of Thorhild […]

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Whiz Ring

Price $1.99/each Product Description This disc is great for learning how to master Freestyle Frisbee tricks. Great for a game of catch as well. Specifications Assorted Colors Sold Separately. Price is for one ring. Photo shows just a few of the color options that are available. Buy from The Wright Life using this link: http://www.wrightlife.com/flying-disc-sports/whiz-ring-fpa

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Frisbee Rob Wins US Open Self Caught Flight Title

Calgarian Rob McLeod won the Self Caught Flight World Championship during the recent US Open Overall Flying Disc Championships in Fredericksburg, Virginia. The US Open Overall Flying Disc Championships take place every two years and is comprised of seven events (just like a Heptathlon in track and field). Competitors are awarded points based on how […]

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What Are Your BHAGs?

What the heck is a BHAG? Well, according to Wikipedia, a BHAG is: A Big Hairy Audacious Goal (BHAG) is a strategic business statement similar to a vision statement which is created to focus an organization on a single medium-long term organization-wide goal which is audacious, likely to be externally questionable, but not internally regarded as impossible. If we apply this […]

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Lessons Learned from the Indiana Quadruped

Although Davy Whippet and I won the Men’s Open division at the 2014 Indiana Quadruped, it didn’t come without some learning or some extra stress. The way the Quadruped works is that all competitors start off the day with a seeding throw (without the dog) and based on how far you throw that one throw, […]

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New Minnesota State MTA Record Is Set by Canadian

Rob McLeod, also known as Frisbee Rob, broke the Minnesota MTA (Maximum Time Aloft) record on June 28, 2014 when he threw a Cool Planet FB6 Wham-O fastback for 14.53 seconds into the air before catching it with one hand. This is Rob’s 3rd best MTA in the last year behind a 15.37 and a […]

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