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SO excited to finally get to share my episode on the #PhysEdcast! I’m so honoured to be featured alongside Dr. Mariana Brussoni, Jace Ferguson, Doug Gleddie, and others from the Phys Ed and Physical Literacy space. Along with host Nathan Horne, we dig deep into…
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Maximum Time Aloft (MTA) is one of the most exciting events of frisbee competition for both spectators and players. The competitors throw “boomerang” flights into the air and catch the return cleanly in one hand. Times are measured from release until first contact in the…
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Throw Canada, a disc golf documentary by Brian Guice, is now available exclusively to Patreon members of myself, Simon Lizotte, Paige Pierce, CentralCoastDiscGolf, JomezPro, Nathan Sexton, and Nate Perkins. Choose one and support them! Sign up to be a patron and support the work I…
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‘The Invisible String’ is a documentary film about the history of the flying disc movement – an ongoing love story. This documentary is a journey into the hearts and minds of the people that started this movement and the subsequent individuals, whom all have paved…
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I had the honour to join Olympian Emily Cook on Classroom Champions LIVE for Movement Monday on May 18 to talk about what’s possible with frisbee, teach some foundational freestyle tricks, and share an activity where I got kids to build a paper airplane. Use…
frisbeefriday
Even though we can’t be out throwing frisbees with the Triangle Boys & Girls Clubs youth we still want everyone to stay active & have fun! This week we are challenging the kids from Boys & Girls Clubs to participate in the Juggling Challenge! Clubs…
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Although I only met Don Cain once, I was fortunate enough to get his story on camera and meet one of my idols. Almost 36 years ago, Don Cain broke the MTA World Record when he threw a Fastback into the air and caught it…
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Even though we can’t be out throwing frisbees with the Triangle Boys & Girls Clubs youth we still want everyone to stay active & have fun! This week we are challenging the kids from Boys & Girls Clubs to participate in the MTA (Maximum Time…
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Lightnin’ Lyle Jensen’s love affair with flying discs began in the summer of 1957 and by the spring of ’75 he and a handful of friends founded the Minnesota Frisbee Association. Over the next 35 years, Lightnin’ became a prominent fixture on the Minnesota flying…
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Another one from the vault….I had the opportunity to have a conversation with Jenn Carson about the work she’s doing to promote and develop digital literacy in the library, her community, and at home with her boys. Whole person literacy is extremely important to both…
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Danielle Duplisea started playing ultimate at the age of 11. After competing at the Canadian Ultimate Championships, she also started competing in disc golf, including finishing as the top Canadian at the 2015 World Amateur Disc Golf Championships, and was the national champion in 2017…
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I challenged the frisbee and freestyle community to take the 60 second Air Brush Challenge, and see how many times they could brush the disc in one minute. These are the top 5 freestylers who took the challenge! Flying Disc Frisbee is an extended game…
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Even though we can’t be out throwing frisbees with the Triangle Boys & Girls Clubs we still want everyone to stay active & have fun! This week we are challenging the kids from Boys & Girls Clubs to participate in the Paper Airplane Challenge! This…
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MTA or Maximum Time Aloft is one of the disciplines in an Overall competition. The intention is to have your disc stay in the air (aloft!) as long as possible and then catch it with one hand before it reaches the ground. The time that…
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Even though we can’t be out throwing frisbees with the Triangle Boys & Girls Clubs we still want everyone to stay active & have fun! This week we are challenging the kids from Boys & Girls Clubs to participate in the Frisbee-less Paper Play Challenge!…
Jeannette&Mike
I had the honour to have a conversation with Jeannette Ross and Michael Miller at the 43rd Virginia State Frisbee Tournament. Jeannette and Mike have been playing, promoting, and teaching frisbee for more than 40 years. They have traveled all over, working with thousands of…
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This video was created as part of the 2020 Virginia State Frisbee Tournament Shelter H – Stay in Place Zoom call. Inspired by the IFA’s method for document delivery, Stork shows a few ways to have fun indoors with a piece of paper. Distance, MTA….the…
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Even though we can’t be out throwing frisbees with the Triangle Boys & Girls Clubs youth we still want everyone to stay active & have fun! This week were challenging the kids from Boys & Girls Clubs to participate in the Twirling Challenge! Clubs they…
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A Calgary-based Frisbee athlete and world record holder with ties to Woodstock. is learning to adjust to life in a pandemic. Rob McLeod, who goes by the moniker Frisbee Rob, has cancelled and postponed international trips for workshops at schools and to participate in Frisbee…
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Even though we can’t be out throwing frisbees with the Triangle Boys & Girls Clubs youth we still want everyone to stay active & have fun! This week were challenging the kids from Boys & Girls Clubs to participate in the Balance Challenge! Can you…
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Sometimes your best means that you fail and that was the case for me in the 10 Foot Move Back Challenge. You learn from failing, and you come back stronger the next time. No matter what you, have fun and try your best! The 10…
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I sat down with Dr. Elena Warkentin, a chiropractor and disc golfer, to talk about foot health and foot wear for disc golfers. What we wear on our feet is important to the health and function of our entire body, especially our ankles, knees, and…
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I put a spin on the 10 foot Move Back Putting Challenge from Simon Lizotte and wanted to see how fast I could get to 80 feet. It took me a few attempts, but this was my best and final attempt. See if you can…
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Introducing the 60 second Air Brush Challenge. In one minute, see how many times you can brush the disc. It doesn’t have to be in a row – it’s the total number of times you can brush the disc. I did 100 in my first…
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Nick Santonastasso is a medical miracle. Not only is he one of four people alive with the rare genetic condition, Hanhart Syndrome, the inspirational keynote speaker is an internationally known bodybuilder and fitness model – despite missing both his legs and one arm since birth.…
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Air Brushing is the act of hitting the side of the disc to keep it spinning. By hitting the disc on the outside rim with your hand or foot you can maintain spin and keep the disc in play. Air brushing is easiest when there…
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Spin the disc either with one or two hands. Discs spin either clockwise or counter clockwise. Learning to snap your wrist and put spin on the disc is super important, and the more you practice, the better you’ll get at throwing a disc that has…
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Twirl a disc around your finger, with many variations! Twirl clockwise and counter clockwise, on your right and left hand. Switch fingers. Switch hands. Twirl upside down. Go from right side up to upside down and back again. DISCover the possibilities! Find out more at…
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“What Goes Up” was inspired by a 1977 Globe and Mail article by Paul McGrath entitled “The Frisbee and the Soul” and by a 1985 photo in the Globe captioned “A Man and His Shadow” also featuring a man with a frisbee. “What Goes Up”…
speedflow
Have you heard of Speed Flow? It’s part of Flying Disc Week. Check it out! Works great with social distancing too! How to Play Pass the disc back and forth as many times as possible between partners in 1 minute. Used to gauge the improvement…
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After speaking at Ghùch Tlâ Community School in Carcross, Yukon I stopped at the Bove Island lookout point to do a trick shot with an XDisc. You can buy XDiscs online at https://toplinkdiscgolf.com/xdisc-model-f-1/.
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I spent my last day in the Yukon speaking and teaching frisbee to 150 students from Kindergarten to Grade 7 at Johnson Elementary School. They learned about what’s possible with frisbee including throwing & catching, disc golf, ultimate, freestyle, creating throws, and inventing games. I…
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I spent the day teaching 50 students from Pre Kindergarten to Grade 9 what’s possible with frisbee including throwing & catching, disc golf, ultimate, freestyle, creating throws, and inventing games. They learned about the value of not giving up and learning from failure, and had…
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I spent the day speaking and teaching frisbee to more than 200 students from Grade 7-11 at Porter Creek Secondary School. They learned what’s possible with frisbee including throwing & catching, disc golf, freestyle, ultimate, creating throws, and inventing games. I also challenged them to…
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I spent the morning speaking and showing what’s possible with frisbee to 140 students from Kindergarten to Grade 7 at Takhini Elementary! They learned about throwing & catching, disc golf, ultimate, freestyle, guts, inventing throws, and creating games. I also talked about value of physical…
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Students at six schools in the Yukon are in for a treat this week when they receive a visit from 6-time Guinness World Record holder Rob “Frisbee Rob” McLeod, who is a motivational speaker and frisbee ambassador from Calgary. Rob’s schedule will be: Mon, Mar 8:…