From July 19 – July 25, I represented Canada as the only competitor in the World Overall Flying Disc Championships.
I ended up in 4th place Overall and won a gold medal in Self Caught Flight & Disc Golf!
An overall flying disc competition consists of 7 different disc sports where players are awarded points for each event based on how they placed. It’s similar to a hepthalon except every event involves a flying disc. (more…)
Today I flew to London, England where I will be for a week running throwing sessions for players at the World U23 Ultimate Championships and teaching them about the other disc sports including disc golf and the overall.
This is the first time I’ve ever been in England – two years ago I was in Europe when I flew to Sweden for the World Overall Championshipis – so it was neat to notice the differences immediately. (more…)
Tonight, I watched the movie Cool Runnings with some of the leaders from the Thorhild Sports Camp. Today was the first of four days at TSC and watching a movie was a great way to end the day. The theme for TSC this year is Jamaica so it was only fitting that we watched Cool Runnings. I’ve seen this movie many times (and own the dvd) and it’s such a great movie for many reasons. Not only is it funny but it also