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Day 5 Update: 2018 US Open – DDC, Self Caught Flight, & Freestyle

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The 5th day of competition at the 2018 US Open Overall was a full one since we were forced to move Self Caught Flight to Friday after being rained out on Thursday. Self Caught Flight is my favourite event and I was just worried we wouldn’t get it in so I’m happy they had room in the schedule. (more…)

Day 4 Update: 2018 US Open – Distance & Rain Delay

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Today was supposed to be a big day for me…and it still was, although only half as big as I was hoping. The reason? Rain! So far this week everyday has been humid, then rain, then clear skies. Today was no exception, except the rain came down with more fury than any other day and that led to the tournament director deciding to postpone Self Caught Flight until tomorrow. (more…)

Day 3 Update: 2018 US Open – Accuracy & Double Disc Court (DDC)

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Today was a long day by virtue of having DDC in the evening. The plan was to start the day off with two rounds of Accuracy, then do two rounds of Speed Flow (not an official Overall event) and then the first three rounds of DDC, King of the Court style. (more…)

Day 2 Update: 2018 US Open – Disc Golf & Discathon

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Well Day 2 definitely did not go as planned. My goal was to get up after a good rest (since the previous night I slept only 2 hours in the after arriving at 5am from the airport). Unfortunately, I got to bed quite late and after hitting snooze on my alarm a few times, finally woke up at 10:22am, more than one hour past the starting time for disc golf.  (more…)

Day 1 Update: 2018 US Open – Disc Golf & Discathon

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I arrived around 5am to Tallahassee after driving 4 hours from the Atlanta airport immediately following a delayed flight. Good times! (more…)

What It Means to Be a Hero

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During one of my recent frisbee workshops, I had a grade 4 student tell me that I was her hero. I have never been called a hero before so after looking up the definition and doing a bit of research on what a hero is, I share my thoughts on what it means to be a hero. (more…)

Guinness World Record Holder Challenging Students to Get Unplugg’d in Warman

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Students at two schools in Warman (30 minutes north of Saskatoon) 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 will also be doing demos and running throwing workshops. (more…)

Guinness World Record Holder Challenging Students to Get Unplugg’d in Fort McMurray

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Students at seven schools in Fort McMurray are in for a treat the next two weeks 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 will also be taking part in the Grand Opening of the new disc golf course in Fort McMurray on Saturday, April 14 from 12-2pm at Lions Park. Rob will be doing a demo, an intro to disc golf, and everyone will get the chance to play the course! Check out the event page here.

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Coming Full Circle – Nova Scotia March 2018

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As I sit in the airport doing work and mentally preparing for the next few weeks, I have some time to reflect back on my trip to Nova Scotia & New Brunswick. As is common for me it seems, I’m right back where it began, but with a new collection of emotions, experiences, and stories to absorb. (more…)

Frisbee Rob on the Sheldon MacLeod Show

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Rob “Frisbee Rob” McLeod is live on the Sheldon MacLeod Show talking about getting kids Unplugg’d, his World Records in frisbee, and his work in schools teaching kids all about what’s possible with frisbee. (more…)

Frisbee Rob Speaking at Schools in the Halifax Regional Municipality

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Students in HRM are in for a treat over the next two weeks 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 also has 12 World Championships and the Canadian Distance Record. (more…)

Help Grow the Sport by Becoming a Patron!

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My life, my passion, my purpose, and my primary goal is to introduce frisbee to as many people (mainly kids) as possible and to challenge them to Get Unplugg’d. My slogan is “Let the Wind Guide You”. (more…)

Getting Unplugg’d with Frisbee at St Marie

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I spent the day speaking to kids about Getting Unplugged and teaching kids how to throw, catch, and play frisbee. (more…)

Rob McLeod Breaks 6 Frisbee World Records

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On Saturday, February 17, 2018, Robert “Frisbee Rob” McLeod broke 6 World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) World Records for Self Caught Flight on Ice Skates at the 2018 Silver Skate Festival(more…)