Senator Patrick Burns Disc Golf Workshop

Senator Patrick Burns Disc Golf Workshop

I spent the morning teaching disc golf to a group of Grade 8 students, including the basics of throwing, putting, driving, rolling, etiquette, and some of the other things that are possible with a disc and with frisbee. It was such a beautiful day for disc golf, and...
Frisbee Workshops in Northern BC, Canada

Frisbee Workshops in Northern BC, Canada

In late September, I traveled to Northern British Columbia to speak at 5 schools about physical literacy, learning from failure, and challenging the students to get Unplugg’d. I was also booked to run frisbee workshops at most 4 of the schools, teaching kids all...
What It Means to Be a Hero

What It Means to Be a Hero

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...
Help Grow the Sport by Becoming a Patron!

Help Grow the Sport by Becoming a Patron!

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”. To date, I’ve spoken in more than 200...
Frisbee Rob’s Top 5 Tips for Public Speaking

Frisbee Rob’s Top 5 Tips for Public Speaking

Although I’ve been speaking in public since elementary school (I fondly remember writing notes on recipe cards that I would refer to as I did my speech), my speaking abilities really improved once I started speaking professionally in schools 4.5 years ago. To...