Ultimate frisbee

  • Venton proud despite Spinners debut loss against Newcastle

    Venton proud despite Spinners debut loss against Newcastle

    November 11, 2015 at 9:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland Ultimate Frisbee team suffered a heavy 15-0 defeat in their first-ever game at Ashbrooke against Newcastle University on Wednesday. Ultimate Frisbee is a self refereed, non-contact sport similar to Netball and American Football, where players have to get the frisbee into the opposition’s end zone. It’s […]

     
  • Ultimate Frisbee first became popular in America but has become more popular in the UK recently. Picture credit: Stacey Lauren-Kennedy / AP/Press Association Images

    Ultimate Frisbee – A brief introduction

    October 27, 2015 at 11:08 am

    Ultimate Frisbee, a sport that has gone from strength to strength in recent years, but it’s surprising just how many people are still in the dark when it comes to this sport. To that end, here is a brief guide to Ultimate Frisbee – it’s rules, it’s league setup, and […]

     
  • Ultimate Frisbee President says pressure is off ahead of debut fixture

    Ultimate Frisbee President says pressure is off ahead of debut fixture

    October 6, 2015 at 11:00 am

    University of Sunderland Ultimate Frisbee President Daniel Venton says his sides debut match against York St. John in the upcoming Varsity tournament on Wednesday will be a good opportunity to build “vital” game time experience. The society, which is in its first year, has been developed by Venton who started […]