What’s the Big Deal?

By Ivan Johannes When SAFDA approached me, asking me to write a blog, sharing my experience of playing ultimate with the South African disc community, my immediate response, as always, was “of course I’ll do it”. I then gave it some thought and struggled to understand why and what I should write for a blog...Continue reading

Swinburne is Back on the Menu!

By Travis Myburgh COVID has been the worst and my feelings toward the actions taken worldwide are ambivalent. On the one hand, it is a pandemic and it was necessary to implement social distancing in an attempt to reduce the infection rates. On the other hand, the restrictions felt like the “no fun” policy that...Continue reading

More than just a Flying Disc

by Ernè van Coller It was beginning 2018 when I had my first Ultimate frisbee game, at that time I was busy with training in Muizenberg. Family of mine invited me to play a game of ultimate with them at UCT (thanks Wian van Zyl),  I quickly learned that one of my housemates also knew...Continue reading

New Place, New Sport

New place, new sport By Tshepo Thaela   It’s the beginning of 2014 and I, a bright eyed and bushy tailed first year at the University of the Witwatersrand, am walking around what was then called the Old Mutual Sports Hall, looking for some sports clubs to join. Growing up in Centurion, most of my...Continue reading

My Ultimate Journey

My Ultimate journey By Devin Norman My first introduction to ultimate was at a church camp in Hout Bay when I spent the afternoon with a girl just throwing a disc. I went away for the weekend with a friend from my residence, Smuts Hall and a girl from our sister residence Fuller Hall. We...Continue reading

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