By Rudeboi South Africa’s Ultimate Mixed Nationals took place in the beautiful Kwazulu Natal Midlands over the past long weekend. While many of my teammates took a relaxed-ish drive down to Mixed Nationals with lunch stops and and other touristy things, I had to work. Booo. Counting down the hours until work-leaving-time was excruciating. 16:30 … More Work. Play. JOL !
By Carol (Soweto Ultimate) I would like to thank Skyveld for going with me to the nationals. I had fun and learned a lot at nationals especially playing with more experienced people. Skyveld made me feel welcomed into the skyfamily and I can’t wait to start practicing with the skyfamily. My highlight of the weekend … More Thank you from Carol
by Andy Swinburne, the stuff of legends. For those new or newish to the community, the old guard do a great job of selling it and making it sound like a tournament you definitely want to take part in. More than just selling it though – they make the tournament what it is. Best described … More Swinburne, the legend.
By Ellie On the 11th of February Skyveld brought the Ultimate love to Ponte Tower. Collaborating with Dlala Nje, a children’s association housed in the most infamous tower of Johannesburg, we taught the game of Ultimate to fifty children aged 5 to 12. Many Skyveld players had never been into Hilbrow much less into Ponte … More SkyLove at Ponte
Did you notice a new player on Skyveld during Rocktober 2016 ? One who dominates throwing into the wind ? Some background on Ricardo Monk, who joined the team for the tournament. by Mandy Ricardo is an old friend, I’ve known him since he was a young man – only 21 years old, now he’s almost 30. He … More I see Frisbee.
by Keith I went to an all boys school. Sport was a compulsory activity and as such there were about a million cricket teams. The school had the A, B, C, D and rotational teams (the rest). I wasn’t any good at cricket so I ended up in one of the rotational teams. We frequently … More Women in Ultimate – A guy’s perspective
by Madrap Ultimate is the place where people are just people and they come together and play one sport. It doesn’t matter what you look like; be it a rugby jock or a lanky rock climber, super short or super tall, what you wear; long shorts, short skirts, buffs or beanies nor how you talk; American’s … More SkyLove