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Ultimate (sport)

Index Ultimate (sport)

Ultimate, originally known as Ultimate frisbee, is a non-contact team sport played with a flying disc (frisbee). [1]

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American football

American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.

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American Ultimate Disc League

The American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) is a semi-professional ultimate frisbee league in North America.

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Amherst College

Amherst College is a private liberal arts college located in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States.

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Amherst, Massachusetts

Amherst is a town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States, in the Connecticut River valley.

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Anne Watson

Anne Watson is an American teacher and politician.

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Associated Press

The Associated Press (AP) is a U.S.-based not-for-profit news agency headquartered in New York City.

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Barre Montpelier Times Argus

The Barre Montpelier Times Argus is a daily morning newspaper serving the capital region of Vermont.

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Beach Ultimate Lovers Association

The Beach Ultimate Lovers Association (BULA) is the worldwide organization that helps organizers and players further develop the sport of Beach Ultimate.

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Bernard Hellring

Bernard "Buzzy" Hellring was a creator of Ultimate Frisbee.

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British Universities and Colleges Sport

British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) is the governing body for university sport in the United Kingdom.

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Canada

Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.

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Canadian Ultimate Championships

Canadian Ultimate Championships also known as CUC is an annual Ultimate Frisbee tournament organised by Ultimate Canada and the player association of the city where the championships are held.

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Cisco Systems

Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational technology conglomerate headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley, that develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products.

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Columbia High School (New Jersey)

Columbia High School is a four-year comprehensive regional public high school in Maplewood, New Jersey, which serves students in ninth through twelfth grades, as the lone secondary school of the South Orange-Maplewood School District, which includes Maplewood and South Orange, neighboring communities in Essex County, New Jersey, United States.

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Condé Nast

Condé Nast Inc. is an American mass media company founded in 1909 by Condé Montrose Nast, based at One World Trade Center and owned by Advance Publications.

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Counterculture of the 1960s

The counterculture of the 1960s refers to an anti-establishment cultural phenomenon that developed first in the United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US) and then spread throughout much of the Western world between the mid-1960s and the mid-1970s, with London, New York City, and San Francisco being hotbeds of early countercultural activity.

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Currier Island

Currier Island is the namesake fictional country of an ultimate frisbee team.

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Daily Hampshire Gazette

The Daily Hampshire Gazette is a six-day morning daily newspaper based in Northampton, Massachusetts, and covering all of Hampshire County and southern towns of Franklin County, Massachusetts.

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Detroit Mechanix

The Detroit Mechanix are an American professional ultimate team based in Detroit, Michigan.

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Deutscher Frisbeesport-Verband

Deutscher Frisbeesport-Verband (DFV) is the association of frisbee players and teams in Germany.

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Disc golf

Disc Golf (also called Frisbee Golf or sometimes Frolf) is a flying disc sport in which players throw a disc at a target; it is played using rules similar to golf.

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Disc Northwest

Disc Northwest (also DiscNW or Northwest Ultimate Association) is a Seattle-based Ultimate organization with the aim of increasing participation in the sport of Ultimate at all levels.

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Discraft

Discraft is a company founded in 1979 by Jim Kenner and Gail McColl and is located in Wixom, Michigan.

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End zone

The end zone is the scoring area on the field, according to gridiron-based codes of football.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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European Ultimate Federation

European Ultimate Federation (EUF) is the governing body for the sport of Ultimate in Europe.

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Finland

Finland (Suomi; Finland), officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east.

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Flying disc freestyle

Flying disc freestyle, also known as freestyle Frisbee in reference to the trademarked brand name, is a sport and performing art characterized by creative, acrobatic, and athletic maneuvers with a flying disc.

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Flying disc games

Flying disc games are games played with discs, often called by the trademarked name Frisbees.

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Flying disc techniques

Flying discs (including Frisbees) can be thrown in many ways.

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Frisbee

A frisbee (also called a flying disc or simply a disc) is a gliding toy or sporting item that is generally plastic and roughly in diameter with a lip, used recreationally and competitively for throwing and catching, for example, in flying disc games.

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Fulcrum Worldwide

Fulcrum Worldwide is a New Jersey based management consulting and Information and communications technology services company with offices in Reading, UK, Mumbai and Pune, India.

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Gender

Gender is the range of characteristics pertaining to, and differentiating between, masculinity and femininity.

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Goaltimate

Goaltimate is a half-court disc game derived from ultimate, similar to hot box.

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Hyperloop

A Hyperloop is a proposed mode of passenger and/or freight transportation, first used to describe an open-source vactrain design released by a joint team from Tesla and SpaceX.

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International Olympic Committee

The International Olympic Committee (IOC; French: Comité International Olympique, CIO) is a Swiss private non-governmental organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, which is the authority responsible for the modern Olympic Games.

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Joel Silver

Joel Silver (born July 14, 1952) is an American film producer, most well known for action films including the ''Lethal Weapon'' series, ''The Matrix'' trilogy, the first two Die Hard movies, and Predator.

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Ken Westerfield

Ken Westerfield (born May 23, 1947) is a pioneering Frisbee disc player.

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Kenyon College

Kenyon College is a private liberal arts college in Gambier, Ohio, United States, founded in 1824 by Philander Chase.

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List of Ultimate teams

A list of active club Ultimate teams competing in the USA Ultimate club championship series in the United States and Canada or other national and international series, sorted by, as well as the teams competing in men's semi-professional league, organized by the American Ultimate Disc League.

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London, Ontario

London is a city in Southwestern Ontario, Canada along the Quebec City–Windsor Corridor.

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Los Angeles Organization of Ultimate Teams

The Los Angeles Organization of Ultimate Teams is the largest and most important ultimate frisbee organization in Southern California.

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Major League Ultimate

Major League Ultimate (MLU) was previously one of two semi-professional Ultimate leagues in North America, the other being the American Ultimate Disc League.

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Ontario

Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.

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Ottawa

Ottawa is the capital city of Canada.

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Ottawa-Carleton Ultimate Association

The Ottawa-Carleton Ultimate Association (OCUA) is a registered non-profit corporation dedicated to the sport of disc ultimate in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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Paris

Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.

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Pick-up game

In sports, a pick-up game is a game that has been spontaneously started by a group of players.

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Princeton University

Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey.

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Rowan University

Rowan University is a public research university in Glassboro, New Jersey, United States, with a satellite campus in Camden, New Jersey.

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Rutgers University

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, commonly referred to as Rutgers University, Rutgers, or RU, is an American public research university and is the largest institution of higher education in New Jersey.

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Santa Barbara Condors

Santa Barbara Condors was an American soccer club that was a member of the American Soccer League.

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Seattle

Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.

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Semi-professional

A semi-professional athlete is one for whom sport is not a full-time occupation.

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Sports Illustrated

Sports Illustrated is an American sports magazine owned by Meredith Corporation.

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Sportsmanship

Sportsmanship is an aspiration or ethos that a sport or activity will be enjoyed for its own sake, with proper consideration for fairness, ethics, respect, and a sense of fellowship with one's competitors.

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Substitution (sport)

In team sports, substitution (or interchange) is replacing one player with another during a match.

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.

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Time Inc.

Time Inc. was an American worldwide mass media corporation founded on November 28, 1922 by Henry Luce and Briton Hadden and based in New York City.

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Toronto

Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.

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Ultimate Canada

Ultimate Canada is a not-for-profit organization that serves as the governing body of the sport of Ultimate (also known as "Ultimate Frisbee") in Canada.

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Ultimate in Japan

Ultimate, often called ultimate frisbee, is a non-contact team field sport played with a flying disc.

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USA Ultimate

USA Ultimate is a not-for-profit organization that serves as the governing body of the sport of Ultimate (also known as ultimate frisbee) in the United States.

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Varsity team

Varsity is an alteration and shortening of the term university.

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Vermont

Vermont is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.

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Walter Frederick Morrison

Walter Frederick "Fred" Morrison (January 16, 1920 in Richfield, Utah – February 9, 2010 in Monroe, Utah) was an American inventor and entrepreneur, best known as the inventor of the Frisbee.

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Wham-O

Wham-O Inc. is an American toy company headquartered in Carson, California, United States.

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Wixom, Michigan

Wixom is a city that lies in the borders of northwest Novi and southwest Commerce Township in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan.

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World Flying Disc Federation

The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) is the international governing body for flying disc sports, with responsibility for sanctioning world championship events, establishing uniform rules, setting of standards for and recording of world records.

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World Games

The World Games, first held in 1981, are an international multi-sport event, meant for sports, or disciplines or events within a sport, that are not contested in the Olympic Games.

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Yale University

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ultimate_(sport)

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