US Open Recap: CLX, Semis, and Finals

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By Pat Niles Click for Martha’s US Open Recap: Thursday & Friday Saturday Morning:  CLX Waking up and driving to the fields on Saturday was somewhat familiar and somewhat foreign for Drag’n Thrust. The team had been mentally and physically preparing for a four-day grind but the experience of a tournament longer than two days […]

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US Open Recap: Thursday & Friday

By Martha Harris Getting on a plane and cramming into hotel rooms wasn’t the case for Drag’n Thrust at this year’s US Open as we had the privilege to host the tournament in our home town. (Thank you Jake McKean!). The tournament started with a team meeting at Austin & Martha’s place on Wednesday evening. […]

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Why Coaching Ultimate is Different

By Jake Hendersen Growing up I played hockey and baseball.  I had some wonderful coaches in my hockey and baseball career.  I was often a leader on my hockey and baseball teams.  I led the team in warm-ups, had meetings with officials, relayed messages to my coach, and tried to lead by example.  But I […]

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Fun’draiser BBQ, Silent Auction & Movie . . . Today!

Hello Drag’n Thrust fans, friends, and family! Today is the day for the Drag’n Worlds Fun’draiser BBQ, Movie, and Silent Auction! 4pm – 8pm, Base Camp, 201 Bloomington Rd, Minneapolis, MN 55111 Tickets are $5. There will be outdoor yard games if the weather holds (spikeball, bocce ball, cups, Kub, bags, etc.). If the weather […]

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Why Do I Play Ultimate? (part 2 of 2)

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By Josh “Shwa” Hemmesch Before this season started, I contemplated the question about “Why do I play Ultimate?”. There are tons of quick answers such as ‘fun’, ‘active’,  and ‘fast-paced’. Yet, I wanted something more involved, something more meaty. In deciding to reach out to several other Ultimate players with differing backgrounds, I got some thoughtful, […]

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Had a universe win over @WildCardult and then a universe loss to @SlowWhite_ to round out the day of competition.

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10-15 loss to @mischief_nation in quarters. Chumpionship bracket play continues at 1pm PT. Bye round snack time!

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13-11 win over @CosaNostraFris in our second game. Bye round now. Next game at 3pm PT. #letsssgoooo

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Pro Flight Finale starts with a close 11-13 loss to @SlowWhite_. Gotta bring more fire. Next round starts in 20 mins. #fireup #ECC

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