Ultimate FRIZZZZZbee!

A few of us are getting together at Slocan Park for Ultimate Frisbee.

We'll have a few frisbees so we can practice, and all games are for FUN. We'll keep score, but points are not important, FUN and FRIENDSHIPS are!!

Everyone is welcome to join, no matter your ability to play!

• You may want to bring a water bottle.



• You can bring a frisbee, too, if you want!



• Some of us may go for something to eat right after

This event relies on 'good' weather, which we should get on the day of.





You can check the forecast for the Slocan Park area: HERE



In case the forecast changes, you will be notified if this event is rescheduled/cancelled.




Here's where we'll be in relation to the:



29th Avenue skytrain station..

If the main field is used (to the left in the image), we'll be on the field close to the tennis courts (to the right in the image).




5 Simple Ultimate FRIZ* Rules

Here are basic rules for the game.



Everyone must know: Ultimate is a NON-CONTACT sport.

• The Field: Rectangular field of varying lengths/widths depending on how many people are playing (though the 'real' rules have the field at a specific length and width).



• Starting Play: Each team lines up on their own end zone line at the beginning of a point. Once both teams have indicated that they are ready to start, the defense throws the frisbee to the other team.



• Scoring: Throw the frisbee to a teammate who is already in the other team's end zone.  Play is then restarted at the team's respective end zones.



• Frisbee Movement: The player with the frisbee cannot move around the field, except for the use of a pivot foot. The disc can only be moved elsewhere on the field through a pass to a teammate, and must be done within ten seconds. The defender guarding the person with the frisbee counts ("10, 9, 8, ..").



• Change of Possession: If a pass goes out of bounds, is dropped, blocked, or intercepted (caught by the other team) it is considered a turnover. The defense immediately becomes the offense and can take the frisbee.

*not this kind of FRIZzy hair..

FRIZZY hair


To find us, look for people throwing frisbees around.

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  • Jessica

    I hope you did't make your foot worse tonight, Allan. Hope you have a speedy recovery!

    2 · July 24

  • Wayne H.

    Is the grass wet? Or muddy?

    July 24

  • Robert S.

    Are people still showing up? Ultimate is not gonna work if 5 people show up :)

    July 24

    • Joseph

      I need to do some things later tonight and trying to plan it so I can ultimate first. Details are classified.

      July 24

    • Jessica

      Hehe ok top secret i get it...

      July 24

  • Joseph

    I'm going to have to be a maybe for now.

    July 24

  • Aldo

    It's looking to be the most ideal weather to play some ultimate later. I guess we're on!

    3 · July 24

  • Aldo

    i know the forecast for Thursday is rain, but putting this up just in case, if it does, then nay, if it doesn't, Yay! Disc up!

    1 · July 22

  • Z. G.

    100% chance I'll be playing rain or shine!!!!

    July 24

  • Z. G.

    90% chance I won't have work.

    July 24

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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