Snowplate 2016 – Forest Whales

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Returning from our annual tradition of Snowplate, a 2-day outdoor Ultimate Frisbee tournament in Sudbury, ON. Our team consisted of 8 guys and 7 girls, playing a total of 6 games over the 2 days. Quick recap of our past years: In 2011, the Swashbuckling Golasz Chefs. In 2012, the Flick of Seagulls. In 2013, Carmen & I were snowshoeing …

SamSnowplate 2016 – Forest Whales

Canadian Ultimate Championship – Too Bad

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This past Saturday I went to support a few friends playing for Too Bad in the Canadian Ultimate Championship in Waterloo. Weather was quite bad – it was cold, windy, and rainy. But it was great watching the game and cheering the team on! Their second game of the day was against Magma I from Montreal. Here are some action …

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Snowplate 2014 – Forest Whales

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Just got back from Snowplate, a 2-day outdoor Ultimate Frisbee Tournament situated in Sudbury, ON. In 2012 we were the Flick of Seagulls. In 2013, Carmen & I couldn’t go due to frost bite on her toes while snowshoeing in the Adirondacks region. Yikes. This year we were able to join the epic team of the Forest Whales! Leaving after …

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Snowplate 2011 – Swashbuckling Golasz Chefs

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Mom: Where are you going? Me: Sudbury (3.5hr north of Toronto) Mom: What are you doing there? Me: Frisbee…outdoors, with snow. And that is what I did in the past weekend. Meeting up with teams from all over Ontario in 1ft of snow chasing a Frisbee. But it was fun! We were the Swashbuckling Golasz Chefs, a merger between pirates …

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Rogers Cup – Nadal vs Anderson

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We arrived at the venue a little early so we watched the last tail end of the game between Victor Hanescu and Novak Djokovic. This was my first experience watching tennis live. I was amazed at the speed of the ball and the players’ ability to react. Novak Djokovic won the game 6-3, 6-4. The main court held the match …

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