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10 Free Frisbee Activities For the Family!

We want to help make your time a little easier with all this COVID-19 Craziness. Check out our list of 10 free workouts, challenges, and fun frisbee activities that the whole family can do! Remember, if you do something cool, make sure to take a video of it and send it to elevateultimateacademy@gmail.com. We wantContinue reading →

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COVID-19 Safe Activity Idea – 2 Disc Challenge

Start with one frisbee to get the throw movement down With 2 discs at once, concentrate on the catch and let your muscle memory do the throw! To increase the challenge level, keep track of how many passes you can do in a minute or two

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COVID-19 Safe Activity Idea – Forehand Challenge

Make sure your grip is tight so that it’s spinning off your middle finger Simplify the movement at first. Start with just the wrist snap and then add more arm motion later Pretend you have sand in your hand when you throw. Don’t let the sand fall out (keeps the disc flat)

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Help us make a viral video (and other free ways to support Elevate) – A Message from the Founders

We hope your family is safe and well during this stressful and unprecedented time. We are writing to you with the awareness that everyone is affected negatively by this virus. Whether it be financially, emotionally, or psychologically, we are all hurting. Be we are in this journey together. We want to know how we canContinue reading →

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COVID – 19 Safe Activity Idea – Urban Disc Golf

You may have heard of disc golf before, but did you know you can play anywhere, anytime? Forget the real chain baskets, just play Urban Disc Golf! Check out our video tutorial below to see how to play. Does your family need frisbees to play with? We’re doing disc drop offs straight to your doorContinue reading →

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3 Secrets other sports programs aren’t talking about

Social and Emotional Learning is the core of the new BC School Curriculum and should be an important part of all youth sports programs (BC GOV). It’s aim is to help everyone, but in this case, our kids, develop the ability “to resolve conflicts…to show empathy for others, and to make responsible decisions” (Schonert-Reichl, 2017).Continue reading →

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Check Out These 4 Ridiculous Ultimate Frisbee Plays 😮 #3 is slightly biased…

Your kids could be making those plays one day… Frisbee is great for covering the basics: Tons of running, jumping, and hand-eye coordination skills It’s co-ed all the way through Elementary and High School. We love this because kids learn how to play and compete with everyone It’s self-refereed even at the World Championships. WeContinue reading →

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How Well do you ACTUALLY Know the Hottest Buzzword in Youth Sports / Education? (Take the 2 minute Quiz)

  Did you know…? In BC alone, there are 131 Elementary schools playing and 182 Secondary schools playing. What’s impressive about these numbers is that 75% of these Elementary teams were created in the last 5 years. This is a clear indication that there is a huge demand for an alternative sport like Ultimate Frisbee.Continue reading →

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The 7 Types of Campers (and Our Coaches’ Reactions)

School has started and the leaves will soon change to their golden autumn colours. Fall is here, but let us reflect on an amazing summer. We were fortunate to have run 12 camps for over 140 Ultimate unique campers…or so we thought. When the last camp concluded, our coaches realized that there were some trendsContinue reading →

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