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Ultimate!!!

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STUDY
PLAY
played with 2 teams of ___ players
seven
it is a _____ sport
noncontact
combines sports of
soccer, basketball, and football
began in 1968 in
Maplewood, New Jersey by students at Columbia High School
started out with _______ players on a team
20 to 30
it spread to colleges when
the high school students graduated
played in ___ countries
35
UPA
Ultimate Players Association
WFDF
World Flying Disc Federation
____ athletes compete through the UPA and the WFDF
25,000
SOTG
Spirit of the Game
there are ___ referees
no
it is the responsibility of the ____ to call the foul
players involved
honor system
the belief that no one would ever intentionally cheat
the field
70 yrds by 40 yrds with 25 yrds deep endzones
starting play
teams line up across the front of their endzones, an the team with the disc pulls to the other team
Movement of the disc
offensive team passes the frisbee to teammates. you can't run with the disc. only one defender can be on a player at a time, and the others have to be at least 10 feet away
stall count
the defender counts to ten and the player with the disc has to throw it before they finish
turnover (change of possession)
if a pass in incomplete, or the stall count is finished, the opposite team gets the frisbee
scoring
when the offensive team catches the frisbee inside the endzone, they score a point
contact
no physical contact is allowed, and there can be no picks and screens
fouls
if a player comes into contact with another player, that player calls a foul and they either start the play over if they disagree, or they resume play as if possession was retained
self-refereeing
players are responsible for their own foul and line calls and they resolve their own problems
spirit of the game
ulitmate's philosophy is sportsmanship and fair play
bid
an impressive, but failing, diving attempt to catch the frisbee
clog
standing in the way of your teammates to prevent good cuts
check
the player you are defending
chilly
slow down, be patient, and wait for the game to reorganize
cut
a run by a receiver to shake his defender
D
defense
disk in
a shout signalling that the disc is in play
force
guarding on one side of the thrower to make them throw to the other side
handler
the offensive player with the disc
marker
the defensive player covering the thrower
layout
dive
O
offense
pick
a block where a player gets between you and the player you are covering
run through
run past the disc without picking it up
pull
the throw that begins the possession
stack
an offensive strategy where all the players line up down the middle of the field and alternately make cuts
swill
a bad throw
up!
a shout to alert players that the disc is in the air