I know I’ve barely unpacked from the 2017 FPA World Championships, but I’m already overly excited for next year! I only have 355 more days to practice before it starts.
Time to make up for neglecting freestyle last weekend during the WFDF Warm up Weekend. I will be doing so in Seattle at Potlatch 2017. I’m excited that I get to meet some players I have been watching on videos, but never seen in person (or at least not since adopting my freestyle focus). I have no […]
On the final day of AFO, Randy Silvey and I performed the routine we originally debuted at he 2016 FPA Worlds. We had to cut a few things as this was only a 3 minute performance instead of 4. Here are my reactions immediately following our routine: Oh my gosh that was amazing!!! Just finished […]
Frisbeer day 1 update: What a great day. I slept very little last night partly due to the 9 hr time difference, but mostly because of excitement and anxiety around competing in this event. Yesterday while walking a 10K loop around Prague, Rick‘s knee started hurting (not the one he recently had surgery on). By […]
Freestyle highlight. Today I did my first (and second) successful counter spinning leg unders that were clean and controlled while playing at La Jolla Shores with Rick and Murph!
Here is a progress video from today at La Jolla shores. I may need to make a cheat sheet before doing the next one. A few things the cheat sheet I wish I had with me today would have said are the following: – double leg over in both directions – use your left hand […]
It is a natural progression for people to start playing Frisbee by simply playing catch with others. As their skills progress, they may incorporate more difficult catches and fancier throws. For some this may lead into tricks, spins and rolls which can most certainly be categorized as Freestyle Frisbee. My route to Freestyle was not […]
Today I established a baseline for my freestyle symmetry. I recorded what I could think of that I could do on both the right and left side. This won’t be the most entertaining video, but it gives me a reference point. At the end I show my counter spin delaying skills which are elementary on […]
By request from my mother, Bonnie M. Meier, here is proof that I’m starting to get the bad attitude hold. In this footage, the third time is a charm in finishing the move. By request from my mother, Bonnie M. Meier, here is proof that I'm starting to get the bad attitude hold. In […]