Ultimate is a non-contact team sport played with a flying disc, also known as a Frisbee. It is played between two teams of seven players each, and the objective is to pass the disc down the field and score points by catching it in the opposing team's end zone.
Ultimate is a fast-paced, high-energy sport that requires speed, agility, and teamwork. Ultimate is also unique in that it places a strong emphasis on the "spirit of the game." This means that players are expected to demonstrate good sportsmanship, fair play, and respect for their opponents.
The sport sport was originally called Ultimate Frisbee, but due to trademark issue with the with Frisbee, it is now officially called just Ultimate.
Players of the sport of Ultimate need to be fit, quick, skillful. Have a look at these Ultimate Frisbee videos for a demonstration of the athleticism required to play this sport.
- The sport of Ultimate Frisbee is more demanding than you think. More about Fitness for Ultimate Frisbee.
- What's a Bid? If you want to play you will have to master these Ultimate Terms.
- Getting started? Read these basic rules of Ultimate, and check out a list of the equipment need to play ultimate.
- Do you want more information? Here you will find books about Ultimate Frisbee.