Flexagon Defence v1.0

(c) Felix Shardlow v.1.0 23rd March 2017 Also available in French / en Français (v0.97) Part of a series: Flexagon Defence Advanced Flex Part I: Counter-Strategies Advanced Flex Part II: … Continue Reading →


South Africa – country of hills and fences, beauty and disparity

In October I was contacted by Fergus Klein, Chairperson of the Gauteng Flying Disc Association. Ferg graduated from Sussex (Mohawks) in 2014 and unbeknown to me had stayed heavily involved … Continue Reading →


Hexagon Offence v2.2

v 2.2 – 15th March 2016 Concept first published 1st Jan 2013 Also available in French / en Français (v2.1) Hex Offence combines Total Football’s freedom of movement with Spain’s … Continue Reading →


Felix in South Africa!

I’m currently in the Gauteng region of South Africa (around Johannesburg), coaching outreach teams, universities, club teams, and running clinics for leaders, coaches and players! You can follow my progress … Continue Reading →


Analysing Japan’s unique defence

I’ve been taking some time recently to analyse Japan’s defence against USA in the WUGC 2016 Final, and posting a series of mini analysis pieces on reddit. Ever since I … Continue Reading →


Pull Fielding Analysis of the WUGC 2016 USA-COL Women’s Final

The image below indicates where each pull in the WUGC Women’s Gold Medal match – USA v Colombia – was caught or landed, and the path of the disc up until … Continue Reading →


Pull Fielding Analysis of the WUGC 2016 USA-JPN Men’s Final

The data below marks where each pull in the WUGC Men’s Gold Medal match – USA v Japan – was caught or landed, and the path of the disc up … Continue Reading →


Hype – 7 on the line

I posted this image to /r/ultimate but it got taken down due to classifying as a joke/meme – against the rules – so here it is! For anyone out of … Continue Reading →


Intuitive v Analytic players

I was just reading an article from 2015 on Skyd about Intuitive vs. Analytical Thinking in Ultimate [link], where the author (Alex Davis) places players in two categories; The Intuitive is … Continue Reading →


Felix is going to South Africa! (TBC)

I was contacted yesterday by Fergus Klein – Sussex University (Mohawks) alumni from 2013-14. Since graduating and moving back to Johannesburg, Fergus has got massively involved in Ultimate, and is … Continue Reading →