Entries by Felix Shardlow

New Facebook page live – check for Albania updates

Updates from my Albania trip are being posted daily on my new FelixUltimate Facebook page – read about how I’m working together with the 10 Million Discs global charity to introduce Ultimate at the grass roots level by running sessions with PE teachers, NGOs, and youth groups from around the country.

Felix is going to Albania!

On 10th-19th April Felix will be travelling around Albania with the 10 Million Discs charity! Along with Trent Simmons, Jason Morrison and Juan Amado, I will be delivering 3 sessions to High School PE teachers, 3 sessions to NGOs including to staff & detainees at Juvenile prison in Kavaje, 2 youth sessions, a training with a paraplegic community […]

Flexagon Defence v1.01

(c) Felix Shardlow v.1.01 29th 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: Communication Advanced Flex Part III: The Stall 3 Game-Changer Intro Flexagon Defence is not a zone, nor is it strictly person-to-person defence. Flex employs local […]

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 tiki-taka quick passing style of play, and applies it to the Ultimate field. Hex can be explained through four simple principles: 1. Always take the […]

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 for now through these Facebook photos, and I’ll be putting up a full report afterwards. Check out this video, created collaboratively between myself and Gauteng […]

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 saw Buzz Bullets in Australia winning WUCC 2006, I’ve been inspired by their alternate approach to defense. Here is a team that play defence like […]

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 the loop, it’s an edit of the recent image released by Rockstar Games to promote their upcoming Red Dead Redemption 2 game.