What is Ultimate?
Ultimate is a sport vaguely reminiscent of soccer and football. You
play on a large rectangular field with two endzones. The point of
hte game is to advance the frisbee (aka disc) down the field by
throwing it from player to player until it is caught by a player in
the opposing endzone.
The basic principles of the game are as follows:
- You may not walk around while holding the disc.
- You have to stay in bounds with the disc.
- You may not kick, scratch, bite, jump on, tackle, or harrass
opposing players, or knock the disc out of their hands. Ultimate is a
- You make all your own calls (about being in bounds, being in the
end zone, being fouled, etc.). There are no referees. One is
expected to be reasonable - this is known as the Spirit of the