Why Ultimate Frisbee?
Ultimate is a non-contact, self-refereed team sport played with a flying disc frisbee. Ultimate relies upon a Spirit of the Game that places the responsibility for fair play on every player. There are no referees; the players are solely responsible for following and enforcing the rules, even at World Championship. Competitive play is encouraged, but never at the expense of respect between players, adherence to the rules, and the basic joy of play.
Sport is a proven method for imparting Life Skills Education. The unique characteristics of the sport combined with a low barrier to entry and many stages for growth makes it well suited for developing Life Skills.