Curve News

Keep up to date with all the latest news from Curve either here or over in our facebook group.

Curve at M&M 2017

Curve win spirit prize at Mix and Mingle

Curve sent a top team of indoor players to the Mix and Mingle tournament staged at Sheffield’s Ponds Forge Arena in January.

Not only did the Curve team win best-dressed at the party on Saturday night (see above!), the team also took home the prestigious spirit prize as voted by the other teams at the tournament.

The tournament directors wrote on Facebook: “Well done to Curve …Read More

Curve at Mixed Tour 3 in Cheltenham

Mixed squad aims for 2017

Curve Mixed 2017 will be an inclusive team that players at any level should be able to find a place in trainings for, and dependent on player numbers, be able to play Mixed Tour with. We are aiming to be as competitive as possible, but without sacrificing training sessions and tournaments being enjoyable. A team that enjoys playing together, with full commitment to playing as hard as possible, and supporting …Read More

Trainer Dave 'Brickers' Rodger leading a breaking the mark drill in Clissold Park

Winter update – New Year, new location

Thank you first of all to everyone old and new helping the continued success and growth of the club through the start of this season.

Whilst this is the ‘off’ season for many people, there has still been a lot achieved and even more planned out for the coming year.

Some of the highlights include: – A popular restructure of our Club training to be more structured and inclusive – …Read More

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Christmas Party 2016 this Saturday

The Christmas party is on Saturday Dec 3 at The Flying Horse pub, 52 Wilson Street, EC2A 2ER

 7:30pm – midnight then afterparty at Queen of Hoxton

Private room and buffet, awards, Secret Santa (bring wrapped gift <£5 for communal sack and chance to draw gift out or steal someone else’s!) and  dancing!

We also have drink deals on beer and wine

Entry is free but you can opt …Read More

A beautiful sunset and moonrise greeted the players of the Clissold Cup in Hackney's no.1 frisbee venue!

Clissold Cup IV

The fourth edition of the Clissold Cup hat tournament was held in Clissold Park on the evening of Wednesday, Aug 31.

This year the hat tournament featured four teams and spirits were high among the Dalston Hipsters, Castle Stormers, Brownswood Anonymous and Harringay Ladders as they gathered to compete for the coveted inflatable trophy.

A competitive round robin stage was held and led to a three-way tie for second place, …Read More

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Curve at Spinning in Paradise

Curve returned to the beautiful Croatian Island of Rab for the second year running for the Spinning in Paradise beach tournament.

Curve beat defending champions Zagreb in pool play but narrowly missed out on the championship bracket due to some close losses in other games. Two wins over the Newcastle team meant the team finished fifth.

Captain’s report to follow.

 

 

Vurve representing North London ultimate at the national championships in Southampton

Vurve at Nationals

Vurve finished sixth at the national championships in August this year.

Captains’ report coming soon…

 

Curve at Open Tour 1, London Calling

Curve at Open Tour 2016

 

Curve finished 23rd out of the 65 teams who competed in the Open Tour series this year.

Captains’ report coming soon…

 

Curve at Mixed Tour 3 in Cheltenham

Curve at Mixed Tour 2016

Curve played at all three Mixed Tour events during the Spring and sent two squads to the first Mixed Tour event in Cardiff.

The team eventually finished 30th overall.

Captains’ report coming soon…

 

 

No players were harmed in the making of this photo. Honest

Curve at Yes But Nau

Curve made a return trip to the beautiful sandy beach at Le Pouliguen on the Brittany coast, France, for a third consecutive year inMay.

Having won the spirit prize at the tournament last year the team once again received great scores from all their opponents and came a close second this year while finishing 22nd overall in the tournament.

Well done all!

 

Training

Development Trainings

During October, Curve Ultimate ran a series of sessions aimed at developing fundamental skills in players across all ability levels. These are continuing throughout November and December, and are welocome to all players. Previous sessions have covered throwing and cutting, and the next session is a focus on downfield marking. From now on, all Sunday sessions will run from 1pm until 2:30pm, so join us today and have your boots …Read More

Curve 1 at London Calling

2015 Summary – Open

The 2015 Open Tour season was the most succesful in the the history of the club, with the two teams finishing 18th and 45th overall respectively. This goals for the year had been to introduce further focus to the squad and crystallise it’s playing style after the great results of the previous year. Many thanks go out the Nye Cominetti, Alex Lawson, David Ford, and the other coaches, as well …Read More

Curve @ MT2 2014/15

2014/15 Summary – Mixed

Curve Mixed had the second most succesful season in the club’s history, finishing 18th overall in the Mixed Tour standings. Lead by David Ford and Sahil Patel, the squad strong fielded competitive teams across all three weekends and battled their way through gale-force winds, blistering sunshine, and underwheleming cloudy days to make the Curve community proud. Let’s hope for future succeses in the 2015/16 season!

From left to right: Emma Rubach, Lasma Putrina, Laura 'Nel' Payne, Helena McMeekin, Sarah Gibbons, Sarah White

Vurve’s successful debut at SICKO

Curve’s women’s team took third place at SICKO indoor tournament in Burgess Hill earlier in October.

Hosted by Brighton Ultimate, the two-day indoor tournament involved women’s, open and beginner mixed divisions. Vurve, the brainchild of Curve’s women’s captain Laura ‘Nel’ Payne, was seeded 4th place out of 10 teams. After a solid start on the first day, Vurve held seeding, losing only one match out of four to Brighton Pretty …Read More

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Yes But Nau, France 2014

On 6th, 7th and 8th of June, some of the Curve team went out to France to compete in some epic beach Ultimate. The tournament: ‘Yes But Nau’ was set in the lovely seaside town of Le Pouliguen. Beforehand, many members of the team flew out early to enjoy some much appreciated hospitality and holiday fun in Le Croisic. Despite the scorching heat and sunburnt backs, Curve played exceptionally well …Read More

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London’s Calling: Open Tour 1 2014

Braving the blistering heat over the weekend of May 31st and June 1st, Curve took 25 players across two teams to the UCL Sports Ground in London Colney for Open Tour 1. Coming out strong from the start, the 1st team reflected the more focused approach that the club has taken this year (a few star pickup players also didn’t hurt), winning all of their games comfortably. The second team …Read More

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Curve Women

Curve are looking to develop a squad to compete in the women’s division at a range of tournaments. This year we have entered teams into several indoor tournaments and have had a lot of fun.

Click here to watch a great video made by our women’s team organiser and indoor captain, Nel.

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Northern Soul

Curve travelled to Manchester to enjoy a little bit of northern soul at Mixed Tour 2. The journey up saw an unusually erudite Curve team discussing their wine preferences and the questionable abilities of sommeliers, before the beer kicked in and shouts of `Contact’ and willy jokes heralded us back to safe territory.

We started, seeded 36th, against Some Team. We played well in the game, taking a strong lead …Read More

Fitness Training

This week I will be running the following fitness training sessions:

Monday 7pm Clissold Park

Wednesday 7:45am Shoreditch beach volleyball court

(Possibly) Friday 7:45am Shoreditch beach volleyball court

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Curve climb rankings at Mixed Tour

 

Curve headed across the border to the Land of Huw’s Fathers for Mixed Tour 1 in Cardiff. The team, ranging from the old and haggard (myself) to the young, beautiful and new to frisbee (Miss Malin Lindholm), hopped into our charter bus, and headed over the Pont Hafren, to shouts of `Contact’ and espionage from the back.

Saturday started with a very strange sight – sunshine! We started off …Read More

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How to sign up and pay for indoors or tournament

 

Signing Up

1. If not already done, create your unique CurveCode using The Form

2. Sign up to indoors or tournament using your CurveCode via The Form

 

Paying your way

(for indoors (£6 per session) and for tournaments (£variable))

1. Transfer some cash to the Curve bank account (details here - please join Curve FB group to access these)

2. Confirm the amount you …Read More