From Mira Klein ’17:
What is Throw Culture? Many have asked. All that is certain is that there is frisbee, some silly, and a whole lot of fun. Come hang out with Wesleyan’s coed frisbee team! We do many things included but not limited to: frisbee, wearing jorts, telling childhood stories, and frisbee. No previous experience is required! Look for the people having a blast at the bottom of Foss. Anyone and everyone is welcome! Also feel free to email WesleyanCoEdFrisbee[at]gmail[dot]com for more info.
Date: Thursday, September 10
Time: 4-6 PM
Place: Foss Hill
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From Eva Steinberg ’17:
Tired of the patriarchy? Looking for some good-ol’ female-identifying camaraderie? Join Vicious Circles, Wesleyan’s women’s ultimate team! You don’t need to know how to play, or even throw–just come to practice tomorrow on Foss from 4-6!
Date: Wednesday, September 9
Time: 4-6 PM
Place: Foss Hill
If you saw the posts for the Women’s Frisbee Team or the Men’s Frisbee Team and thought “close, but no cigar,” a certain sick team on campus has the solution for you. I just got an email from Max “Biff Boff For Liff Loff” Owen-Dunow ’15 about the ultimate coed athletic opportunity:
Interested in frisbee, friends and having fun? Come out and play with Throw Culture as we start up our year!
Want to learn how to huck? Vicious Circles, the Wesleyan Women’s Ultimate Frisbee, is here to teach you the tricks of the trade. Bring some water, cleats or sneakers, a white and dark shirt, and your game face to the Butts Parking Lot tomorrow, Tuesday 9/2 at 4:10 PM.
Email kgibbel[at]wesleyan[dot]edu or lsalwen[at]wesleyan[dot]edu for more details, including the definition of the word ‘huck.’
An invitation from Kate Gibbel ’15:
Vicious Circles, Wesleyan’s All-Women Ultimate Frisbee team, is having an information session on January 30th, at 7PM in Wyllys 114. We will discuss our pre-season workouts, awesome spring break trip (which you could still sign up for!), regular season practice and game schedule, parties, and why you should join this incredibly fun club sport. Come on over! Don’t be shy! We have cookies. Any female-identifying person is welcome! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
email kgibbel[at]wesleyan[dot]edu for more information.
Date: Thursday, January 30
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Place: 41 Wyllys, rm. 114
Cost: FREE COOKIES
From Adam Bresgi ’14:
Come try out for the Men’s Ultimate Frisbee Team. It’s fun, will eventually be competitive, is often exciting, and usually worthwhile.
We’ll be at the bottom of Foss Hill on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:00 until about 6:30. If you’re interested, please show up with cleats, a light shirt, a dark shirt, and water.
Date: Today, tomorrow, and Thursday (September 5)
Place: Bottom of Foss
Brittany Manobianco ’13 and recently-turned-21 Ivy Johnson ’13 write in to let you know about the first informal practice for Vicious Circles, Wesleyan’s only ultimate frisbee team that sports an all-female roster. If you’re interested in playing club frisbee, then come on out to Foss Hill on Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 with tennis shoes or cleats and some other athletic garb. No previous experience is required, and all grade levels are welcome though I’ve heard they have a special bias towards winning over the Class of 2016. So, come on out, and you can make awesome pyramids like this one.
Date: Wednesday, Sept. 5th (TOMORROW!)
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Place: Foss Hill
Gabe Frankel ’15, the ultimate frisbee champion pictured above, invites you to organize an ultimate team in the next forty-ish minutes:
Come out today at 2:00 pm to DTD (fields behind WesWings) to play some relaxed ultimate frisbee. Bring yourself and/or a team of 7-9.
We’re traveling to Israel this summer through a Projects for Peace Grant to help organize ultimate frisbee for Israeli and Palestinian youth. But we need your help to get to the promised land. See you there!
Date: Sunday, May 13
Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cost: $5 suggested donation
Want to party with some awesome girls at Wesleyan? And also play some sick Ultimate Frisbee? If so, come play with Vicious Circles, Wesleyan’s only all female frisbee team. They’ll be practicing at the bottom of Foss Hill at 4 p.m. on Monday. Seriously the best team on campus; I swear I’m not biased.. If you don’t believe me, then check out how much fun they’re having here:
Date: Monday, September 12th
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Bottom of Foss Hill
Disclaimer: All grade and skill levels are welcome. And bring cleats, if you have them. If not, no worries.
So while many at Wes (myself included) are not avid followers of Wesleyan sports, congrats to all the Wesleyan teams today who trounced Bates. Field hockey won 3-1, football 28-20, women’s soccer 2-1, and men’s soccer 2-0 – continuing their undefeated season which has placed them as New England’s top team (their second best run so far in Wesleyan history). Go Wes!
[Edit 10/19, Sheek]
Vicious Circles, the women’s ultimate team, also won the Smith tournament this weekend, beating Smith, RPI, Mt. Holyoke, Fordham and Smith Alumni. Go Wes again!