Posts Tagged ‘Frisbee’

28.01.2012

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By Preethi Sundaram “Let’s give the villagers soup – we’ll start a soup kitchen.” “I’m going to bring sprouts to the school today – they kids can eat it and be healthy.” Great ideas- except one thing. Nobody understands what you’re talking about. International development, grassroots field work, poverty alleviation are all very trendy words [...]

Mid-Year Public Progress Report Ahmedabad, Gujarat Raksha Joshi grew up in Louisiana and graduated with degrees in education and psychology from the University of Texas at Austin.  For her fellowship, she is partnered with Ahmedabad Ultimate and hopes to use the medium of sport to help educate children on the value of sportsmanship, team building, [...]

Ahmedabad Ultimate (AU), an Indicorps sports initiative (focusing on frisbee) welcomes three new fellows and has already scheduled a national frisbee tournament for December 25. The new fellows are each focused on a different aspect of AU. With a background in sports management, Rahul Brahmbhatt is charged with building institutional relationships. Coming from a background [...]

The Times of India IIM-A to host frisbee contest 4 Jul 2009, 0013 hrs IST, TNN AHMEDABAD: Thunderous cheers, hooting and loud shouts of “buck up” are a common phenomena these days in the hostel dorms of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A), even late in the night.  After all, a match of late [...]

It’s the time to disc Amdavadis and Americans come together to promote social values through ‘Ultimate’ By Abhishek Singh Posted On Monday, June 22, 2009 at 03:35:53 AM This game is called Ultimate, although to onlookers, it appears your usual frisbee. Promotors of Ultimate call themselves Ahmedabad Ultimate, and they have a vision for the [...]

As IPL moves to South Africa, the sport of Ultimate Frisbee comes to Ahmedabad.  Ahmedabad Ultimate (“AU”) plans to hold monthly tournaments for players of all ages.  The next youth tournament – open to the public – takes place on Sunday, June 21st, at the St. Xavier Loyola High School football fields from 7 to [...]

Times Of India Ahmedabad Date: May 15, 2009; Section: Times Sport;  Page: 19 City warms to ‘Ultimate’ Lionel Rodricks Ahmedabad: The sprawling playgrounds of St Xavier’s High School Loyola Hall are bustling with activity. The annual summer holiday sports camp is on in full swing with record number of schoolchildren from across the city showing [...]

Ahmedabad Mirror Passion rules NRG Jaideep Patel quits job to promote frisbee in the city By Abhishek Singh Posted On Monday, April 13, 2009 A 25-year-old non-resident Gujarati (NRG) engineer has undertaken a Herculean task. Quitting job, he has decided to promote an unknown game of Frisbee aka Ultimate in Ahmedabad. Meet Jaideep Patel, a [...]

Flying disc enthuses sporty Amdavadis 12 Apr 2009, 2336 hrs IST, TNN Ahmedabad: Frisbee has the caught fancy of the citizens these days. An event organised by Ahmedabad Ultimate (AU), a sports body of city-based NGO Indicorps got good response with more than seven teams from various parts of the city, including children, students, professionals, [...]

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