Games to watch – Friday #BeachTales
Well clearly the games to watch are the finals. So let’s have a quick look into them and maybe some predictions
Grand Masters: USA vs Sweden – in their previous meeting USA won 13 – 4. The real question is, what will Sweden change?
Open Masters: USA vs Canada – Team USA have rolled through every other […]
Bracket Play – It’s Business Time #BeachTales
Pools are all done, it is time for the knockout stage. Check out all the standings here. It is time to see what teams can manage in do or die mode. I look at mixed, women’s and open and tell you a bit of what to expect for each one.
The USA has gone through pools without […]
Games to Watch: Wednesday #BeachTales
The Wednesday edition of Games to Watch. If you have some time on the fields, here is what Ravi and DP think you should check out.
8:00 – Field 5 – GBR vs CAN Women: a key game for both teams, expect a cracking one here.
9:00 – Field 2 – POR vs USA Mixed: undefeated teams […]
An ECBU replay at the first WCBU Women’s Masters division #BeachTales
Today we saw a competitive game between Germany and Great Britain in the Women’s Masters Division and we hail back to ECBU 2013 in Barcelona where these teams met each other in the final, which Germany won. Here some of the previous finalists spoke to me and remembered ECBU in different ways:
How do you feel about meeting […]
USA Women get pushed by GB. #BeachTales
We all know about the dominance of the United States in Ultimate and going into this morning’s game, the GB Women had ignored the script and were ready to take it to the states. Seeing them warm up, and early in the game, I saw a large amount of confidence from both squads.
The first couple of […]
Games to Watch: Tuesday #BeachTales
The Tuesday edition of Games to Watch. If you have some time on the fields, here is what Ravi and DP think you should check out.
8:00 – Field 1 – KEN vs UAE Open – This one is on the livestream. Both teams have each had a win against Qatar and this should be a […]
GB Masters won’t stay down #BeachTales
After a win against the Philippines this morning GB Masters faced up to old European rivals Germany. Starting slow they lost a couple breaks and facing a 8-10 scoreline. But these old dogs would not sit down and let the Germans win that easy. With some fantastic team D and a block from Chris “Aussie” White […]
Game report – GBR vs NED Mixed: The British perspective. #BeachTales
Games started with a bang this morning at 9am. With the Get Horizontal boys being from Great Britain (myself) and the Netherlands (Ravi) we donned our respective team colours and camped out on the sidelines to now offer our unbiased opinions on the game.
The girls and boys in white started off on offence and within […]
Game report – NED vs GBR Mixed: The Dutch perspective #BeachTales
Things really kicked off this morning and games got started. The two Get Horizontal guys watched the game between the Netherlands and Great Britain in the mixed division. DP lives in the GB and I (Ravi) live in the Netherlands so there will be two posts on different interpretations of this game. Here is the […]
Games to Watch: Monday #BeachTales
Here is the first installment of Games To Watch, where the Get Horizontal boys tell you which game to watch in each round.
9:00 – Field 8 – NED vs GBR Mixed – Mainly because #unbiasedreporting. With Ravi supporting The Netherlands and DP supporting Great Britain, expect an interesting game report on this one.
10:00 – Field […]