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 […]
From Chennai to Dubai #BeachTales
In every ultimate federation you find those individuals who have put a lot of effort into spreading ultimate and helping the sport grow in their country. Jaidip Patel is one of those unique people and is the main guy in Indian ultimate, who, in this their second WCBU, have lit up the tournament. I spoke […]
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 […]
Player Profile – Portugal #BeachTales
I spoke to the Portuguese beast, Gung-Ho number 45 and now Chevron tall man briefly on day one after a great match up with Ireland.
Give your name and jersey number: David Pimenta #24
Which team are you playing for: Portugal
Which division are you playing for: Mixed
How is your team doing so far? We just had a rematch […]
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 […]
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 […]
Team Uganda Mixed wins their first game at a world championship ever #BeachTales
This is team Uganda’s first trip to a world championship event and even though only one day has passed, they can go home saying that they won a game on the world’s stage.
Today they had a tough start playing against some very seasoned and competitive teams in Germany and the Netherlands. In both of these […]
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 […]