48 results for tag: Professional Ultimate

Riptide Fall to Unbeaten FlameThrowers in Victoria

By Scott Lewis Photos by Jeff BellOn Saturday afternoon the Vancouver Riptide faced their biggest test so far this AUDL season, fielding pretty well their full line-up against the unbeaten San Francisco FlameThrowers. They stayed with San Francisco for most of the game, but a bad spell sandwiched around half-time meant in ... More

Riptide Head to Victoria Home (Game) Away From Home

By Scott LewisIt's likely that one or two of the Riptide players would prefer to be preparing for this Saturday’s AUDL game against the unbeaten San Francisco FlameThrowers by snoozing on their couches rather than riding the ferry to Vancouver Island, but I am sure once they hit the field and hear the crowd in the ... More

Riptide Cruise to Win Over Growlers

By Eric Wilkins Photos by Jeff BellIt was another night, another win for the Vancouver Riptide when the San Diego Growlers paid a visit to Swangard Stadium on Saturday for the first match-up between the teams of this AUDL season. Even with some familiar faces missing for Team Canada duty, the Riptide capably handled their ... More

Riptide to Host Growlers on Saturday Night

By Scott LewisIt’s been a leisurely start to the AUDL season for the Vancouver Riptide, with only two games, both against the Seattle Cascades, played so far. But things pick up on Saturday night when the Riptide kick off a busy month by hosting the San Diego Growlers at Swangard Stadium.Maybe leisurely isn’t ... More

Riptide Give Rude Welcome to Cascades

Story by Eric Wilkins Photos by Jeff BellThe home opener for the Vancouver Riptide was exactly what the doctor ordered, with the home team exacting swift revenge from their Week One conquerors, the Seattle Cascades.Coming off an opening week loss to the Seattle Cascades, the Vancouver Riptide were looking for a strong ... More

Riptide Welcome Cascades for Home Opener

By Scott LewisThis Saturday night at 6 p.m. the Vancouver Riptide will be looking to avenge their season-opening defeat by Seattle when they host the Cascades at Swangard Stadium for their AUDL home opener.After losing what was an even game save for a short stretch in the 3rd quarter that decided the outcome when the ... More

Riptide Bring Professional Ultimate to Victoria

By Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide are taking Ultimate back to its provincial roots when they play their AUDL home game against the San Francisco FlameThrowers at Royal Athletic Park in Victoria on Saturday, May 14th, at 3 p.m.There’s a certain poetry to this Riptide home game being held across Georgia Strait from ... More

Riptide Rue Fateful Five Minutes in Seattle

Photos copyright Jeff Bell Story by Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide faced a big test for their first game of the 2016 AUDL season when they journeyed south to Seattle to face the Cascades on Saturday night.The Cascades are consensus picks to battle the San Francisco Flamethrowers for the West Division crown this ... More

Vancouver Riptide Head to Seattle for Season Opener

By Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide are heading south to Seattle to play the Cascades this Saturday night in their AUDL season opener.Last season was a frustrating one for the team. They managed to beat the top teams in their division, including two wins against Seattle, but frittered away a half dozen great chances to ... More

Vancouver Riptide Support Team Canada at Upcoming World Championships

By Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide will be making important contributions to not just the Canadian teams competing on the field at the upcoming WFDF World Ultimate and Guts Championships in London, but also behind the scenes in the running of the tournament.The American teams in AUDL get off easy; there are 21 of them ... More