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Josh Kearns

in Bangor, Maine

Bangor's Ultimate Summer League

PRESENTED ON APR 11, 2014
IN BANGOR, ME @ VOL 12

Josh Kearns moved to Maine to work for Gilman Electric. As a means to connect with the community, he helped to bring back the Summer Ultimate Frisbee league in Bangor.

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Negro League Baseball

BY NICK WILSON
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 15, 2013

Nick Wilson discusses the importance of preserving history, and in this case the history of African-American major baseball leagues, prior to their integration to Major League Baseball. He believes it's necessary for us to take down and fill out these hazy aspects of American baseball history, and pass it down to the current generation.

"Presentation of the Day" on September 19, 2013.

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Disc Sports: A Personal Movement in Body and Brain

BY GREG JONUK
@ VOL 1 ON FEB 18, 2014

Greg Jonuk shares his experience in discovering and building the sport of ultimate in Prince George; combining the athletic endurance of soccer, with the aerial passing of football and the non-stop breakout action of basketball. Join him as he ditches the machismo-laden and testosterone-soaked football field for the co-ed, non-contact nature of the sport of ultimate.

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Bartkira - The Ultimate Mash Up

BY JAMES STACEY
@ VOL 135 ON APR 27, 2016

In "Bartkira - The Ultimate Mash Up" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 135, curator James Stacey talks about the the Bartkira collective, a worldwide project involving 500+ artists redrawing,in entirety, Otomo Katsuhiro's manga opus 'Akira' using the characters and settings from Matt Groening's, 'The Simpsons'. For no particular reason then, why not ?

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Rising Above Circumstances

BY KEVIN CARROLL
@ VOL 19 ON APR 20, 2016

Kevin Carroll is the author of the highly successful Red Rubber Ball trilogy. He has helped turn creative ideas into reality for many organizations and has dedicated his life to advancing education, sports, and play as a vehicle for social change and success.

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The Quest for Competitive Advantage in Sports

BY KISSET CHIRENGENDE
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 19, 2016

Kisset Chirengende discussess the cost of winning for professional athletes

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Ultimate Food Friend

BY MAXIME PATTE
@ VOL 29 ON DEC 06, 2016

Maxime Patte, co-founder of Mmmh!, introduces the idea of the digital ultimate food friend. Someone who is at your disposal to ask all of your food questions, based on your needs. Recipes, food origins or food health questions? Via your phone you have access to the food information you are looking for.  

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You are an Ultimate Woman

BY NICKY PETERS
@ VOL 11 ON SEP 05, 2017

When faced by apparent failure, Nicky Peters challenges you to look beyond the instant reaction to give in and take strength and comfort from all that you are by looking through some old family photographs'

 

 

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My Vision 【 Crossover 】 - Sports Session -

BY TOSHIYASU NAKAMURA
@ VOL 21 ON JUL 21, 2018

僕のスポーツを軸にしたビジョンを聞いてください!

 

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Ultimate: The Best Play

BY JOE NORSKOV
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 10, 2018

Play is a necessary function of skill development. Joe Norskov has played and organized Ultimate for 15 years. During this time, he’s noticed a consistent and above average number of community minded, kind, and high achieving people play Ultimate. The sport develops problem solving, work ethic, good health, and conscientiousness. Joe believes that the sport attracts and shapes individuals to be better humans.