After two disruptive years, the Premier Disc Ultimate team had a fantastic fourth place finish at the New Zealand Secondary Schools Disc Ultimate Championships. Captain Jacob Woodward, a current New Zealand representative, spoke to Headmaster’s Heritage Committee member Jack Wilson about how Premier coach Mr Warren Buckingham inspired him to get involved in the sport and how he hopes to continue playing while he studies at university – watch the full interview below.
Terms played: Outdoor for the summer terms and indoors for the winter terms
Game days: Wednesdays (3.30pm-5.30pm outdoor)
Practice times: Monday 3.30pm – 5pm
Equipment: A cleated shoe (touch, league, football, etc but no full sprigs or spikes)
Registration: Term 1
Other information: If you would like to know more about the game, tournament, pick-up games or coaching, you can check out the Disc Ultimate Auckland website.
The Master in Charge of Disc Ultimate is Mr Buckingham. Students are able to speak to him in the Latin department during the School day or contact him via email.