Yes, you read that right — professional Frisbee.
Well, technically, “ultimate disk” — since “Frisbee” is a registered trademark of the Wham-O toy company — but the New York Empire, the city’s professional ultimate disk team, is playing at MCU Park on Saturday versus the Montreal Royal.
The game starts at 7 pm, but the team is holding pick-up games on the beach at West 21st Street from 3–6 pm beforehand.
This is just the third game the Empire has played at the home of the Brooklyn Cyclones. This season, team’s official home field is on Randalls Island, but the team is in negotiations to play all of its home games in Coney Island next year.
Frisbee fans can get tickets at the gate, or order them online.
©2014 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not BrooklynDaily.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to BrooklynDaily.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.