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Frisbee expert Brodie Smith to visit schools in IndiaNEW DELHI: Brodie Smith, a renowned international Ultimate Frisbee expert, will be visiting schools in India to impart skills and motivate the youth to take up the sport during the two-day tournament.The tournament, organized by USHA International, will be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium from 16-18 November. USHA International, one of India's leading consumer durables companies, is the first company in India to encourage the sport.Top teams from across India will be participating in this year's edition of the tournament.Teams include Storm Chasers (Mumbai), Stray Dogs in Sweaters, Sexy Cats in Tuxedos, Metro Delhi International School (all Delhi), Dream Catchers (Ahmedabad), Learning to Fly, DOD Ultimate (Bangalore), Sher Singhs (Chandigarh), Four Play (Chennai) and Flying Spirits (Pune).USHA International has been holding clinics in around 25 schools in Delhi/ NCR to spread awareness about the game and trained professionals tutoring school children. Response from schools has been overwhelming.Speaking of the event, Siddharth Shriram, Co-Chairman, Usha International said, "Ultimate goes much beyond the sport and helps instill qualities of adventure, learning and team spirit which are so essential in today's youth. That is why we at UIL are excited and happy to bring this game to India, our intention being to expand the feeling of 'Sports is good for you, good for the community, good for the nation'."Ultimate, a game played using a flying disc called Frisbee is the fastest growing team sport in the world. Internationally, it is well developed and now equipped with sporting rules and regulations to present a 60-minute, highly-energetic and impact sporting event.Apart from its competitive nature, Ultimate is a sport that promotes cooperation and communication among youth. It is self-refereed by players and all decisions are resolved through a quick discussion, bringing in a strong spirit of sportsmanship and respect.Information gathered from Internet from Click Here