This article begins a series of player spotlights – every two weeks, an extraordinary FlameThrowers athlete will be highlighted so our fans can get to know a little more about them and the team. First up in this series is new captain Greg Cohen. The San Francisco FlameThrowers are undeniably one of strongest contenders to win the

The professional ultimate community has been buzzing with signing announcements for the past several weeks, but perhaps none are as significant as the announcement that the power couple represented by Beau Kittredge and Cassidy Rasmussen are returning to California. However, despite previous ties to rival franchise the San Jose Spiders, both athletes will be competing

Led by Head Coach Ryo Kawaoka and captaining trio Lucas Dallmann, Greg Cohen, and Beau Kittredge, the San Francisco FlameThrowers are expected to make a big splash in the West. All three of this year’s FlameThrowers captains have competed together as teammates in the past, most recently on Revolver in 2016.  Dallmann served as one

The San Francisco FlameThrowers announced their roster last week, and it is full of big names from top to bottom. Perhaps one of the most significant is Ryo Kawaoka, a former FlameThrowers player-coach and also the coach (and former captain) of their partner club team, Revolver. Ryo (pronounced “yo”) Kawaoka has had a long and

We’re excited to announce that the San Francisco FlameThrowers and Revolver are entering into a multiple year partnership to compete in the AUDL. The benefits of working together to train, coordinate and practice has become a critical element for players’ sustained ability to compete at the highest level. The FlameThrowers’ season is in the spring

FlameThrowers Open 3-0!

Thursday, 14 April 2016 by

“Skymon” Higgins battles in the air.   The San Francisco FlameThrowers survived their opening weekend SoCal road trip unscathed with overtime victories over both the San Diego Growlers and Los Angeles Aviators before winning their home opener against the Seattle Cascades in convincing fashion this past Saturday night to start the season 3-0.   The

While we are incredibly excited to compete in the AUDL, the players, staff, and management of the Flamethrowers recognize that the opportunity to play professional ultimate is not available to all. In particular, we acknowledge that the professional leagues’ focus on a predominantly male version of our sport exacerbates the existing gender inequities in ultimate.

Come to the San Francisco FlameThrowers ultimate clinic at Castro Valley High School Football Field  This Saturday, March 12th, from 12-2.  Free to all youth players  Please arrive at 11:30 to check in.  Every player needs a paper copy of the signed waiver to participate.  Waiver form is below.  Please bring light and dark shirts

‪#‎iwd2016‬     ‪#‎womeninultimate‬ It’s International Women’s Day and we want you to come see the Bay Area Women’s All-Stars play at our home opener on April 9th! For the price of one ticket, you’ll get to see some of the best women’s ultimate players in the world, followed by the FlameThrowers playing our West Division

Dr. Molica Anderson is a well-known figure on the sidelines of elite Ultimate in the Bay Area. As an expert trainer and chiropractor, she has worked with several elite club and professional Ultimate teams for years, and we are very pleased to have her back again taking care of the FlameThrowers for the 2016 season.