Friday, February 26, 2016

The 2010 Akisphere footbag net doubles videos are online

The 2010 Akisphère was a great tournament, the weather was good on finals day which is a requirement for a successful outdoors tournament and the level was high. Watch François Depatie-Pelletier and Gilles Demers take care of the opposition in the doubles finals match. This was their final preparation for the 2010 World Footbag Championships in which the made the finals. Although they lost that match it is remembered as one of the best doubles finals ever but without the fierce opponents they had in Montreal, PT Lovern and Manu Bouchard, it would have been more difficult for them to reach for the top.

Here are the best moments of the 2010 Akisphère doubles finals as captured and edited by Yves Archambault

Find the results of the tournament as well as the description of the singles and doubles finals here.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

2007 Montreal Footbag Championships, videos by Gilles Demers

Gilles Demers is a very talented Footbag player as well as a gifted video editor. I invite you to discover his work as guest editor for the 2007 Montreal International Footbag Championships.

You can find out more about this tournament as well as more of his videos on this page

Akisphère 2013, the videos are online

The 2013 Akisphère was set to be the warm up for the 2013 World Footbag Championships as both tournaments were played in Montreal, Québec.

Here's a glimpse of the action:
You can find the complete results and the descriptions of the finals matches on this page

Monday, February 8, 2016

The 2015 Akisphère Montreal Footbag net tournament doubles podium videos are live

The 2015 Akisphère was a survivalist tournament. Only a few locals participated in a tournament that once was one of the best on the Footbag net tour. Nonetheless, with a few former World champions chipin' in, the level of play was decent if not great. Here are links to a couple of videos that will give you an idea of the prowesses that the Montreal players are still able to produce, Let's start with the doubles.

And then the highlights for the doubles 3rd place match can be found on this page as well as the complete results and description of the matches