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Biographies of Hyperflite’s Founders / Peter Bloeme & Jeff Perry

Peter Bloeme Hyperflite co-founder, Peter Bloeme is director of the Skyhoundz Championships. In this role, he manages more than 100 Local Championships, 18 U.S. and International Qualifiers, a European Championship, and the World Championship. Bloeme’s career of tossing, skipping, bouncing, spinning, and twirling a plastic disc began when he finished third overall and first in…

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The Story Behind X-Flash Anti-Glare Technology

The latest Hyperflite innovation, known as X-Flash™ technology, was the product of several years of hard work and experimentation. But, it might not have happened at all were it not for a happy coincidence. In essence, the discovery of the “sunflash” phenomenon (more about that later), which ultimately resulted in the development of X-Flash™ technology,…

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Top 10 Myths About Canine Disc Sports

Myth 1: Food treats are the only way to teach a dog to play with the disc. Truth: Food treats are almost never used to teach a canine to catch and retrieve a flying disc. The only reward your dog will need…is another throw from you! Myth 2: Flying discs are expensive and don’t last long. Truth: In the…

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Tip Drill: Why Can’t My Canine Catch? — by Jeff Perry

“Butterlips,” “The Drops,” “In-and-Out Syndrome,” “Brick Jaws,” “Rejectus Mouthus,” whatever you may call it, missed discs are the scourge of disc dog enthusiasts. For many disc doggers, the onset of “The Drops” is gradual, while for others, it may seem to happen overnight. Most canine disc enthusiasts experience it at some point in the lives…

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There’s a Storm Brewing—Break out the Thundershirts!

What in heck is a Thundershirt? No, it’s not the preferred garment of the latest cinema superhero, or a body builder’s lifting uniform. What it is might surprise you…especially if you have a dog that is terrified of thunderstorms, fireworks, and other loud noises. In fact, if the Thundershirt performs as advertised, it might just…

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Surviving the Big Chill — by Jeff Perry

Now is the winter of our discontent — surely Shakespeare must have been a disc dogger. The approach of cold weather is a sad thing indeed for those who desire to bond with their canines via a well-thrown flying disc. You may think that it’s pretty much the same with all disc sports, but disc…

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For Dog’s Sake, Don’t Use the F-word!

Think your dog is a great Frisbee catcher? There is only a small chance that you are right…and it has nothing to do with his catching ability. Look down at that flying disc that Fido has in his mouth. You may call it a Frisbee, but, more likely than not, it isn’t. If it says…

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Finding the Perfect Disc Dog

An excerpt from Disc Dogs! The Complete Guide by Peter Bloeme and Jeff Perry, Co-founders of Hyperflite, Inc. Getting started in canine disc sports means finding the perfect dog. If you already have a dog, then congratulations are in order. Your family pet is a perfect companion for canine disc play. That may seem like…

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Dog Flew Pandemic Sweeping the Globe

Dog owners around the world are experiencing a global Pawdemic and it’s called the Dog Flew. No canine is immune from infection with this bug. Symptoms of the Dog Flew include, a pronounced ability to fly (caninus aerialis); a crazed look of delight (discus berzerkus); a lack of interest in normal canine toys (plasticus exclusivus);…

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Disc Dogging! America’s New National Pastime

A national pastime is a sport or game that is considered to be an intrinsic part of the culture of a nation — so says that vast storehouse of collective knowledge called Wikipedia. Almost every country has a national pastime even if they don’t always officially declare one. Not surprisingly, in Norway, where there’s snow aplenty, the…

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2013 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

The 2013 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship was the largest and best-attended canine disc competition in the history of canine disc sports. Several new countries were represented at the 2013 Skyhoundz Worlds Week including, Argentina, China, and Korea. On the first day of competition, our Skyhoundz DiscDogathon and Xtreme Distance Last Chance Qualifiers together…

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Five Holiday Pet Dangers

With the holidays approaching fast, it’s time to take some common sense precautions to make sure that all of your family members have a joyeux Noel. Thinking and Driving — With all of the hectic dashing from party-to-party and last minute shopping bacchanalia, “Rover” might just slip through the cracks. So, before you rush out…

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Bob Evans

We are sad to report that Bob Evans, Skyhoundz Open Division World Champion with canine Nick (2000, 2004) passed away on January 11th., 2013, after suffering a stroke. Evans was a beloved character in the disc dog world who made the most out of his cadre of talented canine athletes. At an age when most…

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2012 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

The 2012 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Championship was one for the ages. Thanks to our dedicated volunteer staff and world-class judging crew, things ran smoothly without the need to power up the lights at AT&T Field. As usual, we had Ray Lowman to crack the MadDog whip and help keep things running smoothly during our week-long…

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New Hyperflite Invention has Disc Dogs Jumping for Joy!

Hyperflite, maker of state-of-the-art flying discs for dogs, is taking canine discs to the next level with the introduction of its patent-pending X-FlashTM Anti-Glare Technology. X-Flash is designed to eliminate canine misses caused by the sunflash phenomenon. Never heard of sunflash? Well, that’s only because your canine can’t talk! A sunflash occurs when sunlight reflected…

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Hyperflite Announces X-Flash Anti-Glare Technology

Canine disc competitions have never been more competitive. A single missed catch can mean the difference between a trip to the World Championship and a long winter of regrets. Stack the odds in your favor with Hyperflite’s exclusive patent-pending, X-Flash Anti-Glare Technology. The revolution continues! You’re flying blind if you’re not flying X-Flash! To learn…

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2011 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

When you stage an event as large and complex as the 2011 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship, then you darn sure better have a capable staff. Fortunately, we had Mike Miller and Ray Lowman to crack the whip and help keep things running smoothly during our week-long disc-dog extravaganza. Also lending a hand were…

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Good Friends Remembered by Jeff Perry

There is nothing like a little scare to pull your head out of the clouds and make you focus on more important things. And so it was just a few days after the Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Championship that we learned that one of the canine disc competitors who competed in the 2010 Worlds, Mark Muir…

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Skyhoundz Disc Dog Titling

Skyhoundz Disc Dog Titling! Skyhoundz is excited to announce the debut of Canine Disc Competition Titling! In addition to the normal awards that you win at Skyhoundz Canine Disc Competitions, in 2011 you can earn a variety of competition titles at any Hyperflite Skyhoundz Canine Disc competition including Local Championships, State Championships, DiscDogathon Qualifiers, Xtreme…

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Hyperflite Introduces the Jawz Dèjá Flew

Introducing the world’s first recycled, puncture-resistant canine disc – the Jawz Dèjá Flew. Jawz Dèjá Flew discs are indistinguishable from regular Jawz discs and are nothing less than the toughest recycled discs on planet earth. Jawz Dèjá Flew discs fly just like regular Jawz discs but they’re made with pre- and post-consumer recycled material that…

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2010 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

The 2010 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship weekend got underway on Thursday evening at the McKamey Animal Care and Adoption Center when about 60 competitors arrived at the welcome reception sponsored by Hyperflite. Thirsty disc doggers managed to polish off a half keg in less than two hours! Hyperflite’s Nancy Noel adopted a canine…

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Hyperflite Introduces the Competition Standard Lite

Hyperflite proudly announces the availability of the lightest full-size canine competition disc ever made, by any manufacturer, in the history of the world. The Competition Standard Lite is the latest innovation to come from Hyperflite’s talented team of aerodynamics and materials experts. Our mission is to make the world’s best canine discs so canine disc…

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2009 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

The ’09 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship weekend got underway on Thursday evening at the Chattanooga Choo Choo as a horde of competitors arrived at the mixer sponsored and hosted by Hooked on Dogs. Our special thanks to Nadja and Kara for their hard work in preparing for the event! Attendees were in great…

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Vote for Maty!

Maty, the amazing three-legged wonder dog, belonging to Troy Kerstetter and Lynne Ouchida, of Bend, Oregon, is coming to a theater near you… that is, if you vote for her! The two-time Skyhoundz World Finalist, and animal shelter spokescanine from Bend, Oregon is lobbying for a role in a movie called Lucky and Rich. If…

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Kathy Miller — In Memory

On Saturday, January 31, 2009, a ceremony was held in La Mirada, California, to honor and remember Kathy Miller, who passed away recently. Many disc doggers knew Kathy well. Her husband Mike recently sent some photos of Kathy, to us, and we created a short video slide presentation for our extended disc dog family. Hopefully,…

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2008 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

Each year, we strive to make the Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship better than the year before. We faced some additional challenges this year with a weakening economy, two hurricanes, high gas prices, gas shortages, and a new host city. But despite these hurdles, our wonderful community came together just as we always do,…

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Hyperflite Announces Publication of Disc Dogs! The Complete Guide

Hyperflite, Inc., maker of state-of-the-art competition-approved canine flying discs, announces the release of Disc Dogs! The Complete Guide, the most informative canine disc training treatise ever published. This entertaining and masterfully-written 358-page paperback book comes alive with more than 500 color photos and illustrations. For more than two decades, authors Peter Bloeme and Jeff Perry,…

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2007 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

First, let me apologize for getting this post to the list a tad later than normal. I’ve had my hands full the past few days with a very small, but needy, matter of great importance. This will be a long post so grab a “cactus cooler” before you start reading. This morning I performed the…

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2007 Skyhoundz Lifetime Achievement Award

Presented to Ray Lowman Presentation Address given by Jeff Perry Skyhoundz Award Banquet September 22, 2007 Some people become involved in canine disc sports deliberately while others join the sport quite by accident. One such happy accident has been a blessing for canine disc aficionados in the Eastern U.S. The accident was the impetus for…

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Hyperflite Weighs in on Breed Bans

Hyperflite, Inc., manufacturer of the world’s toughest canine competition flying discs for dogs, stands with pet owners in opposition to breed bans applied by state and municipal governments against particular canine breeds. In recent years, attacks by canines on humans have received increased media coverage. A few of these high-profile cases have involved canines that…

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2006 World Championship

Words are simply not adequate to describe the drama and excitement of the 2006 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship. But since words are all I have, I will get right to it. For 72 hours in Atlanta, disc dogs most definitely ruled. Our thanks go out to the many volunteers who helped make the…

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2006 Disc Dog Season

Hyperflite kicks off the 2006 disc dog season with a full slate of contests including local events in many of the 50 states, seven U.S. regional qualifiers, the DiscDogathon series and finally, the World Championship, held in Atlanta, Georgia this September. In international news, Skyhoundz Qualifiers will be held in Belgium and the Netherlands this…

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Hyperflite Announces the Jawz X-Comp

Hyperflite, Inc., maker of patented competition-approved canine flying discs, announces the release of Jawz “X-Comp,” a puncture-resistant flying disc with a slightly less flexible but equally-tough polymer formulation that allows competitors to readily make non-aerodynamic throws including butterflies, kick throws, skips, brushes, etc., with more consistency than previously possible with standard Jawz discs. Competitors will…

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Miracle Dog

Photo (left to right): Greg Perry, Randy Grim, Jeff Perry and Peter Bloeme. Randy is the author of Miracle Dog and was the special guest speaker at the Hyperflite Skyhoundz Awards Banquet. Miracle Dog is the story of how Randy’s dog Quentin survived the gas chamber and who now speaks for animals on death row.…

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2005 Peter Rice Bloeme Rising Star Scholarship Recipients

Hyperflite established, in 2004, the “Peter Rice Bloeme Rising Star Canine Disc Scholarship Program.” This Hyperflite-sponsored program was created to recognize and thank individuals who have gone above and beyond in helping others enjoy the benefits of canine disc play, as well as to assist individuals who, despite difficult circumstances, enthusiastically participate in our sport…

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2005 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

<p>Staging a World Championship event of the magnitude of the 2005 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship would be impossible were it not for the many volunteers who helped, not only at the event, but all-year long with regional events throughout this country and Canada. We were very fortunate to have great weather for the…

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Hurricane Katrina

September 9, 2005-Hyperflite would like to extend our most sincere thanks to those unsung heroes in the disc dog community who have helped us render aid to the unfortunate human and canine victims of Hurricane Katrina. Ordinarily, with the Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine disc Championship just two weeks away, we would be busy with last…

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Hyperflite Releases Disc Dog! Training DVD

Hyperflite, Inc., maker of state-of-the-art competition-approved canine flying discs, announces the release of “Disc Dog Training DVD.” This masterfully-filmed one-hour DVD features tips and techniques developed by World Champions Peter Bloeme and Jeff Perry. For more than two decades Bloeme and Perry have taught disc-dog aficionados all over the world how to get started in…

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Pairs Freestyle Added to World Championship

<p>2005 Pairs Freestyle World Championship Title &ldquo;Up for Grabs&rdquo; at 2005 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship</p> <p>In 2004 Skyhoundz and Hyperflite introduced a new demonstration event &mdash; Pairs Freestyle &mdash; for Skyhoundz Regional Championships. As the name implies, Pairs Freestyle is essentially choreographed Freestyle employing two throwers and one canine.</p> <p>This event featured two…

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2004 Rising Star Scholarship Recipients

<p>It gives us great pleasure to announce that the Peter Bloeme Rising Star Scholarship recipients for 2004 are Tracy Custer, Craig Rogers, Tom Clements, Sabine Bruns and Ron/Amy King.</p> <p>As many of you are aware, Hyperflite announced at the 2004 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Championship banquet, the creation of the “Peter Bloeme Rising Star Canine Disc…

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2004 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Canine Disc Championship

<p>The weather was nearly perfect for the 2004 Hyperflite Skyhoundz World Championship held on Saturday and Sunday in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park. The World Championship was preceded by our final qualifying event of the year the Hyperflite Skyhoundz Open Qualifier.</p> <p>For the Open Qualifier we had an excellent turnout that included participation from 14 dog and…

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The Hyperflite Story

<p>Hyperflite was established in 2000 by Canine Disc World Champions Peter Bloeme and Jeff Perry. Owing to their decades-long experience in canine and flying disc sports, first as World Champion competitors, then as judges and contest organizers, Bloeme and Perry believed that existing flying disc manufacturers had neglected to offer innovations that kept pace with…

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