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Ben Spears

Ben Spears - Leader

Ben is from Atlanta, Georgia, and started learning about the Middle East in high school. He joined the ultimate team at George Washington University – the Hippos. Ben then began playing club ultimate for Chain Lightning in 2005 – won a national championship in 2009. He has coached youth, juniors, and college ultimate… meanwhile getting USAU certification in coaching and observing....

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Abe Chiswick

Abe Chiswick - Website Leader

Abe began playing ultimate, as many people did, at summer camp.  His first organized competitive ultimate was for NYU’s Purple Haze in their inaugural seasons.  After moving to Israel, Abe searched out the local ultimate scene and has been deeply involved ever since.  He helped found Haifa’s Hucking Crazy club team, which ten years later is one of the most stable and long lasting teams in the country.  He has worked and volunteered with the Israeli Flying Disc Association running...

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Adam Shimoni

Adam Shimoni - Social Media Leader

Born in Jerusalem, raised in the states. Returning and connecting with Israel throughout my life has always made me feel very connected with the Country and even more so with the People. Living in a country of Peace and feeling connected to a country of pain inspired me to want to bring people together from a young age. Began playing Ultimate in 2004 and falling in Love with the sport and the concept of Spirit of The Game. When I found out about Ultimate Peace and the AMAZING work it does to create...

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Jason Seidler

Jason Seidler - Domain and Website Hosting

I started playing Ultimate at U.C. Santa Barbara in 1992 and still play. David invited me to play on the Matza Balls team in 1999, and I’ve been helping with the Ultimate Peace website and hosting since its founding. I co-founded the Jade Orchard Internet Marketing company in Oakland, CA.

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