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  • Chris
  • Ryan
  • Chris Ryan
  • United States
  • New York City
  • Brooklyn, NY, US
  • Entrepreneur
  • http://chris-ryan.com
  • 1979
  • How I Started

    Jamie “Puppethead” Affamoudo introduced me to Richie Smits and Lynn Smith. I soon became friends with Joe Hudoklin, Rob Fried and Angel Sanchez. Everyone was teaching everyone new moves all the time.

Player Details

  • Favorite Moves

    Throwing a Frisbee is still my favorite move.

  • Mentors

    Players having the biggest influence on my game and who were always a source of inspiration were the original Washington Square crew: Angel Sanchez, Dahi Akim, Joe Hudoklin, Rich Smits, Bronwyn Ryan, Rob Fried, Gary Lopresti and Jeff Felberbaum.

  • Partners

    Brad Keller, Gary Lopresti, Rob Fried, Roger Meier, Peter Laubert, Joe Hudoklin, Bronwyn Ryan, Angel Sanchez, Rich Smits. Jeff Felberbaum, Peter Wayne, Dennis Loftus, Ann Zemaitis, Jason Salkey, Don Rhodes, Allen Elliot, John Dwork, Mark Regalbutti, Kate Dow, Chip Bell, Erwin Velasquez, Don Rhodes, Doug Brannigan, Steve Hubbard.

Tournament History

EventDivisionRoundFinish
1997 Connecticut State Frisbee ChampionshipOpen FormatFinals1
1996 Vermont State ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1996 Connecticut State ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals1
1992 Pyramids ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1985 FPA New World Tour : PhiladelphiaCo-opFinals1
1984 Eastern Indoor Freestyle ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1984 Massachusetts State Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1984 Rhode Island State Frisbee ChampionshipsCo-opFinals1
1984 Connecticut State Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1984 FPA New World Tour : PhiladelphiaOpen PairsFinals1
1984 Long Island OpenCo-opFinals1
1983 Connecticut State ChampionshipsMixed PairsFinals1
1983 Canadian National ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1983 The Philadelphia Flying Disc ChampionshipsMixed PairsFinals1
1983 FPA New World Tour : VictoriaCo-opFinals1
1983 Philly Indoor Freestyle ClassicCo-opFinals1
1983 Long Island Indoor Pro / AmOpen PairsFinals1
1982 Wham-O! I.F.A. New England ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1982 Massachusetts State Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1982 National Capitol Area Frisbee ChampionshipsMixed PairsFinals1
1982 Wham-O! I.F.A. Canadian National ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals1
1982 Volcanic OpenCo-opFinals1
1982 FPA New World Tour : MinneapolisOpen PairsFinals1
1982 Eastern Canadian Open : EtobicokeOpen PairsFinals1
1982 FPA New World Tour : Kansas CityCo-opFinals1
1982 The Charlotte National OpenOpen PairsFinals1
1982 FPA New World Tour : GreenvilleCo-opFinals1
1981FPA New World Tour : MinneapolisOpen PairsFinals1
1981 Southwest Desert Disc ClassicOpen FormatFinals1
1980 Central Pennsylvania Frisbee FestivalOpen FormatFinals1
EventDivisionRoundFinish
2007 Virginia StatesOpen FormatFinals6
2002 New York State ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals3
1995 FPA Eastern Nat’l Flying Disc ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals6
1992 US OpenCo-opFinals2
1987 FPA Eastern National ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals4
1984 Canadian OpenOpen FormatFinals3
1984 FPA New World Tour : PhiladelphiaMixed PairsFinals2
1984 Long Island OpenOpen PairsFinals2
1983 Massachusetts State Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals2
1983 FPA New World Tour : Fort CollinsMixed PairsFinals2
1983 FPA New World Tour : CharlotteCo-opFinals3
1982 WFDF – World FLying Disc ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals3
1982 FPA New World Tour : MinneapolisCo-opFinals2
1982 FPA New World Tour : World Freestyle ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals5
1982 FPA New World Tour : Kansas CityOpen PairsFinals3
1982 6th Annual Virginia State Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen FormatFinals2
1981 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: PhiladelphiaOpen FormatFinals2
1981 Central Pennsylvania Frisbee FestivalOpen PairsFinals2
1981 American Flying Disc Open: (AFDO)Open FormatFinals4
1981 World Disc and FPA Worlds CombinedOpen PairsFinals2
1981FPA New World Tour : MinneapolisCo-opFinals2
1981 FPA New World Tour : RochesterMixed PairsFinals3
1981 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series- TorontoOpen FormatFinals2
1981 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: ChicagoOpen FormatFinals3
1981 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: AlbuquerqueOpen FormatFinals2
1981 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: CharlotteOpen FormatFinals4
1981 FPA New World Tour : TempeOpen PairsFinals6
1981 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: AustinOpen FormatFinals4
1980 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series PhiladelphiaOpen FormatFinals2
1980 American Flying Disc Open (AFDO)Open FormatFinals3
1980-Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: TorontoOpen FormatFinals3
1980 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: Minneapolis, MNOpen FormatFinals6
1980 Freestyle Players Association Series : BoulderOpen PairsFinals5
1980 Wham-O! I.F.A. North American Series: Vancouver, BCOpen FormatFinals4
1980 Duke Disc FestivalOpen PairsFinals2
EventDivisionRoundFinish
1981 Rose Bowl World Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen FormatSemi-Finals4