Total Events Major Wins Non-Major Wins
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  • Claudio "Clay"
  • Collerà
  • Clay
  • Italy
  • Monterotondo (Rome, Italy)
  • Rimini, Italy
  • Clerk in Engineering Industry
  • http://www.acrobaticfrisbee.com
  • 1978
  • Player Bio

    Clay is the man that have founded the Cota Rica (the famous ultimate team from Rimini), and the Libera Società del Frisbee (the frisbee foundation).

    He’s the “frisbee-man” in Italy: played from 1978 and don’t have stopped never!

    Frisbee is a big passion, but the very love is freestyle. From 1984 is a Italian champion in freestyle, and all the day he play, on the Rimini beach.

    For people of Rimini is famous and a friend: in summer, in winter, ever, Clay is on the beach, with his frisbee, and people that go for walking know him, and the city is the big Clay’s fan!

    The Clay’s play is strong, energy, vitality.
    Clay from 1981 speak ” the next year I stop to play”…
    Today Clay have speak “this year is the last. Really” But before there are Paganello, FPA 2004, Austria…

    And now Clay has put all his experience in a new explosive group of freestyle frisbee shows: the Acrobatic Frisbee Team! (www.acrobaticfrisbee.com)

  • Career Highlights

    Italian Champ 1984 to now; European Champ 1986 and 2006 to now; Paganello Champ 2004 to now; World Champion 2008 & 2010 and other lots of victories in tournaments all around the world…

  • Featured Video

Player Details

  • Favorite Moves

    Blue flower (jaguar aquila) 2-2 blk rose 2.5 (is special secret Clay-exercise)

  • Partners

    Lorenzo Apriani, Fernando Botrugno, Bibo Rosa, Mario Benzi, Paul Kenny, Tom Leitner, Matteo Gaddoni, Fabio Sanna, Joakim Arveskar, Reto Zimmerman, Claudio Cigna and many others…

  • Media & Appearances

    Lots of TV shows on: RAI1, RAI2, RAI3, CANALE5, RETE4, ITALIA1, MTV Italia, MTV Europe, SKY, SKYSPORT; starring in the video clip “Colla” by the “Prozac+” band; some interviews on Italian radios and lots of articles on Italian national newspapers.

  • Other Fun

    All the other existing sports; travel; funny games; have fun.

Tournament History

EventDivisionRoundFinish
2010 FPA World ChampionshipsCo-opFinals1
2008 FPA World ChampionshipsCo-opFinals1
EventDivisionRoundFinish
2004 PaganelloCo-opFinals2
2011 Paganello World Freestyle ChallengeOpen PairsFinals7
2010 FPA World ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals5
2010 Seaside Super HeinIndividual OpenFinals7
2010 Czech openOpen PairsFinals6
2009 PaganelloOpen PairsFinals2
2008 FPA European Freestyle ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals2
2008 PaganelloOpen PairsFinals2
2007 1st GP Citta di ForliMixed PairsFinals2
2007 EFC in Roseto, ItalyOpen FormatFinals3
2007 Paganello Freestyle ChallengeOpen PairsFinals5
2006 Versilia CupIndividual OpenFinals2
2006 Torneo Città di MilanoIndividual OpenFinals2
2006 Roseto ‘VOLA-VOLA’Individual OpenFinals3
2006 EFCCo-opFinals3
2006 Cologne Random Co-op and regular Open PairsOpen PairsFinals5
2006 FPA World ChampionshipsCo-opFinals4
2006 PaganelloOpen PairsFinals2
2005 Vola VolaOpen PairsFinals3
2005 FPA World Freestyle Frisbee ChampionshipsCo-opFinals5
2005 Santa Cruz Beach ClassicOpen PairsFinals2
2005 Rototom SunSplash Frisbee FreestyleCo-opFinals3
2005 AmsterJam , the European Freestyle ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals8
2005 VagolinoOpen PairsFinals2
2005 Paganello Freestyle ChallengeOpen PairsFinals4
2004 FPA World Freestyle Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen PairsFinals6
2004 Flying Disc Opening – Freestyle ChallengeOpen PairsFinals2
2003 FPA World Freestyle ChampionshipsCo-opFinals5
2003 Acrobatic PaganelloCo-opFinals2
2002 VagolinoOpen FormatFinals3
2002 PaganelloOpen FormatFinals4
2001 Acrobatic PaganelloOpen FormatFinals4
2000 PaganelloOpen FormatFinals3
1999 Paganello – Rimini, ItalyOpen FormatFinals4
1998 Paganello – RiminiOpen FormatFinals2
EventDivisionRoundFinish
2004 PaganelloOpen PairsPreliminaries1
2010 FPA World ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries2
2010 Seaside Super HeinIndividual OpenPreliminaries2
2008 FPA European Freestyle ChampionshipsOpen PairsSemi-Finals1
2008 FPA World ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries4
2007 1st GP Citta di ForliCo-opSemi-Finals1
2007 EFC in Roseto, ItalyOpen PairsSemi-Finals3
2007 Rototom Sunsplash Frisbee FreestyleOpen PairsSemi-Finals1
2007 FPA World ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries3
2007 Paganello Freestyle ChallengeOpen PairsPreliminaries2
2006 EFCOpen PairsPreliminaries4
2006 Cologne Random Co-op and regular Open PairsOpen PairsSemi-Finals5
2006 FPA World ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries2
2006 PaganelloOpen PairsPreliminaries1
2005 Vola VolaOpen PairsSemi-Finals2
2005 FPA World Freestyle Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries3
2005 Rototom SunSplash Frisbee FreestyleOpen PairsPreliminaries1
2005 AmsterJam , the European Freestyle ChampionshipsOpen PairsSemi-Finals4
2005 VagolinoOpen PairsSemi-Finals1
2005 Paganello Freestyle ChallengeOpen PairsSemi-Finals3
2004 FPA World Freestyle Frisbee ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries2
2004 Flying Disc Opening – Freestyle ChallengeOpen PairsPrelim Playoff2
2001 Acrobatic PaganelloOpen FormatPreliminaries1
2000 PaganelloOpen FormatPreliminaries1
1999 WFDF ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries4