Event counts are incomplete
Total Events Major Wins Non-Major Wins
36 23 5
  • Stacy
  • McCarthy (Anderson)
  • Yoga Namastacy
  • United States
  • Rancho Santa Fe, CA
  • Rancho Santa Fe, CA, US
  • BS in Sport /Exercise Science from Colorado State Univ. Retired COO for a chain of athletic clubs (Frog’s) in SoCal. Now a Yoga/fitness consultant.
  • http://www.yoganamastacy.com
  • Player Bio

    When Stacy arrived on the Fort Collins, CO scene right as it was starting to rise to prominence. She would take that momentum and ride it to unforeseen heights. In due time she would become the most prolific Women’s Freestyler of all time. Her 24 Major Titles is more than any other woman in history. Her early partnership with Carolyn Yabe would become the greatest Women’s Team of all time. Stacy also made significant contributions with future partner Amy Bekken-Schiller and also in the Mixed Division as well. Her style of play featured enormous athleticism, complex timing and a relentless competitive drive. She is currently a highly accomplished Yoga instructor, a loving mother and wife and lives in Southern California.

  • Career Highlights

    The amazing people & extraordinary places I’ve experienced through Disc Sports. My first World Championship with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard and the many shows & demos with Rick Castiglia were highlights. Also doing demos around the world with Amy Schiller.

    Major Titles:

    1983 World Disc Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1984 World Disc Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1984 World Indoor Women’s Co-op (with (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard and Margaret Curtis)
    1984 FPAW Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1984 US Open Women’s (Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1985 FPAW Women’s ((with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1985 US Open Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1986 World Indoor Mixed (with Rick Castiglia)
    1986 FPAW Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1986 US Open Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1987 US Open Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1987 WFDF Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1988 FPAW Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1988 US Open Women’s (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    1989 FPAW Women’s (with Kate Dow)
    1990 FPAW Women’s (with Amy Bekken Schiller)
    1990 FPAW Mixed (with Rick Castiglia)
    1990 US Open (with Amy Bekken-Schiller)
    1991 WFDF Women’s (with Amy Bekken-Schiller)
    1992 US Open (with Amy Bekken-Schiller)
    1995 FPAW Women’s (with Amy Bekken-Schiller)
    1996 US Open (with Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard)
    2001 FPAW Women’s (with Amy Bekken-Schiller)
    2005 WFDF Women’s (with Bethany Sanchez)

  • How I Started

    I was attending Colorado State University on a swimming scholarship and saw the Coloradicals doing a demo promoting the Grateful Disc Frisbee club on campus. I was mesmerized by their performance and was hooked.

Player Details

  • Favorite Moves

    Freestyle is not defined as a move to me. It’s a series of movements combined with athleticism and fluidity. Anytime, my partner(s) and I execute exciting, flowing routines that epitomize grace under pressure it is rewarding for me.

  • Mentors

    Rick Castiglia, Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard, Larry Imperiale, Jim Schmal-Benson, Bill Wright

  • Partners

    Rick Castiglia, Carolyn Yabe-Hubbard, Amy Bekken-Schiller, Larry Imperiale, Jim Schmal-Benson, Joe Fisher, Donny Wallace, and many others.

  • Media & Appearances

    CBS This Morning, MTV, Fox, ESPN, Prime Network, BeSpo, Japan Natl TV, Body by Jake, Shape Magazine, San Diego Women (front cover), Slimming, Women’s Sports & Fitness, Inside San Diego. Australia: Wide World of Sports, Today Show, Good Morning Aust.

  • Other Fun

    My greatest happiness comes from my family, my husband Tom, an author and speaker and my two incredibly smart and athletic kids, Kylie &Tommy.

Tournament History

1992 California OpenMixed PairsFinals1
1987 Arizona State ChampionshipsMixed PairsFinals1
1985 Ft. CollinsMixed PairsFinals1
1985 San Antonio National Freestyle ChampionshipsMixed PairsFinals1
1985 Oak GroveWomensFinals1
2005 WFDF World Overall ChampionshipsOpen PairsSemi-Finals5
2001 FPA World Freestyle Frisbee ChampionshipsWomensSemi-Finals2
1997 FPA World ChampionshipsMixed PairsSemi-Finals4
1995 FPA World ChampionshipsOpen PairsPreliminaries4