Brooms Up

The Road to World Cup

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"I played on a off branch michigan state team for Mid Atlanic Regional Cup. It wasn’t my normal team, I was just helping out because they needed more players. Anyway, there I met new friends. One of which was cute and nice. He had a girlfriend and I of course have a…

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First off, I apologize for this not being the EOSR #1 you’ve all been waiting for. I’ll get that done on the double, I swear. But the EOSRs this year have been coming out pretty slowly because of a summer project related to quidditch I’ve been working on.


I’m working on an application…

Nelson Pitch Marker Tutorial.docx - Google Drive →


I have invented this measuring device for the purposes of increasing the efficiency of quidditch tournament setup. This tutorial was created with cones in mind, but there is no reason why it cannot be used to paint, tape, or chalk a pitch. I’ve only given it one test run, but in that test run I was able to mark a pitch by myself in under 16 minutes. I estimate with help or practice it can be done even quicker.

The story of Texas VII →



I remember well the story of Texas VI. Everyone does. Everyone talked about the powerful, extremely effective, scary team that walked with swagger and hit like lightning. Perhaps there were slight bumps along the way – the losses to Baylor come to mind – but every team at WCVI knew that…


* TeamUK Player Profiles (Part 2) *

As promised, here’s another 10 profiles TeamUK player profiles. Considering I made them all within two days (including sourcing photos of player I did not know personally), they have come out ok. 

My only regret is that I wish I had more photos of the team in their national kit.

Ah well. Will make a note of it for next time.

Just have one more player left. I’m sure you can guess who it is. Then something special on the actual Global Games day.

I’m excited. Are you?

Photo credits: Thibault Kruyts from (European Quidditch Photography),Balder Bryn MorsundAmalia Bastos PhotographyMolewood Media, and me (via London Unspeakables Quidditch).