The Swift Fox has a gummy feel and is perfect for all weather conditions. It is light weight and has a straight to understable flight pattern.
Flight Rating Descriptions
SPEED Speed is the ability of the disc to cut through the air. Speed Ratings are listed from 1 to 14. Discs with high numbers are faster. Faster discs go farther into the wind with less effort. Slower discs take more power
to throw, but have less of a chance
to fly past the basket.
GLIDE Glide describes the discs ability to maintain loft during flight. Discs with more glide are best for new players, and for producing maximum distance (especially downwind). Glide is rated from 1 to 7. Beginners looking for more distance should choose discs with more glide.
TURN High Speed Turn is the tendency of a disc to turn over or bank to the right (for righthand backhand throws) during the initial part of the flight. A disc with a +1 rating is most resistant to turning over, while a -5 rating will turn the most. Discs rated -2 to -5 make good roller discs.
FADE Low Speed Fade is the discs tendency to hook left (for righthand backhand throws) at the end of the flight. Fade is rated from 0 to 5. A disc rated 0 will finish straightest, while a disc rated 5 will hook hard at the end of the flight. Discs with a high fade rating are predicable even in wind.
With large pointed ears, the Swift Fox measures approximately 80 cm (31.5 inches) in length, weighs 7 lbs (2.45 kg) and can run to the top speed of 40 km/h (25 mph). It is grey/yellow in colour with black patches along each side of its muzzle and a black tip on its bushy tail. This nocturnal mammal is found in the open grasslands of western canada and maining feeds on rabbits and rodents. They live in underground dens, have a lifespan of 3 to 5 years and their pups are nearly full grown in 2 months.