8 Wheels, 5 Pounds, and 180° of Mental Health

I’ve struggled with body image, disordered eating, and an unhealthy fixation with my weight for almost a decade. College was my hardest struggle. I counted calories obsessively, I ran on the treadmill in the middle of the night, I cried over two-tenths of a pound increase on my scale. In short, I was a mess. […]

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WoRD in the News!

WoRD was recently featured in an article published in the Worcester Sun! The online publication is available in full for subscribers ($2 for a 7-day subscription) but you can read a preview of the article for free by clicking here! Think roller derby is something you could be interested in? Send us an email at […]


Ruminations on Female Friendships 1

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about female friendships lately. I’ve never had a large group of female friends. I have close female friends, but never a group of them, just one-on-one friendships. I always find myself stunned when a woman has more than 3 bridesmaids. How does that even happen? I find myself […]

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What’s on the WoRD Calendar?

Hey, all! Today I just wanted to give you guys a heads up about some of the awesome events WoRD has coming up over the next few months! Like us on Facebook for more information! WooPS! On August 13th, WoRD is hosting a Party Scrimmage at Horgan Arena in Auburn, MA. This will consist of […]