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Roller Derby Life Lessons – Part 2 (Guest Post by Thrillinois!)

I was afraid. Always afraid. Afraid of someone making fun of me. Afraid of falling in front of everyone. Afraid of falling in front of everyone and hurting myself. Afraid of falling in front of everyone and hurting myself and crying. Afraid that I wouldn’t be good enough. Afraid of how I would feel about […]


Happy Galentine’s Day!

Here it is, my favorite holiday of the year: Galentine’s Day! For those of you unfamiliar, Galentine’s Day was originally created by the TV show Parks and Recreation but has since transcended the small screen and is now a bona fide holiday all of its own. The tagline of this perfect holiday? Ladies celebrating ladies. […]


Player of the Week: Chieff-O-Pain!

This week’s Player of the Week is the powerful, gothtastic Hannah! 1. Derby name? Chieff-o-Pain 2. Favorite position? Reverse cowgirl (Editor’s Note: Hahahahaha) 3. What’s derby taught you? How to skate and also a lot of useful stuff about being a strong independent women. 4. What do you do when you’re not at derby? I […]