Tag Archives : WoRD


Highs and Lows – Guest Blog! 1

Today’s blog is written by veteran skater and VIB (Very Important Blocker) Lo Mean! … When I reflect upon my two and a half seasons in derby, there have been highs and lows. We’ve won games with wide margins, we’ve hosted successful tournaments, we’ve even road-tripped with 15 league members in a van for seven […]


Roller Derby Life Lessons – Part 3

My go-to roller derby move is a quick juke to the outside, a Mohawk around the blockers, and then a fast sprint away before anyone can hit me. It’s my go-to because I am not interested in being hit. I don’t want a Johnny Rocket to the chest, or a hip check to the intestines, […]


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. […]