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« Thursday, December 8 »
The Last True Roller Derby Takes the Reader Back in History
Livermore Independent - His memoir, "The Last 'True' Roller Derby," was published earlier this year. Smith will be hosting a book signing on Saturday, December 10, from 10 ...

Team Kansas roller derby routs Team Arkansas
Hutchinson News - Roller derby is the fastest growing team sport in the world, Saturday night a group of all-stars came together for the first game of a series called State ...

ROLLER DERBY: The Horror Bulls set to re-enter British Championships
Hereford Times - THE Horror Bulls roller derby team are set to re-enter the British Championships next year following a year out. The side, who were ranked 30th in the ...

12/7: Chippewa Valley Roller Girls present A Fight Before Christmas
WQOW TV News 18 - Eau Claire (WQOW) - Have you ever been to a roller derby bout? No? Well the Chippewa Valley Roller Girls has an event for your coming up this ...

Derby Dames prepare for next bout with Cat 5's
KeysNews.com - The Key West Derby Dames flat track roller derby team is getting set for their next bout "The Fightmare Before Christmas" against the Gold Coast Cat ...

Harley Quinn #9 review
Batman-News - ... and Jimmy Palmiotti bring Harley back to Coney Island for more bizarre dream sequences, more psychotherapy with Frank Frank, more roller derby, ...

« Wednesday, December 7 »
The month in comics: a hot neon safari into the world of roller derby
The Guardian - To the uninitiated, the argy-bargy world of roller derby can look too fast, too furious: a contact sport conducted at the velocity and volume of a Mad Max ...

« Monday, December 5 »
Want to try roller derby? Lansing's league is recruiting
Lansing State Journal - LANSING - Emily Davis, 26, stood by a pile of knee pads and helmets Sunday just outside the roller skating rink inside the Westside YMCA of Lansing, ...

Canadian Roller Derby Team Do the Mannequin Challenge
MSN.com - The mannequin challenge continues, with the action packed sport of roller derby slowing down to a standstill for this version. The Anarchy Angels ...

« Sunday, December 4 »
Copper City Queens Roller Derby - Ad from 2016-12-04
Montana Standard - Variety of items will be available for purchase at the Tech Bazaar on Sat., Dec. 10th Items starting as low as $5.00 ...

« Saturday, December 3 »
Join Bury's Nyte Owl in roller derby showcase
Bury Times -ROLLER derby fanatic Vicki Powell hopes to one day compete in her beloved sport at the Olympics. Bury player Powell, who competes under the ...

« Friday, December 2 »
Open recruitment: Calling all roller derby enthusiasts
KFVS - CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -. Cape Girardeau Roller Derby is recruiting skaters, referees, and non-skating officials to fill the roster for the ...

Options put forth for skate park
Fort Saskatchewan Record - About 30 skateboarders and their families, roller derby girls, city staff and members of city council attended the first public workshop at the Dow ...

Roll up for zany slice of Christmas
NT News - “It's our first ever game out there so we're super excited about getting out there for the first time to show Palmerston what roller derby is all about,” she ...

Nelson Killjoys Roller Derby Recruitment
My Nelson Now - Nelson Killjoys are looking for new players ages 19+. Come try on some skates and see what it's all about! Every Sunday from noon - 1pm at Mary ...

« Wednesday, November 30 »
Hot Rollers “off and running”
Whitecourt Star - Celia Ste Croix practices with the Whitecourt Hot Rollers roller derby team, who have been working on their skills in the Air Cadets building for about ...

Remembering one of the most gifted draftsmen from a golden age of comics
A.V. Club - Studios reached out to roller derby connoisseur Pamela Ribon to have her develop a derby comic for its Boom! Box imprint, and Slam! was born. Slam!

« Tuesday, November 29 »
'In the Turn' Takes Us Inside the World of Queer Roller Derby
VICE - Erica Tremblay is a filmmaker and roller derby athlete known as GoGo Gidget. When she began searching for a topic for her next project after ...

Nottingham Roller Derby team have a heart and give blood
Nottingham Post - Nottingham Roller Derby players may not be associated with a softly-softly approach, playing such a physical, full-contact sport.

Rough and less tumble: Halifax's roller derby league hopes to expand by offering low contact
MetroNews Canada - And with a new expansion in the works, Anchor City Rollers - Halifax's roller derby league - are hoping a wave of fresh skaters will discover what the ...

Photos: Rough-and-tumble roller derby action at Sk8mare
Edmonton Journal - Participants take part in the Oil City 10th annual Sk8mare Invitational Roller Derby on Saturday, November 26, 2016 in Edmonton. Greg Southam ...

Okanagan-Shuswap roller derby back on track
Vernon Morning Star - When you think of roller derby, an image of Skinny Minnie Miller may spring to mind. Or, depending on your age, you might remember the 2009 movie ...

Wellington's Richter City Roller Derby Double Header
Scoop.co.nz - Richter City Roller Derby presents Double Header Roller Derby: Richter City All Stars vs New Zealand Men's Roller Derby and Richter City & Friends ...

Rossland resident drafted to Team Canada Women's Roller Derby development program
Rossland News - Kylie Morin, pictured here jamming for the Nelson Killjoys on Saturday night, has been drafted to the Team Canada Women's Roller Derby ...

Glasgow Lives: Shona, 44, South Side, owner of 5th Blocker Skates
Glasgow Live - I got involved in Roller Derby six years ago, as fun way to keep fit. I went along with a pal who did some roller skating, and I've played ever since.

Bad Girls, Beautiful Communities
The Wake - After gaining popularity in the 1970s as an alternative to the speed skating craze, roller derby has since earned the status of the ultimate cult sport.

Strip Panel Naked: Changing The Medium In 'Slam'
ComicsAlliance - They're people who have been shunned from some other place and ended up as roller derby players. It's beautiful and fantastic, and so simple an ...

« Sunday, November 20 »
Basin Bombers seek food, coat donations Saturday
Herald and News - The Basin Bombers roller derby team has been doing its part in the community for the last three years and will have its third annual coats and cans ...

« Saturday, November 19 »
St. Pete Deadly Rival Roller Derby team travels to Texas for tournament
ABC Action News - The Deadly Rival Roller Derby team is one of only eight teams in the country who skate on a banked track and Friday, they are all headed to Texas for ...

Silver Bridge Bruisers roller derby recruitment currently underway
Jackson County Times-Journal - Pictured are members of the Silver Bridge Bruisers Roller Derby team, top row from left, Hot Wheelz, J-Cat, Death Sword, Go-Go Quadzilla, Kimary, ...

PUBLISHER: BOOM! Box
Primary Ignition - We see them learns the ins and outs of roller derby, and watch their anxiety over whether they'll be drafted to a team. The end results pleasantly ...

Senior Skates Toward Recreation Therapy Career
SUNY Cortland News - Tamara Shannon is the kind of college student who flies out to Portland, Ore., mid-semester to see an international-level roller derby competition.

Comic Review: SLAM! #1
NerdSpan (press release) - Many will remember the 2009 critical hit Whip It! starring Ellen Page and Drew Barrymore. Roller derby was already becoming a ...

« Friday, November 18 »
Roller Derby Comic SLAM's Into Shops This Week
Geek - A fun, personal look at a roller derby league, and the effect it has on the women involved, SLAM #1 is one of the strongest first issues I have read in ...

IC alumni and professor skate together in roller derby
The Ithacan - Violent contact is a key part of roller derby, where players on roller skates score points by lapping the other team on a flat track. Despite this, as soon ...

'Ladies Night' Roller Derby Event
Mason City Globe Gazette - MASON CITY - On Saturday, Nov. 19, The River City Dames of Anarchy Roller Derby team from Mason City will host the Harbor City Roller Dames ...

Hell on Wheels hosts MADE roller derby nationals
The Fort Hood Sentinel - BELTON - Nine roller derby teams from across the nation descended upon Central Texas over the weekend for the 2016 Modern Athletic Derby ...

Roller Derby comes to Castlegar Saturday
The Castlegar Source - The Dam City Rollers are excited to get our seventh season rolling - We're starting it off with a home game. Two high caliber local teams, the Dam City ...

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