Tag Archives: Derby

Derby Love

And then there’s that moment… … when you have a fantastic hit on an opposing team member. … when you manage to do what you’re supposed to and hold back the jammer. … when you get separated from your team … Continue reading

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About A Blocker…

Holy crap it’s been a month since my last post… So much has happened. Played in a bout in Williams Lake a few weeks ago.  It was coached by Foxy  McMuff, who then came up and did a guest coaching … Continue reading

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The Wheel and the Lace (and copious amounts of glitter)

Picture this. You’re on the track.  You’ve found your target to interfere with so that your jammer can get through.  You’re doing an ok job of staying on that target. You’re at least making it difficult for her to just … Continue reading

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Mayhem vs NCN

I played with Northern Mayhem this past weekend against Terrace in Terrace. Northern Mayhem is a mash-up team of anyone in the North who wants to play and is willing to travel. So the team is NEVER the same. This … Continue reading

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I made a comment to someone tonight: “I get it. I’m the newest, freshest, slowest, fattest, least co-ordinated. But could ya not make me feel like shit about it?” It was in response to what happened over the weekend. And … Continue reading

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OMG the DERBY HIGH!!

Finally got the pics. There were 2 days of derby.  2 days of amazing action.  I played 4 bouts in 28 hours. Bout 1 = against the Killbillies.  They are a very physical team.  They hit and hit hard.  And … Continue reading

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Derby Fricken ROCKED!

My derby bestie couldn’t make it tonight. I don’t know what it is about Thursday practice, but I tend to bail on it.  So when she couldn’t make it tonight, I was… ambivalent. I don’t want to go. I want … Continue reading

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