Tag Archives: roller derby

WTF Happend?

It’s derby season again. I’m stronger. I’m more stable.  I’m slightly more agile. I’m better at the beginning of this year than I was at the end of last year. Also, I never ever see myself from a profile. So … Continue reading

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New Muscles!!!

So my whole derby career I’ve had an issue with my feet. My right foot especially. I hop on my toe stops…and my right foot has a shooting pain in the ball of my foot. It makes toe stop work… … Continue reading

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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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Getting Back Into Derby…

Really this is about getting back to fitness.  I’ve had a LOT of changes in my life in the past 4 months or so. And because of those changes, life has gotten in the way of exercise.  And as a … 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 Bangover

The bangover struggle is real. Muscles. Joints. Stiffness. And especially the spot on my chest where I got hit. I may have to spend today in the bathtub.  Or go to the local pool and hang out in the hot … 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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