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He who started it all in his own words

There is a book long out of print “A Very Simple Game” by Herb Michelson – the oral history of those associated with Roller Derby. over 30,000 copies were sold in 1971 and 1972, and you may find a copy with the original cover in a library, or bootlegs elsewhere. 2,325 more words

Roller Derby

We saw a new era in Roller Derby at the WFTDA champs, and wow!

I think everyone knows I can be cantankerous.

But the last finals I really fully enjoyed (prior to yesterday) was in Chicago 2010.

After that event, passive offense became the watchword for the game, and virtually all fell into line…..new skaters didn’t seem to know there was another way to play. 480 more words

Roller Derby

let's go back 5 years to when Roller Derby filled arenas

In 2010 I was invited to come to Denver to help promote the Denver Dolls first game in the beautiful arena in Broomfield.

If you have 8 minutes, please watch the video from Denver television. 168 more words

Jerry Seltzer

The World Cup, just indescribable.

First of all, I have no one photo that can encompass it…..if you go to my facebook page and others, you will get some concept of this astonishing event. 678 more words

Roller Derby

an unknown story, why blood transfusions may be the reason Roller Derby is here today.

Brown Paper Tickets Blog.

When you click the link above, you will get the information you need about the blood drives in Northern Califrnia that start this week. 489 more words

Jerry Seltzer