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When you hire a Personal Trainer

Yup, it happened. I finally bit that bullet and hired a PT. I need it, so I got it.

It’s something I’ve toyed with for a while now but after taking everything into consideration it had to happen. 233 more words

Roller Derby

FONT, not FOMO

Today marks the beginning of the 2017 WFTDA tournament cycle — D2 Playoffs in Pittsburgh this weekend, then a week off before D1 Playoffs in Seattle, Malmö and Dallas, and ending with Champs in Philadelphia at the beginning of November. 505 more words

Travel

Roller Derby, At 82, Ages Gracefully

(CBS) – It’s a big week for roller derby, a sport that began in Chicago more than 80 years ago.

The sport may have reached its pinnacle here, when 50,000 people packed old Comiskey Park in September 1972. 165 more words

News

I Made The Team! - Now What?

it was a Monday morning – BC Day, actually. I was checking my Facebook – like I do every morning like an addict. This morning greeting me with a notification in the Team Philippines roller derby facebook group – a group that I had been following for a while because I wanted to try out for the team. 545 more words

Journey

I tried to sew stretchy fabric...

So, time to catch up on some scribbling about my latest crafty undertakings. Let’s start with the first one I’ve completed already a month ago. I’m part of a roller derby team, Boomtown Rollers Dublin (check us out… 579 more words

DIY

Roller Derby To Hold Birthday Week To Celebrate 82 Years In Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Roller Derby is celebrating its 82nd birthday in Chicago with World Roller Derby Week.

Roller Derby athletes, in full uniform and skates, were in Coliseum Park on Wednesday passing out invitations to a free birthday party for the sport, which was invented in Chicago. 228 more words

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Roller Derby ♡

Skate parks. Notoriously for guys on skateboards?

No.

Granted, I’ve never been to one but this will change. I’m currently on a hiatus from roller derby. 241 more words

August 2017