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I Cry When I Jam

I desperately want to be a Jammer. Well, more than anything I want to be able to Jam. As a relatively inexperienced Min-passed skater, I keep falling victim to beasty blockers who love to knock me down. 180 more words

Roller Derby

Guinness Winterman Roller Derbies - Week 1

Original Title:Guinness Winterman Weekly — Month of March 2009”

Hello, everyone. My name is Guinness Winterman, columnist for the Greenwich Sun, and I’m here to talk to you semi-pleasant folks about sports. 1,024 more words

Roller Derby

Smash

This is how I imagine my first ever roller derby contact session will be:

I’m Loki, of course.

DANGEROUS IDEAS

Titles Are Hard.

Once again it seems I’ve let my schedule get the better of me and I’ve neglected the blog. Apologies. Please enjoy this picture of Fuz thinking she’s a pile of LEGO bricks to make up for my lack of initiative: 1,376 more words

Roller Derby Advice

So last week someone asked me for what advice I would give someone starting out in roller derby.  My response:

  1. Learn to stop.
  2. Learn to go again.  
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in bloom.

On a surfing trip with a lifelong friend during a transitional time between the total thrill of starting my life over on the West Coast and dealing with the heartbreak of leaving home and everything and everyone that is familiar, I found this little wallet card for 25 cents in a random thrift shop somewhere near Westport, Washington. 577 more words

Fitness

This Girl Can. Most of the time.

Once again I’ve been a bit up and down with my skating the last few weeks. One week I raged so bad (partially because I wasn’t used to my new 92a wheels and skating felt HARD again) I actually had a good anxiety fuelled cry when I got home. 248 more words

Roller Skating