Dynamite and Major LoveLee at the May 30th ROCK vs Naptown after party

Say Something Nice Day

In light of June 1st being Say Something Nice Day, I have decided to share a Facebook post from one of ROCK’s skaters.  This was posted the day after we won our first home bout: “Warning: this may be one of those over-share moments. When I started playing roller derby I had no idea what[…]

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A Short Introduction to Roller Derby

What is roller derby?

So you’re new to roller derby. Great! Let me take the time to officially welcome you to the world’s fastest growing sport and quite possibly the most fun thing you could do with your life. Whether or not you’ve discovered derby through a friend, going to a local bout, or even watching Whip It, we’re just glad you finally found us. Roller derby may have gotten its start in the mid-thirties, but it has changed quite a lot since then, and it can be frustrating to try to understand the plethora of rules involved.
So how do you describe roller derby? Well besides being flawless, […]

Rainbow with Sophia

ROCK Celebrates Mother’s Day

In honor of Mother’s Day, we have compiled a list of all the moms on the team.  It is important for all mothers to have a part of their life that is 100% ‘for them’ and these mothers take the cake.  They are able to balance home life with the rigors of derby training, both physically and mentally.  How would you feel if your mother played roller derby when you were a kid?  If you are a parent, how do you go about finding the time for yourself?  Read on to learn more about our awesome ROCK moms! […]