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[…]
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, […]
St Patrick’s Day weekend is my favorite weekend of the year. Not only do I absolutely love the holiday, but to me it is a signals of the arrival of spring. The days are getting longer and I’ve survived the annual ‘spring forward’ of Daylight Savings. The days are getting warmer as well. The heavy jackets are being retired until fall and it feels like a great burden has been lifted. Lexington is coming alive again and nobody is more excited than I am. […]