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I know, I know. It has been quite a long time since I have posted anything new. March of this year I retired from being a referee, there were a lot of reasons, ultimately I just enjoyed announcing bouts more than

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Let’s play some roller derby bingo! via /r/rollerderby

Let’s play some roller derby bingo! http://ift.tt/1t2m8FG Submitted May 23, 2014 at 08:56AM via reddit http://ift.tt/1nafQUx

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derby love-dating and other stories

since most of my posts here are usually about derby bouts in some way or another. I figured a post about derby dating, love and whatnot would be a better fit over at rollinnews.com   here’s the link to my

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How serious is Roller Derby?

Hey y’all it’s been a while since I’ve posted, been on a bit of a hiatus and sorta now back in the game. Here’s a link to an observation I made on a friend’s Facebook post. http://rollinnews.com/post/whats-all-this-roller-derby-business   Mind you

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the Wheel update

So a while back I had promised to do an update on my wheel ignorance post. Lately I just haven’t made the time to keep you guys updated. Luckily I stumbled upon a page that does just what I meant

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I’m finding that skaters keep breaking my heart. Not in the romantic sense. But in that every team I’ve reffed for has a core group of skaters I’ve admired for their heart or dertimination. Maybe they are really cool off

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Lafayette Saturday Night

So I get a text message from Poussiere on September 24th asking if I was available to ref on the 28th. Now you may not know but refs generally get booked from at least a month to about 10 months

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First time again

So Saturday started like any other day, except that this Saturday was Yellow Rose Derby Girls first Friends and Family bout. I forgot the headache it is being in charge of making sure you have all the officials accounted for.

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Not Another RC post


As some of you are aware, I don’t have any posts about RC 13. RollerCon 2013 as it were for the new to derby. Not because I had an überawesome time and was too busy to post a single blurb.

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heartbreak hotel

where do I begin? Firstly thanks to Cen-Tex for finally being able to schedule me to ref, again. This was my first time reffing at the Frank Mayborn Civic Center, confused yet? last time I was scheduled I had car

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