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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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Just a Color and a Number

I should’ve said I’d do one post a week instead of two a week. But here goes nothing. Tall, short, fat, skinny, fast, slow, gay, straight, fresh meat or Suzy Hotrod on track during a bout you’re just a color

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Busy road ahead

Confirmed to announce on Feb 24th in Humble, TX. My first encounter with Montgomery County MissFits. Actually, I got confirmation about a week ago. However, transitioning over to a new blog, plus general things that go along with Life. I

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I think we’re alone now

So I generally post here, post-bout or if something significant happens. But as part of my many mini resolutions; I start a few small things each month. I’m going to make a habit of posting twice a week. *exciting* I

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Louisiana Saturday Night

so, Hard G & I thought we were running late due to unexpected traffic & rain. originally set to jam time this bout, but derby isnt very militaristic, so people drop out on a whim or for personal reasons. This

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Northside Fury @ Rocket City

so this bout I was planning on spectating. Had been out of town for nearly a month and not been in touch w/ my original home team, Northside Fury. Nor had I heard from Rocket City’s head ref as to

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RollerCon 2012 redux

Holy crap So now I’m in line at TSA for my flight to Mexico n just have to touch up on final thoughts on RollerCon. I didn’t take a class or watch a full bout or go to all the

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Star of Texas Bowl

O M G So if you weren’t aware Texas Rollergirls, TXRG, hosted a tournament this past weekend in Austin. Gotham (NYC), Windy (Chicago-duh) and B.A.D. (San Francisco) played, as well as a scrimmage between TXRG’s B-Team and Centex (Killeen, TX)

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Inception upsets Syndicate and they got drinks after

Now for those of you who weren’t there, there was a women’s mashup. Black vs white, it wasnt a race thing, now I’m not gonna talk much about it, not cuz it wasn’t good but b/c my mind was blown

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Spindle topples Charmed Forces

Amazing game, the score might not reflect it however, Charmed Forces played their hearts out. Sadly the polished concrete took nearly every ounce of their effort. Spindletop came out on top by a lil over 200 points. The biggest issue,

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