Google “fitness inspiration” or “fitspo” and you will be hit with an onslaught of images such as the ones below. Pictures of minuscule and impossibly beautiful women in skimpy “gym wear” accompanying “motivational” phrases. (I don’t know if it was just me, but I was hard pushed to find any fitspo images featuring men.) These …
Derby girls come in many different sizes, and all have been trained to be AMAZING.
Daño, Froot Oops y Natinator de las Atomic Bombs.
Coyote: I, on the other hand, have just resigned. My mental and physical health have just been too awful to continue with a team sport, where I have people counting on me to be there. This was an incredibly hard decision to make, but it needed to be done. However, I will continue to run this blog as before. I may also join a rec league, and pop up at a scrimmage or two, but for now, my health comes first.
Brat: joining a new league next week wish me luck!
should you be a derby ref?
Don’t be a creep and come to derby
It’s TMI Tuesday again!
THIS. IS. ROLLER. DERBY.
Pictures courtesy of Joe Medolo
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The Arkham Horrors vs. The Cosmonaughties @ Simoni Ice Rink, Cambridge MA. Aug 2nd
Game 1 Final: 176-151, Cosmonaughties
Game 1 MVPs - Cosmos Jammer: Elle L Cool Jam; Blocker: Space Invader // Horrors Jammer: KC Waste’em; Blocker: Fuzzta Rhymes
One of the best, funnest, craziest sports. My love for derby is bottomless and will prosper forever.
Cuando la bloqueadora que te sacó fuera de los límites se cae y aún así va hacia atrás para reciclarte. (“Ay, por favor!”)
When the blocker that blocks you out of bound falls down and still goes to the back to recycle you.