5 Ways Roller Derby can help those with Mental Illness

Roller Derby is a mixed bag community. Players come from all walks of life. It is a veritable melting pot of backgrounds. You have people who are married, divorced, pansexual, bi-sexual, homosexual, professionals, stay-at-home parents, the former cheerleaders, the former misfits, every nationality under the sun, etc.  I think it is why it's so easy … Continue reading 5 Ways Roller Derby can help those with Mental Illness

The Bane of my Existence: 27/5

For those of you who are not familiar to the derby world, 27/5 is going to be the death of me. So every player must pass a skills test before they can bout for the team. (Bout=Game) By some magical force, I have passed all my skills except one. The much dreaded 27/5. So what … Continue reading The Bane of my Existence: 27/5