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July 2011

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B.A.D. Girls robbed at gun point

This story is sobering for sure and sounds like they had some sort of connection previous knowledge with the league. Thankfully no …

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Latest Rankings

Some minor movement after a somewhat slow weekend in derby. The Top 10 holds steady with the Big 3 still way out front of the rest of the pack.

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How to pack for RollerCon

A video guide to packing to have the best RollerCon 2011 experience possible. Thanks to Mildred Fierce for putting this together. Now …

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How To Reuse That Helmet

What that looks like a good idea for that old helmet. Do you think the sweat and grime helps or hinders the …

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WFTDA Launches Rules Central

As WFTDA becomes more and more organized they are rolling out much needed new features to their origination. Today they launched Rules …

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GRN MNSTR – Antik AR1

While researching boots I found the Antik AR1 on a site and fell in love with the look especially the nice thick tongue padding (just like my Gold Star boots from so long ago), the color options, and the fact I could build my own skate once I decided on the color of the boot. The boots are custom made when ordered so my skate guy had the company dropship boots in my size and the color I chose directly to my house to try on before we mounted plates on them. They fit PERFECTLY! I totally fell in love and even asked my skate guy if I could wear them out shopping and even shovel in them before sending them to him to finish building my skates.

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Latest Rankings

After two weeks off, WFTDA play is back and so are the Derbytron rankings. Chicago moves up 4 spots after avenging their Brewhaha loss to Arch Rival at home.

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Brutal Beauty now on Hulu

Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers (2010) Just hit the Hulu.com front page for those of us in the USA. …

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School of Block

Quick! Watch this before Dolly Rockit Rollers get a DMC take down notice for using a Britney Spears song without permission. It’s …

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Riedell – 265 Boot

Trying to review the 265 Skate Boot is like trying to review your first true love. It isn’t the best boot on …

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The Jam That Never Happened

Finally! The most anticipated video of ECDX of absolutely nothing happening at all for 2 full minutes. I laughed. I cried. I …