We Are…Athletes

We Are…Athletes: The Importance of Cross-Training in Derby (An Interview with Little MerMadness) The off-season is over, and the Blue Ridge Rollergirls are back at practice and ready to bout in February! Though the off-season was short, many of us...

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The Road to Champs

The Road to Champs by: One Hit WoundHer Hello, faithful Blue Ridge fans! We may be in the off-season, but the blog is still going. I love this entry by One Hit WoundHer; her take on the road to champs is refreshingly...

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The Evolution of a Derby Name

The Evolution of a Derby Name by: 9 lb Hammer (also known as Hammy, Dr. Hammer, Hammer, Hamster, or Hampster) Dedicated: to Shadow of Beth (also known as Shady, Shadow, S.O.B., or Just Beth) People love to discuss derby names. Whether they...

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Recap of WFTDA Division 1 Tournament: Asheville Edition

  We even found time to have some fun! Photo by Bill Rhodes for WFTDA   Recap of WFTDA Division 1 Tournament: Asheville Edition As many people know, The Blue Ridge Rollergirls recently hosted a Division 1 WFTDA tournament in Asheville. Ten teams...

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