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Photo Friday: So this happened

September 4, 2015 by


What happens when Varsity Derby League‘s Jessica Rabid comes across a 6’4″, 90 kg (200 pound) Light City Derby player? Well, she squats him of course. She managed 15 easily before releasing her prey. At one point someone yelled, “put him down”, to which she responded, “no! I’m going to keep him, and feed him, […]

Photo Friday: Tongues out

August 21, 2015 by


A while ago, I got snapped with this look of joy on my face. I copped a fair amount of good natured shit about the lolling tongue. It turns out I’m not alone. Here are some of the best I found.

Photo Friday: Winter Skate

July 24, 2015 by


The good thing about living in the driest state in the driest continent is that even in winter there are plenty of gorgeous sunny days to go for a skate. These photos are from a couple of weeks ago, when a collection of my favourite people and I headed out for a quick lap of […]

Dark Side of Doom & Junior Smack

August 15, 2014 by


I get to spend a lot of my free time with two avid junior skaters. Recently the youngest, Junior Smack, joined her older sister, Dark Side of Doom, on the track playing for Lil Adelaide Rollers. Their first bout against each other was the Carly Ryan Fundraiser game. I’m looking forward to watching each develop […]

Photo Friday: Derby Beards

November 29, 2013 by


Today I present a collection of kickarse beards found in the derby world. Enjoy! All the photos are watermarked. If you want to enjoy more derby photos from these photographers, head to their Facebook pages and hit “like”. The links are: Roaringstorm Photography Photos by Parker Joshua R Craig (website)

Photo Friday: Artist Melanie Brown

November 1, 2013 by


A colleague recently brought my attention to these beautiful pieces of roller derby artwork by Melanie Brown. Each is an oil on canvas of an ADRD skater. You can read about her motivation and see more of her work on her website.

Photo Friday: Phannies vs Trannies

October 18, 2013 by


What do you get when you combine a derby widow’s awesome photos, some mad editing skills and a catchy song? … This little gem of a video You’re welcome.* Keen for more derby videos? Check out this list of some of my favourite. *Actual credit needs to go to Weeping Angel for making the video […]