Dream Come True


RD1It’s lipstick, it’s costumes, and it’s on skates.  I think this is why I am so attracted to Roller Derby.  When I found out it is also pretty clean–no elbowing allowed–I fell way more in love with it.

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Recently a friend of mine joined Roller Derby and I had the privilege of discovering Roller Derby with her team last week.  I met the Mama’s of the team, Jupiter & Punch Face and then I got geared up.  Pandora showed me the ropes, and let me just tell you—these girls are ATHLETES.  Squat-skating was so challenging–my legs were BURNING!

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I tried to block, but almost threw my back out, my target was so thick.  It was only a few hours, but I couldn’t stop smiling.  In another life, perhaps, I will be a true derby girl—and I will steal my friend’s name: Domiknitter–PERFECTION!

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For now, you can call me Little Miss Sharp, or Sharpie for short (get it, Glass? sharp?).  Who knew there was another sport for my sparkle skirt?

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One response to “Dream Come True

  1. Haha, is the squat skate for balance to embrace hits? Are you allowed to just deck people?

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