Weekly Roundup: April 30 - May 7

Hey Derbyverse! We're coming off the wild excitement of the Big O and Put Your Toques Up tournaments and there's a lot to cover! 

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This week's highlights:

 

Tui Lyon Calls Out VRDL

Tui's post on Insta, FB

Angel City Statement,  'Stands with Tui'

Sarah Chambers responses and deletes comment

VRDL statement

Sarah Chambers Statements One and Two

 

Oppression in Roller Derby- Off the Track Episode 3

Listen on Wisp site

 

The Rise of Rainy City Roller Derby- Off the track episode 2

Listen on Wisp site

 

The Spreadsheet: The Mid-Season WFTDA Playoff Cut Off Watch

The Apex

 

Blocker footwork: PART TWO! 

rdjunkies fb video

 

Bob Noxious no longer with Brown Paper Tickets

FB post

 

#MentalMonday- Pressure

Maurine Filip insta

 

WFTDA and MRDA Launch Plans for Roller Derby Officiating Certification Program

WFTDA Site

 

What I Learned From Taking 4 Months Off Roller Derby

TrebleMaker909 Blog

 

8 years of Derby, Patreon, and UDDER CHAOS

Noxtalks vlog



 

MVP of the Week: Arch Rival Roller Derby ⚜️

photo credit:  Mr. McWheely

photo credit: Mr. McWheely

Sure, I am probably a little biased, but people finally took note of our A-team this weekend at The Big O. I mean, the freaking 211-157 score against VRDL? Or the huge win over Montreal? Come on y'all, why do some folks not even know where we're from? Super proud of this amazing team, esp with such a different charter than last year. Great work, y'all! 

Check out this great recap of STL Derby at Big O here!


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Wendy Walden