Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Love Roller Derby

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 130 People

    A Question And A Secret

    I love skating. It makes me feel so fulfilled and accomplished. When I'm at practice, I forget about all of my stress. The only thing on my mind is skating, and maybe a couple dirty thoughts of some of my teammates. They can really be so sexy sometimes. I love going fast and...
    silencedsilver silencedsilver 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love Roller Derby Because...

    i did roller derby for over a year and i loved it. i cant do derby right now due to to the fact teh league i skate with is over an hour away from where i live. i had my derby name ready but when we moved i had to stop. i plan on returning when we get our own place.
    pleasedrivefaster pleasedrivefaster 21-25, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Almost There

    Well, I've always loved it. And I fnally found a league near enough I can go. So I began to skate again. Almost got my legs back... been hanging arund a few of the girls and have been assured I'm NOT too old. (In spite of what my boys tell me, as they check their first aid cards...
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F 3 Responses Jan 12, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    But I'm coming here to gripe again about the

    team I am on...I swear to god I get so jealous when I see how good and cohesive the team is from my home town compared to the crap we have here in a city of much more people to pull from. Well part of it is that space is at such a premium that it costs so much money to use it...
    saturnsdaughter saturnsdaughter 26-30, F Jul 29

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love Derby

     I love roller derby so much. All I have to do is strap on my skates and it makes every bad thing in my just disappear. Its so empowering. I just feel so free skating as fast as I can through the pack knocking other girls out of the way. I feel so strong and strangely...
    bizzarlyfabulous bizzarlyfabulous 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 4, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Fresh Meat

    so, i am new to the whole derby thing.  but i love it already. i just started skating again. the pain in your muscles, the smell of sweat on your skin. it is all great. i cant wait til i have more experience to write about this. right now i am in the baby phase of trying...
    metalgirl99 metalgirl99 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 24, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am absolutely love Roller derby!

    ! I coach, ref and play. The best girls in the world are derby girls!!
    1crazycanuck 1crazycanuck 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 8, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Loved It Too.

    I remember growing up in 1960's California-- Joanie Weston, The Bay Area Bombers, and Announcer Richard Lane and the Los Angeles ThunderBirds. It was fun and entertaining. The Movie--Kansas City Bomber with Raquel Welch. About 12+ years ago,  RollerJam on WTBS. Where has all...
    paddytram paddytram 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 12, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Rock and Roller!

    Just ran across  larger version of one of this series. One of my faves.   * * * * * OH NO>>>>> I deleted some photobucket photos and they left here too! I am really ticked off. *    
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 7 Responses Apr 28, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Derby Has Saved Me!

    After moving from my old city, where I had a pretty solid circle of friends and a pretty decent list of activities I was involved in, I then moved and found myself bored and ,therefore, in a funk for a few . Then, I met a girl called M- and she said she was involved in Roller...
    saturnsdaughter saturnsdaughter 26-30, F Sep 25, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Roller Derby

    I am addicted to roller derby! A LONG time ago I was a speed skater and rink rat. Then after joining the Army and starting a "real" life, I quit skating for 20 years. The TV series on A and E, Roller Girls" was my first glimpse at roller derby. Then, when the movie Whip It...
    gorillaemail gorillaemail 36-40 Feb 5, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Finally

    I wish ... I can meet one of you... That will be especial
    mugavox mugavox 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 2, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    If You Must

    If you must know Roller derby is fast fun and sometime out and out sexy. Some body get me my skates and let's have a bit of fun lol
    jadecrow jadecrow 51-55, M 3 Responses Aug 6, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Rock and Roller Derby!

    Have you ever attended a Roller Derby? Me either,untill last night. This was fun for sure. The skaters were gracious to me with their time and words. Took many pix of the women.... The women liked the pix and have invited me to.. come hang out and do some longer...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 5 Responses Nov 30, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Fresh Meat Wannabe

    Love this sport I recently stumbles upon. There is a new start up team in my boring town and it just seems thrilling. I am so excited to find something that is so inclusive. Big girls, small girls, young ones, older ones, wow! How could someone NOT fit in? 29 Years old and just...
    EmptyEyes123 EmptyEyes123 26-30, F 2 Responses May 22, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Long Run

    I discovered roller derby back in 2007. I was certainly not in any position to be skating yet though. The town i was in had one rink and was pretty boring in general. So instead of being sad i spent hours and hours on the internet researching teams, watching videos, and envying...
    robotrip robotrip 26-30 2 Responses Dec 10, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Roller Derby Knockout

    I did play derby, I was a B3 in training. However after breaking my wrist and twisting both knees, I have had to retire.My body hates me. A Lot.I miss the sport so much and due to ill health and lack of fundage, I can't participate as a non-skating official. Thank fudge for the...
    AchingBookworm AchingBookworm 26-30, F Apr 16, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Newb

    Ive always loved roller derby since I was 13 years old in middle school. I would love to join a league but I dont know how to go about it. Any advice for a Newbie trying to get started off?
    KayKay99 KayKay99 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    New

    Ive always loved roller derby since I was 13 years old in middle school. I would love to join a league but I dont know how to go about it I about it. Any advice for a Newbie trying to get started off?
    KayKay99 KayKay99 18-21, F Jul 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Roller Derby Girls Are Awesome

    Since Alysa, a girl whom I cared for and who had all of the qualities of a tomboy (assertive, aggressive, a real grease-monkey, and kind of jerkish and hard to get through to but deep down having a heart of gold) I suppose I've been trying to lose myself in a fictional world...
    zeframcochrane zeframcochrane 16-17 Nov 13, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Who Doesn't Like Striped Socks

    If you haven't been to one, you should go.  I don't like sports and have never been a fan of any of them.  My father used to take me to football games until I started protesting by reading in the stands.  I enjoy watching my brothers play, but only because they are...
    Krypton Krypton 31-35, F Jan 1, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Roller Derby This Weekend

    Yeah.... going to watch roller derby on saturday.  and i get to see my ppv on sunday. usually they overlap...but this time i get a double weekend.. hehehehe... digging through the t-shirt drawer for my team shirt. haha. still getting used to flat track. but it Roller Derby...
    Tzech Tzech 46-50, F Jul 17, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Love At First Skate

    Like most of us, I couldn't skate when I first started. Now I have been playing less then a year, and I just can't get enough!!! https://www.facebook.com/TaosRollerGirls http://ta0swhiplashr0llergirls.chipin.com/roller-derby-merch
    KrudellaDeKill KrudellaDeKill 22-25, F Nov 16, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Bad Lover

     I have been a bad lover to roller derby. My love for it has not been strong enough lately. i missed the last two practices. Bad me!
    bizzarlyfabulous bizzarlyfabulous 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 5, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't understand it,

    but I am just not feeling skating lately...of course I want to do it, want to improve my skills...all of these things... I feel like a lot of things are because I feel on the outside looking in and I'm always catching **** for everything including stuff that isn't my fault...
    saturnsdaughter saturnsdaughter 26-30, F Jun 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Dream..

    Roller derbyyy!!! One of the greatest sports this world will ever know :o For about 2 years now I've just really gotten interested in roller derby. I just believe that it is an amazing activity (plus, I've heard that the afterparties are wild xP ) , but mostly because it gives us...
    otep96 otep96 18-21, F Sep 3, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Argh! I'm dying to join a team,

    I love love. Love this sport and although I don't do New Years resolutions I just really wanna join in. I've been rollerblading and rough housing since I was a wee lass and I've only discovered this awesome sport now. Does anyone on here play in a team? And if so is it worth...
    metallheadd metallheadd 18-21, F Feb 5

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am head-over-heals in love with roller derby.

    Everything about it makes me feel so good - the awesome nicknames, the derby butts (it's true), the attitude, the music - everything. And the sensation of flying - I'll never forget when I got my first arm whip. When I get out of my leg cast I'm gonna start practicing again, and...
    LullabyForAnInsomniac LullabyForAnInsomniac 18-21, F May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Shhh... It's a Secret

    When I was little my secret past time was watching roller derby. I guess it was supposed to be too much for my delicate psyche or someting, who knows. But I became transfixed. Women... skating like the devil himself was on their heels, around that banked track. The physicality...
    Tzech Tzech 46-50, F 3 Responses May 2, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I just started, but I'm not

    so sure I love my team. Most are nice but I feel I don't really click with them so well. But I am an introvert and finding people I do really click with is uncommon, so likely if I changed team I'd feel the same. But there's one girl I really can't stand, and she's domineering...
    Tinkersmell Tinkersmell 26-30, F Sep 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Dear reader, I'm a soon to be Au Pair who will be living in Rome and Zagreb for the next year. I'm from the States and would love to hear from some people who have any kind or...
    cwins cwins 18-21, F Oct 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We now have eleven hues obtainable for our high-quality Roller Shutters as found in the image. Stripes may also be an alternative, Despite the fact that plain 1 colour shutters...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We now have eleven colors accessible for our good quality Roller Shutters as seen in the image. Stripes are an alternative, Whilst simple one particular colour shutters seem more...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Our roller shutter repairs ensure an efficient Option to any dilemma you might be dealing with and we offer a prompt, reputable support. Phone nowadays to book.Numerous thanks for...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Later on, while you Completely ready you for mattress, it is possible to loosen up listed here, too; While using the force of the button on your own handheld remote control your...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Chuck Norris once won the Kentucky Derby riding a stick pony.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A cat died and went to heaven. God said: "You've been a good cat all your life - a devoted pet. Is there anything you wish?" The cat replied: "I lived on a farm and always...
    Michael91142 Michael91142 70+, M 1 Response Oct 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello I am looking for people wanting to be my hairdresser) who are interested please contact me games and fantasies about perm hair in curlers and a perm) I will answer all)I Love...
    DOMINABARBARA DOMINABARBARA 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This love, this so called love, it is'nt real. This "omg i miss him" "omg why is'nt he texting" this is bullshit, love is what you feel deep within yourself, it's not as shallow...
    deephuman deephuman 22-25, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why do mean throw us just enough line to hang on, and then they are the ones who push us away to drown. I love my MM, but he is so hard to understand. He wants me, let's be...
    Blueeyes65 Blueeyes65 46-50, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just got allowed to read the Hunger Games this year and my 9 years old sister gets to watch it? I bet you she has nightmares tonight. I feel like the little cruitter (the big...
    pinkhappysparkle pinkhappysparkle 13-15, F Oct 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So psyched of the new Stephen King show coming on lifetime this Saturday night!! You can not get better than Er's Maria Bella, Olympus Dukakis and Rebel Rock and Roller Joan Jett...
    BigRalphie74 BigRalphie74 36-40, M Oct 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My girl makes me feel so happy yet so sad. We've been going on 6 months daiting and I know I haven't been the greatest person. I've lied to her a couple times of small things so...
    slickchickeli slickchickeli 26-30, F Oct 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just can't get it ! I go from calm and content, to sad and depressed, then express anger and cry hysterically in the bath tub to be calm and myself again ! Being in love with...
    StrongWoman9 StrongWoman9 31-35, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Man Utd, my emotions are an absolute rollercoaster this season, but I'll take the point against Chelsea! GGMU! ps. I can't believe I'm posting about FOOTBALL in the section 'I...
    shellofaboy shellofaboy 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I dated this girl named Evelin, through about 6 months of the biggest emotional rollercoaster of my life The relationship finally ended, and as I would making mistakes, I begin...
    qwik619 qwik619 18-21, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I LOVE country and my favorite songs at the moment are: Make Me Wanna by Thomas Rhett Dirt by Florida Georgia Line Drunk On A Plane by Dierks Bentley Beachin' by Jake Owen Burnin...
    Gabsters05 Gabsters05 16-17, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Get To Me Train Well an airplane's faster than a Cadillac And a whole lot smoother than a camel's back But I don't care how you get to me Just get to me Parasail or first class...
    coffeeflavoredkisses coffeeflavoredkisses 46-50, F 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    From heart to hearti got a reason to be with you, i feeling i should be with you because wanting you satisfies me and loving you shows me who you are because the reason i need you...
    sixlives sixlives 22-25, F 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I freaking love Sia so much! I even made an instagram dedicated to her. It's @siafanpage LOVE HER SO MUCH IT HURTS. I love every single song ever...!!
    DontThinkWhateverDude DontThinkWhateverDude 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel