Monthly Archives: August 2012

SpudTown Knockdown 3: An Interview with CandyMan, Tournament Director

What’s your title and what would you say you are doing for the SpudTown Knockdown? I am CandyMan. I am the Head Announcer for the Treasure Valley Rollergirls (TVR) as well as the Tournament Director for SpudTown Knockdown 3. Have you … Continue reading

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This Weekend in Utah Roller Derby: 8/25/12 – 8/26/12

By: John “Fragglepuss” Evans What a weekend for Utah Derby! There were four bouts that occurred over the Wasatch Front on Saturday and Sunday. Without further ado, let’s recap. The Junction City Roller Dolls (#33 WFTDA West Region) of Ogden … Continue reading

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Derby Mercenaries: Skaters Skating on a League They Are Not A Part Of

There is a seemingly never-ending list of differences between mainstream sports and the world of Roller Derby. Part of the attraction and growing popularity for Derby are the differences. Roller Derby is truly a unique sport in so many ways. … Continue reading

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Who is Wasatch Roller Derby? Info on the Surprise #9 League in the West

By: John “Fragglepuss” Evans Wasatch Roller Derby was started in 2008 by Honey Delunatic and Medusa Damage. The league skates in Salt Lake City, Utah. Their all-star team is known as the Midnight Terror. It has appeared to many that … Continue reading

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Who’s Who in the West: Review of Leagues Competing in the 2012 West Region Playoffs

By: John “Fragglepuss” Evans The WFTDA rankings are out! These rankings will work as league placement in the playoffs next month. There has been considerable movement within the top 10, including some surprises. Without further ado, let’s review this year’s … Continue reading

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