FEBRUARY Junior Skaters of the Month – Marianne and Verity Corrick- Gough

Marianne and Verity Corrick- Gough are 2 British sisters from Hereford, a small English city on the border of Wales. The siblings have been playing Roller Derby for 6 years and play together for Hereford Poison Berries Junior Roller Derby. Marianne (Marnie MoovOva #143) and Verity (Hi Velocity #342) have been on a meteoric journey…

January 2020 Skater of the Month – Jenny Matthews-Wasalaski

Interview with Jenny Matthews-Wasalaski by Heather Gunnin Dub City Roller Derby Hey there Jen, Thanks for allowing me to interview you. (Heather) Let’s start with a few questions, first let’s get your demographics out of the way, could you give me your name, age, where you live, and team you play for. (Jenny) My name…

What’s New in the News #05

Nashville Roller Derby and Nashville Junior Roller Derby are proud to co-host our Spring Fever Clinic with Freight Train and Peacewar! Read More   WFTDA Releases 2020 Update to The Rules of Flat Track Roller Derby (WFTDA News) Read More   Rose City Rollers Win Back-To-Back Titles After Defeating Gotham at the 2019 International WFTDA…

Slideboard Training

By Heather Bennett With the winter months approaching, at least in the northern hemisphere, many of you will be faced with the dilemma, how do I stay in skating shape. One of the best indoor training routines i found was slideboard training. Slideboards have come a long way since my skating days. I used a…

Help Please!

Please we need your help! Submit any articles or events about your team or league and be sure to include any videos or pictures we can include. Also if you have an outstanding skater, please nominate them for our “Skater of the Month” feature post. We also would like to start a “Junior Skater of…

A Case For Cross-Training

Roller Derby Fans, this week it’s all about the athlete inside each and everyone one of us. It’s for the fist bumper’s, to the gun show, curl’s for girl’s or the skies out thighs out athlete. As you know I grew up speed skating and the sport of Roller Derby fell into my lap later on in…

Mini-skills Test Checklist

Created by, aliensonly/ The picture below was created by aliensonly, I have created the same information in a typed  table below the picture. If you have any suggestions that can be added please email them to me at, james@gunninsports.com

What’s New In The News #2

Junior Roller Derby at Turner’s Skate Palace By Dave McMillion – Herald Mail Media Read what happens when skaters from Raleigh, N.C., New Cumberland, Pa., Philadelphia, Hanover, Pa. converge to compete. Click Here Defending Champios Prepare To Defend Their Title BY PAUL DANZER – PORTLAND TRIBUNE Read about the Portland’s Rose City Rollers, defending world champions…

Tattoo?

Send us a picture of your tattoo, we will add it to our new photo gallery page. This feature will start Sunday, 11/24. Send your pictures to, james@gunninsports.com please have your files in gif, png, or jpeg format. I do have a photo conversion program in case your photo is not in one of the…

Recruiting? Advertise It Here!

Are you recruiting for the next season? Please feel free to send us your information and we will report it on our new “Recruiting” page. Please include: Your team name Location (City, State/Province, Country} Local Address Date and time Contact information Any statement,  description, or other information you might feel is relevant To access our…

Current Rankings – 11/16/2019*

*We will be updating the rankings on a weekly basis. There were no changes in the rankings from last week. WFTDA: 1st place, Rose City Rollers.  Overall and North American Rankings. The Rose City Rollers are the defending 2018 World Champions, and currently occupy the #1 ranking according to Flat Track Stats. They were established…