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29
Sep
2014

Georgia Hope

Derby Name: Georgia Hope Derby Number: 78 What does your derby name mean to you? Home Favorite Position: Blocker How you found out about roller derby: The coach at my local rink continuously asked me until I finally joined. Date you started with Jacksonville Roller Girls: 07/02/14 Favorite moment during a bout: When my teammates &...
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23
Sep
2014

Jan Wicked

Derby Name: Jan Wicked Derby Number: 319 What does your derby name mean to you? I was given my derby name by a dear friend, Jason McKinnon, back before I was a derby girl. I was just a kid that would show up to his shows (he’s a local Jacksonville DJ). He called me and...
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02
Jun
2014

ElectroShockHer

Derby Name: ElectroShockHer Derby Number: 72 What does your derby name mean to you? In my other life I’m a neurophysiologist, and I get paid to shock people with electricity! Favorite Position: Blocking, NSOing, and soon to be Reffing… How you found out about roller derby: I came to the rink one night with my teenage son...
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27
May
2014

Canadia

Derby Name: Canadia Derby Number: 1057 What does your derby name mean to you? I first learned about roller derby when I lived in Ontario (Canada). I lived there for most of my adult life and felt it was an appropriate salute to a pretty awesome place. Favorite Position: I prefer blocking with my teammates....
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03
Apr
2014

Nacho Friend

Derby Name: Nacho Friend Derby Number: 32 (cause I’m 32 flavors and then some) What does your derby name mean to you? It’s cheesy just like me. I am striking fear into the hearts of my opponents as well as making them laugh. You never know what you’re gonna get. I am not afraid to...
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28
Feb
2014

Amy Thystle

If roller derby were a circus, and sometimes it is, Amy Thystle would be the ringmaster. Chances are, if you’ve been to one of our bouts or seen one on CW-17, you’ve seen her standing in the middle of the track, keeping each game moving in her most oft position of Jam Timer. One of...
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12
Feb
2014

Noam Bombsky

Name: Noam Bombsky Derby Number: 57 What does your derby name mean to you? It’s a play on the name of linguist, political theorist, cognitive psychologist, and general renaissance man Noam Chomsky. Favorite Position: Blocker How you found out about roller derby: My friend dragged me to a practice because she really wanted to try it and didn’t want to...
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14
Jan
2014

Krispy Kreme-Her

Derby Name: Krispy Kreme-Her Derby Number: 00 What does your derby name mean to you: Donutsss Favorite Position: Jammer How you found out about roller derby: I watched my sister, Suzie Bonebreaker, play her first bout and new I absolutely had to be a part of this sport. Date you started with the Jacksonville Roller...
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06
Jan
2014

Dawnminat’er

Derby Name: Dawnminat’er Derby Number: 420 What does your derby name mean to you? My name is Dawn and I like to dominate my competition, so why not combine the two!? Favorite Position: Wouldn’t you like to know! 😉 How you found out about roller derby: Compton’s Most Wanted, one of our retired skaters from...
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24
Dec
2013

Dodge RammHer

Derby name: Dodge RammHer Derby number: 44 What does your derby name mean to you? My last name is Dodge. When I was in middle school my classmates would always make jokes; asking me if “that thing has a Hemi?” or my favorite “can I ram that dodge?” Now I can truly answer yes to those questions....
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Team of the Month

Team of the Month

Volunteer of the Month: Mysty Joseph

 Volunteer of the Month: Mysty Joseph

Skater of the Month: Erin Go Brawl

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