Monthly Archives: August 2016

Overthinking Means Underperforming

I have grown quite a bit as a jammer over the last 5 years.  Just recently, I was thinking about my good bouts vs my bad bouts.  What was different about them?  Why did some bouts feel like a constant … Continue reading

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Be a Social Person, Not a Social Loafer

I spend a lot of time working out alone.  Sometimes it is hard to push myself when no one else is around.  So I love occasionally working out with a group.  It helps me stay accountable, push myself a little … Continue reading

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Offensive Derby Fans: When Do They Cross the Line?

The Minnesota All Stars played an away bout last Saturday. We were all excited to be traveling together for the weekend to play some derby. We even got surprised at the venue by some of our biggest fans from Minnesota … Continue reading

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Take Pride (And a Role) in Your League

Last weekend I participated in (part of) a leadership retreat for the Minnesota RollerGirls.  Seeing all of these strong leaders in a room together made me realize how important it is to step up and take on a league job … Continue reading

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