Tag Archives: strategy

Let’s All Jump the Apex!

Some jammers (and blockers) jump the apex all of the time.  However, for me (as for many other skaters), it took me years before I could get myself to jump the apex.  It was scary, seemed impossible, and I could … Continue reading

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Jammer Strategy – Before the Whistle Blows

There is so much strategy in roller derby. Blockers have set plays, different positions for different scenarios, and must constantly be communicating in order to be effective.  Jammers are a bit different.  Sure, I communicate with my blockers when I … Continue reading

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