Rolling into derby season

It may not be quite the same as the 70s roller derby that many know from television, but roller derby is alive and well in Pictou County. With all the hits, strategy and fast skating it’s hard to find something about the sport that doesn’t interest most. Heading into the new summer season this year...

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My first year of roller derby

People generally look at me with surprise when I tell them I play roller derby. It’s either because they don’t think of me as someone who plays full contact sports or because they didn’t know there was anything like that around here. Derby may get a bad reputation from people thinking that we’re rowdy, rough...

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