Rules with Skew – an introduction

A few years ago, I used to regularly blog on another medium. The main content of the blog consisted of misunderstandings about the rules I encountered in the roller derby community, and me attempting to demystify them. Apparently people liked that sort of thing… They were sometimes about that great new tactic that isn’t so […]

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Seven ways to integrate rules learning into your roller derby league

I’ve been party to some interesting exchanges recently, that reveal the following to be true: You can get really far and be successful in playing roller derby (and even officiating roller derby!), and still have unexpected gaps in your rules knowledge, simply because you’ve never wanted/needed to know until right at that moment. New situations […]

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