text by Cosmic Payback title photo by Dave Snook For four years already Silesia can be proud of having the best spot for rollerskating under the roof during the winter time. In 2015 few dedicated guys decided, that they cannot allow the winter hibernation to take place and created a space opened to all lovers… Continue reading Chicks In Bowls Winter Meet Up traditionally in Skate In Park / Zimowy meetup Chicks In Bowls tradycyjnie w Skate In Park
by Moan Alisa photos Jan Hutter This event was hosted by my team Hard Breaking Dolls and our biggest aim for the event was to give the first scrimmage to our own Freshmeat from last year. Of course, the participants weren't just from HBD, but there was also skaters from our sister teams Prague City… Continue reading Freshmeat Scrimmage in Prague / Scrimmage freszy w Pradze
by Rita Skater photos: Karolina Serkowska On March 16, very, very early in the morning, I got on the train to get to Gdańsk, where I had to watch two Short Track Roller Derby games by Gdańsk Chrome Sirens Roller Derby. It was the first public edition of this roller derby version in Europe, the… Continue reading I Tricity Roller Derby Doubleheader – short track edition / I Trójmiejski Roller Derby Doubleheader – edycja short track
by Axis of Stevil photos from the personal archives Roller derby is more than a sport - it’s a subculture with its own fans, followers and supporters. Ever in search of revenue, derby leagues market a variety of merchandise to these people. T-shirts and sweatshirts, hats and scarves, posters and stickers, and of course, patches.… Continue reading The Art of Roller Derby Patch Collecting / Sztuka kolekcjonowania naszywek Roller Derby
by Rita Skater photos Tom Malko March 23-24 in Warsaw, Warsaw Hellcats Roller Girls together with Warsaw Hellbadgers Officials Squad organized a Spring Bootcamp with Miracle Whips, Wonder Zebra and Shref. We were very lucky, because the weather on both days was beautiful and encouraged increased activity. And that was quite a lot! Over 50… Continue reading Spring bootcamp in Warsaw / Wiosenny bootcamp w Warszawie
As you can read in “Skates in the city” we highly recommend wearing helmet at any occasion on skates. We know you might feel you don’t look pretty in it but that’s why we always have DIY tips for you 🙂 In sport stores or skate shops you might find helmets in any colour you… Continue reading Paint you helmet – tutorial / Zrób to sam – pomaluj swój kask
To organize a super event, you need a whole bunch of people who will agree to help you, whether for love for a derby or for a friendship. / Do organizacji super eventu potrzebna jest cała masa ludzi, którzy zgodzą ci się pomóc czy to z miłości do derby czy z przyjaźni do was.