Roller Derby: Potential Fresh Meat

There is a lot of roller derby up here. Clinics, training, camps, boot camps, recreational groups, and amazing teams. Best of all, is that there is an amazing recreational league called Potential Fresh Meat, or PFM.

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Gearing Up for Roller Derby

At the beginning of 2018, roller derby was on my mind most of the time. When I wasn’t helping with team fundraisers or hanging out with the girls, I was watching an endless number of youtube videos, researching skates, wheels, bearings, and gear.

How Roller Girls are Made

I never thought I’d be a roller girl. I never imagined that roller derby would become my obsession and passion.
Girls wearing fishnets and hitting each other? Why would I want to get involved with that?
I’m not a badass. I have no interested in being some kind of sex icon or having an alter-ego. The roller derby girls I knew were not the type of women I would fit in with… or so I thought.