Why aren’t roller derbies more popular in America. They’ve got everything we crave in our sports. Strength, speed, power, on-the-fly strategizing. The idea is this: A bunch of people on teams A and B skate around a track, with a designated member of each trying to lap the other team. Everyone else on the track attempts to help his own scorer lap freely or inhibit the other team’s scorer from doing so. They’re given a lot of leeway in accomplishing this; body blocks are common. It can get brutal. And it is likely to get brutal... More >>>