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Lory Hamill
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Fall Down Seven Times, Get Up Eight
So, let’s start at the beginning and how I found derby.  In October of 2013 I moved to this lovely little town in Northern Colorado, Fort Collins.  A large group of my family lived here, so I had visited frequently throughout my life.  My husband and I fina...

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She's Baaack!
At the stoniest of henges, STONEHENGE Wow, it's been a long time since I last poured my little derby heart out on the 'ole FoCo blog... I have missed it. Sort of. Its also been really nice to have a break from the pressure. Since my last post, a lot has cha...

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Wow, it's been a long time since I last poured my little derby heart out on the 'ole FoCo blog... I have missed it. Sort of. Its also been really nice to have a break from the pressure. Since my last post, a lot has changed. I took a break from derby, I ste...

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In Her Own Words: LA's Finest
 Hello. My name is Tess and I play the wonderful sport of roller derby with the FoCo Girls Gone Derby here in Fort Collins, CO. This league of amazing individuals has changed my life.  I moved to Colorado six years ago with no direction or purpose. I was bo...

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Suga's Goodbye Playlist
I
have always been the kind of person to apply song lyrics to certain
situations. Whether it’s time to party and “Shots” by LMFAO & Lil
Jon comes screeching from my mouth or it’s a dreary day and I listen to
sad indie music; I’ve always had a playlist t...

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Mollytov Maguire's Top 10 Derby Moments
Sometimes, in derby, conflict happens. This can be between players, between teams, between skaters and refs. Conflict is hard. I am not a fan. I don't like to manage people, I don't want to fight. I mean, I am Irish, so I kinda do but I know that it's not r...

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Non Skating Officials - Heart and Soul in Roller Derby
For many years I had been interested in roller derby, despite never attended a bout. It wasn’t until I met two co-workers, Unchained Malady and Mollytov Maguire, who spoke so enthusiastically about their league, FoCo Girls Gone Derby, that I finally decided...

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Right-Sizing your Derby Involvement
This week The Original Skankster and I sharing this little blog-o-sphere with a side-by-side piece about how we make derby fit our lives. I firmly believe that derby can be the right fit for everyone, and there are degrees to which you can be involved. From...
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