Archive for May, 2011

Young and In Love

By Loka in Motion on Monday, May 30th, 2011 in Uncategorized. 1 Comment

Saturday was my 20th birthday. My first thought was F**K YEA BLUE MAN GROUP!! But right after that my thought was okay, just one more year til I’m finally 21. My mom always says, “don’t wish your life away,” but that was hard not to do when I joined roller derby in November of last […]

For The Love Of Roller Derby

By The Chicago Outfit on Friday, May 20th, 2011 in Uncategorized. 1 Comment

Growing up my sister and I were always the tomboys on the block. We were working on cars with our dad, skating and raising hell since I can remember. I was always deeply bothered by claims of what a woman should and should not do, say, act, and be. It wasn’t uncommon for me to […]

Just in case you missed it

By Sylvia Plaster on Friday, May 20th, 2011 in Uncategorized. No Comments

I can’t believe our home opener was a week ago already. If, like me, you didn’t get to see much of the bout (I was working the door, guarding the entrance to the locker room, fun stuff like that), then you missed a really amazing event. Both the Shade Brigade and the Syndicate were on […]

10 Reasons to attend the Chicago Outfit Home Opener, THIS SATURDAY NIGHT

By Agony Andy on Thursday, May 12th, 2011 in Uncategorized. 2 Comments

. This is the year of the Outfit. If you’ve seen us play in the past and you think you know what’s in store, think again. The world of roller derby is talking about us, and you will too. The Syndicate is burning up Derby News Network power rankings, and laying out every team we’ve played this season. The Shade Brigade redefines what it means to be a “B Team.” We’re good. We do the damn thing. And we don’t feel the need to be modest.

Chicago Outfit Roller Derby: Jamming Against Cancer at the ACS Walk and Roll

By screamprinter on Friday, May 6th, 2011 in Uncategorized. 2 Comments

Contact: chicagooutfitpress@gmail.com chicagooutfitrollerderby.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Chicago Outfit Roller Derby: Jamming Against Cancer at the ACS Walk and Roll CHICAGO, IL – FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2011 – Chicago Outfit Roller Derby will be skating against cancer in the American Cancer Society’s Walk and Roll 2011, held on Saturday, May 15, in downtown Chicago.  This is […]

Mark Your Calendars

By Sylvia Plaster on Thursday, May 5th, 2011 in Events. No Comments

Folks, there is so much good stuff coming your way in the next few weeks. Mark your calendars because you are not going to want to miss any of this! Saturday, May 14: The Chicago Outfit’s 2011 Home Opener (sponsored by Howard Brown Health Center) Windy City Fieldhouse, 2367 West Logan Blvd. Locate your local […]

JBTV segment on NBC Chicago Nonstop!

By screamprinter on Monday, May 2nd, 2011 in Uncategorized. No Comments

NBC Chicago Nonstop channel 5.2 will be running the JBTV segment again in their Scene In Chicago show today! Originally aired on April 16, here’s the segment in case you missed it on our video section of the website: