Archive for July, 2013

Chicago Outfit T-Shirt Design Contest

By The Chicago Outfit on Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 in Contests. No Comments

The details: The Chicago Outfit is looking for artists to design logos for our teams: The Syndicate, The Shade Brigade, and The Shakedown. Participants have the option to design a logo for just one team, or for all three (we would love that!) Winning designs will be printed as limited edition t-shirts. Winning designs will […]

What’s your jam?

By Guest Blogger on Friday, July 26th, 2013 in Skater Articles, The Family. No Comments

by Undead Miss Red   Bout day is serious, and roller derby is as much a mental game as it is a physical challenge. With these two truths in mind, what do skaters listen to as they get ready to play? What is #smashtag hearing through her white wires while she walks around the Windy […]

Featured Skater – July 2013

By The Chicago Outfit on Friday, July 12th, 2013 in Featured Skater. No Comments

Matza Ball Breaker #18 Q. How did you first become involved in roller derby? A. Long ago I attended try-outs for the now defunct Chi-Town Sirens with my partner in all things- the then Nicole, soon to be La Femme Nikita, now Final Frontier. I was unsure at first, skating for over a month in […]

Long-Time Skater, First-Time Bouter

By sneerandloathing on Friday, July 5th, 2013 in Featured Skater, Skater Articles. No Comments

I was recently approached by the head of the Outfit blog to interview a skater new to the Shade Brigade about her experience bouting with a new team. Initially my mind went straight to scanning the skaters new to the Outfit this season, trying to pick one that had been bumped up these past few […]