Archive for August, 2013

Derby Love, on and off the track

By Guest Blogger on Friday, August 23rd, 2013 in Skater Articles. No Comments

by Killer Zee Derby can forge some intense relationships, more so than any other sport or club I have been part of. No one else but your teammates knows what it’s like to get wailed on three times a week, endure grueling drills, and run practices. While we have people outside of derby that support […]

SyndiSneer

By sneerandloathing on Sunday, August 18th, 2013 in Events. No Comments

The Outfit’s charter team the Syndicate has been in a lot of places this year. While generally that would mean interesting travel and wild stories of strange rural Midwest towns, this season leaned more towards a different direction. Structurally the Syndicate has changed in players more often than it has in recent years past. The […]

Featured Skater – August 2013

By The Chicago Outfit on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 in Featured Skater. No Comments

Jenergizer Bunny #82 Q: How did you first become involved in roller derby? A: A friend asked me to try out for roller derby with her. She knew all about the sport and I knew nothing but I wanted to support her so I tried out with her just for fun. I fell in love […]

July 20 Video Highlights

By The Chicago Outfit on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 in Video. No Comments

See what happened on July 20, 2013 when the Ohio Gang Green and the Ohio All Stars rolled into Chicago to face The Chicago Outfit’s Shade Brigade and Syndicate. Video: Mad-Dash Media District Music: Rollerskate by Matias Aguayo Like Mad-Dash Media District on Facebook: facebook.com/maddashmediadistrict Visit Mad-Dash Media District

The Mommy Track: Keeping Things in Czech

By Guest Blogger on Sunday, August 4th, 2013 in Derby Moms. No Comments

by Hip Czech I thought about trying out for The Chicago Outfit for over a year before finally deciding to do it. As a mom of two kids working full time as a librarian, it seemed daunting to add the commitment a roller derby team requires (including several practices a week, and hours running and […]

OREGON OR BUST!

By The Chicago Outfit on Thursday, August 1st, 2013 in News. No Comments

Help us make it to the 2013 Division 1 Playoffs! I don’t know if you’ve heard the news, but the Chicago Outfit Syndicate was invited to the division one WFTDA playoffs in Salem Oregon! We’ll be playing against the best of the best, the cream of the crop, the whipped cream on top! But, Shima, […]