Rollerderby

ROLLER DERBY XTREME!

All of us are given a name at birth. Whether it’s Anna, Amanda, Apple or something not starting with the letter ‘A’, we learn to like or loathe it. Either way, we live with it.

But there’s a whole subculture of women out there who have taken on a second name. Like Breakface At Tiffany’s. Or Iron Maven. How about Florence Night-in-Jail or Ziggy Skullbust?

Then there’s me, Barack Oharmher.

At 20-years old I decided to enter the world of roller derby by signing up to a newly formed team on the Gold Coast. I became what they call “fresh meat”: a ...

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4 Comments

  • Reply October 28, 2012

    Olive

    I’d seriously LOVE to do derby – perfect mix of fitness, fun, competitiveness and roller skating. Gotta get the dicky knees under control first though…

  • Reply October 28, 2012

    Lucy

    I love this story, best derby name. Although Breakface At Tiffany’s might be a good rival. If I had to have a derby name I’d go with Lucy in the Eye (instead of Sky, always been a big Beatles fan)

  • Reply October 29, 2012

    Heather

    I wanna see this!!!

  • Reply October 30, 2012

    RobynMarie

    I wanna do this!!!I

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