START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Roller Derby: The Tiger Bay Brawlers

Roller Derby: The Tiger Bay Brawlers
Video News by NewsLook

The Tiger Bay Brawlers roller derby team mark one year in the the all-women sport with a celebratory bout.

Read more: Fitness, Fun, Health, Life, Videos, Videos, , , , , , , ,

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love

Chris from NewsLook

Chris is the Managing Editor at NewsLook, an interactive news service providing premium video content from more than 50 international sources.


+ add your own
12:34AM PST on Jan 30, 2012

To me, roller derby looks awful rough, but maybe that is just a show for the fans.
I remember learning to skate as a kid, I was on the floor more of the time than on my feet. LOL.

10:29PM PST on Jan 25, 2012

When my husband and I first saw Roller Derby in person, he said "You've missed your calling. It's too bad they didn't have this 20 years ago." I agree. It really looks like fun, but my old joints cannot take the pounding anymore. :-(

6:46AM PST on Jan 19, 2012

LOL I love the names of these groups!

11:57PM PST on Jan 18, 2012

Here in Seattle we have have our beloved RAT CITY ROLLERS, and they kick butt :-))

9:40PM PST on Jan 18, 2012

Thank you.

8:10PM PST on Jan 18, 2012


8:03PM PST on Jan 18, 2012

"Hustl'n Rollers", "Preskilla Presleys" and "Women Of Mass Destruction" in Memphis at the Fairgrounds.

7:05PM PST on Jan 18, 2012

Thank you.

4:51PM PST on Jan 18, 2012


9:32AM PST on Jan 18, 2012

Roller Derby is so much fun! I'm just starting, but I'm already having a blast.
It's not so much about violence, but athleticism, strategy, stamina... yeah, you do take a few "hits" here and there, it's part of the game, but punching, pushing, hitting is not allowed. It's a real sport, unlike the fake, staged version of the 70s. And it's for all ages. Most players are in their mid-30s, and they're moms, teachers (even yoga instructors!), you name it -- people from all walks of life! I love it!

add your comment

Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking


thanks for sharing

Loving friends. tks for sharing

Sad and happy about this story. Great job, poor darling dogs.


Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!