From New York to Kentucky, women so tough they gotta wear wheels
By Tara Tyson, Metromix
Not a pastime for the faint of heart or the un-elbow padded, roller derby has taken the country by storm of late, presumably for its fierce athleticism, rough attitude, and spirit of competitive fun—plus, there’s always a chance for a cat fight!
But don't mess with these ladies in the roller rink. They're suited up with blades of glory and aren't in the rink to play nice.
Check out these titans of the track from leagues across the country—and don’t expect them to play nice.