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Posted May 16th, 2014

Before she laced up her skates for the Windy City Rollers, Mobile Chernobyl spent a good portion of her adult life at sea as a Lieutenant for the US Navy. Make sure to give her a high five this weekend as she joins the Manic Attackers in battle against the Double Crossers for the right to claim the Ivy King Cup.

Posted May 15th, 2014

Finally, the last love letter in the series is from the Manic Attackers captain, Zoe Trocious. Don't miss the final home teams showdown this weekend at the UIC Pavilion when the Manic Attackers face the Double Crossers at the Ivy King Cup Championship. Tickets are available now!

Posted May 14th, 2014

Continuing the series is a letter from Killa Nois and Cruel Whip, the captains of the Double Crossers. This team has had an amazing year, and it's paying off now as they enter the Ivy King Cup Championships this Saturday, May 17. Grab your tickets to witness the derby love.

Posted May 12th, 2014

For the Ivy King Cup championships on May 17, we are honoring veterans and first responders. Veteran skaters, staff and fans of the Windy City Rollers know Pap Doc and consider him part of the family. However, long before his career as a private practice medical doctor, Papa served our country as a member of the Air Force. We caught up with Papa Doc this week to ask about his life inside and outside derby, along with his role as veteran.

Posted May 9th, 2014

Ernest Ochoa has been both the man behind the camera and the eyes, ears, and creative brain behind the Windy City Rollers’ promos and video. Long before Ernest carried a camera around UIC Pavilion shooting derby, he was a member of the US Marine Corps, carrying a pack, weapons and more for military missions. In honoring first responders and the military at our May 17 bout, we sat down with Ernest to hear about his experience as a veteran.

Posted May 8th, 2014

A love letter to the Hell's Belles wouldn't be complete without hearing from co-captain Abita! Down. So. Much. Love.

Posted May 8th, 2014

Next in the series is a letter from Hell's Belles captain, Tay Q. Down. The Belles have their last bout of the season at the UIC Pavilion on May 17 as they face They Fury in a battle for 3rd place.

Posted May 2nd, 2014

Next in the Love Letters series is a rap written by The Fury captains Flo Rider and SpartaKris. Don't miss the conclusion of a hard-fought Fury season as they vie for 3rd place against the Hell's Belles on Saturday, May 17.

Posted April 25th, 2014

We may be aggressive on the track, but once  the last whistle blows, there is nothing but derby love. To commemorate 10 years of WCR adoration, we asked the captains to write a letter expressing their undying dedication to their team. This letter is from the Head of Officiating, Death Knellie, to her beloved Officials.

Posted April 12th, 2014

“We got some really solid transfers and draft picks this year, all of whom fit in seamlessly with our team. It’s something that’s really helped us regroup and rebuild faster.”

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