Articles Tagged "Sunshine N Painbows"
Saturday night the undefeated first-place Fury took the track in what some thought might be another routine win on the way to the finals. Much to their surprise, The Fury were caught up in a fight for their lives as the Double Crossers pushed forward with what was their greatest performance all season.
The playoff bout saw 15 separate lead changes between the two teams as the Double Crossers piled on points, crowded The Fury’s jammers, and generally made life on the track hell for feared furiosas.
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Recently, Jackie Daniels and Bloody Elle gave ESPN their take on facing Gotham Girls’ powerhouse Bonnie Thunders, while Tamikaze, Shelby Musting and SpartaKris talked derby with WGN Sports Night. Meanwhile, JohngysBeat.com caught up with Tamikaze, Bork Bork Bork, Jackie Daniels and Sunshine N Painbows on camera while Gapers Block went behind the mask with the WCR mascots.
Windy City’s Second Wind went down swinging in a transcontinental grudge-match against Toronto’s A-Team, losing 231-179 at the UIC Pavilion Saturday, March 30, 2013. Early on in the bout, both teams were vying for a win but the Second Wind just didn’t have enough gas in the tank to pull it off.
Friday night’s first bout on March 1, 2013, matched up the 2012 champion Manic Attackers against the Double Crossers, a team with a lot of new faces and new talent. The XX made their mark in January with determination and great teamwork, having closed out the preseason tournament with a sassy last minute victory against the Hell’s Belles. This weekend the Crossers showed their squad’s athleticism and growing potential, but they still had their hands full against the Ivy King Cup winners throughout the bout.
This week, Chicago Now previews the talent of the four fearsome home teams, while Time Out Chicago and Chicago3Media get us pumped for the Charity Round Robin season opener.
Meanwhile, Men's Health reveals AliSin Chains' off-skates sports obsession , Dnainfo shows us why Outlaw Ferrel is a hero on and off the track, and Chicago Reader and Alarm Magazine chat with Moby Nipps and Sargentina about maimed fingers and beefy thighs.
Your Windy City Rollers are shaking things up for the 2013 Season. We are proud to announce the new rosters for this exciting season! You can check out all the new faces as well as your favorite skaters this Saturday, Jan. 26, at the 2013 Round Robin Charity Bout! We'll see you at 6 p.m. at the UIC Pavilion!
You knew they could hit, they could skate, and that they can win. But did you know that some of your Windy City Rollers can write as well? Some devote their careers to journalism and editing, while other seasoned Windy City Rollers blog on a number of subjects just out of creativity and passion.
What can you expect, this season besides a lot of lead changes and flip-flopping on which team is going to win the Ivy King Cup? Here’s what some of the captains have to say for 2012.
Sunshine N Painbows was the Windy City Rollers’ 2011 Rookie of the Year. She got of her first dose of derby as a spectator two summers ago and made the farm team, becoming a Haymarket Rioter in September 2010. SnP, as her teammates call her for short, was drafted as a new member of the Double Crossers in early 2011, and WCR’s Second Wind travel team in April 2011 before getting promoted to become a member of the Windy City All-Stars a month later. This week we sat down with SnP to talk ...
Announcing the rosters for your 2012 Windy City Roller Travel Teams! Congratulations to all the skaters, new and returning veterans. Come to the UIC Pavilion on Saturday, March 31 for your first chance to see these teams in their first home bout of the season!