About Em Dash

Em Dash is a skater with Gotham Girls Roller Derby, which she joined in 2008 after a brief stint with Suburbia Roller Derby. She is also a founding member and Editor-in-Chief of Derbylife.com. For more of her writing, check out her new book, Derby Life: A Crash Course in the Incredible Sport of Roller Derby. (July 2015) http://www.gutpunchpress.com/

Author Archives: Em Dash

Learning to Pivot in Roller Derby

April 22nd, 2016 | by Em Dash

While every position in roller derby is important, the position of pivot is especially critical—and also unusually challenging. She’s the

Legs of a Superhero

July 20th, 2015 | by Em Dash

Sometimes derby makes you feel like a superhero. Wouldn't it be neat to have some workout gear that made you feel that good?

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