Sunday, September 9th. 2pm @ Pier 8 Skate Pad – $PWYC (and canned goods)
The HCRG will be broken up into Golden Oldies and Bronze Babies for this scrimmage match. This is a family, and pet, friendly event. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and get ready for some outdoor roller fun.
This event is weather permitting, so if you plan to go make sure you check the HCRG facebook /twitter page if the weather seems risky.
Skater name: Dicey
Position: I like to do them all really
Favourite spot in Hamilton: This Ain’t Hollywood
Pre game music: Azaelia Banks
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: Helping out in the Hammer’s newest and coolest diner, Jack & Lois
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: Working the bench for the Bronze Babies while my wounded paw heals
Biggest fan: The beautiful and legendary Carla Coma
Skater name: Peppermental
Position: Blocker & Pivot
Favourite spot inHamilton: The Princess Point walking trails during moonlight.
Pre-game music: My pre-game music tends to change, and ranges from fast & aggressive to pop.
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: Digging in my garden, or stretching and preparing my body with hot yoga – stretching and releasing muscle tension is really important in roller derby, and prevents injury!
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: Giving our youthful opponents a really great game. Both teams have hard hitters, and swift offence. I can tell this is going to be a fun, competitive game.
Biggest fan: My two dogs, Bruce & Wilma: http://instagram.com/p/
Skater name: Fista Krusher
Position: Blocker or jammer – both are great fun!
Favourite spot in Hamilton: Lately This Ain’t Hollywood after practice or Poco Loco’s. Mmmm…pulled pork burrito.
Pre-game music: Kidd Rock (old heavy Kidd)
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: Walking my super cool Labrador Mr Bakon around or taking him to the Ancaster dog park.
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: Fun in the sun!
Biggest fan: Heather from Sarnia, we went to high school together and she is amazed by how awesome HCRG is.
Skater name: Sox Maniac
Favourite spot in Hamilton: The Pier 8 Skate Pad is one place I love, but I also enjoy all the beautiful trails we have here inHamilton.
Pre-game music: Right now I’d have to say Hypnotize by Jack White but who knows what I’ll be in the mood for come game day.
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: Hanging out with my munchkins – we have a lot of fun mountain biking but in the summer we spend most of our free time on the beach in Port Dover.
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: FINALLY being back on skates after a knee injury.
Biggest fan: My kids. They spent all day making me a huge “Sox” sign for the bout in June, and they held it up through the whole game. How cute is that?!
Skater name: Miz Karmakazee
Favourite spot in Hamilton: The Bayfront’s waterfront trail- I skate there every chance I can get
Pre-game music: “March of the Pigs” and anything else by Nine Inch Nails
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: Working on my Child and Youth Worker Diploma and hanging out with my kids.
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: Playing with some awesome senior HCRG skaters and kicking some butt on the track.
Biggest fan: My mom and dad
Skater name: Dymond Cut-Her
Favourite spot inHamilton: Waterfront
Pre-game music: T.I. & Carrie Underwood (Rap & Country = Awesomesauce)
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: Creating wearable art with sterling silver and gemstones, making the most beautiful jewellery you’ve ever worn!
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: Closing out the season with a win for the Babies!
Biggest fan: My boyfriend, Michael. He’ll be the loudest person there
Skater name: Ginger Wilde
Favourite spot inHamilton: RBG
Pre-game music: Motörhead
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: Chasing rainbows
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: Good times
Biggest fan: My kids
Skater name: Skarla
Position: Blocker/Backup jammer
Favourite spot in Hamilton: The beach front trail
Pre-game music: Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
When I’m not in the rink you can find me: On a frisbee field or basketball court
The biggest thing I’m looking forward to this Sunday: Skating hard for the Bronze Babies and showing those Oldies a thing or two