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ACJD Road to JRDA Champs 2018

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By Tehya Boggs aka Bad Lil Jamma An event that attracts teams from all over the United States, the Junior Roller Derby Association (JRDA) Championships (July 20th-22nd) present high-level teams with an opportunity to showcase their skills against some of the top athletes in the sport. Angel City Junior Derby’s[…]

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Angel of the Month, July – Pearl Jam!

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We are in a ‘State of Love and Trust’ for July’s Angel of the month Pearl Jam aka PJ!! Pearl Jam, charmingly called Peegeee by her adoring league-mates, is an inspiration on and off the track. At just 15, PJ laced up her skates with Texas Junior Roller Derby and[…]

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Angel of the Month, June – Throttle Rocket!

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Angel City Derby’s June 2018 Angel of the Month is Throttle Rocket! Not everyone involved in roller derby straps on skates, and Throttle Rocket is an important part of Angel City’s community in so many ways! Throttle has been a member of ACD’s Parks & Recreation since 2015. She is[…]

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Angel of the Month, May – Batty Davis!

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Nuh nuh nuh nuh nuh na na na BATTY! Angel City’s May Angel of the Month is our own caped crusader… Batty Davis! Batty hails from Australia. She played with Inner West Roller Derby for two years before guest skating with ACD for a month in December 2013. We fell[…]

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Angel of the Month, April – Dizzy Izzy!

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Strong, determined, inspirational. A super skilled athlete who has an incredible drive especially for someone her age who will one day really inspire young athletes if she doesn’t already. These are some words used to describe our Angel of the Month for April 2018, Dizzy Izzy! Izzy started roller derby[…]

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Angel of the Month, March – Arie Hell!

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Up where she jams, pivots for fun, Up where she skates in the LA sun… Rolling and free, so glad that she’s Part of our world!!! That’s right, Angel City Derby’s March Angel of the Month is Arie Hell! Hailing from across the pond, Arie transferred from Delta Quads, in[…]

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Angel of the Month, February – Tui Lyon!

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Some may doubt the existence of unicorns, but we at Angel City Derby know better than to dismiss such power and grace; mythical or metaphorical. This sparkling skater possesses magic-like skating powers, trains and leads with vigor and kindness and lights up every room with amazing hair and personal style[…]

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Angel of the Month, January – Lo Betancourt!

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Angel City Derby is kicking off the year with a bang! Our January 2018 Angel of the Month is Lo Betancourt. Lo officially joined ACD via ACJD as a junior May 2015 and then aged out to skate with the adults in August 2015. Lo is our first junior skater[…]

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