(crédit photos: David Andrew Morris)
(17) Montreal Skids Past (20) Boston, 188-117
WILMINGTON, MA– DNN #21 Boston started out as big sisters to DNN #17 Montreal as the Canadians made their way into WFTDA in 2007, and that sibling rivalry has remained even though the New Skids have been on top since 2011. This time out Montreal kept their winning streak safe, and took the bout 188-117.
(photo credit: Marc-Antoire Vachon)
In the last year, Tri-City have lost some key veteran players. “It allowed several players to shine and to prove themselves capable” the team said after the bout. From their side, the New Skids had very particular objectives: “We wanted to try out new strategies based on the new rules. We also wanted to work on
Position: Pivot,Blocker, Jammer when needed…
Please tell us where your odd name came from?
There is not really a big story behind it… I just really like food! Cheese being one of my favourites and you have to admit if someone came after you with a cheese grater you would be a little afraid!
What is your gear of choice?
I’m not really that big on gear. I change it when its broken and I almost always change it for the same thing! Skates: Ridell 595 boot with nylon, PowerDyne plates, Wheels: Atom Jukes… Sometimes
On November 26th, the Montreal Roller Derby League threw its end of season bash 50s style. It was also time to welcome all our rookies and transfers.
The winners of the MTLRD Awards were revealed that night, some voted by the league, some voted by the fans.
And the winners are…
League members Awards
Best Jammer Les Contrabanditas:
Mange Moi El Cul
Best Jammer Les Filles du roi:
Best Jammer La Racaille:
Beat Jammer Les New Skids on the Block:
Best Jammer Les Sexpos:
Best Pivot Les Contrabanditas