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Fresh Meat Basics / Misc.
Rollergirl's Fresh Meat File : basic but wide-spread in terms of coverage. A must.
More generally, Rollergirl's Info Page with basic skating, sizing, and gear maintenance This might save your skates.
Roller Derby Endurance Tips: Overview of suggested workouts to up your endurance, a must on the track.
The Roller Derby Resource: Roller Derby Skating Skills. These people know everything.
Skills and Technique
(This area was especially lacking in my searches. We need more info!)
Bay City Bombers' Training Guide Comprehensive, drawn from a great deal of experience.
Striding Techniques for Skaters: Some links are outdated but it's a good start.
Instructional Videos (all on Youtube)
Derby Form by Stray Cat of Central Coast Roller Derby
Stops by Stray Cat
Crossovers by Stray Cat
Pack-Skating Basics by Stray Cat
Backwards Skating by Stray Cat
Sideways Skating by the San Diego Derby Dolls
Knee Slides by Stray Cat
Double Knee Slides by Stray Cat
Power Slides by the SDDD
Whips and Pushes by Stray Cat
Leg Whips by the SDDD
Backwards Whips and Blocks by the SDDD
Endurance by Stray Cat
Blocking by Stray Cat
Destructive Blocking by the San Diego Derby Dolls
Juking by the SDDD
Transitions by Expertvillage
Evasive Transitions by the SDDD
Specific Blog Posts
Roller Derby Disorder: Keeping all your derby crap clean. Know this from day one. Excellent linkage.
Derby Girls Blog: Guest Post by Rockquelle Damage of the Denver Wreckin' Roller Rebels. Great tips on how to increase your chances of derby success by making small changes in your day-to-day life.
Queen of the Rink's top seven tips for fresh meat. Concise and smart.
The Paper Ecdysiast: Fresh Meat Tips. In case you missed last week's outing.
Fresh Meat Blogs
Fresh Meat: Tales From Derby Wannabes Their substantial archive is particularly noteworthy for the edification of freshies. More anecdotal than instructional, but awesome all the same.
Diary of a DerbyWannabe, particularly their Ten Goals in Ten Months Section Bright blog, great insight into the fresh meat tenderization process.
Start your own. Here, for example. Or here.