Let’s Talk Baseball – Edmonton Prospects, Dr. Randy Gregg’s Team, Sylvan Lake Gulls

We are coming up on some important dates in the uncomfortable situation between Patrick Cassidy’s Edmonton Prospects and Dr. Randy Gregg’s vision for baseball that currently does not include his own baseball team. From within an article by Alberta Dugout Stories, Mr. Cassidy stated: “…we are looking at other options, we are giving ourselves probablyContinue reading “Let’s Talk Baseball – Edmonton Prospects, Dr. Randy Gregg’s Team, Sylvan Lake Gulls”

Tearing Down the Stigma Surrounding Roller Derby, Part 3

We have examined the stigma’s surrounding Roller Derby in respect to the pageantry/gamesmanship and perceived level of violence. Today we look at the stereotypes surrounding the crowd at a roller derby event. We also take a positive look at the inclusive nature of Oil City Roller Derby (OCRD) and the sport in general. A) AsContinue reading “Tearing Down the Stigma Surrounding Roller Derby, Part 3”

Part Two of Tearing Down the Stigma Surrounding Roller Derby

Part one of tearing down the stigma surrounding Roller Derby was focused on the pageantry/gamesmanship of the sport. Part two will focus on the perception the sport is overly violent. A big thank you to the several members of Oil City Roller Derby (OCRD) who responded to the call to defend their sport. Popular sportsContinue reading “Part Two of Tearing Down the Stigma Surrounding Roller Derby”