Watching roller derby can be a bit confusing if you don’t know what to look for. The players skate fast, hit hard and crash frequently, so having a basic understanding of how the game is played can be helpful. Even if you don’t know exactly what’s being called by the officials, it’s still incredibly entertaining to watch. Check out these videos to help you get a better understanding of what’s happening!
This is a great overview of the sport from the Texas RollerGirls: