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Bombers in the news

With eyes on May 9 East Bay match, S.F. Bay Bombers roller derby is fast and real

Jim Fitzpatrick is old-school roller derby, with his roots in the 1960s when the sport was riding high. Now he’s part of a modern resurgence and is bringing his team, the San Francisco Bay Bombers, to Alameda on May 9.

You’ll see the ‘jammers’ breaking out of the pack, skating hard as they score points by passing their opponents and avoiding the heavier set ‘blockers.’ The Bombers are facing the Brooklyn Red Devils.

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Source: http://www.eichlernetwork.com/article/skating-mid-century-nostalgia