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We're proud to announce that along with any new Neon Skates Beginner Package, we're going to send you home with a little booty! Booty Quake that is! Booty Quake is a number one name in derby fitness as Head Coach at Roller Derby Athletics.

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Your Skates After Injury Some of the greatest blog post inspirations come from your questions and this week, we're talking lower body injuries. Oh no, don't talk about injuries, no one wants to hear about that. Well, the reality is that most of Neon Skates' fans play a contact sport, and as with any sport, let alone one that involve hits, injuries can occur. Not talking about it doesn't make them go away and it certainly doesn't help us deal with them. The first and most important point we'll make about injuries is that you need to listen to your doctor...

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'Tis the season to squeeze the last out of the beautiful sunny weather that we can. There are two types of skaters that I see flocking to the great outdoors right now: those who have just bought a new pair of rec skates because they realized summer is almost over, and the roller derby recruits who are just crazy excited to be starting their learn to skate programs. If you fall into either of those groups, or if you just want to get more confident skating outdoors, then read on eager skater, read on. Here are FIVE things to consider...

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When adding up the costs of registering for fresh meat, investing in gear, and buying insurance, it can be tempting to cut corners where you can. Given league fees and insurance are kind of set in stone, gear is the one place you can save some cash. In our blog post, Money Will not Make you a Better Skater, we talked about not spending too much money on stuff that won't impact your player development. In this post, we're going to discuss the consequences of not spending enough. Fun fact: did you know that a consequence is just the result of an action...

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