RollerCon Skatepark Tour 8-1-2013 from Todd Bradley on Vimeo.

RollerCon Skatepark Tour 8-1-2013

On Thursday August 1, 2013, some attendees of RollerCon met in the Riviera lobby to go on the Las Vegas Skatepark Tour. This event happens each night of RollerCon, the world’s largest annual roller derby convention. It’s an opportunity for skaters of all skill levels to try vert skating in a safe and supportive environment, […]

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RMRG vs DRD Highlights from RollerCon 2013

RMRG 5280 Fight Club vs. DRD Mile High Club RollerCon August 2, 2013 Edited for the short attention span viewer Here are some of the highlights from one of my favorite bouts of RollerCon 2013 – Fight Club against Mile High Club. This had all the key points of fun roller derby – aggressive action, […]

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Queerleaders 2013

The Vagine Regime’s exclusive cheer squad, the Queerleaders, were bigger and better at RollerCon 2013 than ever before. We had a very full agenda on Saturday, August 3, 2013. The day started with cheer training and practice by the pool at the Riviera. Then Zelda Zonk passed out the vagina costumes and other fun stuff. […]

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MRDA All Star Showcase: White vs. Black

MRDA All Star Showcase: White vs. Black August 4, 2013 – RollerCon Las Vegas, Nevada On the last day of RollerCon 2013, some of the best players from the Men’s Roller Derby Association met for a full length bout. It was well-attended, and the crowd seemed to really enjoy the action. Here’s my perspective of […]

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The GAY Team

“In 2008 an elite recreational softball team was ousted from the league for penalties they didn’t commit. These women promptly escaped from the Justin Bieber lookalike contest to the roller derby underground. Today, still hit on by bro types who don’t get it, they survive as soldiers of queer liberation. If you have a problem […]

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bam bam ta-da from Todd Bradley on Vimeo.

bam bam ta-da

When I was at RollerCon 2012, I shot some footage of the challenge bout between The Vagine Regime and their arch-rivals The Caulk Suckers. This video is based on one of my favorite clips from that bout.

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One Fine Lap from Todd Bradley on Vimeo.

One Fine Lap

Two of my favorite blockers, Rivas and Mercy, harrass one of the world’s most famous jammers, Atomatrix. This is one lap of the action from the Vagine Regime vs. Caulk Suckers bout at RollerCon 2012. This is the kind of roller derby I love (except when Atomatrix gets away at the end).

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Queerleaders Invade RollerCon from Todd Bradley on Vimeo.

Queerleaders Invade RollerCon

The Queerleaders are the elite cheerleading squad for all-queer roller derby team Vagine Regime. I followed them before and during for The Vagine Regime’s headliner bout against their heterosexual arch-rivals The Caulk Suckers at RollerCon 2012. It was not only the most fun bout of the week, but one of the closest and most exciting. […]

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Denver Skatepark September 21, 2013

On a warm, sunny Saturday morning in September, several roller derby skaters from the Denver area visited the Denver Skatepark. I tagged along with my camera, and here’s what I saw. As you’ll see, some of the skaters were brand new to skating in a skatepark, and some had previous experience. But everyone seemed to […]

RollerCon Skatepark Tour 8-1-2013

On Thursday August 1, 2013, some attendees of RollerCon met in the Riviera lobby to go on the Las Vegas Skatepark Tour. This event happens each night of RollerCon, the world’s largest annual roller derby convention. It’s an opportunity for skaters of all skill levels to try vert skating in a safe and supportive environment, […]

RMRG vs DRD Highlights from RollerCon 2013

RMRG 5280 Fight Club vs. DRD Mile High Club RollerCon August 2, 2013 Edited for the short attention span viewer Here are some of the highlights from one of my favorite bouts of RollerCon 2013 – Fight Club against Mile High Club. This had all the key points of fun roller derby – aggressive action, […]

Queerleaders 2013

The Vagine Regime’s exclusive cheer squad, the Queerleaders, were bigger and better at RollerCon 2013 than ever before. We had a very full agenda on Saturday, August 3, 2013. The day started with cheer training and practice by the pool at the Riviera. Then Zelda Zonk passed out the vagina costumes and other fun stuff. […]

MRDA All Star Showcase: White vs. Black

MRDA All Star Showcase: White vs. Black

MRDA All Star Showcase: White vs. Black August 4, 2013 – RollerCon Las Vegas, Nevada On the last day of RollerCon 2013, some of the best players from the Men’s Roller Derby Association met for a full length bout. It was well-attended, and the crowd seemed to really enjoy the action. Here’s my perspective of […]

PPDD vs. CRDA – August 11, 2013

PPDD vs. CRDA – August 11, 2013

On a warm Sunday morning in Denver, Colorado, the all star teams from Pikes Peak Derby Dames and Calgary Roller Derby Association met for the first time. This closed-door roller derby competition was held at the Denver Roller Dolls’ Glitterdome practice facility. Though PPDD was ahead almost the whole bout, CRDA kept the score very […]

The GAY Team frame

The GAY Team

“In 2008 an elite recreational softball team was ousted from the league for penalties they didn’t commit. These women promptly escaped from the Justin Bieber lookalike contest to the roller derby underground. Today, still hit on by bro types who don’t get it, they survive as soldiers of queer liberation. If you have a problem […]

yes, this thing is now on

After a bunch of work, all of my roller derby videos are here in one place – Derbyverse! Yeah, Derbyverse is my derby culture interview series (Season 1 rolled out Summer 2011, Season 2 is being edited this very moment) but I’ve shot a lot of other stuff that isn’t interviews. And now it’s here. […]

Glitterdome Gladiators

Glitterdome Gladiators

I shot and edited this video for the Denver Roller Dolls. From the YouTube description: Faye Tall Blonde invites you to check out the Denver Roller Dolls’ juniors program, the Glitterdome Gladiators. Coached by some of the league’s best skaters, this program is open to both boys and girls.

Team SKATE IT OFF

Team SKATE IT OFF

I shot and edited this video for Team SKATE IT OFF, and I think this was the very first video I did related to roller derby.