Return of the Original Roller Derby

derbymug.jpgBy LuTillian Hudson

Bay Bombers vs. Cincinnati Cats, Saturday, February 23, 2008 at Alameda High School Gym, 2201 Encinal Ave., Alameda, CA. Doors open 7:00 pm., Derby time 8:00pm.
Roller Derby has been around since 1935. Since its conception Roller Derby fascinated and intrigued audiences both young and old around the world.
In the history of roller derby the Bay Bombers has been the champions for over 30 years. Such skaters have paved the way for the roller derby such as Charlie O’Connell, Joan Weston, Ann Calvello, and Cliff Butler. To our current skaters Robert “Icebox” Smith, Lali O, and the legendary Little Richard Brown who has been skating since 1963.
Your Hometown Bombers with Bay Area’s own General Manager/Coach Icebox, Little Richard Brown, Maverick, Earl Pearson, Lali Outhoummountry. This is the 2008 season opener for the world champion Bombers. The Cats have bad boy Dave Marez, Sweet Stephanie Garcia. The Cats are the wildest team in the league
Icebox promises not to let the fans down this year. He says the bombers will stay on at the top and tickets are on sale now!!!!!!!!!
Tickets can be purchased at Ozone, 1431 Park St., Alameda, 510-523-2547; Showin’ Out Hair Gallery, 3717 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, 510-531-0600; Nu Revelations, 10700 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, 510-632-1670; A World of Books, 137 Pelton Center Way, San Leandro, 510-483-5587.
Roller Derby Hotline 510-472-1153 or visit