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Stories with subject: Roller sports
  • Vacant fire station becomes roller-sports park 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 6:59 pm
  • MANKATO, Minnesota - A former fire station in Mankato that's been transformed into a temporary skateboard park is drawing raves from teens who say it turned out better than they expected and from neighbors who say their early concerns have faded.

  • Roller derby gains popularity in suburban Philly 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 10:34 am
  • DOWNINGTOWN, Pennsylvania - Ten women wearing skates, kneepads, elbow pads, mouth guards and helmets are lined up, and when the whistle blows the game will start with a lot of pushing, shoving and hitting while the women simultaneously skate around the track.