(Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review) Tower of Power, Katillaxe, and Lumen work together to slow down the Farmer’s Slaughters jammer.

Revelstoke Derailers crush their season opener

The Revelstoke Derailers skated their first bout of the season against Vernon’s Farmers’ Slaughters on Saturday evening at the Revelstoke Forum, winning 186-144.

The high intensity match featured some stone-wall blocks and some daring jammers dancing their way through the pack.

The next bout in Revelstoke is on July 7.

 

(Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review) The Farmer’s Slaughters of Vernon traveled to Revelstoke to face the Derailers in a Saturday night bout at the Revelstoke Forum.

(Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review) The Wheel Deal makes it through the pack.

Dirty and Beatts hold up the Farmer’s Slaughters jammer Crash Karma. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Daisy Nuke attempts to jam her way through the pack, with Blood Bath of the Farmer’s Slaughters skating in her way. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Daisy Nuke pushes Famer’s Slaughters jammer out of bounds. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

(Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review) Lumen and Tower of Power of the Derailers block the Farmer’s Slaughters jammer Crash Karma.

Just Posted

Revelstoke Rod and Gun club supports fishing proposal with conditions

The proposal considers reopening Revelstoke Reach of the Columbia Reach to angling

Growls and Hugs for Jan. 16

Someone or something got your hackles up? Or maybe someone made you… Continue reading

Glimpses of Revelstoke’s past for Jan. 16

125 Years Ago: Kootenay Star, Jan. 13, 1894 Three feet of snow… Continue reading

Revy Let’s Talk…About those awful noises

Stacie Byrne CYMHSU Project Lead “Nails on a chalk board, clicking together… Continue reading

LETTER: Traffic on Victoria Rd in Revelstoke

An MVA at Charles & Victoria earlier in December should be a… Continue reading

B.C. storm totals $37M in insured damages

The December storm wreaked havoc on B.C.’s south coast

Body of Canadian miner found after African kidnapping

Kirk Woodman’s body was discovered 100 kilometres from the site where he worked for Progress Mineral Mining Company in Burkina Faso

Study finds more than half of food produced in Canada wasted

The study released Thursday is the world’s first to measure food waste using data from industry and other sources instead of estimates

Snowed-in Austrian nuns insist they’re staying put

Authorities have deployed heavy equipment to clear snow and fallen trees blocking the road to the monastery

Chiasson nets shootout winner as Oilers edge Canucks 3-2

Edmonton moves one point ahead of Vancouver

B.C. chief says they didn’t give up rights for gas pipeline to be built

Hereditary chief: no elected band council or Crown authority has jurisdiction over Wet’suwet’en land

Condo rental bans may be on way out with B.C. empty home tax

Many exemptions to tax, but annual declarations required

UPDATE: B.C. boy, aunt missing for three days

The pair are missing from Kamloops

Daredevil changes game plan to jump broken White Rock pier

Brooke Colby tells council daredevil event would help boost waterfront business

Most Read