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Posted: September 9, 2013 at 3:12 a.m.

Special to the Democrat-Gazette/ERIC FRANCIS
Leslie Garrett braids a player's hair before a Gotham Girls Roller Derby bout in May in New York. A former blocker for Central Arkansas Roller Derby in Little Rock, Garrett is the Gotham Girls' bout manager.

Special to the Democrat-Gazette/ERIC FRANCIS Leslie Garrett braids a player's hair before a Gotham Girls Roller Derby bout in May in New York. A former blocker for Central Arkansas Roller Derby in Little Rock, Garrett is the Gotham Girls' bout manager.

Leslie Garrett doesn’t skate anymore. After three years of rolling with the Brooklyn Bombshells in the closest thing to derby’s major leagues — Gotham Girls Roller Derby in New York — arthritis-induced joint problems made retirement a necessity last year.

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