'Wagon Burners' bumping elbows in roller derby league

Back in the 1970s roller derby was more an excuse for men to look at women in short shorts than an actual sport.

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Back in the 1970s roller derby was more an excuse for men to look at women in short shorts than an actual sport.

But, today women from all over the world are reclaiming the game.

For the first time a First Nation community is fielding a team in Montreal.

APTN’s Tom Fennario speaks to the “The Wagon Burners.”

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.