Kelly Walker / Modern Warfare
From Victoria, Australia
Roller Derby Player
Roller Derby Coach
Modern Warfare, Aka Mods, is a member of the Victorian Roller Derby League (VRDL) in Melbourne, Australia and skates with the VRDL All-Stars (currently ranked number 1 with the WFTDA).
Over the previous two seasons she's been with the VRDL, Mods has donned the blue and white at many national events including The Great Southern Slam and Royal Rumble, as well as travelling internationally to B Team Championships, Thin Air Thrown down and WFTDA Championships.
Her favourite part of the sport is the complicated strategy and being a part of the evolution of such a new sport. She enjoys participating in and supporting roller derby at all levels and will continue this involvement during the 2019 season and beyond.
Skating History 2016 to Current:
- Victorian Roller Derby League representing the Notorious VIC’s, Queen Bees and All-Stars
- Western Australia Roller Derby representing Wards of the Skate (A Team) ranked 7th in Pacific (on Flat Track Stats)
- Victorian Roller Derby League 2017 Transfer of the Year
Photo by Michele Hale
Blocker for the Victorian Roller Derby League (VRDL) All-Stars – Melbourne, Australia
Blocker for the VRDL Queen Bees – Melbourne, Australia
Skater at WFTDA Championships with VRDL All-Stars in New Orleans, Louisiana – 2nd Place
Skater at B Team Championships with VRDL Queen Bees in Dallas, Texas – 1st Place
Skater at Thin Air Throwdown with VRDL All-Stars in Denver, Colorado
Skater at The Great Southern Slam with VRDL Queen Bees in Adelaide, Australia – 2nd Place
Bench Coach for Perth Men’s Derby at United Roller Derby Playoffs in Melbourne, Australia
Mods is the founder of Self-care in Derby, an Instagram account dedicated to sharing and promoting self-care in the sport of roller derby.
She has also spent considerable time coaching the following leagues;
- Albany Roller Derby League – Perth, Western Australia
- Bunbury Roller Derby – Perth, Western Australia
- Dread Pirate Rollers – Perth, Western Australia
- Western Australian Roller Derby – Perth, Western Australia
- Victorian Roller Derby League – Melbourne, Victoria
Mods held the following roles in her league;
- League RolesCoaching
- WFTDA representative
- Social mediacontent producer
She also attended the 2014 WFTDA Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado and the2017 WFTDA Roller Derby World Summit in Manchester, England.
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