The girls spearheading roller derby's revival in Egypt

Story highlights

  • CaiRollers aim to get many Arab women playing roller derby
  • In January they hold the first international match in the Arab world
  • The game has been experiencing a resurgence globally

(CNN)After a busy working day, Rahma Diab makes her way to Cairo's International stadium. Boots strapped, helmet fastened, mouth guard in place, she braces herself for the hits and knocks that will inevitably come.