WFTDA runs on the power of its member leagues. Each league brings something different and special to the organization. Here we will introduce you to a different league every month, and tell you a little more about their accomplishments and contributions to the organization and the sport of women's flat track roller derby.
July 1, 2015
Glasgow Roller Derby was founded in 2007 and became a full WFTDA league in 2012 after completing the Apprentice Program. Since then, the tough team from Scotland has been steadily climbing in the ranks, traveling across Europe and into the United States to seek ever increasingly tougher opponents. Learn more about how Glasgow Roller Derby recently made an impressive leap in the rankings and their plans for even more success in 2015!
June 4, 2015
As roller derby has evolved, so have the Carolina Rollergirls. From a recent logo change and rebrand, to growing into a new practice space, the Carolina Rollergirls have shown that flexibility, creativity, and tenacity are key to the success of this sport in any market. Learn more about the Carolina Rollergirls and their plans to continue to evolve in the next decade of derby.
May 1, 2015
Located in sunny Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, Duke City Roller Derby was founded in 2005 and is throwing a year-long celebration in honor of their 10th anniversary, including their most recent accomplishment of becoming a non-profit! Between heavy tournament play, outdoor skating, and working with their junior roller derby team, Duke City continues to exemplify the evolution and passion that the sport of roller derby and the WFTDA community represent. Learn more about Duke City and their plans for the next decade of derby.
April 2, 2015
With over a decade of experience under their wheels, the Kansas City Roller Warriors know what it takes to keep a roller derby league running. From intense tournament play, working with their junior derby league, and launching a new "underground game" structure to entice fans, the Roller Warriors' ability to innovate and keep their community engaged has been pivotal to their success as a league. Learn more about our featured league and what this decade of roller derby has meant to them.
March 2, 2015
Formed in 2004, the Big Easy Rollergirls have weathered both the metaphorical and literal storms over the years that have tested and fortified their strength. After completing a dynamic season in 2014 that included the league's first trip to the WFTDA playoffs, the Big Easy Rollergirl's are poised for a 2015 filled with as much opportunity and success as bright lights of Bourbon Street. Learn more about this founding league of the WFTDA, the Big Easy Rollergirls.
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