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London Rollergirls Win WFTDA Playoffs Evansville

September 21, 2014

WFTDA teams from three countries converged in Evansville, Indiana, USA Sept. 19-21 to skate the latest chapter of WFTDA history. The international 2014 WFTDA Division 1 Playoffs Evansville brought together top-tier skaters and teams from the United States, United Kingdom and Canada.

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Second Round of Division 1 Playoffs Begins Friday

September 18, 2014

2014 WFTDA D1 Playoffs Evansville

The second round of the international 2014 WFTDA Division 1 Playoffs begins Friday, Sept. 19, in Evansville, Indiana. Teams from three countries, 10 of the top teams in women's roller derby, will compete in the Ford Center over the next three days to determine which three teams will advance to the international 2014 WFTDA Championships.

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WFTDA Seeks Proposals From Officiating Clinic Hosts

September 15, 2014

The WFTDA is now accepting proposals from leagues interested in hosting 2015 WFTDA Officiating Clinics. The WFTDA plans to host 12 to 15 Officiating Clinics worldwide in 2015. The WFTDA will work with hosting partners, instructors and the roller derby community to ensure the thorough and effective training of roller derby officials.

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WFTDA Accepts 8 New Apprentice Members

September 8, 2014

The WFTDA has extended Apprentice membership to an additional eight leagues worldwide. The WFTDA Apprentice Program is designed to serve as a steppingstone to full WFTDA membership, to ensure that leagues are well prepared for the transition to a WFTDA Member League. This group of leagues continues the association's international growth, with new Apprentice members hailing from Europe, North America and Australia.

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Gotham Girls Roller Derby Wins Sacramento Playoffs

September 7, 2014

WFTDA tournament season resumed in Sacramento, California, USA, this weekend with the first round of the international 2014 WFTDA Division 1 Playoffs. Despite strong challenges from their opponents, Gotham Girls Roller Derby, of New York, New York, USA, maintained their multi-year undefeated streak and advanced to the international 2014 WFTDA Championships as a 1 seed. Gotham are the reigning WFTDA Champions, having won the title three years in a row.

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