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2019 International WFTDA
November 15-17, 2019
Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard
Montréal, Québec, Canada
ROSE CITY WINS!
Rose City Rollers (Seed #1) of Portland, Oregon, USA won the 2019 International WFTDA Championships in Montréal and will take home the Hydra trophy once again. Gotham Girls Roller Derby (Seed #2) of New York, New York, USA came in second, and Victorian Roller Derby League (Seed #3) of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia came in third.
Gotham’s Bonita Apple Bomb was selected as tournament MVP.
WE ARE NATION: A GAME WITHOUT BORDERS
The WFTDA was honored to host WE ARE NATION: A GAME WITHOUT BORDERS featuring Team Indigenous and Jewish Roller Derby during the 2019 Championships tournament. Read more about this revolutionary event.
The top 4 teams in the June 2019 Rankings received a bye straight to Championships, and were be joined by the top three finishers from the Playoffs tournaments in Winston-Salem and Seattle. Seeding for those six teams was determined based on the September 30 Rankings (read more). Read more about the WFTDA Tournament Structure and Seeding Process.
Hosted by Montréal Roller Derby
“Montréal Roller Derby is super excited and honored to host our first #WFTDAChamps! MTLRD is proud to hold a space of inclusion, solidarity, and where Roller Derby is an expression of community. Receiving the highest level skaters from all over the world makes this event the most beautiful expression of our international community of love.”