Greensboro Roller Derby Holds Two Holiday Bouts For Area Charities

Greensboro Roller Derby will continue its tradition of offering the Triad a raucous good time to benefit charitable causes at two upcoming bouts: Thanksgiving Throwdown – featuring the Appalachian Rollergirls at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex’s Special Events Center, West Wing B on Sunday, November 18- doors open at 4, bout begins at 5pm. This bout… Continue reading Greensboro Roller Derby Holds Two Holiday Bouts For Area Charities

Greensboro Roller Derby Leads “Enough To Go Around,” A Local Food Drive

Share the bounty this harvest season! Greensboro Roller Derby is partnering with several area businesses in “Enough To Go Around,” an ongoing food drive. The food drive began October 8 and will run through Greensboro Roller Derby’s home team championship bout on December 1. Food collected during this drive will mean the difference between hunger… Continue reading Greensboro Roller Derby Leads “Enough To Go Around,” A Local Food Drive

Greensboro Roller Derby goes VIRAL on BUZZFEED

Greensboro Roller Derby’s own Pinky La Pain was the featured headline on the popular website Buzzfeed (Friday)! These photos were taken before the Sept 23 bout at the Greensboro Coliseum, and Pinky and her husband, Josh, were married Sept 29. Pinky, aka Sarah Hamrick, is both a Battleground Bettie and a Gate City Roller Girl.… Continue reading Greensboro Roller Derby goes VIRAL on BUZZFEED

Greensboro Roller Derby Accepted as WFTDA Apprentice League

Greensboro, NC— The Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) is proud to announce today that Greensboro Roller Derby has been accepted as an “Apprentice” affiliate of the WFTDA, the governing body for women’s amateur flat track roller derby. “This has been our goal since the very beginning,” said Ivy Barger, the league’s PR/Marketing committee representative.… Continue reading Greensboro Roller Derby Accepted as WFTDA Apprentice League

Greensboro Roller Derby Hosts “Running of the Bulls”-style Fun-Run and Block Party

On Saturday, October 6th, Greensboro Roller Derby brings the excitement of Spain’s “Running of the Bulls” to downtown Greensboro. Like the annual event in Pamplona, Spain, participants will try to outrun a rampaging horde that relentlessly gives chase through the streets. Only the bravest attempt the run, and not all will escape the wrath of… Continue reading Greensboro Roller Derby Hosts “Running of the Bulls”-style Fun-Run and Block Party

Greensboro Roller Derby League To Hold September Bout

Greensboro Roller Derby will present an exciting, hard-hitting intraleague bout on Sunday, September 23, at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center. The bout, “Wheels of Steel,” will feature the Battleground Betties and the Mad Dollies meeting for the second time this season. Both teams want a spot in the championship bout, to be held in… Continue reading Greensboro Roller Derby League To Hold September Bout

Intra-League Roller Derby Bout With Star Wars Theme

Worlds will collide on Saturday, June 30th, at Greensboro’s Barber Park. Two of Greensboro Roller Derby’s three league teams, The Battleground Betties and the Elm St. Nightmares, will face off in a Star Wars-themed bout titled “Roller Wars.” Though it promises to be an action-packed game, “Roller Wars” will not just feature fast-paced, hard-hitting skating.… Continue reading Intra-League Roller Derby Bout With Star Wars Theme