What’s New In the News

The following stories are gleaned from the newest stories on the web: 2019 Apex Awards These awards are chosen by the website “The Apex” https://thederbyapex.com/2019-apex-awards-c7d71eca0741 Roller derby & COVID-19 news From the website ANTICLOCKWISEBLOG https://anticlockwiseblog.wordpress.com/ WFTDA Statement in Support of FFRS Roller Derby Commission From Yhe WFTDA website https://wftda.com/wftda-statement-in-support-of-ffrs-roller-derby-commission/ Upcoming tournaments through the end of…

FEBRUARY Junior Skaters of the Month – Marianne and Verity Corrick- Gough

Marianne and Verity Corrick- Gough are 2 British sisters from Hereford, a small English city on the border of Wales. The siblings have been playing Roller Derby for 6 years and play together for Hereford Poison Berries Junior Roller Derby. Marianne (Marnie MoovOva #143) and Verity (Hi Velocity #342) have been on a meteoric journey…

January 2020 Junior Skater of the Month – Riley Thomas (Ginger SnapHer)

Riley Thomas, skating under the moniker Ginger SnapHer, has been playing roller derby for a total of seven (7) years.  Riley is currently in her eighth season of roller derby and currently playes for the Diamond City Minors (DCM), a co-ed team out of Bakersfield, California.  Riley assisted DCM in winning three Junior Roller Derby…

Kennebec Valley Roller Derby is Now Recruiting!

Please join Kennebec Valley Roller Derby at our Winter recruiting event! On December 15, 2019 from Noon to 2 pm, members of KVRD will be at Cushnoc Brewing Co. Annex in Augusta to meet you and answer all of your derby related questions! Never skated? No problem! We’ll teach you everything you need to know!…