Atlanta Rollergirls hosted some special festivities to celebrate Derby, Baby!’s Atlanta Film Festival premier. At noon on Saturday -before the film’s screening – skaters from Atlanta and other nearby derby leagues congregated at Midtown’s Skate Escape (1086 Piedmont Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30309). About Derby, Baby! Narrated by Whip It star Juliette Lewis, Derby, Baby!
In December 2006, Jessica Thompson was having a tough time. She had moved back from Indianapolis, Ind., to her hometown of Augusta because of a relationship, but things hadn’t worked out as she had hoped. Now she was turning 30, and most of her old girlfriends were too busy to hang out with their single
The Apocalypstix celebrate their win after the opening roller derby bouts on March 13.
The Atlanta Rollergirls return to for their fifth season on Saturday. This year they’ve added an all-star team that will play against teams from other. The first all-star game will pit Atlanta’s Dirty South Derby Girls against Pittsburgh’s Steel City Dirty Demons. Here’s your chance to meet some of the bruising competitors.
February 21st (that’s this Saturday!) kicks off the Atlanta Rollergirls’ 11th season, and if you hadn’t noticed, ARG’s home teams have been re-drafted. That’s right, the Apocalypstix, Denim Demons, Sake Tuyas, and Toxic Shocks are beginning the season fresh and ready to climb their way to the top. This means you will witness the FIRST
The 2015 season opener is just about a week away, and you can feel the excitement in the air. But nobody is more excited than this year’s group of rookies and transfer skaters, who will be skating with Atlanta for the very first time on February 21st. We asked each of them a few questions
Recruitment Workshops and Tryouts The Atlanta Rollergirls will be holding mid-season tryouts February 28th from 11-1pm. Rollergirl hopefuls MUST have full equipment which includes: knee pads, elbow pads, wrist guards, mouth guard, helmet, and skates. If you do not currently own these items please consider contacting our sponsor, Powerhouse Skates. If you aren’t able to