Roller Derby News: 🛎 September 10 - 16
Hey there Derbyverse, it’s Nox, welcome to The Weekly Roundup.
Congratulations to the top three finishers (but really, everyone who participated in) the Seattle playoffs!
Tournament MVP: Klien, Denver
This Week in Roller Derby News:
Seattle Playoffs Land Acknowledgment
Announcer Uses ‘Spirit Animal’ During Post-Game Interview, Apologizes
Carmen Getsome, Holly Botts (Rat City) Retire
Erinn-Go-Braw (New Jax) l Announces Move to Arch Rival
B-Champs Bracket Released
Recap of Seattle International WFTDA Playoffs
Roller Derby Athletics Announces New Leadership
1 Hand Down Practice & Experimentation
Rat City Wears Red During Playoffs Warmups to Bring Awareness to Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women
Jewish Roller Derby with Bruiseberry Pie & Kosher Assault
Kapulani Kaopuiki (Team Indigenous) Chats about We Are Nation: A Game Without Borders at Champs
Tri-City Roller Derby's 6th Annual Put Up Your Toques Invitational Application Form May 8-10 2020
Put Up Your Toques 2020 THR and THNSO Application
Derby Rocz Episode #217 (Feat. Librawlian)
JRDA Announces new Events Director, Rochelle Allen
Derbyverse Shit List Update: Eric Lyons, predatory photographer
This week Rickel (Rat City, formerly Seattle Derby Brats I-5 Rollergirls, sorry!) shared this on her personal FB about photographer Eric Lyons. Please read through and make sure your derby circle (particularly if involved with juniors) is aware.
Fundraiser Highlight: Help Santa Cruz (Financially Recover From Their) Travel to Playoffs
Thanks to you we have been able to represent Santa Cruz on the international roller derby stage. The support of super fans like you have made it possible for the Santa Cruz Derby Girls to be one of the best teams in the world, ranking #14 out of 350 teams worldwide. Santa Cruz stands apart from our top competitors who represent major cities--we’re a small town in the big leagues!
We are so excited to have climbed the rankings this season and punch our ticket to the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) playoffs September 6-8 in North Carolina. Our next challenge is getting our team to the east coast to compete for a chance to make it to the WFTDA Championships for the first time ever. We can’t do this without you—-we need your help to get there! A gift of: