Sunday, June 17, 2007

    Blue Ridge Rollergirls

    Blue Ridge Rollergirls is Asheville, NC’s first all female, flat track roller derby league! Yes, roller derby is back! And yes, roller derby is a fast-paced, aggressive, REAL SPORT!

    Asheville, our first public bout is finally here! Come out to support us in our expo bout on Saturday, June 30th, as our two teams, the Wham Bam Thank You Ma'ams and the Candy Apple Razorblades, duke it out on the rink! Gates open at 6:30 p.m. at Carrier Park on Amboy Road in West Asheville. Bout begins at 7:00 p.m. Two 20-minute action-packed periods. Half-time entertainment. After party. GOOD TIMES!!! Tickets: $8; children 12 and under, free. Email for more info or message us here at MySpace!

    Founded in June of 2006, the Blue Ridge Rollergirls make up Asheville, NC's first all-female, flat track roller derby league. The league’s mission is to actively create, promote, and sustain an environment that fosters strength, courage, vitality, and the empowerment of women in the roller derby sport. Each member of the league shall be challenged and supported in her pursuit of personal growth in and through the sport. The league itself shall remain deeply rooted in the spirit of good sportswomanship so as to bring honor and distinction to the league, women in the sport, and roller derby as a whole.