Dolls Shake Off the Rust in Seattle

The Independence Dolls have been busy so far this season playing teams from all over the country! This August, they traveled to Seattle, Washington to skate in the 2015 Rust Riot B-Team Tournament. Hosted by Seattle’s Rat City Roller Girls, the two-d

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Rock Out for Knockout

In roller derby, a sport heavy with monikers, Danecia Berrian was “Nina Knockout,” a blocker who could throw punishing checks. A Temple grad, fourth grade teacher and a former standout Liberty Belles roller-derby skater, Berrian retired from t

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Fundraiser for Nina Knockout

On Friday August 21, over 10 years of skaters, officials and volunteers celebrated a decade of Philly Roller Derby at the Blue Cross RiverRink on the Delaware waterfront. The evening of skating to tunes spun by DJ Code Freeze and reminiscing with frien

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Liberty Belles Head to Playoffs!

Philly Roller Derby is out at the 2015 International WFTDA D1 Playoffs in Dallas this weekend, and they’ve made it through the first day! Since arriving in Dallas, the team has enjoyed lots of In N Out Burger, some time by the pool, and their first

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Liberty Belles in Dallas

Day Two Day two was another tough day for the Liberty Belles. A long day too. Their second day and second 8pm bout (8pm being Belles jammer Persephone’s usual bedtime, and 8pm Central time at that!) Yet gain, the Belles were playing in Dallas agains

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Knocktoberfest Weekend

Come check out our double-header home bout on Saturday, October 10th as the Philly Roller Derby Juniors battle their teammates in an intramural bout, followed by the Liberty Belles versus the Charlottesville Derby Dames. Doors open at 5 PM, first whistle

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Dolls Earn a Spot in Full Metal Bracket

PRD works hard to have a league that is chock full of strong skaters. We have so many that we are able to fill 3 travel teams, all of which can rival “A” teams of other leagues. So it’s not a surprise that our Independence Dolls have ear

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Intermediate Skills Workshop

Join the coaches and league members of PRD for a workshop full of hitting and pack-driven drills and a partial run-through of our fresh meat tryout assessment. Come test your skills and get to know the league before tryouts on November 15th! WHEN: Sunday

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Annual Tryouts: Are You Game?

Come be a part of one of the best roller derby leagues in the world! Then join us on November 15th for our annual tryouts. WHEN: Sunday, November 15 WHERE: Millennium Skate World, 1900 Carman Street, Camden, NJ TIME: 11AM-2PM (Registration starts at 1

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PRD wants you!

Be Philly Roller Derby’s next secret weapon – without even having to strap on skates! PRD is looking for off-skates managers to help run their teams and be the next big thing. Responsibilities include helping Captains run practice, attending m

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