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 earned one of ten spots to compete in […]

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 at 6 PM, at the 23rd Street Armory. Tickets

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 against against a strong Texas team and a full crow

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 game against Dallas IN Dallas. Playing the ho

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 friends and teammates also featured a silent aucti

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 the sport after having her first child. We are

Russian Bayou.

Jammers beware – Russian Bayou is a blocker you don’t want to be up against! Learn more about what surprised her the most about this sport, and herself.

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-day tournament included the B-Teams from four

10 Year Anniversary Party.

Philly Roller Girls was formed in March 2005 by a group of women determined to bring women’s roller derby to the City of Brotherly Love. Ten years later, we celebrate a decade of derby in the city with a fun skating party in Philadelphia’s new summer roller rink. We are also using this g

Roller Derby and a Pool Party!.

It’s a Canadian Invasion! Come check out our double-header bout on Saturday, August 22nd as the the Independence Dolls take on Montreal Roller Derby‘s Les Sexpos followed by the Liberty Belles versus Montreal’s New Skids On The Block. Doors open at 1 PM, first whistle at 2 PM