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Texas Rollergirls at the World Cup!

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TXRG has 8 skaters competing in the Roller Derby World Cup Dec 4-7. Find out who they are & cheer them on!

  • December 3rd, 2014
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From Girl Scout to Derby Girl

Headless Highness, the Girl Scout. Photo by Bill Delp Photography, Savannah, IL.

THIS SATURDAY we will have 300 Girl Scouts joining us for our family-friendly double feature.

Texecutioners pummel Omaha at Regional Playoffs

SC Quarterfinal: 1SC Texas Pummels 8SC Omaha, 375-72 By Lex Talionis Republished with permission from Derby News Network   LINCOLN, NE — Texas steamrollered their way past Omaha, putting up a 300-point win in the process to book their traditional place in the South Central semifinals, 375-72. Bout stats via Rinxter. A combination of wrecking-ball […]

Teaching English Using Science (AND roller derby!)

One of our rec league skaters, Culture Shock Her, has created a template for teaching English to students while using science. Perfect for high school and college students, she has put together a lesson plan using roller derby as the topic! Interested in bringing this to your school? There is a general teacher’s guide, lesson […]

Volunteer of the Month: MYTILENE

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Texas Rollergirls could not function without the hard work, dedication and generosity of our beloved volunteer crew — and we want you to love them as much as we do! Many of them operate behind the scenes and some go out of their way to fade into the background, so you may not be familiar […]

Un Conversación con un Toro

Starting tomorrow, rollergirls from all over the country will be on roadtrips, getting on planes, and otherwise getting ready for the greatly looked forward to event, the NOLA Bulls Encierro. I had the chance to speak with TXRG Rec League skater, Chile Con Concussion about the event. She kindly answered my questions, and this is […]

The 12 Days of Derby

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On the first day of Christmas, my derby-wife gave to me: A Smack Pack made for a VIP! On the second day of Christmas, my derby-wife gave to me: Two jammers jamming & A Smack Pack made for a VIP! On the third day of Christmas, my derby-wife gave to me: Three jammer take-outs Two jammers jamming & A […]

Interview with Belle Starr

I got the chance to sit down with veteran Texas Rollergirls skater Belle Starr and ask her some questions about this awesome sport of roller derby. Enjoy! Keep an eye out here for more video interviews as our 2011 season progresses! -bexcalibur

Enrollment is now open for the Austin Derby Brats!

Enrollment is now open for the Austin Derby Brats, Texas Rollergirls junior roller derby league. The Austin Derby Brats invite girls of all skill-levels between the ages of 8 and 17 to join. Practices are on Thursdays from 6 to 8:30 pm and Sundays from 9:30 to 11 am at the Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex […]

Jam City Rollergirls for Wii starring the TEXAS ROLLERGIRLS!!

Texas Rollergirls’ all-star travel team, the Texecutioners, is one of five teams featured in the new Wii Ware video game Jam City Rollergirls. Come celebrate this amazing occasion with all your favorite rollergirls for a heart-pounding, Wii-shaking Texecutioners fundraiser! Saturday, February 5th at Mister Tramps Sports Pub, 8565 Research Blvd. From 3pm until our fingers […]

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