Austin Texas Roller Derby | Texas Rollergirls » Events http://www.texasrollergirls.org News, training tips, events, and other information from the Texas Rollergirls Sun, 15 Oct 2017 18:09:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 May 7th Food Trucks http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2016/05/may-7th-food-trucks/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2016/05/may-7th-food-trucks/#comments Wed, 04 May 2016 20:56:04 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=11340 Our next game is this Saturday, May 7, at The Blood Shed. Come out and see the TXRG Homegirls vs Houston’s B Team followed by our very own Rec League Team vs Houston’s Rec. There are still tickets available online!

We will also be joined by two delicious food trucks where you can purchase food before, during, and between the games! Be sure to check them out now and like them on Facebook:

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2015 Season: Champs! http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/07/2015-season-champs/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/07/2015-season-champs/#comments Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:38:34 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=10696 txrg 2015 poster-bout 5-PREVIEWJoin us for the last home game in our 2015 season as the Honky Tonk Heartbreakers take on the Hotrod Honeys for third place, and the Hustlers face off against the 2014 season Champs, the Hell Marys, for our Championship game! 

WHEN:
Saturday, August 22, 2015

WHERE:
The Austin Convention Center | 500 E Cesar Chavez — Entrance at 4th & Red River

TICKETS:
Tickets start at only $12! Buy your tickets today! 

TIME:
5PM: Doors
5:45PM: Opening Ceremonies
6PM: Game 1 — Honky Tonk Heartbreakers vs. Hotrod Honeys
7:30PM Game 2 — Hell Marys vs. Hustlers
VIP ticket holders can enter the facility at 4:45PM! 

 

 

 


Fairdale-Bike-Raffle_V3RAFFLE!: 
The Texas Rollergirls are a non-profit organization, and we rely on your generous support to help keep our league running! Show your support by buying a raffle ticket from one of your favorite skaters! You’re entered to win a sweet bike, courtesy of Fairdale Bikes! The winner will be drawn at halftime of our Champs game! You don’t have to be present to win, but why wouldn’t you want to be there?!

 

 

 


HALFTIME: 
We’ll have a special halftime performance by Inside Out Steelband!

AFTER PARTY: 
Join us after the second game at The Jackalope — where we’ll keep the party going all night!

NOTE:
No outside food or drinks!

BUY TICKETS NOW! 

THANK YOU:

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May 16: Armed Forces Day http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/05/may-16-armed-forces-day/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/05/may-16-armed-forces-day/#comments Mon, 04 May 2015 21:01:13 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=10540

Join us on Saturday, May 16th, at the Austin Convention Center for Armed Forces Day! ALL military get $10 tickets — online and at the door! Buy tickets today!

The Texas Rollergirls thank you for your service!

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April ALL STAR Double Header! http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/03/april-all-star-double-header/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/03/april-all-star-double-header/#comments Thu, 19 Mar 2015 21:03:40 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=10421 texies and fs april 11Join us for an all-star double header as our Texecutioners take on the Tampa Tantrums all-stars, and the Firing Squad faces off against Tampa’s B-Team, the Bruise Crew! 

WHEN:
Saturday, April 11, 2015

WHERE:
The BloodShed | 6110 Trade Center Drive, Suite 101 B. ATX, 78744

TICKETS:
Tickets start at only $12, and because seating is limited, this game WILL sell out — buy your tickets today! 

TIME:
5PM: Doors
5:45PM: Opening Ceremonies
6PM: Game 1 — Texecutioners vs. Tampa Tantrums
7:30PM Game 2 — Firing Squad vs. Tampa Bruise Crew
VIP ticket holders can enter the facility at 4:45PM! 

PARKING:
Parking at the Shed is FREE. There are limited parking spots available in front of our facility, and street parking is available along Trade Center Drive.

SEATING:
General admission seating is floor seating & standing room only. Chairs are available in our VIP section, and handicap chairs are available upon request. Bringing your own chairs is not permitted.

FOOD & BEVERAGE:
Austin-local food truck, Wünder Pig Barbecue Co., will be parked out back, serving up deliciousness throughout the night! Alcoholic drinks will be on sale in the facility for our guests 21 and up, and the food trucks will have plenty of non-alcoholic beverages on sale! Please, no outside food or drinks.

AFTER PARTY: 
Join us after the second game at Casino South — where we’ll keep the party going all night!

NOTE:
No outside food, drinks or folding chairs.

ABOUT THE FACILITY:

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THANK YOU:

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2014 Whammy Awards http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/01/2014-whammy-awards/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/01/2014-whammy-awards/#comments Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:37:10 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=10249 TXRG_SealThe Texas Rollergirls annual Whammy Awards is the official kick-off party for a new season — we celebrate the previous season’s success and give awards to some very important people!

Our 2014 Whammy Awards were a huge hit — and we’d like to especially thank Pink Avocado for catering our event and Electra Events for helping this night go off without a hitch!

Award Winners:

Hell Marys
Best Jammer
Sinnerfold

Best Offensive Blocker
Notorious D.I.E

Best Defensive Blocker
Notorious D.I.E

MVP
Smarty Pants

Captains’s Choice
The Mad Hatcher


Honky Tonk Heartbreakers
Best Jammer
Barbie Got Back

Best Offensive Blocker
Headless Highness

Best Defensive Blocker
DeBella DeBall

MVP
Sideshow Ho

Captains’s Choice
Nine Lives


Hotrod Honeys
Best Jammer
Hauss The Boss

Best Offensive Blocker
Olympia

Best Defensive Blocker
Olivia Shootin’ John

MVP
Olivia Shootin’ John

Captains’s Choice
B Money (Hell Marys Captain)


Hustlers
Best Jammer
Malice

Best Offensive Blocker
Fifi Nomenon

Best Defensive Blocker
Fifi Nomenon

MVP
Fifi Nomenon

Captains’s Choice
Mostly Harmless


Firing Squad
Best Jammer
Sinnerfold

Best Offensive Blocker
Notorious D.I.E

Best Defensive Blocker
LaVoodoo

MVP
Sinnerfold

Captain’s Choice
Shiner Blond


Texecutioners
Best Jammer
Hauss The Boss

Best Offensive Blocker
Fifi Nomenon

Best Defensive Blocker
Smarty Pants

MVP
Smarty Pants

Captain’s Choice
PeaceWar


League Awards
Jammer of the Year
Hauss the Boss

Offensive Blocker of the Year
Fifi Nomenon

Defensive Blocker of the Year
Smarty Pants

Most Valuable Player
Smarty Pants

Most Improved
Brown Buttah

Ms Texas Rollergirl
Angel O


Other League Awards
Best Assets
Olympia

Camera Hog
Big Nasty

Best League Spirit
Angel O

Best Volunteer
Q- Ball Craze

Best NSO
Goldie Clocks

Best Referee
Brass Monkey

Life of the Afterparty
Stone Her


Fan Favorite Awards
Who is your favorite Texas Rollergirl?
Fifi Nomenon

Which is your favorite Home Team?
Hell Marys

Golden Mic – Who was your favorite announcer or crowd wrangler?
Chip Queso

Shutterbug Award – Who was your favorite photographer?
Jennifer Ramos


THANK YOU!
PinkAvocado ElectraEvents

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Treat your Valentine like a VIP http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/01/treat-your-valentine-like-a-vip/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2015/01/treat-your-valentine-like-a-vip/#comments Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:06:59 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=10203 vday package2

Join us on Saturday, February 14, for a Valentine’s you won’t soon forget! This night kicks off our 2015 Texas Rollergirls season and the first game will feature the Honky Tonk Heartbreakers taking on the Hustlers! After that, you’ll enjoy the ’14 Champs rematch of the Hotrod Honeys versus the Hell Marys.

This double-header bout takes place at our premier facility, The BloodShed. Located in south east Austin, this night will be a great night of roller derby, with the fun, up-close action you’ve come to know and love!

Treat your date like a true VIP with our Date Night Package — you’ll get 2 VIP tickets, plus a bouquet of roses hand delivered to your date by a Texas Rollergirl during the night!

VIP Date Night packages are $80.00, and can be purchased here.

 

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2014 Annual Raffle http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2014/06/2014-annual-raffle/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2014/06/2014-annual-raffle/#comments Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:20:59 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=9612 raffle image

Buy raffle tickets from your favorite Texas Rollergirl today!
Raffle winners will be drawn at our Championship bout, Saturday, August 16.
You don’t need to be present to win – but why wouldn’t you be?!


PACKAGES:

“Skate Like a Pro!” 
Train, eat, and relax like our all-star Texecutioners!
Donated by:
Barbara Ambush
Smarty Pants
Hauss the Boss
Fifi Nomenon
Massages by DeBella DeBall
Medusa Skates
Snap Kitchen
Juiceland

“Family Fun Night!” 
Ice cream, burgers & snakes, oh my!
Donated by:
Amy’s Ice Cream
Lick Ice Cream
P. Terry’s
Animal World & Snake Farm Zoo
Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary

“Date Night!” 
Enjoy a night out on the town — includes a show & babysitting!
Donated by:
East Side Cafe
Uchiko
Pinot’s Palette
Esther’s Follies

“Pampered Pup!” 
Show your pup you love them most with a package full of pup-friendly goodies!
Donated by:
Uncle Billy’s

“The TXRG VIP”
Especially for Texas Rollergirls super fans!
Two VIP Smack Packs for the 2015 season PLUS Texas Rollergirls merchandise!


Thank you to everyone who has donated to our 2014 raffle!

Our annual raffle is a Texas Rollergirls fundraiser! The Texas Rollergirls are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and we are truly grateful for all of your generous donations!

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Texas Rollergirls Night with the Texas Stars! http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2014/03/texas-rollergirls-night-with-the-texas-stars/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2014/03/texas-rollergirls-night-with-the-texas-stars/#comments Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:57:00 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=9065

Join the Texas Rollergirls on Saturday, March 29, to watch the Texas Stars take on the Hamilton Bulldogs! We will be hosting a tailgate from 5:30pm to 7:00pm in the Cedar Park Center parking lot before the game where you will get the chance to mingle with Texas Rollergirls and drink some Lone Star Beer.

All fans and friends of the Texas Rollergirls will receive special discounted tickets and parking passes for the game. Plus, $4 from each ticket purchased will go back to the Texas Rollergirls!

WHAT: Texas Rollergirls Night at the Texas Stars
WHEN: Saturday, March 29, 5:30pm
WHERE:Cedar Park Center
TICKETS: Use promo code stars to get the following discounts

  • Executive Level Tickets – $15 each (regularly $19 each)
  • Luxury Level Tickets – $20 each (regularly $23 each)
  • Prepaid Parking Pass – $5 each (regularly $10 each)

Click the link and enter promo code stars to receive the special Texas Rollergirls discount!

Deadline to purchase tickets and parking passes is March 28, 2014. Offer not valid at box office.

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2013 Whammy Awards and Winners List http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2014/01/2013-whammy-awards-and-winners-list/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2014/01/2013-whammy-awards-and-winners-list/#comments Wed, 22 Jan 2014 18:51:06 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=8663 Every year, the Texas Rollergirls throw a party to celebrate and thank all of our players, coaches, refs, NSOs, staff, sponsors, volunteers, family, and friends. Without their contributions, we wouldn’t be able to do all that we do. We wouldn’t be a league. Check out the winners from this year’s Whammys, see pictures from the party, and get to know our amazing sponsors!

2013 AWARDS & WINNERS

Texas Rollergirls Awards:

Best Assets:
Barbie Got Back
Booty Queen
Olympia
Most True to Name:
Barbie Got Back
Booty Queen
Fifi Nomenon
Camera Hog:
BabyFace Assassin
Big Nasty
Muffin Tumble
Best Team Intro:
Hustlers’ “Thrift Shop”
Hustlers’ Say Anything
Heartbreakers’ “Champs with Flags”
Best Volunteer:
Big Tom
Jennifer Ramos
Chip Queso
Electra Blu
Official You Love to Hate and Hate to Love:
Albino Wookie
Brass Monkey
Kat A Killzem
Unsung Hero:
Barbie Got Back
Marc Blase
Electra Blu
Life of the Afterparty:
Babyface Assassin
Big Nasty
Muffin Tumble

League Awards:

Jammer of the Year:
Bloody Mary
Hauss the Boss
Olivia Shootin’ John
Blocker of the Year:
Fifi Nomenon
Polly Gone
Smarty Pants
Pivot of the Year:
Barbara Ambush
Lucille Brawl
Smarty Pants
League MVP:
Fifi Nomenon
Polly Gone
Smarty Pants
Rookie of the Year:
Adde
Bonnie Blitzkrieg
Sandy Ravage
Most Improved:
Notorious D.I.E
Sandy Ravage
Sprawkett
Ms. Texas Rollergirl:
DeBella DeBall
Me Shove You Long Time
Sinnerfold

Hell Marys:

Best Jammer:
BabyFace Assassin
Sinnerfold
Smarty Pants
Best Pivot:
Notorious D.I.E
Smarty Pants
Virgo Vengeful
Best Blocker:
Notorious D.I.E
Sandy Ravage
Smarty Pants
MVP:
Notorious D.I.E
Sinnerfold
Smarty Pants
Most Valuable Spirit:
Angel O
BabyFace Assassin
Muffin Tumble
Captain’s Choice:
Muffin Tumble

Honky Tonk Heartbreakers:

Best Jammer:
Barbie Got Back
Flash Gorgeous
Kitty Karnage
NaeSlayer
Best Pivot:
Booty Queen
DeBella DeBall
Ruby Wring
Best Blocker:
Booty Queen
DeBella DeBall
Desi Cration
MVP:
DeBella DeBall
Desi Cration
Flash Gorgeous
Most Valuable Spirit:
Barbie Got Back
Big Nasty
Ruby Wring
Captain’s Choice:
Coach Kelli

Hotrod Honeys:

Best Jammer:
Bloody Mary
Hauss The Boss
Olivia Shootin’ John
Best Pivot:
Lucille Brawl
Olympia
Voodoo Doll
Best Blocker:
Olivia Shootin’ John
Olympia
Voodoo Doll
MVP:
Bloody Mary
Hauss The Boss
Olivia Shootin’ John
Most Valuable Spirit:
Kat Von Speed
La Dolce Beatah
Slamdra Dee
Captain’s Choice:
Tom

Hustlers:

Best Jammer:
Fifi Nomenon
Sprawkett
The Killa Sal Monella
Best Pivot:
Fifi Nomenon
Me Shove You Long Time
The Killa Sal Monella
Best Blocker:
Fifi Nomenon
Me Shove You Long Time
The Killa Sal Monella
MVP:
Fifi Nomenon
Me Shove You Long Time
The Killa Sal Monella
Most Valuable Spirit:
Killer Crouton
Me Shove You Long Time
Sprawkett
Captain’s Choice:
Fifi Nomenon

Firing Squad:

Best Jammer:
BabyFace Assassin
Naeslayer
Sinnerfold
Best Pivot:
Booty Queen
Ruby Wring
Sinnerfold
Best Blocker:
BMoney
Booty Queen
Ruby Wring
MVP:
Booty Queen
Sandy Ravage
Sinnerfold
Most Valuable Spirit:
BabyFace Assassin
Muffin Tumble
Virgo Vengeful
Captain’s Choice:
Coach Kelli

Texecutioners:

Best Jammer:
Bloody Mary
Hauss The Boss
Olivia Shootin’ John
Best Pivot:
Barbara Ambush
Luce Bandit
Smarty Pants
Best Blocker:
Fifi Nomenon
Polly Gone
Smarty Pants
MVP:
Bloody Mary
Hauss the Boss
Polly Gone
Most Valuable Spirit:
DeBella DeBall
Fifi Nomenon
Smarty Pants
Captain’s Choice:
Flash Gorgeous

Fan Favorite Awards:

Favorite Texas Rollergirl:
Fifi Nomenon
Favorite Team:
Texecutioners
Favorite Home Team:
Hell Marys
Favorite Announcer:
Chip Queso
Favorite Photographer:
Jennifer Ramos
Favorite Official:
Kat A Killzem

THANK YOU SPONSORS

PinkAvocado  ElectraEvents  LoneStar Titos  BoneSpiritsEastside

 

Thank you Pink Avocado for the amazing food, Lone Star, Titos and Bone Spirits for the beer and liquor, Stephen Bacon and Marta Pelrine-Bacon for the wine (Congratulations to Marta on the paperback release of her book, “The Blue Jar”! Also available on Amazon Kindle), Electra Events for planning & execution of event, the bar and drink menu, Premier Party Central for the discount on tables, chairs and linens, Eastside Lumber & Decking for the discount on lumber, Barbie Got Back and her crew (Charlie Bragg, Phil Hamilton & his dad, Jody Wise & Eli, Kevin Fleuret, Lisa Benson, Vienna Morini & friend, Dorothy Garretson & TA Garduno) for the stage, Jody’s Painting for the projection screen, DJ Ed Zeppelin (owner of Scary Cold A/C & Heat) for the groovy tunes, Bettie Rage and Scarlot Harlot for Emceeing the event, Angel O (owner of Garzig Design) for the amazing graphics, Sandy Ravage and the Firing Squad for the balloon arch, Jennifer M. Ramos and Steve DeMent for the photo booth, Fifi Nomenon and Molotov M. Pale for the season highlights, and all of you! – Texas Rollergirls Skaters, Derby Widows/Widowers, Volunteers, Friends, Family, and Sponsors for an amazing 2013 Season.

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Texas Takes on Champs, Nov. 8-10 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2013/10/texas-takes-on-champs-nov-8-10/ http://www.texasrollergirls.org/2013/10/texas-takes-on-champs-nov-8-10/#comments Thu, 17 Oct 2013 12:56:43 +0000 http://www.texasrollergirls.org/?p=8094 Our all-star Texecutioners are making the trek to Milwaukee to play in the 2013 Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) International Championships! Our Texies have endured grueling practices, trying scrimmages, and, of course, challenging bouts to earn a spot in these championship games.

You can join the Texas Rollergirls in Milwaukee the weekend of November 8-10! Not only will you get to see the best in Texas, you’ll get to see the best teams IN THE ENTIRE WORLD competing for a chance to win the coveted Hydra trophy! Champs takes place at the US Cellular Arena — and tickets to the event are available on WFTDA.com/Milwaukee. There is a group of TXRG friends and family going — which includes premier skaters, rec-league skaters, and fans — connect with us at our Texas Trip to Champs Facebook event page . We plan to sit together, party together, and cheer for our Texies together! Come with us!

Can’t make the trip? Watch every awesome hit, every fantastic block, every amazing juke LIVE on WFTDA.tv!

 

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