Category Archives: Newsflash

Texas Rollergirls, Doritos & Lady Gaga

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The Texecutioners play some #BOLDderby with Doritos to help fans win tickets to see Lady Gaga!

Official Press Release from The Mayor’s Office

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In honor of the Texecutioners, the Mayor of Austin declares November 9th, 2013 “Texas Rollergirls Day”!

Texas Rollergirls Honored in Best of 2012 Poll

Each year, the independent Derby News Networks runs a worldwide Readers’ Choice Poll, honoring stand-outs in a variety of categories, including Most Valuable Blocker and Jammer, Best Double-Threat, Rookie of the Year, and more. DNN makes five nominations in each category and asks the derby community to add five more. In 2012, Texas Rollergirls were […]

TEXAS Takes 1st Place at WFTDA South Central Regionals!

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TEXAS ROLLERGIRLS TAKE FIRST PLACE AT WFTDA PLAYOFFS; PROCEED TO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS AS #1 REGIONAL SEED The Texas Rollergirls’ All-Star Texecutioners took first place at this weekend’s WFTDA South Central Regional Playoff and advance to compete at the World Championship in Atlanta, November 2-4. The Texas Rollergirls, Atlanta Rollergirls and Kansas City Roller Warriors advance […]

WFTDA Skater of the Month: LUCE BANDIT

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Each month the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association highlights one of its most notable member skaters and we are honored that this month they’ve chosen our very own Luce Bandit.  WFTDA includes nearly 250 leagues, spanning every continent, and tens of thousands of skaters worldwide, so Luce’s selection is a true privilege — and testament […]

PRESS RELEASE – Star of Texas Bowl

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 Release: Immediate — no embargo Texas Rollergirls Host All-Star “Star of Texas Bowl”, July 21-22 The Texas Rollergirls will host all-star teams from Chicago, San Francisco and New York City in the first Star of Texas Bowl on July 21 and 22. These fiercely competitive teams, all among the best in […]

Texecutioners Welcome New Blood

DOWNLOAD THE FULL PRESS RELEASE HERE. Look out, world: Texas Rollergirls derby play is about to get even bloodier! The Texas Rollergirls’ all-star travel team, the Texecutioners — the third-ranked flat track roller derby team in the world — welcomes two new players to its elite roster: Sinnerfold and Flash Gorgeous. Both members of Texas […]

PRESS RELEASE – BOUT – May 19, 2012

Release: Immediate — no embargo Texas Rollergirls’ Texecutioners to Host Portland’s Rose City All-Star Team in Hipster City Showdown. (May 2012) Austin, TX — The pioneers of women’s flat track roller derby are preparing for their next bout, and they’re armed to massacre the competition. It’s all happening deep in the hurt of Texas as […]

We’re all about Reel Change

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Have you heard about the Reel Change Film Frenzy that’s coming up in January? Ten filmmakers will be teaming up with ten non-profits to make some awesome short films highlighting the incredible creative talent and fantastic community spirit right here in Austin, Texas — and we’re one of the organizations taking part! Teams will have […]

WFTDA to offer free online streaming of 2011 tournaments!

Can’t make it to one of the Big 5 tournaments this year? Fear not, derby fan, because the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) is bringing the action live to your computer! WFTDA announced today that it has partnered with Blaze Streaming Media to offer free live streaming of all Big 5 Tournaments this fall. […]

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