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Author: TXRD Newsroom
  • It’s a Texas Roller Derby Homecoming! Join us at our season kickoff party!

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    It’s time to kick off Texas Roller Derby’s season! This year we are celebrating our 15th season and we’re starting it off right!   The TXRD Kick Off Party will be Saturday, January 16th, 7 PM at The 04 Lounge!   The first bout of the season is going to be a little different this…

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  • Roller Derby House Cup Dec. 3rd

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    What does Amortentia smell like to you?   To us, it’s the sweat of our teammates as we crowd into the pack box, the dusty scent of the Stinger under our wheels, the stench of gear that hasn’t been washed in months (we all know that skater. Some of us ARE that skater!), and above…

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  • Twelve days of derby

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    On the first day of Christmas, my derby wife gave to me:   12 teammates glistening 11 leads a-changing 10 bruises beaming 9 fans a-screaming 8 skaters blocking 7 minor penalties 6 broken toe stops 5 blind refs 4 pretty panties 3 false starts 2 jammers jamming And some track rash on my left knee…

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  • TXRD Hired Gun$ vs. Missfits

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    Hired Gun$ take the spotlight!   You’ve seen some of them take to the track as hired Bombs, Putas, Rhinestones, Rollers, and Hellcats, but with Texas Roller Derby’s end-of-season draft fast approaching, it’s time for those tenacious Hired Gun$ to get their moment in the spotlight!   This Saturday, October 22nd, our Gun$ put their…

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  • Wreck League brings the boys to the yard… err banked track

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    If you missed last weekend’s Wreck League bout, you missed a killer flip, boyz on the track, and plenty of retired skaters showing they still know how to crush it.   The Purple People Eaters and Team C.R.E.A.M. (Cats Rule Everything Around Me) brought the boys to the yard as TXRD saw more male skaters…

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  • Grandma Hung Her Skates

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    Thanksgiving brings a stuffed bird, relatives, and Thundercloud’s Turkey Trot. Then there is that day of the crazies, Black Friday. After that: Christmas. What does Christmas bring? Yes, ham, more relatives, and glittering gift paper…. BUT – Christmas brings TXRD’s Holiday Underground Bout!   Any derby fan knows, the span of time between Halloween and…

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