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Being My Own Hero

By Roller Rookie Diaries July 16, 2020

My dream of joining TXRD began last fall when I started learning to skate through their Derby Academy program (taught by the wonderful mentor Lacy Bones). From my perspective, roller derby has really redefined who can be an athlete. It challenges every sport culture I’ve ever known but still shows up with the same amount…

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  • Cherry Bombs vs Rhinestone Cowgirls 8/19

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    This season’s comeback kids are up against the reigning champs… Who will come out on top? Get ready for the nail-biter of the season, derby fans! On Saturday, August 19th, two undefeated titans step into the ring, and only one team will exit with their winning streak intact. TXRD’s 2017 season continues with the Cherry…

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  • Rhinestone Cowgirls vs Cherry Bombs 4/7

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    Come get rowdy with us!   Will the Bombs destroy those rambling Stones? The Rhinestone Cowgirls are saddled up with their skates strapped and their lassos at the ready to take on the 2017 Calvello Cup Champs, the Cherry Bombs! This will be the Bombs’ debut for the 2018 season, and they have been itching…

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  • TXRD in Rolling Stone?!

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    Texas Roller Derby was recently featured in an online article on Rolling Stone! The folks at Rolling Stone attended league practices and our Holy Rollers vs Putas del Fuego bout. Check out the full article here! If that video isn’t enough to make you lose your mind because TXRD IS IN ROLLING STONE, check out…

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  • Rhinestone Cowgirls vs Holy Rollers 2/10

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    We’re saddling up for season 17!   The Rollers are out of detention and they’re headed for the Cowgirls!   After an exciting season opener pitting TXRD’s best against players from all around the country, it’s finally time for our regular home season to begin with the Rhinestone Cowgirls dusting off their boots to take…

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  • Cherry Bombs vs Hellcats Re-Cap

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    The Bombs did what they do…DESTROY! You could hear the explosions and growls from miles away a few weeks ago when the Cherry Bombs took on the Hellcats in a game that had the crowd going wild the entire night! Last year’s Calvello Cup rematch was one for the books, not only on the track,…

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  • Putas del Fuego vs Holy Rollers Re-Cap

    By TXRD Newsroom February 19, 2020

    The Putas burned down the house! The highly anticipated Holy Hell bout took place at the Thunderdome a few weeks back and showed us once again why it’s a fan favorite rivalry. Your favorite Sacred Heart bad girls, The Holy Rollers, squared off against the fiery she-devils of Las Putas Del Fuego! It was a…

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