Welcome to Season 8 of the Burning River Roller Girls. One league, seven teams and eight incredible years of roller derby action right here in Cleveland. The fun begins March 8 with the home team season opener at the Ohio Nets Sports Complex. The double-header begins with the Hellbombers taking on the Cleveland Steamers, followed by a match-up of 

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You’ve thought about joining roller derby. You’ve thought of going to a bootcamp or a tryout for the Burning River Roller Girls. But you talked yourself out of it. You’re not athletic enough, you say. Not strong enough. Fast enough. Young enough. Old enough. You don’t have the right look. You have kids. You’re a single 

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Oh yes.  Even the demons of hell will often give birth and bring forth new minions!! That was a little scary, but then again, so are the Hellbombers.  Meet their ferocious rookies!!! Skater Name Enemylou Harris Skater Number 74 When did you become interested in derby? This is so lame, but after I watched the movie Whip It.  I 

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The skaters of the Burning River Roller Girls, Cleveland’s premier flat track roller derby league, love two things: roller derby and the city of Cleveland. That’s why this group of exceptional athletes is proud to present Black & Blue 7, the league’s seventh annual charity bout, which combines hard-hitting roller derby action with an opportunity 

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[slideshow] Burning River Roller Girls Season 6 officially came to an end over the weekend as we celebrated our league members with an amazing awards banquet.  Below you will find a list of winners – we’re so proud!  We couldn’t fit all of the photos into the post, so here’s just a taste.  Thank you 

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