The 2012 season got off to a wild start March 10 during the Burning River Roller Girls home opener at the Wolstein Center. The night started off with the Cleveland Steamers battling the 2011 Hazard Cup winners, the Hellbombers. CupQuake of the Steamers put up the first point of the season. A couple of power jams and
If you missed roller derby this weekend, you missed out! Congrats to the Hellbombers for a 166-48 victory over the Cleveland Steamers and to the Hard Knockers for defeating the Rolling Pin-Ups 132-131. Very exciting way to kick off the season! We’ll be posting pictures and a bout recap as soon as possible. But in
Tonight, tonight! Derby season starts tonight!!! So what do you need to know? Bout 1: Cleveland Steamers vs. Hellbombers Bout 2: Hard Knockers vs. Rolling Pin-Ups Tickets can be purchased in person at the Wolstein Center box office when you arrive. SEASON PASSES ARE STILL AVAILABLE TODAY! Season passes get you into seven bouts for
The Burning River Roller Girls, Cleveland’s premier flat track roller derby league, is proud to welcome you to its sixth season of hard hits, high skill, fast action, and fun for the entire family! Real women. Real athletics. Real roller derby. Our four home teams have been training hard to make 2012 the best year
Do you love the Burning River Roller Girls? Of course you do. That’s why you’re here. What if we told you that you could get into three bouts for FREE during Season 6. And you don’t have to wait in line at 3 a.m. to get this deal! Sounds pretty good right? Well, that’s exactly
Skater name: x-TRON-x Team: The Rolling Pin-Ups How did you get into derby? It’s all Death Proof’s fault. In 2008, she saw the Plain Dealer article about the league. She asked me to tag along to the April bout at the North Olmstead Soccer Sportsplex. While watching, we were smiling ear to ear and knew
Saturday was the Burning River Roller Girls awards banquet to celebrate our 2011 season. Many skaters were honored for their awesome efforts this year. Some awards were serious, some were just for fun, but all deserve to be highlighted. And the winners, as voted by the skaters, are: League-wide awards MVP – Eva Lucien Best
If you have an opportunity to use your voice, you should use it. Samuel L. Jackson BURNING RIVER ROLLER GIRLS LOOKING FOR BOUT ANNOUNCERS! Do you have the gift of gab? Do you covet the arena of eight wheels and left turns? Then consider using your voice to enhance the Cleveland roller derby fan experience.
July 16 Championship bout. Hellbombers vs. Rolling Pin-Ups. Photo courtesy of Dave Brown Images.
Now and then, the Burning River Roller Girls will be sharing with you some of the fabulous action shots that were captured at this past season’s bouts. Big thanks go to our photographer, Dave Brown of Dave Brown Images. This shot is from the Championships, July 16. Read our recap here. Hit the subscribe button