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Rose City Rollers News Blast
December 2009 Newsletter
Vol 4 Issue 12

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Featured Events Bouting Events Opportunities with RCR
Upcoming Events

Featured Events


2010 Season Schedule and Tickets

Give the gift of Brutal Beauty! As the holiday season approaches, you're probably wondering what to buy your loved ones. Since you can't stuff a roller girl under your Christmas tree, 2010 season tickets are a fabulous alternative! Choose between General Admission or Rockstar passes, which include entry into 15 regular season bouts plus special invites to Rose City Rollers events and a free t-shirt if you buy online here. Save $30 by ordering before Christmas!

Feeling extra giving this winter? Adopt a roller girl!

The Rose City Rollers wish you the best this holiday season, and we look forward to bringing you another hard-hitting season of roller derby in 2010. We can't wait to see you at the season opener scheduled for January 16th at the Portland Expo Center.

Jan. 16th Opening Tournament
Feb. 13th High Rollers vs. Guns n Rollers
Feb. 20th Betties vs Heathers
Feb. 26th-27th RCR all-star Wheels of Justice at Wild West Tournament @ Bremerton, WA
Mar. 13th High Rollers vs. Heathers
Mar. 27th Betties vs. Guns n Rollers
Apr. 10th Heathers vs. Guns n Rollers
Apr. 16th RCR all-star Wheels of Justice vs. Baltimore?s Charm City Roller Girls @ The Hangar
Apr. 17th Betties vs. High Rollers
May 15th RCR all-stars, Wheels of Justice vs. TBD @ The Portland Expo Center, Plus special bout: RCR Team Good vs. RCR Team Evil
Jun 4th Semi-Finals Game 1: 2010 Season 1st vs. 4th @ The Hangar at Oaks Park
Jun 5th Semi-Finals Game 2: 2010 Season 2nd vs. 3rd @ The Hangar at Oaks Park
Jun. 19th 2010 Championships @ The Portland Expo Center
Aug. 21st RCR all-star Wheels of Justice vs. TBD @ The Hangar at Oaks Park
Aug. 27th-29th Derby Daze @ The Hangar at Oaks Park
Sept. 3rd-5th RCR all-star Wheels of Justice at WFTDA Western Regionals @ Sacramento
Oct. 22nd-23rd Northwest Games weekend (RCR newbies vs. the Northwest)

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Bouting Events


Guns 'n Rollers vs. I-5 All Stars

Friday, Dec. 4th 8pm at Oaks Park Hangar

GnR Join the Guns n Rollers rock squad when they square off against the I-5 All Stars at the Oaks Park Hangar on Friday, December 4th. The I-5 All Stars are a mixed team comprised of skaters from Oregon and Washington, all off the Interstate 5 Highway. The visiting team includes skaters from Cherry City Derby Girls, Salem, OR, Emerald City Roller Girls, Eugene, OR, Rainy City Roller Dolls, Centralia, WA, and Slaughter County Roller Vixens, Kitsap County, WA. The Guns N Rollers, including their hot shot new recruits, are hosting this pre-season scrimmage and it's going to be a blast. Bring your own snacks to go with the beer Rose City will provide for concessions. Tickets are cheap, only a donation of $5 at the door (no advance ticket sales), so you have no excuse for missing this exciting preview of the Guns N Rollers powerhouse lineup for 2010!

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Axles of Annihilation vs. Terminal City

Saturday, Dec. 5th 5pm at Oaks Park Hangar

Axles vs Terminal City
Don't miss Rose City's first international bout at the hangar! The Axles of Annihilation, Rose City's junior all-star team, are taking on the Terminal City All-Stars hailing from Vancouver, B.C. on Saturday, December 5th at 6pm. General Admission is $12, and there are also a limited number of Rockstar guaranteed seats for $20. This is a rare opportunity to cheer on Rose City's Axles as they skate to annihilate those pesky Canadians! For more info, or to buy tickets go here.

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Community Involvement


Volunteer Opportunities with RCR

The Rose City Rollers need you! Rose City is currently looking for volunteers to keep our fast-paced, skater owned and operated 501c3 non-profit organization running smoothly. Check out job opportunities here or email us at Not only will you be earning the adoration of 100+ derby girls, but you'll be building valuable resume skills and will receive a tax deduction for your time.


Sponsorship Opportunities with RCR

Align your business with the Rose City Rollers by becoming a 2010 season sponsor! Check out sponsorship options here or email us at

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Upcoming Events


  • Jan. 16 Season 5 Opening Bouts
  • Jan. 30 Axles of Annihilations vs Miami (in Miami, FL)
  • Feb. 5 Break Neck Betties Valentine's Day Party
  • Feb. 6 Heartless Heathers Anti-Valentine's Day Party
  • Feb. 20th - 21st Wild West Showdown - WFTDA Western Regional Invitational (in Kitsap County, WA)

Learn More on the Events page.

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WFTDA Logo About Rose City Rollers

The Rose City Rollers are women of attitude, athleticism and passion playing a hard-hitting sport of speed and skill. They were pioneers in the rebirth of roller derby and continue to foster its growth.

Their goals are to serve their community by empowering women, providing entertainment for their fans and supporting charitable causes. They are a 501c3 non-profit formed in 2004, and a founding member of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association.

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