The 2017 Deb Brawl was an absolute blast, guys. There was fantastic music and dancing, amazing art for auction and the bartenders kept our glasses full all night. After far too long of keeping our new draftees’ home teams a secret, we finally got to sash them in and now we can share them with you!
Hello ARG fans! Welcome to the 2017 season! We’ve been holding in some incredible secrets over the holidays and are finally ready to share them with you! You might have seen some snippets on social media, but we picked up some fantastic Fresh Meat graduates and transfers, and a couple of our favorite faces have returned!
ARG is starting our period of time during the holidays that we call “The Blackout,” where all practices are cancelled so that skaters can have a few-week break from schedules and skating to get some rest and spend some quality time with their families. Many of us are pretty conflicted about this period, because we miss
Thanksgiving is just behind us and as we get some much needed time with friends and family over the holidays, we have plenty of time to reflect on the things we’re grateful for. It’s pretty easy for most of us to top the list with Roller Derby. Whether skater, official, superfan or widow, we hope
Imagine if you will, a group of us sitting around a table in the basement. We lean forward in caffeine fueled excitement as information is given to us, looking to one another in disbelief and nervous excitement. When we’re practically on the edge of our seats, palms sweating and shivering in delicious anticipation, LORD Blackie slams
Thursday, 06 October 2016 by Rosie Derivator
The blog has been on a bit of hiatus these past few weeks, as Atlanta Champs and WFTDA playoffs came and went. We’ve been scouring for things to talk about through the offseason, and most of our skaters have been pretty quiet in the recent weeks, so the pickings have been slim. For the next
Friday, 02 September 2016 by Rosie Derivator
As August comes to a close and September rolls into town, we here in Atlanta are brimming with excitement. After a phenomenal last few home games and plenty of intense action on the road, the Dirty South Derby Girls are polishing their training in anticipation of playoff weekend. Extra practices, guest jammers and new levels
Welcome to the Atlanta Rollergirls 2016 Homecoming and Championship games! We are looking forward to an action-packed night to close out the home team season! We are also celebrating the history of derby in Atlanta with homecoming celebrations- check out throwback uniforms and join us in raising a (non-glass) beverage to honor some of the
Thursday, 11 August 2016 by Rosie Derivator
While it’s not a requirement to love pets to be an Atlanta Rollergirl, it’s an overarching theme amongst most of our members. With busy schedules of work and tournaments, making sure our furbabies are well taken care of becomes an important part of the sport. This week, we’re talking with super fan, photographer and sponsor Jen
You’ve been stunned by the talent of our DSDG All Stars and you’ve heard the buzz about our B’s. Now see the Jukes of Hazzard in action when faced off against some of the best teams in the southeast! This weekend the Jukes take on the WFTDA Division 3 talent of surrounding states. In this