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Jan 11, 2020 | Bout News

Bout Recap – Don’t Kramp My Style – 12.21.19

Written by Sana Sandra “Squirrelly” Karbal The importance of the season’s holidays was not lost among the glittering costumes and sparkly attire. One of our longest partners, the Ann Bancroft Foundation, reminded us that it’s the season for giving. Through the continued support of our fans, MNRD is able to help fund grants that empower […]

Nov 16, 2019 | Bout News

Bout Recap – Sweet Sixteen – 11.9.2019

BLOWING OUT SIXTEEN CANDLES IN SWEET STYLE Written by Sana Sandra “Squirrelly” Karbal The cascading St. Paul snow wasn’t the only thing getting frosty – MNRD Frostbite kicked off Sweet Sixteen with a pre-game bout in front of the crowd at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium. Frostbite is the competitive junior program within the league for […]

Nov 8, 2019 | Bout News

Bout Recap – ROLL CALL! Home Team Mini-Tournament – 10.5.2019

SETTLING SOME BEEF; HOME TEAMS COMPETE FOR GILDED STEAK. Written by Sana Sandra “Squirrelly” Karbal The Legendary Roy Wilkins Auditorium saw the kick off of Season 16 for newly-rebranded Minnesota Roller Derby. This change from the Minnesota RollerGirls was instituted to better represent the league, fan base, and community. Non-binary people, gender expansive individuals, and […]

May 13, 2019 | Bout News

Join the All-Stars at Home June 7-9 for Have a Nice Day Tournament!

It’s a RARE opportunity to catch the Minnesota RollerGirls at home over the summer, but here’s your chance! The Minnesota All-Star Program is hosting a three day B-Team tournament featuring top level derby talent from all over the country!

Apr 24, 2019 | Bout News

Casino Roller: the Preview

This weekend, the Minnesota RollerGirls will end their 15th season of hard-fought, hard-won roller derby…by changing their uniforms. No, the Atomic Bombshells aren’t trading in their look. It’s All-Star season, sports fans.

Mar 31, 2019 | Bout News

Rockits Take Home the Golden Skate!

After a stellar performance by both teams in the Championship bout of Season 15, the Rockits came out on top with a dominant win over the Gardas, 190-103. This topped off an undefeated season for the Rockits, and sent them home with the Golden Skate for the first time since Season 7! In the third […]

Mar 26, 2019 | Bout News

Skate Like UCare: the Preview

THIS. IS. IT. Each practice, each haul of the skate bag, each trek to and from the Legendary Roy Wilkins Auditorium has led to this Saturday. The Golden Skate is up for grabs…and the team that will win it has not raised the Skate in at least five years. Before the Skate: we have a […]

Mar 24, 2019 | Bout News

Follow the Frostbite this Spring and Summer!

The Minnesota Frostbite, our competitive junior roller derby team, will be skating in their inaugural season this spring and summer. Follow along with these 11-17 year old athletes that represent the future of MNRG! Check out their current schedule, and we’ll continue to update as more details and dates get set!

Mar 2, 2019 | Bout News

Survival of the Fastest Final Scores

In the home team semi-finals of Season 15, the Rockits kept up their winning streak and beat the Dolls 210-85. The Gardas fought hard and kept their early lead over the Bombshells, securing their way to the home team championships with a final score of 202-182. We’ll see you on March 30th, where the Bombshells […]

Feb 19, 2019 | Bout News

Survival of the Fastest preview

The Minnesota RollerGirls will hit the track at the Legendary Roy Wilkins Auditorium this very Saturday. We’ve been talking about it all season, but at last it’s here. The Golden Skate semi-finals. Two of our beloved home teams will punch their ticket to the Golden Skate finals on March 30th here at the Roy. Two […]