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The Derby Dozen(ish)
2010's local and global Roller Derby highlights
"...When I start drafting the Roller Derby Top 10 for 2011, the No. 1 story will..."

Jan. 6, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

'Derby Baby' Growing Up in Public
New doc tracks the complex adolescence of Roller Derby
"...for Dave Wruck and Robin Bond, creators of Roller Derby doc Derby Baby: A Story of Love, Addiction and..."

Jan. 6, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 1/22/14
From recruiting wranglers to world cups, start filling your schedule
"...ready to fill them all up. The 2014 Roller Derby season is just getting ready to start, and it..."

Jan. 22, 2014 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 5/7/11
Small skaters, small wheels, big trip
"...If this were a regular Derby weekend, the news would be about the Texecutioners' East..."

May 7, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 9/13/13
Tournament season, world titles and good news for Temple
"...a while, but who's ready for a little Roller Derby catch-up?..."

Sept. 13, 2013 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

A Derby Decade
A landmark anniversary for Roller Derby
"...In the history of modern roller derby, the Sixth Street institution Casino el Camino plays a..."

Jan. 21, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 1/16/11
Local leagues prep for big seasons
"...your gaskets and tighten your bearings: The 2011 Roller Derby season is bearing down like an enraged pack...."

Jan. 16, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Opening the Book on Roller Derby
Local photographer Kickstarting history of Texas Rollergirls
"...Everyone knows Austin is the home of modern Roller Derby. But it's also the home of photographing Roller Derby,..."

June 9, 2016 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 5/14/11
Another double header weekend
"...Break out your banked and flat track Roller Derby t-shirts this weekend, as both of Austin's derby leagues..."

May 14, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

'And Now Here's Ted With the Derby'
ABC Nightline at Texas Rollergirls tonight, plus new derby doc
"...camera's eye is increasingly on the world of Roller Derby: Tonight reporters from ABC News Nightline will be at..."

May 15, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 2/5/11
Wii action, Gov Cup plans, and the year's first results
"...Anyone remember when there was an 'off'-season in roller derby? Nah, me neither. There have already been dozens of..."

Feb. 5, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update: 11/27/10
The off season is on
"...The 2010 Roller Derby season may be technically over, but there's still plenty..."

Nov. 27, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

A Triple Roller Derby Double Header
Roller Derby makes history at the Bob Bullock, plus upcoming bouts
"...tonight, the Bullock Texas State History Museum celebrates Roller Derby, the high-contact, high-speed sport that the 512 gave the..."

April 11, 2015 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

'This is Roller Derby' Trying to Roll to Austin
Aussie doc maker wants to bring Roller Derby film to Central Texas
"...It's been said that Roller Derby is like rugby on wheels, so it's no surprise..."

April 27, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update, 6/19/10
WFTDA expands, and the touring season continues
"...exciting expansion news from the Women's Flat Track Roller Derby Association, plus two Texas Rollergirls teams take to the..."

June 19, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 1/28/12
Lonestar starts rolling, Texies on the road, and Whammy recap
"...And so, it begins! The 2012 Roller Derby season launches this weekend in Texas with double whistles,..."

Jan. 28, 2012 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update[d]: 10/8/10
Texecutioners take to the tourneys
"...are in Lincoln, Neb., for the Womens Flat Track Derby Association's South Central regionals, while the Lonestar Rollergirls are..."

Oct. 9, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update: 9/18/10
Lonestars finish the season, Texies pack their travel bags
"...the flat track world. Plus, exciting news for Roller Derby video-game developments...."

Sept. 18, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 1/16/12
Texas Rollergirls looking for a few good announcers tonight
"...just part of a jam-packed (and well overdue) Roller Derby update...."

Jan. 16, 2012 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update: 8/7/10
Putas vs Hellcats and traveling Texecutioners
"...at the moment, that doesn't mean there's no Roller Derby going on in Austin this weekend...."

Aug. 7, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update: 7/24/10
TXRG championship while Lonestar rolls on
"...Another double-header weekend for Roller Derby fans, as the Texas Rollergirls finish up their home..."

July 24, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

The Art of Roller Derby
Chief Acevedo to blow whistle at Texas Rollergirls bout
"...a celebrity start the first bout, the flat-track Roller Derby league invited someone who'll definitely have his own whistle:..."

May 23, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

The Roller Derby Invades SXSW
"...killed the radio star, but television revived the Roller Derby. A much blathered about contact sport, today associated with..."

March 14, 2007 Sports Post by Sofia Resnick

Adventures in Journalism: Let’s Go to the Roller Derby!
"...settled after last Saturday’s (Dec. 2) important flat-track Roller Derby match between the hometown Texas Rollergirls Texecutioners and the..."

Dec. 10, 2006 Sports Post by John Razook

Help a Derby Baby Find an ATX Home
Nine hours to get new Roller Derby doc to Austin
"...It may not be the first Roller Derby documentary, but Derby, Baby! has taken the sport's scrappy..."

May 22, 2012 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

World Wide Texas Derby
Austin skater in first Roller Derby World Cup
"...Which is the greatest Roller Derby nation? Teams from 13 countries have gathered in Toronto,..."

Dec. 1, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 10/15/11
Calvello Cup tonight, and the WFTDA tournament season heats up
"...cooler outside, but it's still hot on the Roller Derby track. While the flat track Texas Rollergirls start packing..."

Oct. 15, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 7/8/11
Saddle up for a big weekend on and off the range
"...to rope and tie the opposition on the Roller Derby track...."

July 8, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update 4/9/11
Lonestar clash, big rules change pending, and support your local Texie
"...year Sunday. That's the culmination of another big Roller Derby weekend, with the Hell Marys on the road, the..."

April 9, 2011 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Roller Derby Update, 5/8/10
Lonestar at home, Texecutioners for Denver double trouble
"...Roller Derby fans have a choice this weekend: Austin skaters playing..."

May 8, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

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