LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Rock Town Roller Derby, a nationally ranked league, came by the studio on Wednesday to talk about their season opener on March 30.
The 14th season of derby in Little Rock, the doubleheader begins at 12 p.m. at the Arkansas Skatium on 1311 S. Bowman Road. Doors open at 11 a.m.
Ticket prices: Adults at the door $12; adult presale, military, student $10; children 6 and older $5; children under 6 are free.
The Queens of the Rink are undefeated at the Little Rock arena. The Breakneck Brawlers have several good rookies and are a very competitive team. The league has over 55 members; almost triple the membership in the last three years.
There will be beer sold at the game from two local breweries: Water Buffalo and Stones Throw. Rock Town Roller Derby will be releasing their own brand new beer with Water Buffalo at the games.
A Facebook contest and ticket specials/promotions will be happening over the next two weeks. Fans can look out for details on Rock Town Roller Derby’s Facebook page.
Watch the video above to hear what the skaters have to say about the women’s sport and the community behind it.