Black-n-Bluegrass RollerGirls

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Black-n-Bluegrass RollerGirls
League logo
Metro area Covington, KY
Country United States
Founded 2006
Track type(s) Flat
Venue The Bank of Kentucky Center
Affiliations WFTDA
Website black-n-bluegrass.com

The Black-n-Bluegrass RollerGirls (BBRG) is a WFTDA roller derby league based in Northern Kentucky. They consist of 50+ skaters and roster 2 teams, the Black-Outs (A team) and the Shiners (B team) which competes with other teams from this region.

The league was founded in May 2006,[1] the first flat track league in northern Kentucky.[2] It held its first season in 2008,[1] and, by 2011, the league had more than forty skaters.[3]

Black-n-Bluegrass was accepted into the Women's Flat Track Derby Association Apprentice Program in April 2010,[4] and became a full member of the WFTDA in March 2012.[5]

They are playing at the Bank of Kentucky Center at Northern Kentucky University. For their schedule and more info go to www.NKYROLLERDERBY.com

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "About The Black-n-Bluegrass Rollergirls", BBRG
  2. ^ Sara Gadzala, "Rollergirls ready for rivals; season opens with circus act", Cincinnati Enquirer, March 14, 2008
  3. ^ Rick McCrabb, "Rollergirls to compete today in Middletown", JournalNews, September 3, 2011
  4. ^ "WFTDA Apprentice Program Welcomes 13 New Leagues", WFTDA, 8 April 2010
  5. ^ "WFTDA Welcomes 14 New Member Leagues", 1 March 2012