Choice City Rebels

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Choice City Rebels
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Metro area Fort Collins, CO
Country United States
Founded 2009
Teams All Stars
Track type(s) Flat
Website www.choicecityrebels.com

The Choice City Rebels is a roller derby league based in Fort Collins, Colorado. Founded in 2009, the league currently consists of a single team which competes against teams from other leagues.

The league was founded in October 2009 by eleven established skaters,[1] who had previously played for FoCo Girls Gone Derby, and it held its first bout in December, against the Slaughterhouse Derby Girls.[2] In 2011, it reached the final of the roller derby tournament at the Greeley Stampede, where it again faced the Slaughterhouse team.[3]

The Rebels have close links with a junior roller derby team, the Daughters of the Revolution.[4]

Choice City was accepted into the Women's Flat Track Derby Association Apprentice Program in July 2010,[5] and became a full member of the WFTDA in March 2011.[6] At the end of 2012 Choice City refocused as a co-ed and banked track league.[7][1]

Season Q4 ranking[8] Regionals Championship
2011 25 DNQ DNQ

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Choice City Rebels"
  2. ^ "Rebels roll out debut bout", Fort Collins Coloradoan, December 3, 2009
  3. ^ Alexandra Pilarski, "Roller derby tournament brings a different look to Stampede", Greeley Tribune, July 3, 2011
  4. ^ "Daughters of the Revolution", Choice City Rebels
  5. ^ "WFTDA Apprentice Program welcomes 16 new leagues", 8 July 2010
  6. ^ "WFTDA Welcomes 6 New Members", WFTDA, 1 March 2011
  7. ^ "Flat Track Stats", accessed June 12, 2014
  8. ^ "Current Rankings", WFTDA