Silicon Valley Roller Girls

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Silicon Valley Roller Girls
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Metro area San Jose, CA
Country United States
Founded 2007
Teams Dot.Kamikazes (A team)
KillaBytes (B team)
Hard Drivers (C team)
Track type(s) Flat
Venue San Jose Skate
Affiliations WFTDA
Website www.svrollergirls.com

The Silicon Valley Roller Girls (SVRG) roller derby league is based in San Jose, California. Founded in 2007, the league currently consists of three teams which compete against teams from other leagues.


The league played its first bout in August 2008, against the Port City Roller Girls.1 SVRG was accepted into the Women's Flat Track Derby Association Apprentice Program in September 2009,2 and became a full member of the WFTDA in June 2010.3


One former Silicon Valley skater, Brazilian Bombshell, competed for Brazil at the 2011 Roller Derby World Cup.4


The league also supports a junior roller derby program 5 and a recreational league. 6


Season Q4 ranking7 Regionals Championship
2011 14 DNQ DNQ

References

  1. ^ Felipe Buitrago, Roller Brawl, Metro Silicon Valley, 27 August 2008
  2. ^ Apprentice Leagues, WFTDA [version of 16 November 2009]
  3. ^ WFTDA welcomes 11 new members, adds new regions, WFTDA, 17 June 2010
  4. ^ Scott J. Adams, ROLLER DERBY: Morgan Hill 'Bombshell' eager to lead Brazil in inaugural Roller Derby World Cup, Morgan Hill Times, 24 November 2011
  5. ^ Derby 2.0
  6. ^ Circuit Jerks
  7. ^ Current Rankings, WFTDA







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