Monday, April 20, 2009

Roller Derby Clinics & Tryouts!

The Big Easy Rollergirls are running roller derby clinics on Thursday, April 23rd and Monday, April 27th from 6:30-8:30PM. You can learn the proper stance, stop, stride and much, much more!

Check in is at 6PM. $15 per clinic. $25 if you attend both! The clinics will be held at Skate Country located at 1100 Terry Pkwy in Terrytown.

All this skate knowledge will give you an edge for The Big Easy Rollergirl Tryouts at Skate Country on Monday, May 4th and Wednesday, May 6th from 6:30-8:30PM. Now is your chance to become a rollergirl!

For more information on the clinics and tryouts, please email

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

April 18th Bout

The Big Easy Rollergirls’ Bout is scheduled for Saturday, April 18th at UNO’s Human Performance Center (on the corner of Elysian Fields and Leon C. Simon) The doors open at 5:30 PM. The action starts at 6PM featuring the The StoryVillains vs The Confederacy of Punches.


Confederacy of Punches

It follows at 7PM with
The Crescent Wenches vs The Mobile Roller Derby of Alabama.

Mobile Roller Derby

The Crescent Wenches

Tickets are $10 IN ADVANCE ($5 for kids 12 and under) and $12 at the door. 

We will be accepting donations on behalf of The New Orleans Public Library Items for the wishlist include office supplies and craft supplies -- 8 ½ x 11 white copy paper and colored paper, ball point pens, Scotch tape, White-Out, Post-It Notepads, markers, glue sticks, kid scissors, construction paper, glitter glue, beads, paper plates, pipe cleaners (assorted colors), paint brushes, crayons, plastic / wiggle eyes (assorted sizes), etc. NOPL staffers will be on hand to give out National Library Week goody bags and other promational materials.

The afterparty will be at Squeal on 8400 Oak Street. 

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Big Easy Rollergirls in Nashville this weekend!

Saturday, April 11th, The Big Easy Rollergirls take on the Nashville Rollergirls All Stars in Nashville in a WFTDA Sanctioned Bout!

Big Easy Rollergirls All-Stars

Nashville Rollergirls All-Stars

The Big Easy Rollergirls are ranked two ahead of Nashville in the South Central Region. Come out and cheer us on as we move up the ranks with hard hits and fast whips!

The action takes place at the Tn State Fairgrounds (Sports Arena) at 625 Smith Ave in Nashville. The doors open at 6PM, the bout starts at 7PM. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door, $7 for Children 7-12, and free for children 6 and under. Buy your tickets now!