Flood Water Roller Derby

Flood Water Roller Derby travels four hours to win first bout

The women of Flood Water Roller Derby made the four-hour journey from Roseville to Siskiyou to battle Jefferson State Roller Derby in their first away bout of the season Saturday, ...

Flood Water Roller Derby recuitment event slated for May 28

Flood Water Roller Derby invites all people interested in skating to join the rising tide. Roller derby is more than a sport – it’s a lifestyle. Derby athletes commit ...

Queens of the "derbyverse": Placer County women find solace on four wheels with Flood Water Roller Derby

It’s 10 p.m. on March 24 and Roseville’s Placer County Fairgrounds is bathed in blackness. Eerie shapes loom from the dark, dancing in distant incandescence radiating f ...

Our View: From the Preditor’s desk

At a loss for what to write for my last column of the year, I tried to pick the most important thing that happened to me in 2013. Professionally, the biggest event of my year was t ...

Rocklin derby team hosts kids’ camp

Flood Water Roller Derby has teamed up with Rocklin Parks and Recreation to present Junior Roller Derby Boot Camp, which kicked off Saturday at Johnson-Springview Park. Blocker an ...

Get ready to roll at junior derby camp

Flood Water Roller Derby and the Rocklin Parks and Recreation Department will host a Junior Roller Derby Boot Camp from 8-11 a.m. Saturdays, July 13 and 20, in the hockey rink at J ...

These ladies are on a roll

Roller derby, the banked-track roller skating competitions popular from the 1930s through the 1980s, is experiencing a resurgence. Once viewed as a form of sports entertainment, ro ...