Roller Derby Double Header – April 11th (Vixens vs. Skids & Home Team Match-up)

Big time roller derby is coming back to Rockland on Saturday, April 11th! Fans will be getting two games for the price of one with this amazing double header. In game 1, Ottawa’s own Rideau Valley Vixens will be taking on the always impressive New Skids on the Block from Montréal. Then in second game, RVRG’s Slaughter Daughters are facing last year’s home team champions: Prime Sinisters.

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Location:
Jean-Marc Lalonde Arena – at 1523 Du Parc Ave. in Rockland
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Date: Saturday, April 11th, 2015
Time: Doors at 5:30 pm / First game starts at 6pm

Tickets:
$10 in advance
available online at rvrgapril11.brownpapertickets.com
or Rockland Sports (3-2865 Laurier St. Rockland, ON)
or Monopolatte (640 Somerset West. Ottawa, ON)
or $12 at the door
(Kids 10 and under free. Limit 2 per adult please.)
Our RVRG VIP Season Pass is also available: Just $45 for 5 events rvrgvippass.brownpapertickets.com

So we’ll see YOU in Rockland on Saturday, April 11th! Don’t forget to bring your ID for the Clocktower Beer Garden and dress warmly. Camping chairs welcome!

About the Teams:
Rideau Valley Vixens, rose up the ranks in WFTDA standings last year to the top of division 2 and winning 2nd place at the championships in Nashville. their division. Having just broke in the Division 1 the Vixens are aiming to move up once again. They are currently placed 40th in WFTDA rankings.

New Skids on the Block have been a fluorescent force in Canadian Roller Derby for years. With an impressive roster and a new coach we’re excited to see the what the Skids can do in 2015. The Skids are currently placed 17th in WFTDA rankings.

The Slaughter Daughters are RVRG’s founding team and were consistently ranked number one in 2012 and 2013 on the Canadian Roller Derby Ranking for home teams. With the reshuffle of the league’s home team talent in 2014, SD kept a killer roster of fast jammers and impressive blockers. The other RVRG home teams had better watch their backs because SD is hungry for the Championship this year.

RVRG’s newest team, The Prime Sinisters is made up of some of the league’s finest veteran and rookie talent. These skaters know their way around a track. In 2014, the Prime Sinisters won the first ever RVRG Home Team Championship title and now, PS are ready to do what it takes to come out on top once again.

Approximate Schedule:
5:30pm / Doors open and the Clocktower Beer Garden begins serving!
6:00-6:05 / Gear Check and Team Introductions for Game #1 Vixens vs. Skids
6:10-6:40 / Game #1 1st Period (30 minutes of gameplay)
6:40-6:50 / 10 min intermission – Half time
6:50-7:10 / Second Period (30 minutes of gameplay)
7:10 / Game #1 Ends
Intermission – Warm ups for Game #2
7:40-7:45 / Gear Check and Team Introductions for Game #2 Prime Sinsters vs. Slaughter Daughters
7:45-8:15 / Game #2 1st Period (30 minutes of gameplay)
8:15-8:25 / 10 min intermission
8:25-8:55 / Second Period (30 minutes of gameplay)
8:55 / Game #2 Ends
8:55-11:00 / Clocktower Beer Garden remains open for a short after-party at the arena.

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