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ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14TH!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14TH!

ROSELLE, IL (September 11, 2013) – Oh Hot Dame! Get ready for hard hits and solid booty blocks, the DuPage Derby Dames return to the track for their seventh home bout of the season!
The Dames will host the Chicago Outfit Shakedown of Chicago, Illinois, and the Southern Illinois Roller Girls Rolling Blackouts of Marion, Illinois at the Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle, Illinois on September 14, 2013. This bout is a must see for everyone! Pink Pow-Her Ranger is returning to the flat track for her final home bout with the Dames! Don’t miss your last chance to scope out her phenomenal skills!

Doors will open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout of the evening will commence at 6:00pm with the Dames Onslaught vs. the Shakedown, followed by the Dames Uproar vs. the Rolling Blackouts at approximately 7:30pm.

The pre-sale ticket price is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/446745 or from your favorite roller girl.

The DuPage Derby Dames will be running a donor drive at this bout to benefit the Be the Match Foundation. The Foundation raises funds to help patients who need a bone marrow or umbilical cord transplant find a donor and receive treatment. The Dames are proud to help support this great cause.

Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and join this powerful League of skaters in the excitement of jukes, jumps, whips and wipe-outs!

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast-paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do-it-yourself management. Every member exhibits behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the WFTDA, as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Venue Information:

Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893-4480

www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, AUGUST 17TH!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, AUGUST 17TH!

ROSELLE, IL (August 13, 2013) – Oh Hot Dame! Get ready for hard hits and solid booty blocks, the DuPage Derby Dames return to the track for their sixth home bout of the season!

The Dames will host the Renegade Rollitia Roller Girls of Marshall, Michigan and the Battle Creek Cereal Killers of Battle Creek Michigan at the Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle, Illinois on August 17, 2013.

Doors will open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout of the evening will commence at 6:00pm with the Dames Onslaught vs. Renegade, followed by the Dames Uproar vs. the Cereal Killers at approximately 7:30pm.

The pre-sale ticket price is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: or from your favorite roller girl.

Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and join this powerful League of skaters in the excitement of jukes, jumps, whips and wipe-outs!

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from this home bout to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, an organization that has played a critical role in every major advance in the fight against breast cancer, since 1982. The check will be presented during half time.

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast-paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do-it-yourself management. Every member exhibits behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the WFTDA, as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Venue Information:

Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893-4480

www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, JULY 27TH!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, JULY 27TH!

ROSELLE, IL (July 24, 2013) – Oh Hot Dame! The DuPage Derby Dames return to the rink to host their fifth home bout of the season!

The Dames will host the Rockford Ragdolls of Rockford, Illinois and the Wisconsin River Valley Roller Girls of Wausau, Wisconsin at the Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle, Illinois on July 27, 2013.

Doors will open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout of the evening will commence at 6:00pm with the Derby Dames Onslaught vs. the Ragdolls, followed by the Derby Dames Uproar vs. the River Valley Roller Girls at approximately 7:30pm. The Dames have been vigorously training since their last bout and look forward to entering the track hard and strong.

The pre-sale ticket price is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/378224 or from your favorite roller girl.

Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and join this powerful League of skaters in the excitement of jukes, jumps, whips and wipe-outs!

Join the Dames for the official after party at Time Out West Sports Bar at 1130 E. Lake Street in Hanover Park, Illinois.

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from this bout to charity and will present the check during half time.

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast-paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do-it-yourself management. Every member exhibits behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Venue Information:

Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893-4480

www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, JUNE 22ND!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, JUNE 22ND!

ROSELLE, IL (June 17, 2013) – Oh Hot Dame! Get ready for hard hits and solid booty blocks, the DuPage Derby Dames return to the track for their fourth home bout of the season!

The Dames will host the Kokomo City of Fists of Kokomo, Indiana, and the Windy City Rollers Third Coast of Chicago, Illinois at the Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle, Illinois on June 22, 2013. Yes, that’s right! The Dames Uproar will be playing a Windy City Rollers Team (WCR) for the first time ever! WCR is a nationally ranked roller derby league with the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA). The Dames are super excited to have the honor of playing one of their teams!

Doors will open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout of the evening will commence at 6:00pm with the Dames Onslaught vs. Kokomo, followed by the Dames Uproar vs. the WCR Third Coast at approximately 7:30pm.

The pre-sale ticket price is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/378206 or from your favorite roller girl. Would you like to get a $2.00 discount on your ticket? The Dames will be collecting gently used professional attire for Poised For Success, an organization dedicated to aiding women in re-entering the work force. Please help the Dames support this cause to receive your discount!
Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and join this powerful League of skaters in the excitement of jukes, jumps, whips and wipe-outs!

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from this home bout to charity and will present the check during half time.

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast-paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do-it-yourself management. Every member exhibits behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the WFTDA, as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Venue Information:

Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893-4480

www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, MAY 18th!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, MAY 18th!

ROSELLE, IL (May 10, 2013) - Oh Hot Dame! Get ready to feast your eyes on the hard-hitting, mega booty-blocking DuPage Derby Dames for their third home bout of the season!

The Dames will host the Mclean County MissFits Wanna Bメs of Bloomington, Illinois and the Quad City Rollers of Davenport, Iowa at the Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle, Illinois on May 18, 2013.

Doors will open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout of the evening will commence at 6:00pm with the Derby Dames Onslaught vs. the MissFits Wanna Bメs, followed by the Derby Dames Uproar vs. the Quad City Rollers at approximately 7:30pm.

The pre-sale ticket price is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/372832 or from your favorite roller girl.

So far the Dames are undefeated in their 2013 home bouting season, so venture out and see if they can keep the winning streak going!

Join the Dames for the official after party at Time Out West Sports Bar at 1130 E. Lake Street in Hanover Park, Illinois.

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from this bout to charity and will present the check during half time.

Womenメs roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern womenメs roller derby phenomenon. The Leagueメs mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast-paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do-it-yourself management. Every member exhibits behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the Womenメs Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Venue Information:

Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893-4480

www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, APRIL 20TH!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, APRIL 20TH!

ROSELLE, IL (April 16, 2013) – Oh Hot Dame! The DuPage Derby Dames return to the rink for their second home bout of the season!

The Dames will host the Black Widow Derby Ghouls of Tinley Park, Illinois and the Aurora 88s of Aurora, Illinois at the Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle, Illinois on April 20, 2013.

Doors will open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout of the evening will commence at 6:00pm with the Derby Dames Onslaught vs. the Black Widow Derby Ghouls, followed by the Derby Dames Uproar vs. the Aurora 88s at approximately 7:30pm. The Dames celebrated their first victory of the season at their season opener on March 23rd.

The pre-sale ticket price is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/355626 or from your favorite roller girl.

Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and join this powerful League of skaters in the excitement of jukes, jumps, whips and wipe-outs!

Join the Dames for the official after party at Time Out West Sports Bar at 1130 E. Lake Street in Hanover Park, Illinois.

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from this bout to charity and will present the check during half time.

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast-paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do-it-yourself management. Every member exhibits behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Venue Information:

Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893-4480

www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

SEASON OPENER ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, MARCH 23RD!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

SEASON OPENER
ROLLER DERBY DOUBLE HEADER SATURDAY, MARCH 23RD!

ROSELLE, IL (March 12, 2013) – Oh Hot Dame! The DuPage Derby Dames are excited to announce their 2013 season opener, a roller derby double header!

Get ready for hard hits and solid booty blocks, the DuPage Derby Dames are back in full force for their first bout of the season!

The Dames will host the Peoria Push Derby Dames of Peoria, Illinois and the Southland Slashers of Coal City, Illinois at the Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle, Illinois on March 23, 2013. Doors will open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout of the evening will commence at 6:00pm with the Dames Onslaught vs. the Southland Slashers, followed by the Dames Uproar vs. the Peoria Push at approximately 7:30pm.

The pre-sale ticket price is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/335375 or from your favorite roller girl.

Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and join this powerful League of skaters in the excitement of jukes, jumps, whips and wipe-outs!

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from the season opener to charity and will present the check during half time.

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast-paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do-it-yourself management. Every member exhibits behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Venue Information:

Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893-4480

www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

DUPAGE DERBY DAMES ANNOUNCE 2013 SEASON SCHEDULE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl, President
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

DUPAGE DERBY DAMES ANNOUNCE 2013 SEASON SCHEDULE

ROSELLE, IL (February 21, 2013) – Oh Hot Dame! The DuPage Derby Dames are excited to announce their 2013 season bout schedule! During their 2013 season the Dames will host eight double header home bouts featuring the League’s two teams, the Uproar and the Onslaught. They will also be travelling to three away bouts; the Onslaught will play the Eastern Iowa Outlaws on 3/9/13, both the Uproar and the Onslaught will play the Confluence Crush roller derby teams on 6/2/13 and the Uproar will play the Rockford Rage on 9/21/13. The Dames had an incredible first season in 2012, and it’s only going to get better in 2013!
The League has been vigorously working hard on strategy, endurance and team building. Get ready for hard hits and solid booty blocks, the Dames are back in full force this season!

All home bouts will be held at Coachlite Skate Center in Roselle,Illinois.
HomeBout Schedule
3/23/13
4/20/13
5/18/13
6/22/13
7/27/13
8/17/13
9/14/13
10/12/13

The pre‐sale ticket price for all home bouts is $10 or tickets can be purchased for $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Season Tickets are available now and can be purchased in
advance from Brown Paper Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/335367 or from your favorite roller girl.

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from all home bouts to charity and will present the checks during halftime at each bout.

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200 leagues popping up around the world.

Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and support your localroller derby league, with action packed entertainment and fun for the entire family!

About the DuPage Derby Dames

The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast‐paced sport that fosters respect and builds confidence.
The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through competitive sport, regular practice, and do‐it‐yourself management. Every member exhibits
behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), as they work toward obtaining official membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and
merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle,IL 60172.

Venue Information:
Coachlite Skate Center
1291West Bryn MawrAvenue
Roselle,IL 60172
(630) 893‐4480
www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

DUPAGE DERBY DAMES SEASON CLOSER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Relations Contact:
Megan Rosenberg aka Millie Brawl
Via Email: milliebrawl@gmail.com

DUPAGE DERBY DAMES SEASON CLOSER!
ROLLER DERBY DOUBLEHEADER SATURDAY NOVEMBER 10TH

ROSELLE, IL (October 29, 2012) – Oh Hot Dame! The DuPage Derby Dames are proud to
announce their last bout of the season, a roller derby salute to our Veterans. The Dames will host
the Meowfit from Chicago, Illinois, and the Beloit Bombshells from Beloit, Wisconsin. The event
will take place at the Coachlite Skate Center at 1291 Bryn Mawr Avenue, Roselle, Illinois. Doors
open at 5:30pm sharp. The first bout starts at 6:00pm featuring the Onslaught vs. the Bombshells,
followed by the Uproar vs. the Meowfit at approximately 7:30pm. This powerful league of skaters
will strive to close the season with a victory!

The pre‐sale ticket price is $10 and is $12 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Tickets are
available now and can be purchased in advance from Brown Paper Tickets at:
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/273942 or from your favorite roller girl.

The DuPage Derby Dames will donate a portion of the proceeds from this event to charity and
will present the check at half time.

Sponsors of the Season Closer include Coachlite Skate Center, Accurate Repro, Jimmy Johns,
CardSeason.com, 20 West Wine, and Rumpel Shirt Skin of Wheaton, Illinois.

Venture out to the Coachlite Skate Center and support your local roller derby league, with action
packed entertainment and fun for the entire family! Join the Dames for the official after party at
Time Out West Sports Bar (1130 E. Lake Street, Hanover Park, IL).

About the DuPage Derby Dames
The DuPage Derby Dames roller derby league, formed in 2010, is the premiere all female flat track
roller derby league in the western suburbs of Chicago, and part of the modern women’s roller
derby phenomenon. The League’s mission is to provide the women of their community with an
opportunity to get involved in the exciting, fast‐paced sport that fosters respect and builds
confidence.

The Derby Dames strive to promote athleticism and camaraderie among their skaters through
competitive sport, regular practice, and do‐it‐yourself management. Every member exhibits
behavior that brings honor and distinction to the League, the sport of roller derby, and the
Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), as they work toward obtaining official
membership. They are 100% skater owned and operated, with members running all facets of
League management, including bout production, coaching, marketing and public relations, and
merchandising.

All home bouts and regular practice sessions are held at Coachlite Skate Center, 1291 Bryn Mawr
Avenue, Roselle, IL 60172.

Women’s roller derby is a full contact, aggressive, competitive sport played on traditional quad
skates. In the past few years, the sport has experienced a worldwide explosion, with nearly 1,200
leagues popping up around the world.

Venue Information:
Coachlite Skate Center
1291 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Roselle, IL 60172
(630) 893‐4480
www.dupagederbydames.com
www.coachliteskate.com
www.wftda.com

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