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Dolls and Betties Set to Battle on the Flat Track

The defending champion Chicks Ahoy! kicked off the 2012 Toronto Roller Derby (ToRD) season defeating their rivals, the Gore-Gore Rollergirls, in front of a sold out audience on Feb. 4. The ToRD season continues this Saturday with the Death Track Dolls competing against the Smoke City Betties, a game that follows a sanctioned Women’s Flat […]

Toronto Dominates Hammer City at Bout Blanche

Last Saturday, Toronto Roller Derby (ToRD) returned to The Bunker in Downsview Park to host Bout Blanche, their last event of 2011 before preparations for the Blood and Thunder World Cup begin to take place. Bout Blanche took place prior to Toronto’s annual art-themed Nuit Blanche event, where locals wander the streets late at night […]

Match-Up Between Betties and Dolls an Important One

Last Saturday April 9th 2011, one of the most exhilarating roller derby bouts of Toronto Roller Derby (ToRD) history took place as the Gore Gore Rollergirls had their wills and consecutive winning streak of ten games put to the test by their rival Chicks Ahoy!. The Gores barely escaped with the win in an exhaustingly […]

Toronto Hosts Quad City Chaos This Weekend

The Toronto Roller Derby League (ToRD) returns this coming weekend to once again host the Quad City Chaos tournament, which will feature some of the best roller derby teams from Canada. This year’s event will feature Toronto’s CN Power, Kitchener’s Tri-City Thunder, Montreal’s New Skids on the Block and Ottawa’s Rideau Valley Vixens. The two […]

Gores End Betties Season and Continue Winning Streak

Last Saturday May 14th, The Hangar complex at Downsview Park was a buzz with excitement as the Smoke City Betties and their loyal fans packed the arena in anticipation of an upset win over the undefeated Gore-Gore Rollergirls. The Gores of the Toronto Roller Derby (ToRD) league had won eleven straight home league contests coming […]

Back to the Home Teams as Toronto Roller Derby Continues

After Toronto area roller derby fans witnessed the city’s travelling team CN Power dominate Michigan’s Killamazoo Derby Darlins in late February, the demand for more fast-paced roller derby action was needed to warm up the cold and dreary winter in the city. The date for that action is near as the Toronto Roller Derby (ToRD) […]