The Blue Ridge Rollergirls closed out their home season with an extravaganza of athleticism and spectacle, dispatching opponents the Appalachian Boone Shiners and advancing to the Division 2 playoffs in Wichita, Kan.
A July 7 doubleheader at the WNC Ag Center featured teams from Gainsville, Fla., and Raleigh, N.C., and provided double wins for the local roller-derby women. (Leigh Eva Lye Salmon hits the deck hard while fans react in various ways. Photo by Bill Rhodes)
The Blue Ridge Roller Girls season came to an end Saturday, November 19 with a double win over Charlotte. This also marks the last roller derby bout to be held in the Asheville Civic Center, as the team moves to their new home at the Western North Carolina Agricultural Center. The next home bout will […]
The local roller derby team goes up against the Texas Hell Marys on Saturday, July 31.
The Blue Ridge Roller Girls took on the visiting team from Raleigh, The Carolina Roller Girls on Saturday, June 5. Check out a photo gallery of the event! Photos by Halima Flynt.
This week’s round-up includes breakdancers Hunab Kru, the Cole Mountain Cloggers, a training session with the Blue Ridge Rollergirls; the acobatics of the Runaway Circus and the Loose Cabooses, and of course, much more.
Asheville’s hometown bruisers on wheels opened their season Saturday night, and photographer Jerry Nelson caught the action.