Come watch our double header in Uppsala at Tiundagatan 26, Sunday the 2nd of December. Doors open at 12:30. First game is between BURDs and Helltown Hellcats at 13:00 and in the second game Jackdaw City Rollers meet Västerås Roller derby, at 15:30. The theme for the day is Game of Thrones so be prepared for some cold and grim action!
We’re super happy about our new sponsors Quad Roller Skate Shop! Check out their web page for all your gear needs: http://quadrollerskateshop.com/
After the success on our homebout in June, we decided to enter the Division 1-series!
Division 1 – here we come! Do you wanna see us play? Save these dates: Norrköping 17-18/10, Karlstad 12-13/12, Västerås 23-24/4. Do you wanna join our fan club and cheer for us, sing team songs, hang out with cool people and generally be jackdawesome? Then join/like “Jackdaw city support” on Facebook!
Come and try roller derby with Uppsala’s own Jackdaw City Rollers! No previous experience needed! All of us were like Bambi when we started too! If you have always wanted to be part of a roller derby team or have just recently found out about us then this is your chance!
There are TWO optional days for trying this amazing sport out:
MONDAY 14/9 @ 18.00 Celsiusskolans idrottshall
THURSDAY 17/9 @ 20.00 Johannesbäckskolans idrottshall
Also, if you wanna watch a basic practice, you can join us to Johannesbäckskolan after the intake on Monday 14/9 where we’ll show you! If you fall in love with the sport, the cool people, the feeling of having a new family, the glitter, the sweat…… you can join our fresh meat practices straight away after!
We welcome all genders, from 18 years of age. Women and trans players can join our bouting (competing) team. Men are welcome to join practices too and would also be super appreciated as referees or non skating officials. We will provide all necessary training, if you wanna be involved this way.
During our 10 week “Fresh Meat program” you’ll learn the foundations of roller derby and you’ll get all the necessary tools to pass the minimum skills test. And then, you can be a skater in our team games! Or a referee! You will learn transitions, advanced stopping techniques, basics of blocking and jamming plus the beginnings of advanced strategy.
If this is all questionmarks right now – don’t worry! We will explain it all! :)
Wait a minute! What’s roller derby? Read a short description here and check the video clip: http://wftda.com/resources/rollerderby101
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We would like to thank all of our lovely sponsors on our first home-bout! We had an amazing game, and we are very grateful for all your support and help!
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Derby Love! //Jackdaw City Rollers
Jackdaw City Rollers are hosting Uppsalas first roller derby bout EVER! Come and help us write history and cheer for us when we play against Stockholm Roller Derby C-stars.
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SVT gave us a visit. Our lovely FuckoffFrankie and The Dick-tator talked about the sport and our awesome team Jackdaw City Rollers. Watch it to learn more about us and the sport.
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