Portland roller derby fans saw another dominant performance by an undefeated local squad, and another statement win from the Wheels of Justice.
About four times a year, eligible skaters from the Fresh Meat pool can be drafted to the Rose City home teams. The teams take up to 20 for each roster.
In roller derby, the skaters with the starred helmet covers score points for their team by lapping opposing players. That’s it. Pretty simple, right?
In Spring, roller derby action heats up with the Rose City Rollers. The home team season is in full swing, with about half of the season’s games played.
Portland’s top-level roller derby team is ranked second out of 226 in the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA).