FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 30, 2018
Reading Derby Girls ranked at 177
Reading, Pennsylvania – The Reading Derby Girls (RDG) are proud to announce today that the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) has released rankings on April 30, 2018 with Reading sitting at 177 among 450+ leagues worldwide.
The Reading Derby Girls are heading to Maryland on Saturday, May 19 to appear in their first double header with both their A and B level teams against Salisbury Rollergirls. Their next home game will be on Sunday, June 10 featuring the Brandywine Brawlers and the Reading Derby Girls B team.
About the WFTDA
The Women’s Flat Track Derby Association is the governing body for women’s flat-track roller derby, and a membership organization for the leagues to collaborate and network. The organization created and maintained the first standardized ruleset for the flat-track game, now in its fourth edition. The WFTDA also serves as the sanctioning body for games, hosts tournaments, sets safety standards and provides insurance to athletes and leagues. There are currently 355 WFTDA member leagues and more than 71 apprentice leagues worldwide.
About the Reading Derby Girls
The Reading Derby Girls (RDG) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing an opportunity for women to challenge themselves physically through the sisterhood of roller derby while supporting our community. The members of RDG are strong and motivated women, who train hard, respect their teammates and love the sport of Roller Derby. Our aggressive skaters work to increase their power through discipline, hard work and focus.