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12 Derwood Circle
Rockville, MD

As the only women’s, flat-track roller derby league in Montgomery County, MD, Free State Roller Derby (FSRD) is hometown and homegrown. Founded in November 2009, FSRD is 100 percent volunteer-run by a growing group of devoted skaters and Fresh Meat, and is backed by a dedicated crew of referees and non-skating officials (NSOs).

FSRD is a 501(c)(3) organization.

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Schedules & Events

Find out who we’re playing next, what social and fundraising events are coming up, and what else we’ve got going on about town. Keep checking back for updates on our opponents, times, locations, and away games. See more about Free State's record on Flat Track Stats!

 


FSRD Presents: Kendra Gives Back Party
Dec
12
5:00 PM17:00

FSRD Presents: Kendra Gives Back Party

What if you could buy gifts people will adore AND support your favorite roller gang all at the same time with no extra effort?
If only.... 
WAIT! YOU CAN!!!!! 

FSRD is having a shopping event at Kendra Scott! Her designs are modern and feminine with choices ranging from classic and classy to edgy and funky. FSRD will get 20% (!!!) of the proceeds from this event. It's a great way to meet all of your gift giving needs this season while supporting a local non-profit. 

Can't attend in person? No worries! Place a phone order at the Bethesda store directly and they'll give you free shipping. (240) 743-2428, be sure to mention FSRD.

Here's the website so you can begin hunting for your perfect pieces! Remember that purchases only count if they're made during the event in store or on the phone with the Bethesda location. www.kendrascott.com

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Free State Trivia Night at True Respite
Dec
6
6:30 PM18:30

Free State Trivia Night at True Respite

Join Free State Roller Derby for a night of wits, beer, and fun at True Respite Brewing Company.

Starting at 6:30pm, you can find FSRD in the Production Room, where you can chat with your friendly local roller girls AND purchase a wristband that will grant you Happy Hour prices ALL NIGHT! 

Come prepared to show off your general knowledge and leave knowing more about roller derby! 

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FSRD's 2nd Annual Ref N G Chili Cook Off
Oct
21
2:00 PM14:00

FSRD's 2nd Annual Ref N G Chili Cook Off

If you can handle the heat, get in the kitchen!

Join Free State Roller Derby at 7 Locks Brewing for an afternoon of hot chili, cold beer, and great prizes—and support a great cause!

Ten percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Colorectal Cancer Alliance to support colorectal cancer research in honor of the man, the ref, the chili legend:

Ref N G.
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EAT AND DRINK!
Taster/judge tickets are $10 at the door. This includes a wristband, your magic tasting spoon, and access to all the chili you can handle. 

Don't want to taste? For $5 you can have access to cold beer and our exciting silent auction items.
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GET STUFF!
Our silent auction will include amazing items! 

Want to donate an item? Fill out this form with all the details by October 17! http://bit.ly/AuctionDonations
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BE A RAD PERSON!
Can't make it, but interested in donating to a good cause? Send donations via PayPal to payFSRD@gmail.com—include a note that your donation is for the Ref N G Chili Cook Off.

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FSRD presents: Masquerade Brawl Double Header
Oct
13
4:00 PM16:00

FSRD presents: Masquerade Brawl Double Header


Come see your Black-Eyed Suzies of Free State Roller Derby take on Morgantown Roller Derby of Morgantown, WV for their LAST bout of the season!

For an extra treat, this Halloween-themed bout will also feature FSRD’s Rock Villains taking on the ghostly beasts of *Team Frankenstein—spooky!

Doors open at 4pm.

First whistle at 5pm.

Second game whistle at 7pm.

Tickets available here!

Party with us after @ Urban Bar-B-Que!

*You must have passed WFTDA minimum skills and be eligible to skate on a WFTDA league (non-binary & women-identified skaters) You must have passed WFTDA minimum skills and eligible to skate on a WFTDA league (non-binary & women-identified skaters)

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Open house!
Sep
28
8:00 PM20:00

Open house!

All season you've seen us skate. Now it's your turn to get rolling in 2018!

Join Free State Roller Derby for an open house to learn about our league and our sport! We'll teach you everything you need to know - no skating experience required!

If skating isn't your thing, come see what other opportunities might be a great fit for you.

FREE TO ATTEND!
NO SKATING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!

Email freestaterollerderby@gmail.com to RSVP

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FSRD Presents: Maryland Pride Happy Hour!
Aug
2
7:00 PM19:00

FSRD Presents: Maryland Pride Happy Hour!

Montgomery County's  Free State Roller Derby Rock Villains will be bouting against Southern Maryland Roller Derby on August 11th in Rockville, Maryland. That is so much Maryland in one place we just have to kick-it-off with some food, drinks, and celebration!

Join  Free State Roller Derby for a Maryland Pride Happy Hour at Owen's Ordinary on August 2nd. Come dressed in Maryland flag colors (red, yellow, white, and black) and chat with your friendly local roller girls. When you purchase a wristband from Free State Roller Derby, you will receive Happy Hour prices until 10:00pm on the Maryland-based brews on tap at Owen's Ordinary!

We hope to see you on August 2nd for some Maryland derby love before we hit our hometown track with another Maryland team on August 11th!
 

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FSRD & DCRG Presents: Happy Hour!
Jul
11
7:00 PM19:00

FSRD & DCRG Presents: Happy Hour!

DC Rollergirls and Free State Roller Derby are going head to head on July 21st, but you can hang out with us both before we get all sweaty.

Patrons can purchase $5 wristbands to receive happy hour pricing after the usual happy hour time. The Free State Roller Derby Rock Villains and the DC Rollergirls Capitol Offenders will be facing off in a bout on July 21st. Support your favorite team by purchasing one of Free State Bar's themed cocktails - one for each team!

Both teams will also be selling merchandise and hanging out with guests at Free State bar- come meet your favorite local derby girls!

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Oct
20
8:00 PM20:00

Open Scrimmage Night!

Join FSRD for another open scrimmage!

Friday, October 20th
8-10pm
Rockville Sportsplex

$5 fee payable via PayPal (Friends & Family option) to pay.fsrd@gmail.com.
Please include your name and label it "for open scrimmage."

SIGN UP HERE: https://sites.google.com/site/freestateguestskaters/open-scrimmage 

-Waivers, which are available at the link above, must be filled out and sent to FSRD.
-Please bring black and white jerseys.
-Have your WFTDA/USARS insurance number.
- All skaters MUST have passed WFTDA minimum skills
- Floor is lava. J/k it's only sport court.
- This is NOT a coed skater scrimmage; however Ref & NSO positions are open to anyone.
- WFTDA ruleset
- Drinks/food to follow at Urban Bar-B-Que

Interested in being a NSO or ref? Please email freestaterollerderby@gmail.com!

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Sep
29
8:00 PM20:00

Recruitment Night!

Are you ready to take the plunge into the world of roller derby? Toying with the idea but just not sure yet? Got some burning questions you haven't gotten around to asking yet? Now is your time! Free State Roller Derby is recruiting skaters and refs!

This Sunday, you'll have the opportunity to learn about the sport and our league, ask any questions you may have, get some time on the track, and check out our facility.

If you've been waiting for the right time to get started, that time is now! Email freestaterollerderby@gmail.com or check us out on Facebook.

FREE TO ATTEND!
NO SKATING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!

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May
20
5:00 PM17:00

HOME BOUT - Hit Me Baby One More Time: A 90s Flashback Bout!

No diggity, no doubt. The place to be on May 20th is at our bout!

That's right! We're traveling back to the 90s and rollin with our homies for this one! 

Our lonliness was killing us, so we've asked our friends at Charm City Roller Girls to hit us (baby) one more time. Even though the Charm Trouble Makers will be facing off against Free State Roller Derby's own Rock Villains, we must confess that we still believe...

...that we'll all have an amazing time!

So break out your JNCOs, butterfly hair clips, and flannel. 

Chairs will be limited, but there will be space for you to set up your own lawn chair, blanket, or some sweet inflatable furniture. 

Doors open at 5:00pm, bout starts at 6:00pm!

TICKET PRICING
Ages 5 and under: FREE!
Ages 6-11: $5
General Admission: $10
Groups: $8 starting at five people (ONLINE ONLY)

AFTER PARTY
Did you think we wouldn't invite you to the after party? As if!! That would be way harsh. You should totally join us at Urban Bar-B-Que
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SELL STUFF!
Interested in being a vendor at this bout? Contact fsrd.fundraising@gmail.com for details on our vendor specials.

SPONSORSHIPS
Want to put FSRD to work for you? Become a sponsor! 2017 sponsorship packages are now available and can be customized to suit your exact needs! Contact fsrd.fundraising@gmail.com for details.

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FSRD Presents: The 5th Annual Masquerade Brawl!
Oct
22
5:00 PM17:00

FSRD Presents: The 5th Annual Masquerade Brawl!

Calling all ghouls, goblins, and undead derby fans! All the tricks and treats will be happening right here in Rockville on October 22! 

Come see your Black-Eyed Suzies of Free State Roller Derby take on the River City Rollergirls of Richmond, VA for their LAST bout of the season: the 5TH ANNUAL MASQUERADE BRAWL!

With sweet treats, crazy costumes, and heart-pounding track action, this Halloween-themed bout is sure to be a good time for all! This is a family-friendly event so bring your little ones! 

Chairs will be limited, but there will be space for your blanket or stadium chair to watch derby picnic style.

Doors open at 5:00 p.m., bout starts at 6:00 p.m.!

TICKET PRICING- Tickets available here!
Ages 5 and under: FREE!
Ages 6-11: $5
General Admission: $10
Groups: $8 starting at five people (online only!)


HALF-TIME
There will be a costume contest at half-time, so bring your cutest, silliest, or spookiest costume and win some Suzies swag!

AFTER PARTY
An after party will be held at Urban Bar-B-Que. Come celebrate a great bout with great barbeque!!

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SELL STUFF!
Interested in being a vendor at this bout? Contact fsrd.fundraising@gmail.com for details on our vendor specials. 

SPONSORSHIPS
Do you have undying love for Free State? Want to put FSRD to work for you? Become a sponsor! 2017 sponsorship packages are now available and they can be customized to suit your business's exact needs. Buy now to lock in our 2016 rates and get a free ad! Contact fsrd.fundraising@gmail.com for details.

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Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

Zava Zone FUNdraiser!!

Unleash your inner American Ninja Warrior!!!

Zava Zone brings together trampolines, rope courses, zip lines, climbing challenges, ninja courses, and more under ONE soaring roof. It's Fun In Motion!

FSRD is hosting a FUNdraiser for at ZavaZone on Saturday, 15 October from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. 1 hour of play is $19.50 and 2 hours of play is $34.00. A portion of the proceeds will go to Free State Roller Derby

Go to zavazone.com to print out a waiver ahead of time and don't forget to say "ROLLER DERBY" at the door.

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