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CRG Doc To Air Again

An encore presentation of the award-winning Cincinnati Rollergirls documentary "The Roller Derby Queens" will air March 30 through April 2 on ThinkTV,a PBS affiliate for Dayton and Cincinnati.


Meet Buckhead Betty

In the sport of roller derby, with hard hits and steep competition, a sense of humor and sportsmanship can be key components for success. For three-year CRG Black Sheep skater, Buckhead Betty (Tricia Cronin), those traits are inherent to her personality.

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CRG vs. Arch Rival Textcast

Can't make the Cincinnati Rollergirls' home season opener vs. the Arch Rival Roller Girls in person? Follow along with all the action on our live textcast beginning at 7 p.m. Eastern Time on March 10.


Meet Nuk'em

Some skaters play roller derby as a hobby – something to do in their downtime. And then, there are the players that live and breathe derby. Whitney Thompson – Nuk’em – is one of those athletes.

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Cincinnati Wins 2 in Grand Rapids

The Cincinnati Rollergirls opened their seventh season on Feb. 18 with two wins against their longtime regional rivals, the Grand Raggidy Roller Girls, in Grand Rapids.


Meet Cherry Choke

Some derby skaters roll onto the track with years of experience under their wheels. But for others, full-contact derby is their first introduction to the sport. For seven-year Cincinnati Rollergirl skater Cherry Choke, the opportunity to start on the team when it was new was perfect timing.

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CRG skaters appear in music video

When the members of Cincinnati band Bad Veins were searching for extras to appear in their "Soul Train"-inspired music video, they had a great idea: Why not ask some of the Cincinnati Rollergirls to lace up their skates for the shoot?


Meet Hot Slice

Donna Hollingsworth, better known as Hot Slice, is fairly new to roller derby. However, she’s no roller skating rookie. Slice (as her teammates call her) started skating about 20 years ago and found roller derby after a friend called her saying, “You need to check out this roller derby, because if you go, you’re going to want to do it.”

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