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Posted December 28th, 2015

It’s been another great year for the Windy City Rollers. We joined the circus, dressed up in red carpet attire, and, of course, played plenty of derby. Here are some of our favorite moments from 2015 both on and off the track.
Ivy King Cup Season Championship
The Windy City Rollers closed out the 2014-2015 home season early this year with the Ivy King Cup at the packed UIC Pavilion. The Double Crossers beat out the Manic Attackers for 3rd place in an incredible two-point game, winning 220-218. The Hell’s Belles finished ...

Posted April 30th, 2015

While the rain dampened the route your Windy City Rollers were set to skate for last Saturday’s American Cancer Society Walk & Roll, it couldn’t dampen our spirits. The Walk & Roll honors cancer survivors, raises awareness about reducing cancer risk and raises money to support the lifesaving services of the American Cancer Society.
Despite the rain, thousands of participants and volunteers -- including several of your Windy City Rollers -- participated in the event. We met up with the larger derby community -- our little sister league Second City Slaughter, ...

Posted April 24th, 2015

This Saturday, Apr. 25, the Windy City Rollers will be hitting the pavement as a part of the American Cancer Society's annual Walk & Roll at Soldier Field! The lovely ladies of WCR will join thousands of walkers, skaters and cyclists in the fight against cancer — we roll out at 10 a.m. There's still time to skate with us - click here to join our team. The Walk & Roll honors cancer survivors, raises awareness about reducing cancer risk and raises money to support the lifesaving services of the American Cancer Society.
We encourage ...

Posted September 16th, 2014

Haven't snagged your tickets yet to the biggest party this side of the Chicago River? We've got good news - a limited number of tickets are being sold at the door tonight! Don't miss your chance to rub elbows with all your favorite Windy City Rollers, staff and fans at the 10th Anniversary Black and Blue Gala.

Posted September 12th, 2014

The party is less than one week away! Don't miss out on our celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Windy City Rollers! We're hosting a Black and Blue Gala Fundraiser on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Hotel. The Gala will be held 7:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Posted August 27th, 2014

Aside from all the fabulous, booze-filled prizes you’ll find in our Black and Blue Gala raffle and auction, we also have a bunch of goodies guaranteed to make your tummy happy! Here are some of the food-based items you’ll be able to win on September 16th!

Posted August 19th, 2014

Have you bought your ticket yet? What are you waiting for?!

Posted June 19th, 2014

We are so proud to host three amazing local charities at this Saturday's Travel Teams bout. Tickets are still available to the last home bout of the year! Don't miss it!

Posted June 3rd, 2014

This Saturday, June 7,  Metropolitan Brewing is hosting a charity event to benefit the WCR All-Stars, and you're invited! A $10 ticket gets you a tour of their Ravenswood facility, plus exclusive tastings of their habanero and orange peel-infused Krank Shaft. Not to mention, you get to hang out with your favorite roller derby league. All proceeds will be donated to the Windy City Rollers All-Stars travel fund.

Posted April 24th, 2014

On Saturday, April 26 come celebrate Walk & Roll held at Soldier Field. This is the premier birthday celebration for cancer survivors.

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