Ozarks Derby Brigade and Burlington Bomb Quads Join MRDA

Ozarks Derby Brigade and Burlington Bomb Quads Join MRDA


3 October 2011– The Men’s Roller Derby Association (MRDA) is proud to announce today its 17th and 18th members, the Ozarks Derby Brigade of Springfield, Missouri and the Bomb Quads from the Burlington Bombers Roller Derby league of Burlington, Vermont. As new members of the MRDA, they join the ranks of the elite men’s leagues that are skater owned and operated. MRDA is the governing body for male flat track roller derby, and engages in sanctioned interleague play that includes a championship tournament.

Congratulation to our new members of MRDA and keep in touch with our fast approaching 2011 MRDA Championships here: http://www.nyshockexchange.com/mrda-championships

About the MRDA

The Men’s Derby Coalition was founded in 2007 as a loose federation of men’s derby leagues. The Men’s Roller Derby Association is a new incarnation of the MDC legacy. With the same passionate men and women at the helm of MRDA, we continue to promote men’s derby through resource sharing. But now – we are focused on developing more benefits to leagues who become members. Such benefits include: umbrella insurance coverage, and the ability to compete in the annual MRDA Championship tournament. With encouragement from the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), MRDA hopes to build a strong and influential organization like WFTDA. Our aim is to complement their contributions to the sport of roller derby and offer new perspectives to the derby community.

For more information about MRDA visit us at: http://www.mrda.org

For more information about Ozarks Derby Brigade: http://www.ozarksderbybrigade.com

For more information about Burlington Bomb Quads: http://www.burlingtonbombers.com