Portland's all-star roller derby team takes on Seattle this Saturday and we are giving away VIP tickets (FREE BEER!) to our twitter/facebook friends. While we wish you a good chance of winning, we also warn that it will likely sell out so you might want to buy ASAP to make sure you see this.
You can go to a bar tonight and get discounted tickets as well (info below/after break).
From our partners at Rose City Rollers:
Sibling Rivalry 2010: The Domination ContinuesÃƒâ€š #6 Ranked Portland Set to Ambush #7 Seattle In "Sisterly Smackdown"
On Saturday, May 15th Portland's Rose City Rollers'Ãƒâ€š (RCR) all-star team, The Wheels of Justice, renews its rivalry with Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) Western Region foe Rat City Rollergirls at the Portland ExpoÃƒâ€š Center.
As pioneers of modern Women's Roller Derby, off the track these teams share aÃƒâ€š bound of sisterhood. On the track, with both teams ranked in the top ten internationally, it's going to be sibling rivalry taken to a new level.
Each of the last two years Rose City has gotten the better of Rat, and lead by theÃƒâ€š returning jammer foursome of Rhea DeRange, Cadillac, Scratcher in the Eye, and BloodÃƒâ€š Clottia, Rose City is looking to make it a threepeat. Rat City, led by high scoring Carmen Getsome and transfer skaters Kamikaze Kim and the electrifying JalapenÃƒÅ’Ã†'o Business, hasÃƒâ€š other plans.
In the trenches, expect some seismic hits when Wheels of Justice newcomer Smack Ya Sideways and a fierce Rose City blocking unit takes on Rat's Anya Heels andÃƒâ€š company.Ãƒâ€š Two top ranked teams, with more than just bragging rights on the line.Ãƒâ€š ThisÃƒâ€š promises to be an epic night of fast-paced derby action.
Keeping with the evening's Sibling Rivalry theme, the undercard is a 40-minute clashÃƒâ€š featuring Team Good Kids vs. Team Bad Kids, two teams made up of some of your favorite skaters from Rose City Roller's home league teams.Ãƒâ€š It's sister vs. sister, teammate vs. teammate in a fun "exhibition" match.Ãƒâ€š But with the winners sure to taunt the losers mercilessly back at regular team practice, you can bet they're playing for pride.
Tickets are on sale now through TicketsWest : $16 General Admission, $ 22 GuaranteedÃƒâ€š Seating.
CHEAP TIX WITH DERBY CHIX NIGHT:
On Wednesday May 12th, from 7-9pm come outÃƒâ€š and meet your Rose City Rollers in person and take advantage of "Buy 3, get your 4th free"Ãƒâ€š $14 bout tickets (yep that's $10.50/ticket) at the following Portland locations:Ãƒâ€š Oaks Park Rink, Kay's Bar, Beulahland, Nightlight, and Alleyway.
Bout Details: Portland Expo Center. Doors open at 5:00 pm, action starts at 5:45 pm.