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The Basics We are the Spindletop Rollergirls of Southeast Texas formed November 11 th We play Flat Track Roller Derby – For more info on this please visit We train hard 3 nights a week. We are committed to each other and put a lot of hard work into being a successful league!
Equipment Required to Participate Quad Roller SkatesKnee Pads Wrist GuardsElbow Pads HelmetMouth Guard No skater is allowed to enter the floor without proper protective gear. Rental skates are available. The team also has a few spare pads and helmets available for first timers. They are available on a first come first served basis. Mouth guards can be purchased at Academy.
Qualifications Skaters Requirements Must be Female. Be 21 years or older. Committed to attending at least 80% of practices. Be well versed on the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association Official Rules of the Game. You can find this on Most importantly you must be able to work well with people from all walks of life and train hard!
Qualifications Referee Requirements May be Male or Female. Must be 18 years or older. Committed to attending at least 80% of practices. Have the ability to make hard calls & decisions. Be well versed on the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association Official Rules of the Game. You can find this on
The Game Flat Track Roller Derby The game is played with two teams of five girls on the track at one time. Each team has: 3 Blockers 1 Pivot 1 Jammer
The Game Jammer The main job of the Jammer is to score points by making it through the pack without committing any penalties. She scores 1 point for every opposing team member she passes. (No points are scored on the first pass) Signified by the Star on her helmet cover.
The Game Pivot The main job of the Pivot is setting the speed of the pack of blockers. The Pivot also works with the blockers to assist their Jammer in making it through the pack while preventing the opposing Jammer from making it through the pack. Signified by the Stripe on her helmet cover.
The Game Blockers Blockers assist their Jammer in making it through the pack. Blockers also prevent the opposing Jammer from making it through the pack.
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