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Check out this profile on SVRG’s Death by Dollface!

Dollface does it all: she can jam, and she can block...even while jamming.

SVRG’s Death by Dollface was recently in the spotlight in Santa Clara magazine. The magazine, a publication by Santa Clara University, features stories on its accomplished alumni. Death by Dollface, being a rock star in all aspects of her life (marathoner, graduate student, assistant director, former SVRG President, and of course killer blocker/jammer on the track), was chosen for coverage, alongside some guy named Steve Nash (?). Pick up a copy or read the online version here!


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SVRG on the air: Watch our March and May bouts!

Tune in to Channel 15 in San Jose to re-experience some of our bouts this season!

We have two more airdates for the Dot.Kamikazes’ March bout against the Dockyard Derby Dames:

Monday, May 31 @ 1:30pm

Thursday, June 3 @ 6:30pm

We also have airdates for the Killa and Dot May bouts against Central Coast Roller Derby:

SVRG May 1, 2010 – KillaBytes VS. CCRD Slo Slammers

Friday, June 4 @ 12:00am

Sunday, June 13 @ 1:00am

Tuesday, June 22 @ 12:30pm

Thursday, June 24 @ 6:30pm

SVRG May 1, 2010 –Dot.Kamikazes VS. Central Coast A-Team

Friday, June 4 @ 1:30am

Thursday, July 1 @ 6:30pm

Monday, July 5 @ 1:30pm

Thursday, July 15 @ 6:30pm

Thanks to Liz, Jen, Rhett, and the rest of the film crew for making this possible!!

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Catch SVRG “On the Town” Saturday, May 15 @ 5pm

The Silicon Valley Roller Girls will be featured on “On the Town” with Judy Joseph this Saturday, May 15 at 5 pm on Channel 15. Tune in to catch some footage from our May 1 bout and hear more about the league!

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Listen to SVRG on 92.3 FM tonight!

SVRG will be on 92.3 FM tonight on the Teddy & Chris Show between 9 pm and midnight. You can also catch Dollface and BootyVicious on 103.3 KSCU after 6 pm. Tune in for your chance to win tickets to our bout this Saturday!

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See SVRG KillaBytes’ bout on Comcast this week!!

Did you miss our Malice in Wonderland bout? Thanks to our partners at CreaTV (and the awesome work of producers Lisbet Perez and Jennifer Sitter), you can see a replay of the KillaBytes’ March 6 bout against the San Diego Hard Corps on Comcast channel 15 at the following times this week:

Tuesday, April 20 @ 12:00pm

Sunday, April 25 @ 1:00am

Wednesday, April 28 @ 11:00am

Tune in!

Times for the Dot.Kamikazes’ bout coming soon…

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Read another great article on saving San Jose Skate

Stephen Baxter at Silicon Valley Community Newspapers wrote a great article on the community issue of potentially losing our rink, San Jose Skate. Check it out here!

Stay tuned to this blog and for the latest news on our efforts!

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Listen up! SVRG on the radio…with tickets to give away!

Tune in to the following stations and listen for some of your favorite derby girls chatting about our upcoming bout. We’re giving a pair of tickets away during each timeslot, so pay attention and have your phone at the ready!

Tuesday, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm: Hear BootyVicious and Death by Dollface on KSJS 90.5

Wednesday, 12 pm to 2 pm: Hear Booty and Dollface on KSJS 90.5

Wednesday, 2 pm to 3 pm: Hear Postal Servix on KSJS 90.5

Thursday, 4:00 pm to 5 pm: Hear Kimfectious on KSJS 90.5

Tune in!

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