CRDA History

  • July 14, 2017


    The CRDA All Stars battled hard and made it to WFTDA Div 1 rankings! Not just that, but the squad will also be travelling to Malmo, Sweden to complete in playoffs, coming in at 11th seed. Div 1 is an elite group - and CRDA is currently ...more
  • August 31, 2016


    Our games see amazing turn-outs, our teams are moving up in the rankings, and we continue to have amazing fans! CRDA prides itself in being a supportive environment where every member is encouraged to push to be their personal best. We ...more
  • August 28, 2016

    Bringing home the gold

    CRDA took home the gold at the 2016 WFTDA D2 Playoffs in Lansing, Michigan. Coming in seeded fifth in the tournament, they fought their way to first place. This means our CRDA All Stars will be going to Portland, OR in November 2016 to ...more
  • December 31, 2013

    Joining WFTDA

    In January 2013, Calgary Roller Derby Association was honoured to be accepted as an apprentice member league of the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association, followed by becoming a full member in December 2013. more
  • June 1, 2008

    Season Two and Onward

    The second season saw the creation of a third team—the B52 Bellas—to accommodate the many new skaters who had achieved their benchmarks. Now, along with a rigorous practice schedule and regular game play, the league also attends boot ...more
  • June 1, 2007

    Season One

    Founding member Scarla Maim coached the league through their first season, consulting extensively with Helen Wheels and Congdon to get the league not just rolling, but playing the sport. They continued to work on their training and build ...more
  • June 1, 2006

    The Beginnings

    In June of 2006, a small group of women were looking to bring the recently revived sport of roller derby to Calgary. These women—Profanity Annie, Scarla Maim, Rollover Jean and Roxy Acetylene—formed the Sandstone City Roller Girls and ...more