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|Saturday, October 4th, 2008|
TVR All Stars vs. Jet City Bombers (from Everett, WA).
You don't want to miss it!
Doors at 6, bout starts at 7! Tickets are $12 at the door.
Bout proceeds benefit the St. Lukes Mammography Clinic - yay boobies!
|Thursday, June 12th, 2008|
|Tuesday, May 13th, 2008|
TVR 07-08 Season Championships - Tomorrow!!!!
May Day Massacre! TVR ChampionshipsWho:
Bout for 3rd/4th place will be against Cell Block B
and the Derailers
/ Bout for 1st/2nd place will be against B-Town Batallion
and Devil's DarlingsWhen:
Wednesday, May 14th - Doors open at 6PM, 1st bout starts at 7PMTickets:
$10 in advance or $12 at the door. Click here to buy them online at Brown Paper Tickets.
You can also get them from your favorite rollergirl or from our following sponsors and friends: Need to Bead, Record Exchange, Prestige & the Boardroom.Benefitting:
A portion of the proceeds of this bout will go to Hope HouseNext Bout:
The final bout we are having in Boise for the 2007-2008 season will be June 13th - Treasure Valley Rollergirls Travel Team will be hosting Bend's Lava City Rollerdolls Smokin' Ashes! Details coming soon!
|Friday, April 4th, 2008|
TVR vs. SLC - Wednesday!
Blood, Salt & Tears!!! Details:When:
Wednesday, April 9th @ 7pm (Doors open at 6pm)Where: Expo IdahoTickets:
$10 in advance or $12 at the door. You can get them from any of the rollergirls or downtown at the Record Exhange, Need to Bead, Prestige and the Boardroom. You can also buy them online at Brown Paper Tickets (click to buy).Who:
In our 8th bout of our 1st Official Season, Treasure Valley Rollergirls will be hosting Salt City Shakers in our 2nd at-home Travel Team bout.Proceeds Benefit:
A portion of our proceeds will be donated to Planned Parenthood of Idaho
Our refs will be having a rematch bout against the Salt City ref staff - you do NOT want to miss this!
Here's a little YouTube clip of the last Ref Match-Up:
|Wednesday, March 19th, 2008|
Tonight - Brawling Bunnies
In honor of our 1-year anniversary of public bouting, Treasure Valley Rollergirls have decided to put on a SPECIAL exhibition bout to celebrate! Join us March 19th at 7PM for our spring themed Brawling Bunnies where the Evil Bunnies will be taking on the Good Bunnies of TVR! Making up the Evil Bunnies team are members from B-Town Batallion and the Derailers. Good Bunnies are Cell Block B and Devil's Darlings skaters. This will be a fun and one-of-a-kind night as the girls try to skate to determine who the best bunnies of all are! Half-time show will be provided by the Mountain View Dance Team and proceeds of the bout will benefit the Idaho Humane Society. You don't want to miss this!
Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door and are available at the following locations: Downtown at the Record Exchange, The Boardroom, Prestige Skate Shop, Need to Bead.
Here is the rest of the 2007-2008 season schedule:
- Wednesday, April 9th - Treasure Valley Travel Team vs. Salt City Rollergirls from Salt Lake City
- Wednesday, May 14th - TVR league championships - Competing for the 3rd and 4th place spots will be Cell Block B (1 - 4) vs. the Derailers (1 - 4). The championship bout will be between B-Town Battalion (3-2) and the Devil's Darlings (5-0).
- Friday, June 13th - Treasure Valley Travel Team vs. Lava City Rollerdolls from Bend, Oregon
- Saturday, July 12th - Treasure Valley Travel Team vs. Lilac City Rollergirls from Spokane, WA - bout will be at the Coeur D'Alene casino.
|Monday, February 18th, 2008|
Tonight on 99.1 & Wednesday Bout!
Listen tonight at 5:30PM to 99.1 FM to hear B-Town Batallion's Cybill Dizorder and Devil's Darlings' Mia Wallups talking about their upcoming bout this Wednesday! The last time their respective teams bouted, it was a 1-point game, so you know this will be a good night of derby entertainment!
They will be promoting the upcoming Treasure Valley Rollergirls double-header this Wednesday night, February 20th, at 7PM (doors at 6PM) - bouts are at Expo Idaho!Bruises For My Valentine
- Cell Block B (0-4) vs. Derailers (1-3)
- B-Town Batallion (3-1) vs. Devil's Darlings (4-0)
You can get tickets at the door for $12 or in advance for $10. Tickets are available from your favorite Rollergirls or at Need to Bead, the Record Exchange, the Boardroom & Prestige. Tickets are also available in advance online at Brown Paper Tickets
Proceeds for this bout will benefit the West Memphis Three
. All of the teams will also be debuting new recruits:
- B-Town Batallion - Rollalicious Roxy #21
- Cell Block B - Traffic Jam # 5:00PM
- Derailers - Circle Squirt # and Lane of Pain #08
- Devil's Darlings - Fox in Sox #39
Upcoming Bouts in Boise:
- February 20th - Bruises For My Valentine - Cell Block B vs. Derailers / B-Town Batallion vs. Devil's Darlings
- March 19th - Brawling Bunnies - Cell Block B vs. Devil's Darlings / B-Town Batallion vs. Derailers
- April 9th - Treasure Valley Rollergirls Travel Team vs. Salt City Shakers
- May 14th - Treasure Valley Rollergirls CHAMPIONSHIP - 4th Place Team vs. 3rd Place Team and 2nd Place Team vs. Devil's Darlings
- June 13th - Treasure Valley Rollergirls Travel Team vs. Lava City Rollerdolls
|Wednesday, January 9th, 2008|
A New Year....of PAIN!!!
Wednesday, January 9th @ 7pm (Doors open at 6pm)Where:
$10 in advance/$12 at the dooor - You can get them from any of the roller girls or downtown at the Record Exhange, Need to Bead, Prestige and the Boardroom. Who:
In our 5th bout of our 1st Official Season, we will have a rematch between the Derailers and Devil's Darlings to start things off. The second bout of the double header will be against B-Town Batallion and Cell Block B!Proceeds Benefit: The Dash Thomas Cancer Research Fund
|Saturday, December 15th, 2007|
Don't miss tonight's first interleague bout at home - TVR
is hosting the San Diego Derby Dolls
! Doors @ Expo Idaho open at 6PM - bout starts at 7PM. $12 at the door - some of our proceeds will be benefiting the Community Detox Center
. We will be having fire dancers at halftime and there will also be a fundraiser to benefit Back Aly Bludgeoner of the Devil's Darlings and Ssmokin' Joe of the Derailers who both have recently been injured during bouts.
Come check us out tonight - this is one you won't want to miss!!
|Friday, November 16th, 2007|
Tonight!!! Treasure Valley Rollergirls - Bout #3 - Fall Brawl
Fall Brawl Details:When:
Friday, November 16th @ 7pm (Doors open at 6pm)Where: Expo IdahoTickets:
You can get them in advance for $10 from any of the roller girls or downtown at the Record Exhange, Need to Bead, Prestige and the Boardroom. There will also be tickets available at the door for $12.Who: Cell Block B
vs. Devil's Darlings
// B-Town Batallion
vs. the DerailersProceeds Benefit:
A portion of our proceeds will be donated to Pet Haven
- you can also bring assorted pet supplies to drop off and we will be donating any of those items as well.
If you missed our October bout, Frankenstomp
you can still catch it on TV! Frankenstomp is airing Saturdays at 11:30p exclusively on CABLE ONE ch.11. Frankenstomp featured the Derailers vs. Cell Block B and a EDGE-OF-YOUR-SEAT exciting 1-point difference in the final scores between B-Town Batallion and Devil's Darlings - tune in to see who won! ALSO, check out "NFtU-Boise" at 11p. before "The BOUT" - this is a video show hosted by the Derailers' own Lady Kramps
and our filmographer That Guy
. Current Mood: energetic
|Wednesday, October 10th, 2007|
Want to Win a Keg??
Tonight starting at 9pm at the Neurolux (11th & Idaho) the Treasure Valley Rollergirls are having a fundraising event.LOCATION:
Neurolux - 111 N 11th St Boise, ID 83702DATE:
Wednesday Oct 10th at 9PM, $3 Cover
We will have 3 DJ's working together on stage: DJ Revolve, Pat Benolkin & Noah Hyde. There will be raffle tickets available for purchase - $5 for 1 or $10 for 3! The buyers of raffle tickets do NOT have to be present to win most of the prizes in the raffle….but the little things like Neurolux drink cards people will need to be present to win. There is a TON of great stuff, so you don't want to miss out! List of Raffle Prizes:
- Keg of beer from Big Horn Brewing Company
- Two one-day passes to Tamarack Resort donated by Zach Evans Construction<
- Two one basic tune-up certificates $40 value from George's Cycle & Fitness
- Pendant from Boise Art Glass
- Necklace and earrings from Need to Bead
- Dinner & drinks for two gift certificate and several T-shirts from Gernika
- Tickets to the Flicks Movie Theatre
- Gift basket of hair products from Salon élan
- $10 gift certificate to Superb Sushi
- $20 gift certificate for wine and T-shirt from Roosevelt Market
- $25 gift certificate to Solemates
- Gift certificate from Guido's
- Two bags of coffee, a coffee mug and a roller derby book from Flying M
- Two bags of coffee and a coffee mug from Thomas Hammer
- Coffee mug and T-shirt from Alia's Coffee House
- Gift Certificate from massage therapist Amy Thorley
- Flowers from Kabloom
- Several t-shirts from Tatau
- Neurolux drink cards
- Treasure Valley Rollergirls gear
We will also have tickets to our next bout Frankenstomp available for purchase ($10 each). If you prefer you can buy at the door for $12 - if you bring a canned food item to donate to the Idaho Food Bank you will get $1 off at the door. We will be having a costume contest at halftime for prizes, so come dressed up! This month, a portion of the bout proceeds will benefit the Idaho Food Bank. If you prefer, you can Buy Tickets to FRANKENSTOMP online, downtown at the Record Exchange (next door to the Neurolux) or from your favorite Rollergirl.
What: Frankenstomp! TVR's 2nd bout of the 1st official season.
Where: Expo Idaho
When: Wednesday, October 17th - doors open at 5PM, 1st bout starts at 6PM.
Who: Cell Block B vs. Derailers ~and~ B-Town Batallion vs. Devil's Darlings
You don't want to miss it!
|Monday, September 3rd, 2007|
End of Summer Slaughter
If so the season is right around the corner! We're kicking off with our season opener on September 14th - End of Summer Slaughter
in a mere three weeks! Watch the Devilish Demonesses go head-to-head with the undefeated Derailers - we wanna unseat the only team that beat us last season! Cell Block B is going to try to break their losing streak against B-Town Batallion. Both bouts are going to be stellar! We're excited to show off our newly drafted teammates and are ready for another exciting season! We have a lot of fun things planned (including audience participation)!End of Summer Slaughter DetailsWhat?
Treasure Valley Rollergirls' 2007-2008 Season OpenerWho? Derailers
vs. Devil's Darlings
and B-Town Batallion
vs. Cell Block BWhere?
Expo Idaho North at the Western Idaho Fairgrounds on the corner of Chinden and Glenwood.When?
Friday, September 14th - Doors open at 6PM, Bout starts at 7PM.How Much?
Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. They are currently available online only: Purchase End of Summer Slaugher bout tickets!Who Benefits?
Our league is non-profit. All of the proceeds from our bouts go back into the league directly and/or are donated to a different local charity after each bout. A portion of the profit from our season opener will go to the St. Lukes Mammography ClinicAfter Party?
This time it's at the Nuerolux!.Interested in 2007-08 Season Tickets?
We have a limited number of Season Ticket packages available as well. Packages include a ticket to each of our 10 scheduled bouts this season (including the championship) as well as a voucher for a t-shirt of your choice from our merch booth! Packages are selling for $90 - it's a great deal!Purchase Treasure Valley Rollergirls 2007-2008 Season Ticket Packages here.2007-2008 Season Schedule
1. End of Summer Slaughter
(Season Opener) - Friday, September 14th @ 7PM - doors open at 6PM
- Wednesday, October 17th @ 6PM - doors open at 5PM
3. Fall Brawl
- Friday, November 16th @ 7PM - doors open at 6PM
4. Jingle Bearings
(Inter-league bout) - Saturday, December 15th @ 7PM - doors open 6PM
5. A New Year...of Pain!
- Wednesday, January 9th @ 6PM - doors open at 5PM
6. Bruises for My Valentine
- Wednesday, February 20th @ 6PM - doors open at 5PM
7. Brawling Bunnies
- Wednesday, March 19th @ 6PM - doors open at 5PM
8. Spring Fling-Her II
(Inter-league re-match between the Salt City Shakers and the TVR Travel Team) - Wednesday, April 9th @ 6PM - doors open at 5PM
9. May Day Massacre
- Wednesday, May 14th @ 6PM - doors open at 5PM
10. Toast 'N Jam
- TVR Season Championship - Friday, June 13th @ 7PM - doors open at 6PM</ul>For More Information
Contact the Devil's Darlings: email@example.com
Contact the Treasure Valley Rollergirls: firstname.lastname@example.orgTreasure Valley Rollergirls Website Current Mood: Excited!!!!!
|Friday, June 15th, 2007|
Just HOW Dirty are you????
THE TREASURE VALLEY ROLLERGIRLS ARE HAVING A BENEFIT CAR WASH!!
Day: Saturday, June 16th
Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Where: Stinker Station on Glenwood & Chinden (across from the Expo Center in Garden City)
What: Help support The Treasure Valley Rollergirl’s travel to Salt Lake City to take on the Salt City Shakers! We need help with our expenses – so we can travel down to Utah next weekend to kick some serious booty! Here is a YouTube clip of our last inter-league bout from May 26ths with Bend's Lava City Rollerdolls!
How Much: A $5 donation is suggested for our hard-washing services
Also, this would be a great Father’s Day gift – who doesn’t want a clean car????
If you can't make the car wash but would still like to donate to our travel team, you can donate through PayPal - just "send money" to email@example.com and put "for travel team SLC bout" in the notes section of the transaction.
...annnnnd if you're going to be in the Salt Lake area next weekend (or don't mind a quick jaunt there), come to the bout!
Buy Tickets Here!
Current Mood: busy
|Friday, May 25th, 2007|
TVR Travel Team! (Attn: Boise, Oregon & Salt Lake!)
If you were one of the unlucky people who weren't able to make it to TVR's last bout of our expo season on April 28th, you're in luck! You can still see it (if you're in Idaho)!
Thanks to our local public TV, our bouts will be airing on local Channel 11! You may have already caught the first few airings of our Spring Fling-Her,
but if not, you can catch it again on Saturday, May 26th at 11:30am. Not all of the bout will air, but it is most of it - and there are some great moments you don't want to miss! Watch the Devil's Darlings
vs. Cell Block B
and B-Town Battallion
vs. the Derailers
! Here is the intro clip of the bout on YouTube.
Final season standings were:
- 1st Pace: Derailers with 3 wins/0 losses
- 2nd Place: Devil's Darlings with 2 wins/1 loss <-- My team! Yay!
- 3rd Place: B-Town Batallion with 1 win/2 losses
- 4th Place: Cell Block B with 0 wins/3 losses
Director "That Guy" will be traveling to Bend with our travel team this weekend taping TVR's FIRST inter-league bout against the Lava City Roller Dolls, which will air in the future on the same channel - more info later. If you happen to have some free time on Saturday and are looking for a good time, you should head over to Bend, Oregon and catch the bout! It starts at 6PM (doors open at 5pm) and it's at the Central Oregon Indoor Sports Center. Next month, on June 23rd, our travel team will be heading to Salt Lake City to take on the Salt City Shakers - they think they're gonna Bury the Treasure
, but they should think again! :) Here is the first ever TVR Travel Team: Back Row:
SLAManda (Der), Ssmokin' Joe (Der), Dukes (Der), Ruthless Raven (Der), Devil's Dimes (Der), Koffin Kitty (CBB), Skid'n Nancy (CBB) Middle Row:
Mia Wallups (DD), Scarlet Danger (DD), Cybill Dizorder (BTB), Bar Scar Sally (BTB), Brawly Ringwald (BTB), La Furia! (CBB), Jilldozer (DD) Front Row:
Natas Sin (ref) Not Pictured:
DolLfAce KiLr (Der), Beelzeboss (ref), Popeye (ref), Toby (ref), Seymour Evil (ref), VeRMiN SKuM (ref)
Stay tuned at TreasureValleyRollergirls.net
- you can join our forum and talk to the skaters on the league. We'll also have our 2007-2008 season schedule posted very soon!
|Monday, March 26th, 2007|
To everyone who came to our very first public bout last week! We sold out and it was a huge success. We have worked VERY hard to make this happen over the last year and you all helped made it worth every second! The Devil's Darlings all thank our fans for being the loudest and biggest cheering section in the house! You helped us with that extra edge to get our win against the VERY tough B-Town Batallion! Here are the final scores:Bout 1
Devil's Darlings - 73
B-Town Batallion - 67
High Scorer in Bout - Darlings' Jilldozer (39)
Highest Scoring Single Jam - Darlings' Back Aly Bludgeoner (9)
Most Penalties - Darlings' Scarlet Danger (13)Bout 2
Cell Block B - 43
Derailers - 90
High Scorer in Bout - Cell Block's Skid'n Nancy (27)
Highest Scoring Single Jam - Derailers' Ssmokin' Joe & SLAManda (tie - 9)
Most Penalties - Cell Block's Lane of Pain (14)
For those of you that attended, please look into getting your tickets now before they sell out - we want to keep you as loyal fans! Tickets are available via the link below or by visiting The Record Exchange, located at 11th and Idaho, downtown.
For those of you that couldn't make it, here is a clip of the news segment channel 7 did on TVR
- it also aired on NW Cable News! Yay!
Thanks to Brew Ha Ha! from Salt City and to Joyride, Lethal Whoopin', Speedo Bandito and Knicker Blocker from Lava City for making the trek on over to check us out!Who: Treasure Valley Rollergirls
(See the B-Town Batallion
vs. the Derailers
& Cell Block B
vs. Devil's Darlings
)What: Sping Fling-Her!
- TVR’s second expo season bout Where: Expo IdahoHow Much:
$10 in advance, $12 at the doorWhen:
April 28th, doors open at 6pm, bout starts at 7pmBuy tickets for Treasure Valley Rollergirls: Spring Fling-Her!
Would your business like a chance for more advertising?
The Treasure Valley Rollergirls are offering local businesses a chance to sell your goods at our bouts!
We have a very eclectic demographic; children to grandparents, punk rock to peace loving hipsters, working for the man to the man himself!
We are currently planning our next bout, set for April 28th at Expo Idaho. We expect another, SOLD OUT show to a crowd of over 1300!
The TVRGirls are offering other local businesses a spot for a table at our bouts - you can sell or promote your goods & services for a very reasonable price of only $100!
So get in while you can - deadline to reserve your table for our next bout is: Friday, April 6th.
Please contact us by messaging our TVR league on MySpace or emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, this is from Koffin Kitty (of Cell Block B) - She pretty much sums up my feelings on the matter:to the fans of the treasure valley rollergirls....
thanx for bein there, we've practiced & trained for a year now. going through soo much, physically, emotionally & any other obstacle we had to encounter on the way.
ever since i joined people asked, do you get paid? nope.
does it hurt? yes. so why do you do it?
up until last night it was because of the sport, which that is a huge part of it, your all derby or nothing.
but last night filled in the last piece of the puzzle. this huge dust cloud covered, bruised, chaotic puzzle on wheels....
& it was all of you, the true fans of the treasure valley rollergirls!!
those fans who waited in lines to get the chance to sit on metal bleachers & watch us tear each other apart, cheering & screaming all the while!!
& i can say with out a doubt, that every single girl on the league looks forward to every pain filled, gruelling practice, just so we can do it all over again for years to come, for you...
cell block b
treasure valley rollergirls Current Mood: ecstatic
|Wednesday, March 14th, 2007|
Hey Miss Maalox....
Nervousness is back for the bout next Wednesday (dammit). In fact, I've been consuming large quantities of Maalox - which I'd rather not do.
Anyhow, we have got a lot of publicity recently. In addition to the KIVITV.com
spot (if you didn't see it, the title of the video spot is "Rolling with the Punches
"), we made the front page of this week's Thrive article and were on Fox TV (although I didn't see that personally).
Over the next week, you should hear us on the Eagle, J105 and possibly other stations. I know there will be some ticket giveaways, so you might want to keep an ear open!
Here are the recent online links to TVR stuff that should get you all hyped for the bout next Wednesday!:
I believe we're going to have something in the Boise Weekly
next week as well.
I would like to mention that the pictures aren't all that flattering to many of us (although there are some REALLY cool shots). Almost everyone looks TONS better than they do in these photos - It's rather difficult to rock out a hot look when you're wearing a mouthguard. Haha! If any of you other rollergirls have any ideas, I'd love to hear them!
In case you haven't got your tickets for next Wednesday, you can find some online here at Brown Paper Tickets
or downtown at the Record Exchange
As of the 20th, you can get tickets for our bout on April 28th
(B-Town Batallion vs. Derailers and Cell Block B vs. Devil's Darlings).
|Wednesday, February 28th, 2007|
Check it out!
There is a lot of derby going on this week! I don't know if any of you have heard any ads today or not, but we're all over the radio stations!
First of all, the Treasure Valley Rollergirls are going to be on the Channel 6 evening (10pm) news tonight! Their reporter spent 2 entire practices filming us and one she even laced up and skated with us! The spot is supposed to rerun during the Thursday early am news and will be up on the KIVITV.com
website at some point!
Then on Thursday, we are having a fun event at the Record Exchange! Head on down there from 6-7 and you could win tickets to the bout or other great prizes! Plus you will get to meet girls from each of our four teams!
FINALLY! If you haven't yet got your tickets to our first bout on March 21st, you should definitely get on that! We have a REALLY COOL halftime show - Firedancers! - in addition to the debut bout for all four of our local Boise teams! ( Bout PosterCollapse ) Current Mood: busy
|Wednesday, February 7th, 2007|
|Thursday, February 1st, 2007|
Get Out the Bell-Bottoms and Polyester!
CELEBRATE (good times!)
with the Treasure Valley Rollergirls
! We're in our final fundraising push before our debut bout on March 1st! Please join us for a night of Disco dancing fun
- there will be great costumes, dancing & prices! Also we will be celebrating our league's 1 Year Anniversary! When:
Saturday, February 3rd @ 9PMWhere: The Bouquet
Also - Don't forget! Our bout tickets are for sale online now:Buy tickets for Treasure Valley Rollergirls: It's a Bout Time!
March 21st 7PM @ Expo Idaho - $10 in advance, $12 at the door. You can also get tickets at the Record Exchange downtown. We will also have tickets at Newt & Harrolds and Donnie Mac's, but I don't think they're quite there yet..... B-Town Batallion vs. Devil's Darlings VS Cell Block B vs. The Derailers
Hope to see you there!
|Saturday, January 13th, 2007|
|Friday, January 5th, 2007|
Bee - Eye - En - Gee - Oh! (AKA derby fundraiser)
The TVR girls are having another fundraiser/charity event this coming Monday, January 8th. We are having a Bingo game night at the Neurolux downtown. We are still trying to raise money to finish covering our bout expenses for the spring!Date:
Neurolux (downtown right next to the Record Exchange)Cost:
$5 cover also gets you five bingo cards, $1 for any more you'd like. There will be some fun prizes (including TVR merch!) - hope to see you there!Bonus:
We'll also be introducing our four recently formed teams! Devil's Darlings! Cell Block B! The Derailers! B-Town Batallion!
Our website is also in the process of being created. It's still VERY basic, but you can find more information out about our league, view our current calendar of events and see pictures of our teams. We will also have merchandise available soon at Café Press and tickets for the March 21st bout will be on sale later on this month! treasurevalleyrollergirls.net
Annnnnd if you want to see my player profile, it's HERE