Roller Derby Daze


Have you seen the ads for the new roller derby movie, Whip It? Did you know Sacramento has its own derby girls? Yep, two teams, in fact. Sacramento proudly features the Sac City Rollers and the Sacred City Derby Girls (

Sacred City is holding its next “bout” (match/race/competition) this Saturday, Oct. 17, at  Roller King, 889 Riverside Ave. in Roseville ( You can ride the party bus (or the drunk bus, as I call it) from Limelight at 1014 Alhambra Blvd. (

And, if you think you have what it takes, the Sac City Rollers are holding tryouts on at 9 a.m. on October 18 at Foothill Skate Inn (, and Sacred City will hold theirs at 5 p.m. on Oct. 25 at 1501 North C St.