Richter City Roller Derby

Richter City Roller Derby

Fundraising helps RCRD to keep our travel & membership costs as accessible as possible, so more women can get involved in Roller Derby.



Established in 2007 by a handful of women with a vision, we are a skater owned and operated Roller Derby league. We help women to find their place and discover their strengths in our fabulous crazy sport. Our All Stars travel team is ranked the NZ#1 and Convicts, our development team, is NZ#8**

Costs for travel and accommodation for away bouts in 2015 came to around $30,000. That’s an average of $1,100 per skater. In 2016, we are expecting that amount to be even higher with multiple tournaments in NZ and Australia.

Our skaters pay both yearly and monthly fees to be a part of the league. In addition to this, our skaters cover the majority of the travel and accommodation for away bouts out of their own pockets.

Fundraising helps RCRD to keep our travel & membership costs as accessible as possible, so more women can get involved in Roller Derby.


We have over 3500 likes on our FaceBook page. If each of those fans could donate just $2, our costs would be reduced significantly. Please give a little, because every little helps.

UPDATE: We are so appreciative of any donations that we have decided that every donation of $5 or more, between now and the end of April 2016, will be put in a draw to win a 2016 Home Team Season Pass. IN ORDER TO BE ENTERED INTO THE DRAW YOU MUST PROVIDE YOUR NAME AND EMAIL ADDRESS (i.e. there is no way for us to enter anonymous donations into the draw)

**NZ ranking 31 Aug 2015

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The objectives of Richer City Roller Derby are:

** Promote and support the sport and spirit of Roller Derby ** Encourage women to join ** Hold competitive events and travel to other events ** Help other leagues/teams get started in NZ ** Endeavour to remain affiliated with the Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA)

Above all, the teams at Richter City are dedicated to giving our fans exactly what they want - Beauty, Brains, Bruises … and Awesome Roller Derby.

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Richer City Needs Your Help To Get To Australia  23 February 2016

WOW - in 2016 both the All Stars and The Convicts (RCRD's A and B Travel Teams) have been invited to play at major roller derby tournaments in Australia. We are excited. We hope you are too. Please donate and help us with our travel costs, every little really does help. Don't forget, every donation over $5 gives you an entry into the draw for an RCRD Home Season Pass!

The ALL STARS will be showing their might at the Royal Rumble, on the Gold Coast. 18 TEAMS, TWO DIVISIONS ... WHO WILL BE CHAMPION?

The CONVICTS will be making their first ever appearance at an overseas tournament when they take their wheels to Adelaide and smash it up in THE GREAT SOUTHERN SLAM.

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