A Brief History of the Green Mountain Derby Dames
The Green Mountain Derby Dames (GMDD), Vermont's first Roller Derby League. Established in November 2007, GMDD is part of the modern roller derby resurgence. The league was accepted into the Women's Flat Track Derby Association's (WFTDA) in 2010.
GMDD is entirely skater-owned and -operated, which means our members work just as hard off the track to keep the league running. Our mission is not only to bring women's roller derby to the people of Vermont, but to make a positive impact in our community!
Founded: Winter 2007
Who: 40 Skaters and 7 Referees
What: Women's Flat Track Roller Derby
Venue: Champlain Valley Exposition, 105 Pearl Street, Essex Junction, Vermont
The Grade A Fancies, Black Ice Brawlers and our refs, the Legion of DOOM!
Green Mountain Derby Dames' Mission Statement
The mission of the Green Mountain Derby Dames is to empower women personally and athletically through the sport of roller derby. As a skater-owned and operated organization, it is our intention to hold ourselves to the highest standards of respect and sportswoman-ship on and off the track, uphold the rules and values of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association, and to be a positive force in our community.
What is Roller Derby
Below is an illustrated guide to Roller Derby, but to really get the feel for it, you have to come see it for yourself!
Contact the Green Mountain Derby Dames
You can find us skating at the Champlain Valley Exposition, but if you want to drop us an email, please pick your category below.
General Info: Info@gmderbydames.com
Events Email: Events@gmderbydames.com
Training Email: Training@gmderbydames.com
Public Relations: PR@gmderbydames.com
Skater Relations: Skating@gmderbydames.com
Sponsorship Committee: Sponsorship@gmderbydames.com