Canterbury Park Welcomed a New Breed of Athlete

We asked Canterbury to ditch the horse thing and host a new kinda athlete this year: The Derby Athlete. We rolled into Canterbury Park on our own roller skates for the first time ever to host North Star Roller Derby’s unLucky Season 13 premiere—Black Cat-astrophe, our very own mini-tournament to kick off the season Dec. […]

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Meet the Rookies: Zebra Edition

Every season we like to introduce you to some of our rookies. We’re starting off with our Officials crew. We asked them about what brought them to NSRD and what it’s like to be a Zebra. Freyja Mind, NSO What was it like NSOing your first bout/scrimmage? Were you nervous? I was nervous, but in […]

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Meow! unLucky Season 13 is finally here!

Some may think black cats are bad luck, but we disagree. Get ready for the purrrrrrfect kick off to unLucky Season 13 – “Black Cat-astrophe” this Saturday at the Canterbury Expo Center in Shakopee! We’ve been sharpening our claws and practicing our pounce ahead of this mini-tournament. And how fur-tuitous, the first bout of the […]

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First Give to the Max Day a success!

Wow! What a way to kick off our 13th season! We could not be more thankful for all our amazing fans and supporters. You made our very first Give to the Max Day a huge success. In fact, #GTMD18 was our most successful league fundraiser in recent memory! We raised a grand total of $1,190 […]

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Giving Never Felt so Good: #GTMD18 with North Star Roller Derby

North Star Roller Derby is excited to announce that we will be part of Give to the Max Day, Minnesota’s annual epic giving holiday. #GTMD18 takes place Nov. 15, but early giving is already underway. You can learn more about NSRD and make a donation on our Give to the Max page. To make this […]

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NSRD is Now on Amazon Smile!

Do you buy things from Amazon? Cool! Us, too! Now, your online shopping habits can help support North Star Roller Derby! Because of our new nonprofit status, we now qualify for Amazon Smile. If you’d like, you can click here to sign up to support NSRD. When you do, a small percentage of your purchase […]

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Watch our Halloween-Themed Mixer Live!

  We’ve got a spooky surprise in store for fans! This Saturday, Nov. 3, we will be holding a Halloween-themed mixer and we’ll be broadcasting it live! Join the live viewing party at the James Ballentine VFW Post 246, 2916 Lyndale Ave. S, starting at 4 p.m. and stick around for the awesome afterparty. Costumes are […]

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We’re Now a Nonprofit!

North Star Roller Derby is so very pleased to finally announce that we are now a nonprofit! This was a labor of love and our major project over the course of the past year. As you may or may not have noticed, we were formally an LLC. It was not an easy or quick switch. […]

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Congrats to the Supernovas at the Continental Cup!

North Star Roller Derby’s all-star team, the Supernovas, climbed the rankings this past season. All their hard work and higher-level play paid off when they were invited to the first-ever WFTDA North America East Continental Cup. This post-season tournament took place in Kalamazoo, Michigan Aug. 17 through Aug. 19 and showcased 12 tough teams playing in […]

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New Season, New Friends!

A new home season means new skaters! North Star Roller Derby would like to welcome our 2018 rookies to their new teams for Season 13!   Banger Sisters: Judgment Bae and Patty Gnarr  Delta Delta Di: ReBEAST, Short Stack, Slim Sadie, and Sunny Oh-No Kilmore Girls: Bzz Kill, H-Bomb, Lemony Kick-it, Luella De Vil, Rilda the […]

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