August 3, 2012
AUSTIN, TEXAS – Fiercely talented skaters from the top 40 women’s flat track roller derby leagues in the world will compete for the sport’s greatest glory in the 2012 Women’s Flat Track Derby Association Playoffs and Championships this fall. The WFTDA is excited to announce this year’s Playoffs competitors, the top teams in their game play regions.
The second quarter regional rankings of all 156 WFTDA member leagues, released today, reflect the results of sanctioned bouts played through June 30. The top 10 teams from each region will compete in four Region Playoffs in hopes of being one of the three teams that will advance to the WFTDA Championships.
North Central Region Playoffs
Thrill of the Spill
Sept. 14-16, Niagra Falls, NY
West Region Playoffs
Bay of Reckoning
Sept. 21-23, Richmond, CA
East Region Playoffs
Sept. 28-30, Burlington, VT
South Central Region Playoffs
Oct. 5-7, Lincoln, NE
The WFTDA Playoffs and Championships offer five full weekends of full-speed, full-contact competition and thrills on wheels. Learn how to join the action in Niagara Falls, Richmond, Burlington, Lincoln, and at the Championships in Atlanta Nov. 2-4, at wftda.com/tournaments. Early bird tickets are on sale now!
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Kali Schumitz, WFTDA Public Relations – email@example.com
Juliana Gonzales, WFTDA Executive Director – 512-587-1859, firstname.lastname@example.org
Media and photographer credentialing information is available at wftda.com/tournaments/credentials.
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