IN PHOTOS: Daze of Derby a big hit in Chilliwack

From right, Hayley Lennard (aka Rapainzel) and Sierra Therrien (Frank’ N Hurter) of Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls try to block a jammer during a game against Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
From left (in black), Sierra Therrien (aka Frank’ N Hurter), Hayley Lennard (Rapainzel) and Chancey Hall (Rex Machina) of Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls try to block a jammer during a game against Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls jammer Kyla Russell (aka Morgue N Bodies) at left, tries to get past a skater from Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls coach Jonathan Lemon (aka Roller Doobie) listens to a team Wolfpack skater during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls jammer Cally Penner (right), tries to get past a skater from Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls jammer Kyla Russell (aka Morgue N Bodies) tries to get through three skaters from Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls (in black) play against Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls (in black) play against Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack’s NWO Roller Girls (in black) play against Nanaimo’s Harbour City Rollers during the local flat-track roller derby league’s annual Daze of Derby event on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Bellingham Roller Betties teammates ‘Hangry Hannah’ (left) and ‘Pokeyto Mustachio’ share a laugh during Daze of Derby on Nov. 9, 2019 at the Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

It was ‘round the clock roller derby Saturday as nine teams from throughout B.C. and Washington State took to the track for the NWO Roller Girls’ annual Daze of Derby event at Chilliwack Landing Sports Centre.

The event was open to the public to come and watch roller derby for free all day long.

The day featured a mix of 16 shorter 20-minute bouts, eight full-length games, and three open scrimmages all on two separate tracks.

NWO Roller Girls Association is made up of two adult teams — Wolfpack and The Outsiders — plus its NWO Junior Roller Derby league which features the TNT Juniors (ages eight to 11) and the Honey Badgers (ages 12 to 18).

READ MORE: Daze of Derby returns for full day of roller derby action in Chilliwack


 

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