Roll in with A2D2
Oct
16
Oct 17

Roll in with A2D2

  • Necto Nightclub

Dance night featuring SuperDre, Pilar Cote, and DJ Holographic with A2D2

Recruitment Party & Potluck
Aug
3
1:00 pm13:00

Recruitment Party & Potluck

  • Gallup Park

Wanna build your fitness, confidence, and social circle? Become an A2D2 skater, referee, or volunteer! Join us for a recruitment meet 'n' greet and potluck at Gallup Park on Sunday, August 3.

Jul
12
5:00 pm17:00

A2D2 vs. Black-n-Bluegrass Rollergirls Double Header 7/12/14

  • Buhr Park

(Poster: Chelsea Lewis)

Arbor Bruising Co. vs. Black-n-Bluegrass Shiners (Florence, KY)
Brawlstars vs. Black-n-Bluegrass All Stars

Doors at 5, first bout at 5:30
Admission $12 online presale, $15 at the door.
Kids under 12 FREE with paid admission (2 for each paying adult)



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Ann Arbor Derby Dimes present Slurring Bee
Jun
29
2:00 pm14:00

Ann Arbor Derby Dimes present Slurring Bee

  • Wurst Bar

Flier: Chelsea Lewis

Think you're smart? Think you can drink? Join Ann Arbor Derby Dimes at the Wurst Bar Sunday, June 29 for a new kind of spelling bee: take a shot, spell a word.

It's that simple! Or is it? The winners will receive Ann Arbor Derby Dimes merchandise and bout tickets.

$15 participation fee. Participants over 21 welcome, simply show up before 2:00. Drink specials all night. No cover to come and watch the debauchery. 

A2D2 vs. Killamazoo Derby Darlins Double Header 6/7/14
Jun
7
5:00 pm17:00

A2D2 vs. Killamazoo Derby Darlins Double Header 6/7/14

  • Buhr Park

(Poster: Chelsea Lewis)

Brawlstars vs. Killamazoo Derby Darlins' All Stars
Arbor Bruising Co. vs. Killamazoo Killa Crew

Punky rockabilly sounds from The Devil Elvis Show

Tasty concessions from Ray's Red Hots

Doors at 5, first bout at 5:30

$15 at door, $12 via Brown Paper Tickets

After party open to guests 21+ at The Wurst Bar, 705 W. Cross St. in Ypsilanti.



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A2D2 vs. Battle Creek Cereal Killers Double Header 5/3/14
May
3
5:00 pm17:00

A2D2 vs. Battle Creek Cereal Killers Double Header 5/3/14

  • Buhr Park

A2D2 returns to Buhr Park May 3!

Arbor Bruising Co. vs. Battle Creek Cereal Killers A-Team
Ypsilanti Vigilantes vs. Battle Creek Cereal Killers B-Team

Tasty concessions from Ray's Red Hots

Halftime entertainment by Michigan Rocky Horror Preservation Society

Doors at 5, first bout at 5:30
$15 at door, $12 in advance via Brown Paper Tickets

After party open to guests 21+ at the Wurst Bar, 705 W. Cross St. in Ypsilanti. 

A2D2 Season Opener Triple Header 4/5/14
Apr
5
4:30 pm16:30

A2D2 Season Opener Triple Header 4/5/14

  • Total Roller Hockey

Ann Arbor Derby Dimes are kicking off our 2014 season -- our first as a full-fledged WFTDA league -- with an oversized night of hard-hitting derby action!

Arbor Bruising Co. vs. Fort Wayne Derby Girls 
Wave 7 Friends & Family Mini-Bout
Ann Arbor Brawlstars vs. Fort Wayne Derby Girls

It's three bouts in one! Watch the Bruisers and the Brawlstars take on the Fort Wayne Derby Girls, plus our newly graduated Wave 7 skaters get into the jam in their first public scrimmage!

Admission $12 presale, $15 at the door. Kids under 12 FREE with paid admission (2 for each paying adult)

Want even more bang for your buck? Buy season tickets -- but don't wait, because quantities are limited.

After party open to guests 18+ at Library Pub, 42100 Grand River Ave. in Novi.


Schedule
4:50 National Anthem
4:55 A2D2 Arbor Bruising Company vs Fort Wayne Derby Girls Swat Team
5:35 Halftime
5:50 Second Half
6:35 Rainbow Brite vs Star Stealers Mini- Bout Wave 7 
7:15 Break
7:40 Ann Arbor Brawlstars vs FWDG Bomb Squad
8:20 Halftime
8:30 Second Half
9:10 End of Bout
9:30 After Party at Library Pub

Ann Arbor Derby Dimes present Puzzle Thunder
Mar
22
2:00 pm14:00

Ann Arbor Derby Dimes present Puzzle Thunder

  • Wurst Bar

Puzzles go to the next level in A2D2's upcoming fundraiser, Puzzle Thunder! Twenty teams of four will race to finish a 500-piece jigsaw puzzle and complete other brain-bending mini-challenges! Get ready for action Saturday, March 22 at Wurst Bar.

Can you handle the thunder? Registration opens March 8 and is $20 per team. Teams must consist of four members age 18+.

Register your team |  RSVP on Facebook | Flier (FB) | Flier (Flickr)

Mar
2
10:00 am10:00

A2D2 Spring 2014 Boot Camp

  • A2D2 Boot Camp
Skaters get their gear checked before the kickoff of A2D2's inaugural Friends & Family scrimmage, May 2011. | AndrewPotterPhoto.com

Skaters get their gear checked before the kickoff of A2D2's inaugural Friends & Family scrimmage, May 2011. | AndrewPotterPhoto.com

Are you ready to roll? A2D2 welcomes skaters 18+ of all skill levels to enter Boot Camp. This rigorous four-month program, which culminates in a skills test, will prepare you for playing full-contact roller derby!

The next round of boot camp begins Sunday 3/2 and ends Wednesday 7/30. Boot camp practices run 10 a.m.-noon Sundays and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

Before you get started, view our New Skater Packet. It contains paperwork that you'll need to complete in order to enter Boot Camp, and has lots of vital information to get you acquainted with A2D2.

Please note that in addition to providing your own gear, you are responsible for an annual $65 WFTDA insurance fee, as well as $35 per month in league dues. If you have concerns about this, you may contact treasurer@a2derbydimes.org.

Need some hints on buying protective gear for derby? Check out X Sports Protective's guide to roller derby protective gear.

X Sports Protective ships quickly, but if you prefer buying locally visit Red Belly Boardshop (Ann Arbor), Play It Again Sports (various locations), All aBOUT Derby (Waterford), and Anime to Skateboards (Southgate).

Please contact recruitment@a2derbydimes.org with any other Boot Camp-related questions, including the address of the venue.

RSVP on Facebook | Complete paperwork in New Skater Packet and bring to Boot Camp

Feb
26
6:30 pm18:30

A2D2 Spring 2014 Raw Meat Session

  • A2D2 Raw Meat session

Interested in joining A2D2, but feeling your skating skills need a little push? At our Raw Meat session, you'll brush up on the basics of roller skating to prepare you to enter boot camp.

Please bring your own quad roller skates, plus a helmet, elbow pads, knee pads, wrist guards, and mouth guard.

This Raw Meat session is free to attend, and open to prospective skaters 18 and up.

Please contact recruitment@a2derbydimes.org with questions, including the address of the venue. We look forward to skating with you!

Need some hints on buying protective gear for derby? Check out X Sports Protective's guide to roller derby protective gear.

X Sports Protective ships quickly, but if you prefer buying locally visit Red Belly Boardshop (Ann Arbor), Play It Again Sports (various locations), All aBOUT Derby (Waterford), and Anime to Skateboards (Southgate).

I couldn’t skate in April. Now I can sprint, run on my toe stops, leap into the air, do a 180 jump-turn without breaking my neck and run into other people. Derby taught me all of it. You don’t need to be an experienced skater to be awesome and have fun!
— Susan B. Slamthony, skater with A2D2's Ypsilanti Vigilantes

RSVP on Facebook | View New Skater Packet for more A2D2 info

Ann Arbor Derby Dimes present A Night of Speed Dating
Feb
7
7:00 pm19:00

Ann Arbor Derby Dimes present A Night of Speed Dating

  • Arbor Brewing Co. Microbrewery (Corner Brewery)

Ann Arbor Derby Dimes are proud to present the second annual local, all-inclusive speed dating extravaganza, happening Friday, February 7 at Corner Brewery. No discrimination on gender or orientation and fun for all, whether you’re searching for a casual courtship, friendship or an everlasting valentine.

Cool, huh? To be part of the fun, show up at the door for $25.

Your registration fee gets you a drink ticket and access to a round robin date forum, 'Date a Derby Dime' auction, and an A2D2 meet & greet.

The 'Date a Derby Dime' auction features super special hang time with some of your favorite A2D2ers, like a Detroit Red Wings VIP experience, a trip to the Michigan Firehouse Museum, a tour of Detroit's historical Guardian Building, a night of gaming at Dave & Busters, and a guitar lesson.

RSVP on Facebook | Download and share flier

Jan
19
12:00 pm12:00

A2D2 Recruitment Fair

  • Buffalo Wild Wings

Wanna build your fitness, confidence and social circle? Join A2D2 as a skater, referee or volunteer! We're hosting a recruitment fair at Buffalo Wild Wings on Sunday, January 19.

Drop by anytime from 12-3 PM, meet some of our members and get the lowdown on becoming part of the A2D2 family, watch bout footage, play derby bingo, and grab a snack. We hope to see ya there!

Can't make it? Email recruitment@a2derbydimes.org anytime for information about A2D2 and how to join us.

RSVP on Facebook

Post-Halloween Dance Party
Nov
2
Nov 3

Post-Halloween Dance Party

  • Necto in the Red Room

Halloween is over, but we're not done with it yet! Celebrate just a little more Halloween with A2D2. Dance to DJ J. Clark's awesome jams, plus wear your finest funny or freaky costume for a chance to win our contest! More details TBA.

Doors at 9PM
$5 admission 21+
$10 admission 18-20

RSVP on Facebook

Mitten Kitten Mash-Up 3, North 10/12-10/13/2013
Oct
12
Oct 13

Mitten Kitten Mash-Up 3, North 10/12-10/13/2013

  • Kaliseum Recreation Complex

Buy tickets on Brown Paper Tickets

  • Saturday Pass $15.00  ($16.52 w/service fee) - General Admission - Saturday October 12th Only
  •  Sunday Pass $15.00  ($16.52 w/service fee) - General Admission - Sunday October 13th Only
  •  Weekend Pass $25.00  ($26.87 w/service fee)

RSVP to the Facebook Event HERE

Top-ranked women's flat track roller derby teams in Michigan collide in Kalkaska on October 12-13th, 2013 in this third annual Championship Tournament!  That's 2 days of family-friendly competition showcasing local and statewide talent in the world's fastest growing sport.

Action over the weekend will pit the teams in single-elimination play at a shot for the Kitten Cup.  Consolation brackets will help decide 3rd and 5th place, as well.

Featuring:
Ann Arbor Derby Dimes' Brawlstars
Lansing Derby Vixens
Lansing Mitten Mavens
Floral City Roller Girls (Monroe)
Traverse City Toxic Cherries
Small Town Outlaws (Kalkaska)
Bath City Roller Girls
Killamazoo Killa Crew (Kalamazoo)

Come check out the rising stars of the sport playing in our pleasant peninsula at one of the nicest venues Up North - the Kaliseum, home of the Small Town Outlaws!

As always there will be giveaways, contests, and a featured charity.

Come join us & support local roller derby in Michigan for a great low price!

A2D2 vs. Lansing Derby Vixens Double Header 6/8/2013
Jun
8
5:00 pm17:00

A2D2 vs. Lansing Derby Vixens Double Header 6/8/2013

  • Buhr Park
A2D2 returns to Buhr Park June 8!

Ann Arbor Brawlstars vs. Lansing Derby Vixens
Arbor Bruising Co. vs. LDV Capital Corruption

Hottt rock'n'roll from Las Drogas (featuring members of the Devil Elvis Show)
Tasty concessions from Ray's Red Hots

Doors at 5, first bout at 5:30
$12 suggested donation 

Additional details coming soon! Save the date!

Official website listing - http://annarborrollerderby.com/ann-arbor-derby-dimes-double-header-6813/
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