Who We Are
OUR HISTORYArizona Roller Derby (AZRD) was founded in 2003, it is the second-oldest and one of the best-established flat track leagues in the world. We are a skater-owned/skater-operated 501 (c)3 non-profit organization composed of skaters, officials, coaches, and volunteers. AZRD is also a charter member of the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), the only international governing body to regulate interstate play for flat track roller derby.
OUR MISSIONTo foster the international sport of women’s flat track roller derby as a skater-operated organization. Specific Aims:
• To develop internationally competitive skaters.
• To engage the interest and support of flat track roller derby with the local community.
• To contribute to the growth of local commerce and culture.
• To enrich the lives of participants through social and athletic experience.
AZRD welcomes all genders, sexual orientations, races, and religions. Much of our success is an unequivocal outcome of the support of our sponsors, volunteers, and fans. Our community is vital to our growth as a non-profit within Phoenix and Tempe as well as surrounding areas in Arizona.