MARION, IL (KFVS) - The Women's Flat Track Derby Association announced Tuesday that the Southern Illinois Roller Girls have been accepted as a member.
The WFTDA is the national governing body for women's amateur flat track roller derby in the U.S.
As a member, the SIRA joins the ranks of over 75 all-female, skater owned and operated leagues nationwide that have united to lead the growing sport of women's flat track roller derby.
The SIRA have been skating together since June 2009 and have donated well over $10,000 to charity since their inception. The girls will be hitting the track again for an intraleague fundraising scrimmage on Feb. 11 at The Pavilion in Marion. You can click here for ticket details.
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