Portland Maine Men's Roller Derby

Casco Bay Gentlemen's Derby

May 31 Casco Bay Gentlemen’s Derby vs The Perfect Storm

May 15, 2014 | Categories: Events

10258455_692245440835652_7763621623061852175_oDon’t miss the gents next bout right here in the pine tree state. The Nautical Knockdown, a double header featuring The Perfect Storm against Casco Bay Gentlemen’s Derby and Breakwater Blackhearts against the Bay State Brawlers is being hosted by the Rock Coast Rollers.

For more details and to join the event visit the facebook event page.

When: Saturday, May 31

Location: Mid-Coast Recreation Center, Inc.
535 West St, Rockport, Maine 04856.

Tickets: Available via Brown Paper Tickets. $10 in advance, $12 at the door.

Time: Doors open at 5 pm; First whistle at 6 pm.

Tickets available online or at the following local vendors: Good Tern Co-op, Belfast Co-op, Clean Bee, Midcoast Recreation Center, Fog Bar, and Megunticook Market.

Half-time performance by Droplet Dance. A portion of the proceeds from the bout will go to the Darling Marine Center, UMaine.

Rematch with B’Zerkers of Mass Maelstrom 5/10

April 27, 2014 | Categories: Events

5/10 The Gentelmen are heading to Mass for a double header!

Saturday May 10, the Casco Bay Gentlemen’s Derby will be taking on the B’Zerkers of Mass Maelstrom. The game will be the second of a double header with Mass Attack All Stars battling the Albany All Stars. Head down to Taunton, Massachusetts to them on. More info is available here. Tickets are available here.

Casco Bay Gentlemen’s Derby in the Community

March 30, 2014 | Categories: Announcements

On Friday February 28, 2014, members of the Casco Bay Gentlemen’s Derby visited Preble Street to present the league’s donation from our February 1st “Get Your Heart On” charity bout.  The league looks forward to partnering with Preble Street and other local charities in the future both on the track and in the community.

Pictured from left Bully Destroyer, Gingeronimo, Foul Plague, and Roc This, along with Preble Street’s Melanie McKean

Pictured from left Bully Destroyer, Gingeronimo, Foul Plague, and Roc This, along with Preble Street’s Melanie McKean

The league would like to thank our sponsors, Ray and Robin’s Hobby Center, Turn Two Skate Shop, 207 Brand, and Warren Mancini Tattooist for helping to make the event and the donation possible.  Casco Bay Gentlemen’s Derby would also like to extend our appreciation to our fans, volunteers, the Pirate Hunters (featuring skaters from the Mass Maelstrom, Vermont Men’s Derby, and Connecticut Death Quads), Happy Wheels Skate Center and their staff, and Geno’s Rock Club for supporting and participating in this great event.

4/13 SPEED SKATING CLINIC BY ROC THIS!

March 9, 2014 | Categories: Events, Practices

Roc thisDo you ever feel like you could go FASTER? Well now you can! Casco Bay Gentlemen’s own Roc This will be leading a 2-hour speed skating skills clinic!

See the Facebook Event

PURPOSE:

Explain body mechanics to take a skater from good to BETTER. Perform steps/crossovers that are effective and powerful. Minimize effort to conserve energy and increase effectiveness. Learn body position for balance and breathing.

This will be an informative course to relate how speed skating and roller derby coincide to assist a skater in becoming more effective, efficient, & more useful to your derby team/club. Performance by each skater will be expected.

The overall goal is to give you the information and practical experience to take your skating to the next level. From there it will be Practice, Practice, Practice.

Essentials of the course will include: Proper warm-up, stretching, body position & mechanics, stepping & crossovers, starting techniques, and nutritional needs.

ABOUT KERRY C. / ROC THIS:

– Competitive Speed Skating since 1968
– 5-time National Speed Champion (quads)
– National Placements since 2002 (quads)
– Indoor and Outdoor Inline Competitor (marathon-length racing)
– 2-time Gold Medal Defi L’lle de Montreal (79.5 mile Ultra-marathon)
– Competitor/Coach in Speed and Hockey

BRING:

– Your derby gear (helmet, knee-elbow-wrist pads, mouthguard, skates!)
– Fluids for hydration
– Nutritional supplements (Powerbars, trailmix, etc.)
– An open an good attitude.
– Appropriate wheels. Floor is grippy and will hold for harder wheels.

WHO:

– Any current member or official in a roller derby league (male or female) that is age 18+
– Any current skater with Derby Lite who is/has enrolled in an Intermediate class or higher that is age 18+
– Anyone of any age or experience level can observe off-skates

HOW TO REGISTER / PAYMENT:

– There are 50 on-skates spaces available
– $10 for on-skates participation
– $5.00 for off-skates participation

WHERE

Happy Wheels Skate Center, 331 Warren Ave, Portland, Maine 04103

Payment via PayPal:

Please pay and register with your FULL REAL NAME (First and Last) and your League and Skater Name (optional) via PayPal by sending money “to friends and family” to this email:
CascoBayGentlemensDerby@gmail.com

Payment via Cash:

Cash payments on the day of the event will only be permitted if there are available spots day-of the event.

 

We have been featured in the Bangor Daily News

March 2, 2014 | Categories: Announcements

Tony R. Bennett wrote a piece about us before we took on Vermont’s Mean Mountain Boys in September. Check out the video below and read the full article at The Bangor Daily News.