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Silicon Valley Roller Girls is a 501©3 nonprofit roller derby league operating in San Jose, CA since 2007. As a nonprofit organization we rely on the generosity of our sponsors, fans and donors to keep the league running. Contributions provide SVRG the opportunity to travel, buy uniforms, rink time, equipment and other expenses.
We are dedicated to the athleticism and empowerment of all our athletes. We promote fitness and healthy living to our surrounding community. Becoming a sponsor is an opportunity to participate in improving the programs that ... Read More »
Roller derby is a full-contact sport where skaters engage in many hours of training on and off the track for high levels of endurance and strength. Dr. Mike of Rogerson Chiropractic helps league members with a range of aches and injuries, allowing skaters to continue to perform at a high level. A sponsor for two seasons, Dr. Mike attends our home bouts and brings his table with him so that he can provide track-side care. He is easily located by following the line of skaters waiting patiently to be adjusted before or after a bout.
Dr. Mike loves how chiropractic care frees his patients by restoring normal function back into their lives. In addition to members of SVRG, Mike has worked on ballet performers, world class Ironman competitors, and is in the process of obtaining a CCSP (certified chiropractic sports practitioner) ... Read More »
Located in downtown San Jose, the Silicon Valley Athletic Club is a full-service sports facility. Formerly known as the San Jose Athletic Club, SVAC has been an SVRG sponsor since 2010. It offers full court basketball, racquetball courts, a 25-yard swimming pool, weight rooms, massage therapy, cardiovascular machines and group fitness classes. Locker rooms include steam, sauna and spa. The Corinthian Ballroom hosts a number of events throughout the year.
To prepare for our 2013 season, SVAC helped us with our second annual Hotter on Hiatus challenge. Skaters Foo Bar, Luna Chick, Mad 4 Gravy, LauRAWR, Leigh Featherstone and Lizapalooza all competed in the off-season challenge to improve body mass ratios, build strength, and face the season with a strong foundation. Each athlete was measured by SVAC personal trainers for weight, strength and fitness indicators. Mad 4 Gravy won ... Read More »
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It has been a while since we posted pics of our battle wounds. Here are some of our favorites in case there was any doubt in your mind that roller derby was a full-contact sport. WARNING: Don’t scroll down if you’re squeamish!
Thanks to our medics for volunteering their time and expertise at our bouts and scrimmage practices:
We also appreciate the generous services of our sponsor, Dr. Mike Rogerson. Rogerson Chiropractic is a family and sports chiropractic clinic in Santa Clara.
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SVRG will be greeting people at Camera 7 theater in the Pruneyard, 1875 South Bascom Ave., Campbell, CA, and Camera 12 Downtown, 201 South 2nd St., San Jose, CA, for some evening showings of "Alice in Wonderland." Tim Burton, Johnny Depp, and 3D--could it get any better? Come get your Alice before you see the Malice in Wonderland at our bout on Saturday!!
We will be at the following showings. Hope to see you there!
Camera 7 Pruneyard: 7:00, 8:15, and 9:30
Camera 12 Downtown: 7:00 and 9:30
The Silicon Valley Roller Girls are thankful for our families, friends, sponsors, fans, and supporters. We are thankful for our hardworking zebra crew. We are thankful for our sister teams and competitors. We are thankful for having such an amazing season. We are thankful for the sport of roller derby.
And we are thankful for having each other. Everyone should be so lucky as to have such a close and supportive group of friends/teammates.