USA Today: Travelon Sep 04 in News, Web by OC Roller Girls
The Orange County Roller Girls (ocrollergirls.com), a roller derby league founded in 2006, skate at The Rinks: Huntington Beach venue. Comprising multiple teams, the league includes such teams as the Wheel Housewives of OC and Pulp Friction. The league is open to the public, with athletes placed on teams based on ability. The league plays host to four different roller derby teams and offers training on fundamentals and basic skills. Skaters must be 21 years of age and pass a 30-day probationary period.
Based in Huntington Beach, The Orange County Roller Skates Shop (ocrollerskates.com) serves as the official merchandiser for the Orange County Roller Girls, carrying a host of t-shirts, bumper stickers and buttons devoted to the local league. The retail shop also features a variety of roller skating-related goods, including roller skates, helmets and knee pads.