Mid Atlantic Roller Derby
Mid Atlantic Roller Derby is a not for profit, skater owned and operated, roller derby league based in Hampton Roads, Virginia. Founded in 2013. M.A.R.D strives to offer a unique athletic endeavor to our members and provide our community with support and entertainment.
We are proud members of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association apprentice program.
Founded in 2005, the Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) promotes and fosters the sport of women's flat track roller derby by facilitating the development of athletic ability, sportswomanship, and goodwill among member leagues.
The governing philosophy of the WFTDA is “by the skaters, for the skaters.” Female skaters are primary owners, managers, and/or operators of each member league and of the association. Operational tasks include setting standards for rules, seasons, and safety, and determining guidelines for the national and international athletic competitions of member leagues.