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World Class Flat Track Roller Derby Tournament in Eugene

Published: May 01, 2018

The Big O Roller Derby Tournament is back at Lane County Event Center for 2018

Eugene, OR, May 4-6, 2018:  Emerald City Roller Derby (ECRD) will once again be hosting the annual Big O Roller Derby Tournament, featuring world class adult and junior derby teams from around the world.  We are proud to be able to host WFTDA, MRDA and JRDA sanctioned bouts featuring some of the top roller derby teams from around the globe. We kick off the weekend on Friday, May 4th with the top 2 ranked junior teams Santa Cruz Derby Groms and Seattle Derby Brats battling it out at 8:30pm.  Join us for 2 exciting top-level match-ups Saturday, May 5th as the #1 St. Louis Gatekeepers take on Bridgetown Roller Derby at 6pm, then #1 Victorian Roller Derby League goes head to head with Angel City Derby Girls at 8pm. The full schedule can be found online at http://ecrg.com/bigo/schedule/ along with info on the venue, special offers, local events and sponsorship opportunities for local businesses.  The Big O brings more than 4000 athletes, parents and fans annually to the Eugene area and we expect the turnout this year to be bigger than ever!  Volunteer opportunities are available for visiting teams and fans as well - contact us for more info on how YOU can help to make this year’s Big O the best yet.

Tickets can be purchased online at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3182852, at the door or through ECRD and competing team members.  Visit www.ECRG.com/BigO or find us on Facebook at @ECRG.TheBigO for more information, including a full list of this year’s competitors, official bout schedule, information on local events and lodging options and a list of our generous sponsors. ECRD would like to thank Ninkasi for their long-standing support in sponsoring the Big O Tournament and our local league! If you would like to know more about becoming a sponsor for this event, please contact bigOdirectors@ecrg.com or bigOsponsorship@ecrg.com.

Author: Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission

Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission, under the corporate umbrella of Travel Lane County, markets and promotes the region as a destination for sports, while providing resources designed to help events and planners succeed. Working with community partners, the Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission provides planning tools, educational opportunities and occasions to celebrate sport. These assets currently include a digital Sports Planner Guide, the SportsTown Awards program and the Oregon Sports Summit Education Conference. For more information, go to EugeneCascadesCoastSports.org.