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Virginia is for Shovers

Virginia is for Shovers is an annual roller derby event hosted by the Charlottesville Derby Dames (CDD), with invitational games and challenge bouts happening all day. It started as a tournament for Virginia teams but has recently included teams from around the region. Virginia is for Shovers has been held in late July or August since 2011 at the Main Street Arena in Charlottesville, Expoland in Fishersville, and the Rockingham County Fairgrounds in Harrisonburg. The Virginia is for Shovers invitational is always all-ages and family-friendly!

Shovers 2016: We’ll be taking a break from Shovers in 2016 to reassess the format, timing, and interest for the event. It might be back in 2017; it might not. We don’t know yet. If you’ve played, watched, volunteered, officiated, announced, or otherwise been involved with Shovers in years past: Thank you!

If you attended last year and want to give feedback, take this survey.

Didn’t make it in 2015? Check out some press from the Daily News-Record in Harrisonburg, VA.

For more information on the Charlottesville Derby Dames, please visit our website!