Who We Are


We have been closely monitoring updates and recommendations given by the CDC, the State of Illinois and WFTDA. In our efforts to reduce unnecessary exposure of COVID-19 with the safety and well being of our fans, family, and friends in mind, we are suspending all league activities to include practices, scrimmages, and any large gatherings until further notice.

MMRD was founded in 2011 and is Springfield, Illinois' all-female*, skater operated, non-profit 501(c)(3), amateur roller derby league, MMRD is committed to empowering athletes through sisterhood, sportspersonship and personal growth, both on and off the track. MMRD aims to be a vital part of the Springfield area community, seeking opportunities to support and promote local charities, sports and businesses. Through the sport of roller derby, MMRD offers a supportive environment that challenges athletes mentally and physically, in turn enriching the lives of our members and the community.

*to include transgender, non-binary and intersex persons.