NYSE sponsors new college roller derby program at UNNJ

April 1, 2017 by Jonathan R
The New York Shock Exchange Roller Derby league is proud to announce its sponsorship of a brand new collegiate roller derby program at the University of Northern New Jersey (UNNJ). Beginning in the fall, all students will be able to join the program and be eligible for scholarships.

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August 12, 2016 by Jonathan R

Yesterday, skaters from the NY Shock Exchange appeared on CNBC Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange in order to promote the “Blood for Life” series of blood drives. Video here: http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000542440


More information about “Blood for Life” below.

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Dow Jones Average Season Opener – 5/14

May 7, 2016 by Jonathan R

The Dow Jones Average opens its 2016 season this upcoming Saturday (5/14) at Skate Safe America in Long Island.  They skate against the debuting Bad Apples Men’s Roller Derby Team.  The game is part of a doubleheader with the hosting Long Island Roller Rebels’ All Stars taking on the Gotham Girls Roller Derby Diamond District. Tickets on sale now!
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NYSE proudly joins Modern Roller Sports Association!

April 1, 2016 by Jonathan R

NYSE now has MRSA!

The skaters of the New York Shock Exchange are pleased to announce they have gotten MRSA as their new governing body of roller sports. The Modern Roller Sports Association (MRSA) is an infectious, world-wide organization dedicated to advancing all activities played on roller skates. Since 1961, MRSA has been officially recognized and spread across the globe as the leader in promoting healthy roller games. The Shock Exchange could not be happier with their contraction of MRSA membership and encourage all roller derby organizations to join the fun.

In all seriousness, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is no joke. It is a pathogenic bacteria that can cause serious infection. Maintain personal hygiene and seek care early if you think you might be infected. For more information: http://www.cdc.gov/mrsa/

To support patients with MRSA infections, further research, and public awareness please see the Survivors Network here: http://www.mrsasurvivors.org/

New York Shock Exchange Completes Historic Roller Derby Tour of Argentina!

February 29, 2016 by Jonathan R

The New York Shock Exchange proudly announces the successful completion of its Shock Sudamérica roller derby tour of Argentina and 1st place finish in the H.A.R.D (Hombres Americanos Roller Derby) Tournament.

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Shock Sudamérica sends NYSE to Argentina!

January 31, 2016 by Jonathan R

The New York Shock Exchange kicks off its historic Shock Sudamérica tour on Sunday, Febuary 7th! For the first time, a team from the United States of America will be traveling to Argentina to play roller derby.

These games will help South American men’s leagues complete their requirements to join the Men’s Roller Derby Association [MRDA]. Each league needs to play a game against a current member before they can join the MRDA.

Help support this effort to grow the support of roller derby and get some snazzy, limited edition goodies here: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/new-york-shock-exchange-shock-sudamerica-tour-2016/
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2015 Shocker Award Winners

January 20, 2016 by Jonathan R

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Shocker Awards!

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Boot Camp in Philly! 1/16/16

December 14, 2015 by Jonathan R

The New York Shock Exchange is thrilled to be teaching a roller derby skills boot camp in Philadelphia, PA on 1/16/16. All genders and skill levels, from beginner to advanced, are encouraged to attend these six hours of training to learn new tricks, hone their strategy, and have a great time on the track.
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Shock Sudamérica Party – 11/19

November 5, 2015 by Jonathan R

The New York Shock Exchange is going to South America!

At the 2014 Men’s World Cup, Argentina showed the world that Men’s Roller Derby is alive and kicking in South America. And just as with the UK and Australia, the New York Shock Exchange wants to head down to South America to bring this new world of skaters into the MRDA.
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2015 Championships Bracket Released

October 10, 2015 by Jonathan R

The 2015 MRDA Championship Bracket has been released! The Shock Exchange takes on the Southern Discomfort Roller Derby (London, England, UK) at 1:00PM EDT on Saturday, 10/17. A win means NYSE goes to the semi-finals; a loss puts NYSE in a consolation game.
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