Roller Girls competition set for Haywood


Swain County’s Smoky Mountain Roller Girls will travel to Haywood County to take on the Thunder Road Roller Girls in the upcoming “Debut Taunt Brawl” at 6 p.m. June 30 at the Haywood County Fairgrounds.

This event marks Smoky Mountain’s first away bout as well as Thunder Road’s first-ever bout. The doors will open at 5 p.m. All ages are welcome.

The Smoky Mountain Roller Girls is an all-female roller derby league with members from Bryson City, Sylva, Cullowhee, Stecoah and Cherokee. Thunder Road Roller Girls is comprised of women from Haywood County.

Tickets are $10 at the door or can be purchased online. Children age 12 and younger get in free.


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