Venue Details

48 Star Starred
Kezar Pavilion
755 Stanyan St. San Francisco, CA 94117
415-831-6300
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Tinker
Handful of concession items; none were allowed in the auditorium!
San Francisco Bay Bombers Roller Derby info Oct 15 2012 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
I rode a motorcycle and parked in front
San Francisco Bay Bombers Roller Derby info Oct 15 2012 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

16 ratings
3.9 average rating
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20 events
8 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 18 2007

Excellent. Kick ass show! I can't wait for the championship.

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11 events
5 reviews
4 stars
attended Aug 18 2007

This event is a lot of fun if you'd like to experience the WWF meets a roller rink! My husband and I had a blast and would definitely go again. We took our 2 year old who didnt really appreciate it, but liked the cheering ...

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10 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 18 2007

This was seriously great fun! Having never been to a roller derby before and not knowing the rules, I was impressed at how entertaining it was and easy it was to get into it. Guys against guys, girls against girls, some serious defense on 4...continued

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Website

http://www.freewebs.com/bombersrollerderby/

Quotes & Highlights

“As wild of a crowd I have ever seen turned out for a great game. …one of the most vocal crowds ever seen in recent memory.” -Game Coverage Report By Robert Siese, April 28, 2007
Pictures from the last game at the Kezar Pavilion (April 28, 2007).
Goldstar has listed several Bombers games before, with favorable feedback from our members!

Description

Roller Derby has its roots in the Transcontinental Roller Derby in 1935, which simulated a cross-country roller skating race between teams of skaters. Over time, this race developed into the modern contact sport of Roller Derby. The San Francisco Bay Bombers is probably the most recognized team of the original Roller Derby franchises. The team name has been around since 1954, and today’s San Francisco Bay Bombers are carrying on that legacy. They skate in the original Roller Derby style, fielding women and men skaters on each team alternating on the track. The playing field is a masonite banked track roughly the size of a basketball court, unlike many new leagues that skate on a flat surface.