Derby-in-Derby race coming in June

The CT RollerGirls announced the second annual Derby-in-Derby 5k Race on the Derby Greenway, set for Sunday, June 9.

The race, which begins at 9 a.m., can be completed at your own pace and is open to all ages. The 3.2 mile run is right alongside the scenic Housatonic River.

A special foot-race competition will be held the day of the 5K challenging participants to compete against some of CTRG’s top skaters.

Registration for the 5K costs $20 in advance and $25 the day of and includes a free water bottle and commemorative CTRG tee shirt.

Visit to register in advance.

Part of the proceeds from the Derby in Derby 5K Race will go to the Wounded Warrior Project.

For more information on the CT RollerGirls and our sponsors, upcoming bouts and special events, visit