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When is a penalty box entry considered to have been started?
If my teammate and I are side by side, shoulder touching shoulder, but we are holding each other together with our hands in front of our hips (the link not making contact with the opponent we are blocking), is it an illegal multi-player block?
Should an Official Timeout (a time out initiated by the referees) that is taken after the previous jam ends with 30 seconds or less left in a period trigger an additional jam to be run?
The latest version of The Rules of Flat Track Roller Derby is available for download. This is the sixth full revision of the WFTDA rules since the organization developed the first shared rules for the sport of women’s flat track roller derby in 2005.
Provides official dimensions and marking procedures for the WFTDA roller derby track.
Hand signals, standard practices, and other related documents can be found in the officiating section.
These publications are released by the WFTDA Rules Committee periodically throughout the year, providing official guidance for interpretation of the rules.
Q: Should relative position be measured strictly between the initiator and recipient of a block, or may skaters not directly contacted by a block be considered part of that action?
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