Local women's roller derby promotes values - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Local women's roller derby promotes values

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - There was some pushing and shoving going on Saturday afternoon in Columbia's Jamil Temple. But it was all in good fun and for a good cause.

The Columbia Quadsquad rollergirls hosted a Winter Wonder Jam, a roller derby.

The group's mission is to promote sportswomanship, female empowerment and community consciousness through activities, events and charity involvement.

It highlighted the charity rolling readers Saturday. It's a non-profit organization that encourages kids to read.

The Columbia Quadsquad's next home bout is in March.

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