Roller derby enthusiasts unite at Derby NationNing Network Spotlight
Derby Nation is a social network for roller derby players, coaches, officials, and fans from leagues across the country. Members join groups based on their affiliation with the sport, like groups for referees, coaches, and roller derby newbies. To see roller derby in action, check out the photos on Derby Nation.
A text box on the main page welcomes members, explains the goal of Derby Nation, and encourages members to post events. The importance of events on this social network is reinforced by the placement of the Events feature at the top of the left column on the main page. This way, members and visitors instantly get a sense of what’s happening in the derby world and want to post their own bouts, tryouts, and social events.