Oakland Convention Center Welcomes the Golden Bowl Oakland Roller Derby
07/28/2011

The Golden Bowl Oakland Roller Derby will be held August 12 through 14, 2011 at the Oakland Convention Center, located among trendy California dining, shopping, and entertainment opportunities.

Online PR News – 28-July-2011 – – The Oakland Convention Center will host the 2011 Golden Bowl Oakland Roller Derby on August 12 through 14, 2011, featuring the Bay Area Derby Girls team. Currently a local favorite, the B.A.D. Girls rank fourth out of more than 25 competing teams in the 2011 first quarter West Member League.

According to the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association, roller derby is quickly becoming the fastest growing sport in the United States. Combining intense speed with fierce strategy, this high-contact athletic event will span three days and showcase the top teams from across four western states. Guests attending the Golden Bowl at the Oakland Convention Center can enjoy these amenities:

• Short 10-minute drive from Oakland International Airport
• Newly renovated rooms at the attached Oakland Marriott City Center
• Convenient location among popular downtown attractions
• Quick 12-minute BART subway ride to San Francisco
• On-site parking garage

For more information on the Golden Bowl Roller Derby event at the Oakland Convention Center, please visit: http://www.bayareaderbygirls.com/

Guests of the 2011 Golden Bowl Oakland Roller Derby tournament can experience the gripping derby action for themselves, while also enjoying the surrounding California area. The Convention Center is located near Jack London Square, which offers trendy dining, shopping, and entertainment opportunities for leisure and business travelers. Visitors can rent bicycles, take the subway, or travel by foot to explore all the sites Oakland and nearby San Francisco have to offer.

For more information on the Oakland Convention Center, host of the 2011 Golden Bowl Oakland Roller Derby, please visit http://www.oaklandconventioncenter.com or call 510-466-6455.