The USARS Roller Derby Player of the Year is awarded to a current roller skater or team who typifies the best in roller derby through consistently superior performance, outstanding progress through the competitive season or contributions made in showcasing the sport to others.
To receive this award, the candidate must:
1) Be a USARS member in good standing
2) Have demonstrated clearly superior performance throughout the competitive year; or, the individual must have made an outstanding effort to improve his or her level of achievement during the competitive year;
3) Have demonstrated a willingness to share his or her event knowledge with others through participation in exhibitions, demonstrations, clinics; or, through acceptance of invitations to visit other countries for these purposes;
4) Have conducted himself or herself with distinction at all events in which he or she represented roller derby for USA Roller Sports or the United States.
Approved by the USA Roller Sports Board of Directors – October 12, 2013