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Southglade Leisure Centre Health Suite – A Review!

Unlike many of our derby friends, we are really lucky to have a great relationship with our training venue. Southglade Leisure Centre have not only let us paint down a full-sized WFTDA track on their sports hall floor, they supported us when we were fundraising to get our team to A Skate Odyssey, and when they… Read more »

Finding The Three A’s of Awesome

I’ve been working so hard at a lot of things lately that the inspiration to be awesome hasn’t been as forthcoming for me as it has in the past. Unforgiving deadlines, a growing to-do list with no end in sight and physio to work on burns a person out, leaving her going through the motions… Read more »

Skate To SKOD – What A Team!

When we decided to accept GO-GO Ghent Roller Girls’ invitation to A Skate Odyssey (y’know, that WFTDA tournament happening next week), we knew we’d have to do a bit of fundraising to help get our skaters and crew over to Belgium. We couldn’t have anticipated the amazing response we’ve had from the entire league, our… Read more »

Kit Review: Ennui City Brace II

Since I started derby 18 months ago, I’ve been using 187 pro wrist guards, they were easy to wear and have probably saved me from a broken wrist but I’ve had numerous problems with them. My first pair, I broke the splint and although the convienient slit in the front, theoretically allows the replacement of… Read more »

14 is a magic number

2014 was a year of hard slog for the Harlots but 2015 is finally turning around for these 14 strong willed women who are determined to make 2015 the year everyone knows who the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots are and what they stand for. A dry bouting spell in the latter part of 2014 due to… Read more »