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Learning lasts a lifetime

It’s a really old saying and one that gets brushed under the carpet but it really is true. Personally, I learn a whole heap at every game and training session that I attend with my league. It’s part of my job and if I leave any session without more knowledge than I turned up with… Read more »

Guest post: Body Confidence by Astrid Longhurst

Hi everyone, my name is Astrid Longhurst. I am a life & Body Confidence Coach and also the author of the book “Body Confidence.” I just wanted to say a big thank you to Jenny for asking me to write this blog. Finn Furious and I met in that space called virtual reality on a radio discussion [BBC… Read more »

Bout day is a’coming!

  At Harlot HQ, we are getting really excited for Saturday 3 May. Why? IT’S BOUT DAY! Not just any old bout day, our A team will face southern lovelies, Seaside Siren Roller Girls and our B team will be making their debut against another local roller derby team, Derby’s Haunted City Rollers! This is… Read more »

UKRDA unveils transgender policy

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The United Kingdom Roller Derby Association (UKRDA) has today [Wednesday, April 16] announced the appointment of their new Transgender Liaison and the ratification of their Transgender Policy. The policy creates a uniform standard of treatment of transgender skaters, and ensures the protection and safety of transgender skaters throughout the UK, with UKRDA member leagues committing… Read more »

#HarlotHappyBody

If you read the first part of my body confidence blog you’ll have realised that body confidence is really important to me. Not only from a personal stand point, but I want people to know there is another option. We don’t all have walk around feeling like we’re not good enough. Let’s face it, life… Read more »