Transferring to Hellfire Harlots - Spotlight on Becky Smith

3rd May, 2019

I transferred from Hull’s Angels Roller Derby (HARD) to Nottingham Hellfire Harlots in December 2018. I made this decision one afternoon, as I sat writing my proposal to become HARD's Captain for the following season. But I felt restless. I wanted...

Transferring to Hellfire Harlots - Spotlight on Becky Smith

Tiki Terror on the real importance of cross training

18th March, 2019

Many of us take up roller derby because it doesn’t feel like exercise. It’s a sport that doesn’t feel like a sport. The moment you strap your skates on and get on track, you don’t get the same feeling...

Tiki Terror on the real importance of cross training

The open recruitment experience - Vamp Vengeance

12th March, 2019

Hello potential new recruits! My name is Vamp Vengeance (aka Naomi) and I'm currently a semi-newbie with Nottingham's Hellfire Harlots. I (hopefully) will be graduating out of Sparks (which is essentially the...

The open recruitment experience - Vamp Vengeance

5 April

The Hellfire Harlots are expanding and so you may be aware that our B team are making their public debut at our next home bout – check our our Facebook event for the latest information.  I am incredibly proud to tell you that this is the squad we’ll be selecting our next few B team… Read more »

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5 April Bettie Mal Seizure and Wren E. Gade

Nottingham Hellfire Harlots played away on 22 March with a game against Leeds A Team, The Rebel Roses. The day began with Leeds B team vs Oxford Wheels of Gory. The Whip Its dominated the game from the outset and won 483 to 54. Oxford – we hope you could hear us cheering and encouraging… Read more »

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30 March Flying the HH flag

Running a roller derby team could easily be a full time job in itself so you’ll find that everybody needs to pull together for your league to become super awesome… so I’ve been thinking of ways you can help out and be an asset to your team. Volunteer! Use your enthusiasm and off-skates skills to… Read more »

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14 March

I began roller derby with the Hellfire Harlots in September 2013 and I was so nervous. I had been teasing the idea for 2 years before actually doing it, and each time I found an excuse why I shouldn’t – from a lack of self-confidence to the worries of getting hurt. But that day in… Read more »

12 March Damien

So what do I think about most of all on game day? Simple answer is, what don’t I think about? Luckily I am involved in a team of very talented skaters who totally buy in to the ethos of this team, which in short saves me huge headaches. So what does that leave? It leaves… Read more »

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