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

3 February

A roller derby league can only be awesome with dedicated and amazing people behind the scenes and when everything runs smoothly, great stuff happens. Nights out, top notch training and bouts to remember don’t happen on their own, everybody in a league has to pitch in as most roller derby leagues are run by the… Read more »

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2 February SSRG Scrim HH Nottingham

How lucky are we getting two teams to visit us for a scrim two weeks running? Last week, Hells Belles scrimmed with our B-team and this week we had Sheffield Steel Roller Girls come to join us for our mixed (A+B team) Scrim Sunday. Following our bout with Royal Windsor Roller Girls down in London… Read more »

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26 January Harlots B scrim

  Today we have been incredibly lucky to have the fabulous Hell’s Belles drive up from Hertfordshire to scrim with our incredible B team! Thank you ladies, what an awesome game! A couple of our Harlots A team sat on the side lines encouraging our Harlot sisters on and I know my heart was swelling… Read more »

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25 January

Wow, second week at Firecrackers [The Nottingham Hellfire Harlots’ intermediate skating group] and I didn’t fall on my ass! Result! I have fallen in love with roller derby though it sounds such a cliché (as all the blogs I read say the same thing) it’s true! I don’t do team sports, I never have. From… Read more »

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11 January Roller boutique

Since October we have welcomed so many ladies to the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots that we have decided to put together a quick blog about kit to answer all those frequently asked questions that everybody has. If you’re on a tight budget then ask around your league to see if anyone has any kit they want… Read more »

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