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

30 December

Nottingham roller derby team, the Hellfire Harlots have announced that the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association have confirmed that they are now full WFTDA members. Along with 22 other leagues across the world including Copenhagen Roller Derby (Denmark), Paradise Rollergirls (Hawaii, USA) and Richter City Roller Girls (New Zealand), the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots are now… Read more »

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10 December

  Nottingham roller derby team, the Hellfire Harlots met the Bristol Harbour Harlots in their last away game of 2013 and brought home a win with a score of 128 – 225. The Hellfire Harlots met the Bristol Harbour Harlots in Nottingham last June and there was certainly scores to be settled over which Harlots… Read more »

3 December

The Hellfire Harlots returned home this week following their first international away bout against Swedish roller derby team, Crime City Rollers. The Nottingham sports team had flown out to Malmö, Sweden with a fiery determination to crush the team whom they had lost to in April last year by only one point but it wasn’t… Read more »

13 November

Nottingham Roller Derby team the Hellfire Harlots faced Sheffield Steel Roller Girls in their last home bout of 2013. The bout was a true test of the Harlots’ mettle as they took with win from Sheffield with a final score of  211 – 183. The Nottingham roller derby team had an incredible first half against local rivals Sheffield… Read more »

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26 October

  Today I watched my team skate without me. Well kind of, I was doing line ups so I didn’t actually get to see much of the game; it was a bitter sweet feeling, I so desperately wanted to be on that track with them, but I couldn’t and I was really grateful to still… Read more »