Posts Tagged: fresh meat

My First Scrim

By Miss May-Hemm It’s fair to say I am not a natural at Roller Derby [ed remark: disagree!], so when it was time for my first scrim I was quite nervous. The Hellfire Harlots are possibly some of the best motivators and supporters I have ever known, so when I voiced my anxiety they were… Read more »

Our 2015 Recruitment has started!

We never fail to be impressed by our sparks when we run a new intake! We have opened our doors again for another 12 week training programme where we will teach you the basics to set you on your path to playing the greatest sport on earth. Doors are open for three weeks before we… Read more »

How it feels to progress from Fresh Meat…

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 »

Buying your first kit for roller derby

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 »

What fresh meat need to know about wheels

Heartless Breaker

Now that Hellfire Harlot Coco De Maul is a poster girl for derby-owned retailer Roller Bootique, a lot of our girls are taking a greater interest in their kit! We’re getting all kinds of questions about wheels in particular at the moment, so hopefully, this blog should answer a few questions for anybody who is… Read more »