Posts Tagged: Nottingham

Why I Started Roller Derby By Kay Blammity

This is my story of why I had a go and why I keep going back again and again. It was nearly two years ago when I nervously went along to my first Sparks session. I had missed the first one and I was jointly terrified that the Harlots wouldn’t take me and that they… Read more »

Scrim! Thank You Sheffield Steel Roller Girls

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 »

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 »