Posts Tagged: roller derby

A Skate Odyssey From Nottingham to Belgium

Copyright Mike Choo

Nottingham’s top roller derby team the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots have announced today that they will travel to Ghent in Belgium to take part in /Skate Odyssey 2015/. Ten highly ranked European teams will take to the track across three days from the 15 – 17 May to battle it out in this Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) tournament…. Read more »

For many are called but few are chosen

Copyright Martyn Boston

You’ve got the basics, passed Minimum Skills, and now you want to jam or block… but your team wants you to do something different. In my case, I wanted to be a jammer. How do you marry those different ambitions?

I’m obsessed with my bum

Do you activate your glutes when playing roller derby?

  All I can think about at the moment is my arse and no, not because I think it looks good although, the size of it can be rather useful in roller derby!  I’m obsessing over my butt at the moment because it’s become apparent recently that it’s just not coming to the party where roller… Read more »

Nottingham Hellfire Harlots Secure First British Championships Win!

Some coverage in the Nottingham Post  Image copyright Jason Ruffell

Nottingham’s top roller derby team the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots have secured their first win of 2015 and their first win in the Tier 2 Roller Derby British Championships. Playing against old adversaries, Hot Wheel Roller Derby from Leeds, the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots were initially considered underdogs in the event hosted in Manchester but after several lead changes throughout and the… Read more »