Posts Tagged: roller derby

Womens Sport Weekend

Hellfire harlots_notts forrest

We’ve got an amazing weekend of women’s sport ahead of us in Nottingham! First up on Saturday 5th September, the Nottingham Hellfire Harlots A and B teams play Central City Rollergirls’ A and B teams at Nottingham Trent University’s Clifton campus. For £7 in advance or £8 on the door, you get two fast-paced games… Read more »

My First Scrim

Beth first scrim award

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 »

Finding The Three A’s of Awesome

...and back to earth with a bump!

I’ve been working so hard at a lot of things lately that the inspiration to be awesome hasn’t been as forthcoming for me as it has in the past. Unforgiving deadlines, a growing to-do list with no end in sight and physio to work on burns a person out, leaving her going through the motions… Read more »

Skate To SKOD – What A Team!

The final number of laps - together we burst through our target and passed our goal.

When we decided to accept GO-GO Ghent Roller Girls’ invitation to A Skate Odyssey (y’know, that WFTDA tournament happening next week), we knew we’d have to do a bit of fundraising to help get our skaters and crew over to Belgium. We couldn’t have anticipated the amazing response we’ve had from the entire league, our… Read more »